Headlines Tagged with History — 4,618 headlines found
More than a decade in the making and it's not over yet for West Virginia's tobacco litigation cases. A Kanawha County jury recently returned a verdict finding in favor of the defendant tobacco companies in all but one of six claims.
May 23, 2013 Charleston (WV) State Journal
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Apr 29, 2010 Royal Oak (MI) Daily Tribune
added Apr 29, 2010 00:00
A decade after Ontario’s smoke-free legislation came into effect, friends and family of anti-smoking advocate Heather Crowe gathered in a Scott Street park to remember her on Tuesday. The small, tree-lined space at the corner of Island Park Drive has bee
May 31, 2016 Metro (ca)
added May 31, 2016 19:29
Back in 2001, Canada became the very first country in the world to add pictorial warnings to its cigarette packets. Over the past decade, countless other governments followed suit in an attempt to discourage their citizens from smoking. By 2014, the num
Dec 1, 2014 Forbes
added Dec 2, 2014 07:54
Spanning three centuries, the following timeline lists the most significant milestones from Liggett's long and illustrious history.
Oct 24, 2013 Liggett Vector Brands
added Oct 24, 2013 03:18
Transnational Tobacco Company Interests in Smokeless Tobacco in Europe: Analysis of Internal Industry Documents and Contemporary Industry Materials
BAT's early interest in introducing SLT in Europe was based on the potential for creating an alternative form of tobacco use in light of declining cigarette sales and social restrictions on smoking, with young people a key target. We conclude that by inve
Sep 11, 2013 PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Sep 11, 2013 13:11
After my column last week saluting New Jersey towns that have or are considering banning smoking in municipal parks and other public places outdoors, you’d have sworn I advocated banning free religion and pepperoni pizza.
Mar 28, 2013 phillyBurbs.com
added Mar 28, 2013 13:43
Lespérance opened his presentation by weaving together events in 1977 to show how the answers to these were woven together. This morning he took Justice Riordan back to what he saw as the beginning of the breach between the companies' knowledge and its ac
Sep 23, 2014 Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Sep 24, 2014 11:07
What about tobacco’s impact on the national economy through increased medical costs and lost productivity, and on public health through more than 400,000 deaths a year? Nostalgia shouldn’t undermine the F.D.A.’s authority to regulate products that kill w
Jul 30, 2014 New York Times
added Jul 31, 2014 08:15
[UK] Half-smoked cigar belonging to Britain's greatest engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel goes on show - alongside the case he used for his 40-A-DAY habit
One of the most ingenious and prolific engineers in history, Brunel oversaw the building of 25 railway lines, more than 100 bridges and three ships - and was rarely seen without a cigar between his lips.
Aug 27, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 27, 2014 18:44