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[North Carolina] Reynolds cigarette sales continue to outperform rivals; California tax increase having impact

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. again outperformed its manufacturing rivals in traditional and electronic cigarette performance during the latest four-week measuring period by Nielsen that ended July 15. However, it is becoming clearer that the $2-per-pack in
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 26, 2017 15:02
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[Canada] Weed woes: Apartment owners in Nova Scotia worry about proposed marijuana legalization legislation

speaking out against the federal government’s proposed cannabis legalization legislation.... Investment Property Owners Association of Nova Scotia (IPOANS) expressed concerns about secondhand marijuana smoke. The release said the association's members hav
Metro (ca)
added Jul 25, 2017 14:10
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FDA COMMISSIONER TESTIFIES TO SENATE ABOUT PREMIUM CIGARS

Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., asked Gottlieb whether the agency was considering reevaluating the deeming regulations, which went into effect last year.
HalfWheel
added Jun 21, 2017 20:16
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Government prepares regulation for tobacco import control

The ministrys Director General for International Trade Oke Nurwan said here on Wednesday that the government has prepared the regulation following the decline in farmers selling price in the domestic market. "(Importers) must use domestic tobacco. If th
Antara News (id)
added Jun 8, 2017 03:56
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Ombudsman: Some 40% of all tobacco products sold in Russia are counterfeit

"According to most cautious estimates, the share of illegal products has already reached 35-40 percent, which deals a serious blow to the budget of the Russian Federation, not to mention the quality of the falsified products and the scope of illegal prod
Russia Beyond The Headlines (Rossiyskaya gazeta) (ru)
added May 25, 2017 01:19
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Senate Confirms Scott Gottlieb to Head F.D.A.

He will take over a sprawling agency that regulates everything from tobacco to food to drugs and medical devices: Products regulated by the F.D.A. account for 20 cents of every dollar spent by American consumers each year.
New York Times
added May 10, 2017 04:11
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[Florida] Engle Progeny Claims Not Preempted, Fla. High Court Says ($$)

The Florida Supreme Court ruled Thursday that federal law does not preempt Engle progeny plaintiffs from bringing strict liability and negligence claims against tobacco companies, dealing another blow to the companies fighting the smokers' suits.
Law360
added Apr 7, 2017 18:55
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BRIANT: Tobacco Bills: Dead or Defeated

a growing number of tobacco-related bills have either died for failure to be passed by a state legislative deadline or been defeated in committee hearings.... There are still many other tobacco-related legislative bills pending in numerous state legislatu
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Mar 23, 2017 02:52
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[Canada] New Canadian Constitution Foundation Report Reveals Major Problems with Canadian Vaping Laws

These laws and proposed laws threaten the industry’s ability to grow and maximise the significant public health and financial benefits of encouraging cigarette smokers and would be smokers to switch to less-harmful e-cigarette technologies.
Canada Free Press (ca)
added Feb 24, 2017 19:17
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BIRR: Vapers Look To Trump To Save Industry From The ‘War On E-Cigarettes’

Experts in the electronic cigarette industry are appealing to President Donald Trump to kill a Food and Drug Administration rule threatening to wipe out a majority of vape business across the U.S. The FDA passed a rule finalized in May forcing e-cigaret
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Feb 6, 2017 03:34
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