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ARCHIVE: EPA swaps top science advisers with industry allies

Two of Pruitt’s new appointees helped companies defend their products or fight restrictions on secondhand smoke, and another sought more than $300,000 in tobacco industry funding but was rejected. John Graham, dean of the Indiana University School of Pub
Reveal (Center for Investigative Reporting)
added Jul 8, 2018 14:53

Contesting the Science of Smoking

A decade after a judge ordered tobacco companies to acknowledge the dangers of low-tar cigarettes, they continue to dispute the scientific consensus.... Gori did not respond to phone messages.
The Atlantic Monthly
added May 4, 2016 16:40

SIEGEL: Relying on Lies from the California DPH, Lawsuit Against Blu Contends that Five Minutes of Vaping Poses Significant Risk of Experiencing a Heart Attack

Today, after reading the actual text of the complaint, I am able to report that the complaint is so unscientific that it actually asserts that just five minutes of vaping an e-cigarette poses a significant risk of experiencing a heart attack. And where
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added May 13, 2015 22:44

[New York] Smokers Urge NY Court To Back Medical Monitoring Claims ($$)

Smokers suing Philip Morris USA Inc. urged New York's highest court on Tuesday to find that plaintiffs can bring a stand-alone medical monitoring claim against a tobacco company even if they do not have a smoking-related disease. The New York State Court
added Aug 1, 2013 20:03

Smoking Doubles Women’s Sudden Death Risk

Smoking cigarettes may more than double a woman’s risk of sudden cardiac death. But quitting can reduce that risk significantly over time, according to a new study.
added Dec 11, 2012 18:12

A Hidden Epidemic: Tobacco Use and Mental Illness

This May for Mental Health Awareness Month, Legacy will host a special Warner Series Lecture to address a devastating trend in public health.
American Legacy Foundation
added May 22, 2012 15:31

Blood test may help identify kids' smoke exposure: study

added May 12, 2012 00:21

[Minnesota] Report Claims SCHIP Cut Smokers, Increased Revenues

Minnesota anti-tobacco group using findings to push for tax hike
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added May 14, 2012 16:06

[Minnesota] HMO suits against tobacco companies dismissed

Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Feb 2, 2002 00:00
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[Minnesota] Dismissal of Group Health Plan Lawsuit by Federal Court Continues Trend, says R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company

PR Newswire
added Feb 3, 2002 00:00
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