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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco utilise des groupes paravents pour contrer des mesures antitabac [Imperial Tobacco use screens groups to counter tobacco control measures]

uses groups as the Canadian Association of Convenience Stores (ACDA) and its Quebec branch to get its messages to the public and to exert pressure on governments, says an internal document of the tobacco giant. The document that La Presse has obtained,
La Presse (ca)
added Oct 17, 2016 18:24
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TRANSCRIPT: The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti: 'Nothing to do with public health': Big Tobacco fights Canada's plain packaging plans

Gagnon tells Tremonti "plain packaging is not going to work...has nothing to do with public health...It's because there's a number of anti-tobacco lobbyist group that for them plain packaging is important and that's the truth. "
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 27, 2016 00:24
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[Australia] AUDIO: The Current with Anna Maria Tremonti: 'Nothing to do with public health': Big Tobacco fights Canada's plain packaging plans

The Current looks at what we can learn from the Australian experience and hear from the tobacco industry on why they think this change in packaging is a bad idea that won't work.
CBC News (ca)
added Sep 26, 2016 18:23
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[Australia] AUDIO: The Current 'Nothing to do with public health': Big Tobacco fights Canada's plain packaging plans

CBC News (ca)
added Sep 26, 2016 17:43
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Federal Government's plain tobacco packaging proposal is unlawful and flawed: Imperial Tobacco Canada

Yesterday, in its official submission to Health Canada, Imperial Tobacco Canada detailed its opposition to the Liberal Government's proposal to implement plain tobacco packaging in Canada. "Our reasons are clear and strong," said Tamara Gitto, Vice Presi
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 2, 2016 22:10
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[Canada] Ask and you shall receive!

A gift arrived for me from Toronto late last week in the form of a USB key containing the key documents in the Ontario cost-recover action. Among these were the statements of defence by the industry that were produced after Ontario Superior Court Case
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jul 27, 2016 21:23
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[Canada] Big tobacco warns of legal action against plain packaging

An official with Imperial Tobacco says the government is exposing itself to a legal challenge. Eric Gagnon, Imperial Tobacco’s Director of Corporate and Regulatory Affairs also says the Federal Liberals are being hypocritical with plans to legalize marij
AM640 Toronto (ca)
added May 30, 2016 19:40
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[Canada] Legal battle looms over tobacco pack changes

The government is exposing itself to a legal challenge, according to Imperial Tobacco spokesperson Eric Gagnon. Big tobacco, it seems, is digging in for another smoke war. "We believe, like any other industry, we have the right to have our brands on th
Canadian Press
added May 30, 2016 18:06
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[Canada] Robert Henderson says he is ready to take on big tobacco

If big tobacco wants to sue Canada’s smallest province over its imminent ban on flavoured tobacco and menthol cigarettes, P.E.I. Health Minister Robert Henderson says bring it on.
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Apr 30, 2016 21:26
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[Canada] P.E.I. flavoured tobacco ban details coming

P.E.I. Health Minister Robert Henderson is preparing to unveil a ban on the sale of all flavoured tobacco -including menthol. Government announced last June it would bring in the ban, but said it needed time to come up with the details, including whethe
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 28, 2016 20:26
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