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[France, UK] Four tobacco makers accused by French anti-smoking of collusion

National Committee Against Tobacco, the companies cited in the complaint agreed to "limit themselves to small increases that in reality are adjustments for inflation, (and) which don't influence the (consumption) of smokers."
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jan 26, 2015 11:54
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[France] Charlie Hebdo’s New Issue Has Muhammad on the Cover

re, in a top-floor conference room with a stunning view of the Eiffel Tower, this was just a bunch of cartoonists and journalists: crying, snacking, laughing, breaking the rules against smoking indoors and trying to hold themselves together long enough to
New York Times
added Jan 12, 2015 19:51
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[France] Inventor of cannabis e-cigarette is relaxed about ban ($$)

Antonin Cohen looked distinctly laid back yesterday, however, as he drew on a KanaVape, as the e-spliff is called, in an office in Paris — and that, in itself, may be an advertisement for the product. His cigarette is made from hemp, a cannabis plant tha
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 28, 2014 21:43
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France seeks to stamp out first e-joint

France sought to stamp out a new electronic cigarette containing cannabis, launched Tuesday with the claim it provides all of the relaxation but none of the mind-altering effects of marijuana. Health Minister Marisol Touraine said the product would "inci
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 24, 2014 22:42
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[France, Italy, UK] #Words of the year

“Vape” — to suck on an electronic cigarette — is Oxford Dictionaries’ word of 2014, while in the French vote the runner-up was vapoter, which means the same. Italians now say svapare. (Vaping, incidentally, has necessitated a new term for an old thing: “t
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 19, 2014 22:59
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France seeks to stamp out first e-joint

France sought to stamp out a new electronic cigarette containing cannabis, launched Tuesday with the claim it provides all of the relaxation but none of the mind-altering effects of marijuana.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 18, 2014 08:29
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[France] Legal 'E-spliff' helps relieve pain of MS and cancer patients - without the cannabis high

Legal 'electronic joint' developed to help ailments eased by cannabis It will help calm, relax and ease people's pain, but will not give a 'high'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 18, 2014 08:28
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[France] French marijuana e-vaporizer to go on sale

Electronic cigarettes with cannabis extracts are set to go on sale this month. The French makers claim their product is legal, as it lacks the chemicals that cause the mind-altering effects of marijuana. French law is firmly against the use of cannabis.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Dec 16, 2014 03:39
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[France] No cigarette price rise in January

CIGARETTE prices in France will remain unchanged in the new year, after MPs voted to throw out a planned 30 centime rise. The move by the National Assembly comes after intense lobbying by tobacconists and manufacturers.
The Connexion
added Dec 10, 2014 15:19
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[France, Syria] French man quits ISIS because it was too hard to stop smoking

Flavien Moreau, 27, was the first French citizen to be tried for his short-lived involvement in the terrorist group ISIS. He received the maximum sentence offered by the prosecution–seven years in prison. But why, in January 2013, was he finally caught?
Salon Magazine
added Nov 24, 2014 15:04
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