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[Pennsylvania] Former state Rep. Jennifer Mann hired as consultant for tobacco company

will provide "strategic advisory services" to Reynolds American Inc. "We are pleased to have Reynolds among our clients," ... Mann will work on the company's "transforming tobacco and tobacco harm reduction initiatives, a nationwide effort that will inc
Easton (PA) Express-Times
added Aug 14, 2013 12:21
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RAI's Transforming Tobacco Strategy

At each operating company of Reynolds American Inc., we are in a position to help resolve many of the controversial issues related to the use of tobacco. Committing ourselves to resolving these issues is the right thing to do and will ultimately advance
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 24, 2013 09:14
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[Texas] VIDEO: Tobacco Companies Investing in e-cigarettes

>> reporter: we know that nicotine is a highly addictive drug, we don't know what the combination of chemicals in the e cigarettes does to the body. >> reporter: but in ft. worth where employees are allowed to vap on the job, they're healthier.
NBC News
added Jul 24, 2013 03:52
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[UK] Attention turns to softer ways of dealing with addiction

Tobacco control is another field where “harm reduction” causes controversy. Hardline campaigners, fighting for the eradication of all tobacco products, are reluctant to compromise – as they have shown in persuading the European Union to maintain a ban on
Financial Times (uk)
added Jun 20, 2013 00:37
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Vermont Judge Orders R.J. Reynolds to Pay $8.3 Million in Penalties and Stop Deceptive Advertising

A Vermont Superior Court judge this week ordered the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company to pay $8.3 million for deceptive marketing of its Eclipse cigarettes that violated both Vermont’s consumer protection laws and the 1998 state tobacco settlement, which pr
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 11, 2013 23:26
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[New York] Smoke Without Fire

A little company called NJOY thinks it has finally designed an electronic cigarette that doesn’t look ridiculous. But would James Dean have smoked one?
New York Magazine
added Apr 28, 2013 23:32
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FINN: Vice's New Devices | Marvels

Hello e-cigarettes and inhalable chocolate, goodbye risk ... The still unholy grail, of course, is smoking. Can we possibly defang one of our most irresistible, and deadly, habits? Turns out, yes.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 11, 2013 13:06
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[North Dakota] Study on use of tobacco rejected

A resolution calling for a study of the theory that it could be useful to use non-traditional forms of tobacco to get people off cigarettes was killed Thursday after taking a long and circuitous route through the Legislature. The so-called harms reductio
Bismarck (ND) Tribune
added Apr 5, 2013 14:23
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22nd Century Group Announces U.S. Patent Issues for MPO Nicotine Biosynthesis Gene

a company that has developed groundbreaking technology for tobacco harm reduction products today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (US PTO) has issued Patent No. 8410341 for the N-methylputrescine oxidase (MPO) gene technology.
PharmiWeb
added Apr 4, 2013 01:11
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[UK] ASA Adjudication on Nicocigs Ltd

The ad must not appear again in its current form. We told Nicolites to ensure they did not claim products were harmless in future in the absence of adequate evidence.
Advertising Standards Authority (uk)
added Jan 16, 2013 05:55
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