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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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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco, 2 smoke shops launch suit against province

Imperial Tobacco Canada and two New Brunswick businesses are suing the provincial government over a ban on selling menthol cigarettes...Steven Vasseur, the owner of Keating's Speciality and Convenience Inc. in Moncton, and Wajid Mohamad, the operator of
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 30, 2016 14:32
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Imperial Tobacco Canada launches legal challenge of NB menthol tobacco ban

“By prohibiting the sale of methol cigarettes, the Government of New Brunswick has stepped beyond its legislative authority, which leaves us with no other choice than to bring this matter before the courts,” said Tamara Gitto, Vice President, Legal and E
GlobalTV (ca)
added Mar 25, 2016 13:11
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[Canada] Imperial Tobacco challenges Quebec ban on tobacco, menthol cigarettes

Imperial Tobacco has launched a legal challenge of certain parts of Quebec’s tobacco-control law and is asking a judge to strike them down on constitutional grounds. The company has filed an application for judicial review with Quebec Superior Court, sa
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Mar 3, 2016 17:33
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