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[North Carolina] The Briefcase: American Spirit marketing lawsuit hearing set

A federal judge has set May 12 for a hearing on whether to dismiss a consolidated lawsuit targeting Natural American Spirit super-premium cigarettes....In 2015, the Food and Drug Administration sent Santa Fe and two other manufacturers warning letters abo
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 7, 2017 16:44
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BENTLEY: How Trump can stop e-cigarette prohibition and reform public health

The report is a siren call for reform and takes the world as it is, not as they the authors wish it to be, making a powerful argument for compassionate harm reduction in place of rigid abstinence. For whoever the new head of the FDA may be, the R Street
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Feb 1, 2017 14:13
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FDA's Intended Use Rule Seen As Far-Reaching, Gets Senate GOP's Attention ($$)

Unexpected language tucked into an FDA tobacco rule on intended uses, put out in the final days of the Obama administration, is raising alarms among industry and lawmakers who worry the additions could expose companies to misbranding liability beyond tob
Inside Health Policy
added Jan 30, 2017 23:39
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1 in 4 U.S. Adults, 1 in 10 Teens Use Tobacco / About 40 percent of cigarette smokers also use e-cigarettes or other tobacco products, report finds

Researchers looked at more than 46,000 people and found that 28 percent of American adults currently use some form of tobacco, while 9 percent of teens said they used tobacco in the past month... Even more worrisome, 40 percent of tobacco users turned to
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 26, 2017 18:24
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FDA Takes First-Ever Action to Regulate How Tobacco Products Are Made – Proposal to Limit Carcinogen Levels in Smokeless Tobacco Would Reduce Cancer, Save Lives

Given the dramatic impact this proposal would have in reducing cancer caused by smokeless tobacco products, the FDA and the new Administration should act quickly and decisively to finalize the proposed rule. The scientific evidence is clear and beyond di
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 20, 2017 02:50
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[Florida] CALABRO: Keeping Cigars in the Cigar City

the agency soon extended its reach to premium cigars -- a move that even the most liberal members of Congress said they never intended. The result is a possible loss of jobs, the death of family-owned businesses and an unnecessary impediment to the Ameri
Sunshine State News (Tallahassee, FL)
added Jan 19, 2017 15:15
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Tobacco Is a Hot-Button Issue

The Cole-Bishop Amendment would move this predicate date forward nine years...Other comments to which convenience retailers may be paying attention are attributed to Vice President-elect Mike Pence, who has condemned the feds’ staunch concern with safegua
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jan 13, 2017 16:42
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RODU: FDA Rejects Plea to Correct Smokeless Tobacco Warnings; A Closer Look at Flawed Interpretations

nter for Tobacco Products rejected Swedish Match’s request... The FDA justified its rejections in a six-page letter to the company (here) in a 115-page supporting document (here), and subsequently in an announcement proclaiming, “FDA Issues Science-Based
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Dec 23, 2016 14:07
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Electronic nicotine delivery systems: overheating, fires and explosions [FREE FULL TEXT]

Some events have resulted in life-threatening injury, permanent disfigurement or disability, and major property damage, suggesting the need for ongoing surveillance and risk mitigation. More comprehensive reporting could assist future analyses and may hel
Tobacco Control
added Dec 19, 2016 21:39
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The Movie "A Billion Lives" Has Sparked a National Movement Highlighting Corruption and the Billion Deaths Possible From Smoking Related Illness

Thousands of vapers joined hands to bring awareness to the award-winning documentary "A Billion Lives," which sparked this movement. Hands for a Billion Lives was joined by Matt Bradley of 'The Deadliest Catch' and actor Eric Roberts who said, "As a smok
PR Newswire
added Oct 26, 2016 14:15
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