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[California] BENTLEY: Stanford allows the criminal tobacco industry to influence its research

When a world renowned research institution such as Stanford keeps its door open to big tobacco’s money and influence…lending its “good name” to any kind of tobacco research, it only furthers the reach of big tobacco’s tragic death toll. The Centers for D
The Stanford (CA) Daily
added Sep 23, 2014 19:16
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[Canada] More than 40% of Cigarettes Purchased in Ontario are Contraband / Government Looks the Other Way, says NCACT

Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 23, 2014 19:11
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UK tobacco firms protest at Labour plan to tax them more to pay for NHS

Tobacco industry calls move ‘unjust’, arguing that total tax paid on each cigarette packet in Britain is already 86%
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 23, 2014 14:33
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[Canada] Letter: SHATENSTEIN: Tobacco defence is disingenuous

But what manufacturer of any product hides behind the façade of ‘legality’ to avoid responsibility for knowingly marketing products that sicken and kill consumers when used as intended? If “people” were expected to know that cigarettes cause heart attacks
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Sep 23, 2014 14:24
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[UK] E-cigarettes give smoking a Hollywood comeback ($$)

SmokeStik, has also paid for its brand to be displayed during a scene at a convenience store, in a piece of product placement that was banned for traditional cigarettes almost two decades ago. The deal was criticised by public health campaigners, who say
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 22, 2014 10:23
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[UK] Jovovich film gets $1m to puff ecigarettes ($$)

Milla Jovovich pulls out all the stops in her forthcoming film Cymbeline. The Ukrainian-born star, 38, glowers sexily, she plots murder and, most dastardly of all, she chews the scenery while vaping an electronic cigarette. SmokeStik, a Canadian manufact
Times Of London (uk)
added Sep 22, 2014 10:21
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E-cigarettes buy their way into movies

Ryan Kavanaugh, CEO of the “mini-major” movie studio Relativity, serves on an e-cigarette company’s board and aims to use mainstream films to promote the products. Billionaire Ron Burkle, a major political contributor, is Relativity’s second-largest inves
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Sep 22, 2014 09:38
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[Asia, Bangladesh] BATB holds concert, violates tobacco control law

An anti-tobacco body, PROGAA, which has deployed a team to investigate the tricky advertisement of tobacco products and companies across Bangladesh, found that the British American Tobacco (BAT) started the concert from Friday. “It is to promote a new b
bdnews24.com (bd)
added Sep 21, 2014 22:58
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[Illinois] Owners of Bradley e-cig shop say they can help you quit smoking

S.I. Vapors, and the owners, Frank and Martie Cantrell, of Clifton, are riding the success of another store they opened in southern Illinois. Their proudest achievement? They've helped 600 people quit smoking already, anecdotal evidence that the electron
Kankakee (IL) Journal
added Sep 20, 2014 12:55
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An Uruguayan Lawsuit With International Implications For Philip Morris

The consequences of this particular lawsuit are expected to transcend national boundaries. It is expected to influence lawsuits of a similar nature that Philip Morris is involved in with other national governments. Therefore, even as the Latin America an
Trefis
added Sep 19, 2014 18:03
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