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80s Promo Video for the Tobacco Institute, A Pro-Smoking Trade Group

The video trumpets the many pro-tobacco activities undertaken by the group, including: lobbying politicians to prevent the passage of smoking laws, fact-checking and disputing anti-smoking statements by the Surgeon General, and researching public attitude
Laughing Squid (blog)
added Mar 10, 2013 11:53
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[Australia] AMA calls on State Governments to work harder on tobacco control

On World No Tobacco Day, AMA President, Dr Steve Hambleton, called on the State and Territory Governments to follow the strong leadership of the Federal Government on tobacco control by doing more to stop people smoking.
Virtual Medical Centre (au)
added Jun 16, 2012 07:09
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[North Carolina] $29 billion deal creates ‘dream portfolio’ / Lorillard acquisition puts top brands in Reynolds’ hands

Reynolds American Inc.’s first day of ownership of Newport was akin to having Christmas in June for its management, marketing and research and development teams.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 12, 2015 22:47
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[Tennessee] FDA looks to regulate cigar shops

Rutherford County's favorite tobacco store is facing the toughest competition it's seen in the form of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. Humidor owner Mike LaMure said the FDA is developing new regulations that could hinder his business.
Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Aug 17, 2014 07:32
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[Malaysia] Tobacco firm 'shocked' as M'sia hikes tax by 14%

Over the weekend, the government raised the excise duty on tobacco by 14 per cent ... "Such a move will exacerbate the already high levels of illegal cigarettes in Malaysia and dampen all efforts that have been taken thus far to address this national scou
Business Times (my)
added Oct 2, 2013 03:23
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National Restaurant Association

the tobacco industry often used groups such as the NRA to act as fronts for tobacco interests.[45] For instance, in 2000, Philip Morris sent a letter to the NRA regarding a program to create ventilated interiors instead of smoke-free restaurants. The lett
SourceWatch (Center for Media & Democracy)
added Sep 6, 2013 12:14
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[North Carolina] The 2013 Reynolds American, Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting: orders, points of order, “out of order” and ordered out!

Dr. Sharon Brown, a grandmother and a shareholder from Pennsylvania, who was seated second from the aisle where the company’s sole microphone ... saw Dr. Brown fall to the floor after she attempted to get by the RAI employee. By the time Dr. Brown was ab
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added May 19, 2013 13:37
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A 'Deconstructed, Purposeful' Cigarette for Hipsters

Unable to quench a thirst for perfection, Hestia Tobacco was founded with a simple, environmentally respectful premise: Non-toxic filters. Natural papers with algae flame-retardants. Organic Virginia leaf tobacco culled of all seeds and stems."
The Atlantic Monthly
added Aug 31, 2012 18:06
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[Malta] Claims by electronic cigarette adverts still go against Maltese legislation

Environment Health Directorate says claims being made by marketers of electronic cigarettes could be going against established legislation and recommendations by the WHO.
Malta Today (mt)
added Jul 6, 2012 12:43
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[Kenya] Six million smokers died in 2011 -- report

Dr William Maina, head of the division of non-communicable diseases in the Ministry of Public Health and Sanitation, dismissed the argument that the industries are legitimate businesses that sustain both local and the global economies by creating jobs and
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Jun 23, 2012 15:44
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