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Reynolds, Lorillard, And The Master Settlement Agreement Vs. Anti-Trust Regulators

The Master Settlement Agreement will all but guarantee the Lorillard acquisition gets pushed through. Anti-trust regulators approved the prior RAI acquisition with the same prospective market share and cap. The biggest winner seems to be Imperial Tobacc
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Jul 18, 2014 00:51
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Altria Group Management Discusses Q1 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Okay, and then on e-cigarettes, I think it's sort of a philosophical question. It's certainly legal to advertise those products much more broadly than other tobacco products or tobacco-deprived products, including television and some of the leading brand
Seeking Alpha blog network
added Apr 25, 2013 16:52
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FDA Retail Inspections Now Being Conducted in 40 States

the FDA conducts two kinds of retail inspections through these various state agencies. One type of inspection involves the use of a minor under the supervision of a trained inspector who enters a retail store and attempts to purchase cigarettes, roll-your
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Oct 9, 2012 16:30
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[Colorado] Insights Abound at Smoker Friendly Conference

Last week, I had the honor of moderating a panel of leaders from innovative cigar, RYO/MYO and cigarette manufacturers at the 2015 Smoker Friendly Conference and Tobacco Festival. Dan Carr, president of General Cigar, Richmond, Va., J. Kelly Michols, CEO
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 26, 2015 22:19
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Health Groups' Letter to the President on FDA Regulation (PDF)

Dear Mr. President: It has been more than a year since the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed a regulation to extend its authority over all unregulated tobacco products. Given the health risks of these unregulated products, particularly to
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 28, 2015 12:37
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Cigars Expose Smokers to Harmful, Cancer-causing Agents

“Cigar smokers have higher levels of exposure to harmful constituents, including cotinine, NNAL, and toxic metals, than non-tobacco users,” Chen said. “Once differences are accounted for in frequency of use, the levels of NNAL, a strong carcinogen, are c
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
added Nov 7, 2014 11:34
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Pleasure Factor May Override New Tobacco Rules

Buried deep in the federal government’s voluminous new tobacco regulations is a little-known economic analysis ...The obscure formula would have a perverse effect, experts said. The more successful regulators are at reducing smoking, the more it hurts the
New York Times
added Aug 6, 2014 14:00
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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Rational policy for e-cigarettes

communities might want to hold off on banning public use of these devices. Until we know they pose a threat to anyone but the user, how are they different from banning nicotine gum? Adults are free to make their own decisions unless there’s a good reason
Wicked Local (MA)
added Oct 26, 2013 20:09
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[Massachusetts] Mass gov't. officials attempt to regulate e-cigarette sales

As a bill to prohibit minors from purchasing electronic cigarettes works its way through the state legislature, Mass. Attorney Gen. Martha Coakley, along with 39 other attorneys general, signed a letter to the Food and Drug Administration asking that e-c
The Daily Free Press (Boston University)
added Oct 2, 2013 03:32
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[Florida] FDA to now begin investigating e-cigarettes

At the e-cig kiosk in Paddock Mall, owner Johnny Mays — who calls himself Johnny Vapor, master vaporologist — defended the world's fastest-growing tobacco trend. Mays held a 48-page e-cigarette study commissioned by the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarett
Ocala (FL) Star-Banner
added Jul 17, 2013 08:56
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