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[Russia, District of Columbia] Smoking Baroness causes a stir at White House

On Jan. 12, 1910, at a White House dinner hosted by President William Howard Taft, Baroness Rosen, wife of the Russian ambassador, caused a stir by requesting and smoking a cigarette — it was, apparently, the first time a woman had smoked openly during a
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 12, 2017 22:03
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[Connecticut] KRISHNAN-SARIN: Youths, E-Cigarettes A Bad Combination

Never in my career as a scientist have I seen such a rapid and widespread increase in use by youths of something containing an addictive substance....Adolescents, parents and teachers need to know that these products do not just produce benign water vapor
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jan 12, 2017 22:02
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Final Rule Clarifies When Tobacco Products Are Regulated as Drugs, Devices

The rule, released by the Food and Drug Administration Jan. 6, describes the circumstances in which a product made or derived from tobacco that is intended for human consumption will be subject to regulation as a drug, device or a combination drug/device
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Jan 12, 2017 21:58
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Influence of the Flavored Cigarette Ban on Adolescent Tobacco Use

The results suggest the 2009 flavored cigarette ban did achieve its objective of reducing adolescent tobacco use, but effects were likely diminished by the continued availability of menthol cigarettes and other flavored tobacco products.
American Journal of Preventive Medicine
added Jan 12, 2017 18:53
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FDA Finalizes Tobacco Product Intended Use Rules, Under a Risk of Rescission by Congress

So it is worth noting that although this Final Rule could have a profound effect on marketing schemes for tobacco products, drugs, and medical devices alike, Congress’s recent passage of the Midnight Rules Relief Act could eliminate the rule before it eve
National Law Review
added Jan 12, 2017 18:40
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MEDIA ALERT: American Lung Association to Release ‘State of Tobacco Control’ Report, New Grading Category for Tobacco 21

15th annual "State of Tobacco Control" report...has expanded this year to include a new grading category for states' efforts to prevent youth tobacco use with laws to increase the age of sale for tobacco products to 21 or "Tobacco 21" laws.
American Lung Association
added Jan 12, 2017 16:39
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Potential drop in corporate tax rate may be obstacle to Reynolds-BAT deal

If the Trump administration and a Republican-controlled Congress agree on a 15 percent corporate tax rate, BAT could be required to raise its $47 billion offer by several billion dollars. However, it could be several months before there is clarity on ho
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 12, 2017 15:30
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[Illinois] Public housing to be smoke-free

Of the Housing Authority of the City of Danville’s 1,196 residents, 646 are children and are part of a focus of a new U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development smoke-free rule to provide a healthier living environment. Late last year, HUD Secreta
Danville (IL) Commercial-News
added Jan 11, 2017 21:10
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California Only State To Approve Higher Tobacco Taxes On Election Day

KPBS TV/FM (San Diego, CA)
added Jan 11, 2017 21:03
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[Russia] Putin wants to eradicate smoking in a generation ($$)

“This goal is absolutely ideologically correct,” Nikolai Gerasimenko, a member of the Russian parliament’s health committee, said. However, Mr Gerasimenko also admitted he was uncertain whether such a ban would be enforceable.
Times Of London (uk)
added Jan 11, 2017 13:10
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