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APRIL 01 THIS DAY IN HISTORY: 1970 Nixon signs legislation banning cigarette ads on TV and radio

Nixon, who was an avid pipe smoker... Presidential cigarette smokers include Taft (who quit during his term), Harding, Franklin Roosevelt (who was frequently photographed with his trademark cigarette holder), Hoover (a chain smoker) and Eisenhower. Adams,
The History Channel (A&E Television Networks)
added Apr 1, 2015 16:45
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HAYNES-MASLOW: A Lunchroom Lesson: Repackaging Tobacco for a Food Fight, Part 2

This week, I focus on public health’s arguments to counter tobacco and how we might extend this to the debate on the National School Lunch Program... The public health community argued that non-smokers should have the right to be free from the harmful eff
Union of Concerned Scientists
added Apr 1, 2015 11:43
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SOTTERA, INC., DOING BUSINESS AS NJOY, APPELLEE v. FOOD & DRUG ADMINISTRATION, ET AL., APPELLANTS (PDF)

FDA may establish that NJOY does in fact make therapeutic claims…the definitional line laid down in Brown & Williamson leaves the FDA without jurisdiction over these products under the FDCA’s drug/device provisions. On the merits, then, NJOY is likely t
Congressional Record / Government Printing Office (GPO) Access
added Apr 1, 2015 11:31
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ARCHIVE: Sottera, Inc. v. Food & Drug Admin.

the Court of Appeals sided with Sottera, holding that e-cigarettes are customarily marketed tobacco products subject to FDA authority under the Tobacco Act, not the FDCA.
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Apr 1, 2015 11:25
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HAYNES-MASLOW: A Lunchroom Lesson, Part 1: Repackaging Tobacco for a Food Fight

They claimed that since consumers were presented with enough information to make an informed choice about tobacco, they should be allowed to choose whether or not to smoke...often cited that restricting tobacco was just another way the government could ta
Union of Concerned Scientists
added Apr 1, 2015 11:23
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[Wisconsin] Oshkosh once home to booming cigar industry

Larry Spanbauer, a local historian and secretary of the Oshkosh Memorabilia Club, has discovered a little known fact about Oshkosh - it once had a booming cigar industry. After two years of research, he recently published a book detailing how Oshkosh ma
Washington Times
added Mar 30, 2015 21:02
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VIDEO: CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES: Advertising Cigarettes

PBS
added Mar 30, 2015 20:17
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AACR Supports and Promotes New Documentary on Cancer and Cancer Research

Forty-one members of the American Association for Cancer Research (AACR), including 17 fellows of the AACR Academy, are featured in the upcoming documentary CANCER: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES. The film, a three-day, six-hour television
American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
added Mar 30, 2015 19:53
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ARCHIVE: The Mind of a Disease: THE EMPEROR OF ALL MALADIES

Mukherjee is good on the propaganda campaign waged by the tobacco companies, “the proverbial combination of smoke and mirrors.” As one internal industry report noted in 1969, “Doubt is our product, since it is the best means of competing with the ‘body of
New York Times
added Mar 30, 2015 19:52
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VIDEO: MERCHANTS OF DOUBT, Robert Kenner

from Day for Night talks PRO 3 weeks ago
Vimeo
added Mar 30, 2015 13:09
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