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Florida consumer accuses cigarette makers of deceptive labeling

The suit states the defendants manufacture and sell Natural American Spirit cigarettes, marketing and labeling them as "natural," "additive-free," "organic" and as an "unadulterated tobacco product." These terms, the lawsuit states, are intended to imply
Legal NewsLine
added May 31, 2016 19:33
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[New York] Tobacco control strategies need a refresh, researchers say

Writing in the journal BioMed Central Public Health, two researchers say it’s time for tobacco-control themes to be modernized. “Not since the invention of the cigarette-rolling machine in 1882 has the product landscape changed so dramatically. For the f
University of Buffalo
added May 29, 2016 15:19
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[North Carolina] Reynolds executives express optimism, rather than gloom, with new FDA rules

During a London presentation... Cameron said she was pleased with the FDA’s tone and language with the new rules, particularly the FDA’s recognition “that vapor products can play an important role in reducing the harm caused by smoking.”
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 29, 2016 14:31
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SULLUM: California Undermines Public Health By Treating E-Cigarettes Like the Real Thing

Gov. Jerry Brown signed SBX2 5, which expands the definition of tobacco product under several statutes to include “an electronic device that delivers nicotine or other vaporized liquids to the person inhaling from the device.”
Forbes
added May 28, 2016 16:27
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Altria Sues FDA Over 'Black & Mild' Cigar Ban ($$)

accused the FDA of flouting the plain text of the Tobacco Control Act this month when it extended limits on cigarette marketing to cigars and pipe tobacco, among other products. Those limits include a ban on using words like "mild," but Altria argued that
Law360
added May 28, 2016 01:58
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[New Jersey] VIDEO: Vape life: Are flavored e-cigs for kids or smokers trying to quit?

Although New Jersey would be the first state to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarette products, all but five states have some sort of regulation restricting e-cigarette use, usually in the form of local or countywide bans in public places, bars or restaur
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added May 27, 2016 21:53
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How Does Shisha Compare to Cigarette Smoking?

a great deal of misleading advertising associated with it. Unfortunately, these have made people feel that it is a less harmful alternative to smoking cigarettes. In fact, a study by the CDC in 2012 revealed that those who smoke shisha consider it less ha
News-Medical.net
added May 27, 2016 18:53
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22nd Century Presents at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine; Reveals New Initiative to Engage Health Care Professionals

Rushton, Ph.D., the Company’s Vice President of Plant Biotechnology, gave a seminar to discuss 22nd Century’s novel Very Low Nicotine smoking cessation aid at Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine on the campus of Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York.
Business Wire
added May 27, 2016 18:09
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[North Carolina] Senator asks FDA for clarity on consequences of new e-cig rules

A Republican Senate committee chairman has sent a letter to the Food and Drug Administration asking “for assistance in understanding the consequences” of its new rules on electronic cigarettes and vaporizers. Sen. Ron Johnson, R-Wis., and chairman of the
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 27, 2016 11:41
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Researchers emphasize need to rethink tobacco control strategies

"For the first time in over a century, there are products that could make the defective and deadly cigarette obsolete," says Lynn T. Kozlowski, PhD, a co-author of the paper and professor of community health and health behavior at the University at Buffal
News-Medical.net
added May 26, 2016 14:31
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