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LETTER TO FDA COMMISSIONER GOTTLIEB BY 14 SENATORS

We write today to once again urge you to reconsider your decision to delay a meaningful review of cigars, e-cigarettes, and nicotine e-liquids that entered the market in recent years, particularly given the effect that flavors are having on youth use of t
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Jun 29, 2018 19:36
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[Illinois] Senators urge FDA to look into vaping advertisements

Sen. Dick Durbin sent a letter Thursday urging the FDA to take a look at the advertising for vaping products. .. Staff at Upper Limits in Springfield agrees, but added the conversation about smoking needs to start somewhere. “Vaping has a place for adult
WLOS ABC13/MY40 (Asheville, NC)
added Jun 29, 2018 18:12
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BIRR: Vaping Industry Rallies To Oppose Looming Flavor Crackdown From The FDA

The vaping industry is rallying former smokers who quit using an electronic cigarette to share their stories with federal regulators, who are mulling restrictions on flavored products. The advocacy campaign, dubbed #Fight4Flavor, comes in response to a
Libertarian Republic
added Jun 29, 2018 14:42
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Flavors in Tobacco Products: What are the Potential Risks and Benefits to Public Health?

The current ANPRM is a new opportunity to look more broadly at the issue and consider all flavors, including menthol, as we comprehensively explore their public health impact and receive information to inform what regulatory action, if any, the FDA might
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 29, 2018 02:03
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EXCLUSIVE: Customs BANS smokers from using a website selling cigarettes to Australians for just $4 a pack - with the new laws coming into force on July 1

'Ciggies World' lists hundreds of tobacco products for sale at incredibly cheap prices, with a packet of 20 Marlboro Gold cigarettes being sold for just $4 - compared to the normal retail price of $30. Australian smokers order the tobacco products from
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 28, 2018 21:47
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Minnesota Federal Judge Sends Deeming Rule Row To D.C. Federal Court ($$)

A motion to transfer a constitutional challenge of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s “deeming rule” was granted June 26 by a Minnesota federal judge who found that the case should proceed in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia (Jen
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 28, 2018 15:04
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[New York, West Virginia] Virginia man admits to cigarette smuggling charges

Subramanian, age 41, pled guilty to one count of “Trafficking of Contraband Cigarettes.” He transporting large quantities of contraband cigarettes across state lines for redistribution and sale. The cigarettes were acquired in Virginia, where the tax ra
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added Jun 28, 2018 15:00
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[Canada] No logos: Tobacco firms under tight timeline to adopt plain packaging

The new federal regulations are poised to take effect within the next year, pending the outcome of further consultations — a timeline tobacco companies are already calling "unrealistic" and an "extreme measure" that will simply bolster the supply of cont
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 26, 2018 21:14
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Imperial Tobacco 'shocked' by Health Canada's proposal for plain packaging of cigarettes

'We still cannot understand how this government can justify legalizing marijuana while imposing such extreme measures on tobacco products'
Canadian Press
added Jun 26, 2018 21:12
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[California] San Francisco first city to ban e-cigarette flavors

Lowey, D-N.Y., has chided FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb for not doing enough to curb e-cigarette use among minors. “I am concerned that FDA’s silence on e-cigarettes could open the door to the next public health emergency,” Lowey said during an April he
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Jun 26, 2018 16:02
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