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The EPA Is Acting Like Big Tobacco

in 1995, Glantz and other researchers unearthed documents...When Pruitt announced the EPA’s new science policy on Tuesday, Milloy was one of the few people invited to the event—reporters were not—because he has been a longtime proponent of the “secret sc
The New Republic
added Apr 26, 2018 12:45
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JUUL Labs Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Combat Underage Use

Building on its existing youth prevention and education programs, JUUL Labs today announced it will take additional decisive action by actively supporting state and federal initiatives to raise the minimum age to 21+ to purchase tobacco products as part o
Juul Labs/Juul Vapor
added May 7, 2018 18:50
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[South Carolina] Federal Indictments Unsealed; 14 Former SCDC Employees and Correction Officers Arrested by the FBI

The investigation uncovered a number of SCDC employees who accepted bribes to smuggle into prison various contraband, such as cell phones, narcotics, or tobacco.
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added May 1, 2018 18:48
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Scott Pruitt ousted EPA science advisers. Now he’s going after the science itself.

In the new directive, Pruitt wants regulations modeled on the HONEST Act, a bill championed by outgoing House Science Committee Chair Rep. Lamar Smith (R-TX) to eliminate “secret science.” (Smith is one of the few Republicans reaffirming support for Prui
Vox Media
added Apr 26, 2018 15:48
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[New Jersey] FDA warns 2 NJ vape shops over sale of Juul e-cigarettes to minors

Out of those 40, two locations were included in New Jersey: Top Line Vapor in Somerdale and Mode E Cigarettes in Blackwood. The FDA said that it is continuing to conduct a nationwide, undercover "blitz" on retailers throughout the U.S. that will continu
NJ.com
added Apr 25, 2018 20:22
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[California] An Update on Federal Issues: ATF and Contraband Cigarettes

CDA has become aware that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) has begun to enforce more aggressively a decades old law known as the Trafficking in Contraband Cigarettes and Smokeless Tobacco Act. This can affect all distributors, but especi
California Distributors Association (CDA)
added Apr 25, 2018 18:00
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EPA Administrator Pruitt Proposes Rule To Strengthen Science Used In EPA Regulations

Pruitt signed a proposed rule to strengthen the science used in regulations issued by EPA. The rule will ensure that the regulatory science underlying Agency actions is fully transparent, and that underlying scientific information is publicly available in
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
added Apr 25, 2018 17:44
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[California] Flavors Hook Kids / Why Flavors? Why Kids? Do Something

The tobacco industry has a kids menu.
TobaccoFreeCA.com (California Tobacco Control Program)
added Apr 25, 2018 17:01
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JUUL Labs Announces Comprehensive Strategy to Combat Underage Use

JUUL Labs today announced it will take additional decisive action by actively supporting state and federal initiatives to raise the minimum age to 21+ to purchase tobacco products as part of an initial investment of $30 million over the next three years d
PR Newswire
added Apr 25, 2018 15:44
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Warning Letters Issued to Retailers for Selling JUUL to Minors

These 40 retailers received warning letters from the FDA Center for Tobacco Products for selling e-cigarettes – specifically JUUL products – to minors. FDA issued these warning letters (PDF) in April 2018 as part of a concerted effort to ensure youth are
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Apr 25, 2018 14:17
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