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[Maryland] STIER: Over-regulation defeats the purpose of e-cigarettes

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is working diligently to regulate e-cigarettes in a way that protects their public health potential while minimizing any risks. That's why the agency, as well as states and cities across the country, are banning sale
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Nov 1, 2014 22:51
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Illinois High Court Takes Up $10 Billion Philip Morris Case

A decade ago, the Illinois Supreme Court killed off a $10 billion deceptive marketing verdict ... The case appeared to be over. But in 2008, the U.S. government wrote in an amicus brief in another case that it never authorized the descriptors "light" an
Litigation Daily
added Sep 25, 2014 13:24
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[New York] GLANTZ: FDA Should Prohibit Flavors in all Tobacco Products including Electronic Cigarettes (new evidence)

The research found: Flavor additives attract young people to electronic cigarettes Flavored solutions were one of the most attractive e-cigarette characteristics identified by our participants. A 26-year-old conventional cigare
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Aug 8, 2014 12:18
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S&M Brands, Inc. Announces FDA Approval On Its Newly Redesigned Riverside® Cigarette Brands

it has received Substantial Equivalent orders from the FDA on its newly redesigned Riverside... S&M Brands, Inc. is one of the few companies, behind Lorillard, Inc., that has navigated the Tobacco Control Act to obtain approval of a new cigarette tobacco
PR Newswire
added Jul 15, 2014 14:35
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CIGARS SHOULD NOT BE EXEMPTED FROM REGULATION BY THE FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION (PDF)

The Tobacco Control Act gives FDA considerable flexibility to determine how to apply its regulatory authority to cigars and other tobacco products that were not immediately under FDA’s jurisdiction. FDA is not required to regulate all tobacco products li
RegulateALLTobacco.org (CTFK)
added Jul 11, 2014 18:57
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FDA’s Proposed Warning Statements Are Weak and Ineffective in Form and Content and Should Be Replaced with Effective Messages

We just submitted this public comment to FDA. ... 1) Remove the word WARNING from the messages. 2) Increase the suggested size of warning messages from 30% to at least 50%. 3) Change the warning message color from black and white to bright yellow b
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 13, 2014 07:48
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FDA’s Proposed Exception for Premium Cigars (Option 2) Does Not Protect the Public Health and Should Be Rejected

Lauren Lempert and I submitted a public comment today opposing FDA's "Option 2" to exempt "premium cigars" from regulation. Here is what we submitted:
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 3, 2014 14:26
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LETTER: HAMBURG: Regulating E-Cigarettes: The View From the FDA

Where the science does not exist, we are able to finance the research to answer key questions related to e-cigarette safety and consumer behavior, including four studies that will focus on the contents of e-cigarette vapor.
New York Times
added May 12, 2014 19:52
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[Minnesota] The Freedom to Breathe coalition reacts to FDA's proposed e-cigarette regulations

FDA's proposed regulations are a good first step to creating consistency and oversight at the federal level around this new and addictive product. They do not, however, address upholding a standard of clean indoor air that Minnesotans expect and support.
PR Newswire
added Apr 27, 2014 14:48
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[Massachusetts] FDA e-cigarette plan brings complaints from both sides

“I hope there’s going to be some uproar,” said the co-owner of Vape Daddy’s, who plans to encourage customers to contact the Food and Drug Administration. “I’m sure going to stir it up.” The FDA proposal unveiled Thursday would bring e-cigarettes and t
Boston (MA) Globe
added Apr 26, 2014 22:49
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