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Cigar Industry Seeks Action on Deeming Rule Challenge

filed a Motion for Summary Judgment and opening brief on Feb. 13 in the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, according to the Cigar Aficionado. The move comes seven months after the associations joined in and asked the U.S. District Court i
Convenience Store News
added Feb 25, 2017 00:31
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[Australia] CHAPMAN: Why researchers have a duty to try and influence policy

For some months, I’d been in the forefront of a small group of public health people who were confronting the advertising industry’s self-regulation body with data about the appeal of Paul Hogan, who fronted the massively successful Winfield cigarette adve
The Conversation (au)
added Feb 25, 2017 00:21
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[UK] Welcome to The E-Cigarette Summit 2017

The 5th annual E-Cigarette Summit will take place at the Royal Society in London on the 17th November 2017. The issue of how public health should respond to the exponential growth of e-cigarettes remains a contentious issue and continues to divide scien
E-Cigarette Summit (uk)
added Feb 24, 2017 23:57
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Avoiding “A Massive Spin-Off Effect in West Africa and Beyond”: The Tobacco Industry Stymies Tobacco Control in Nigeria

The emergence of tobacco control in Nigeria threatened the tobacco industry, which believed that success in Nigeria would have a “domino effect” in Africa. The industry used lobbying and front groups to successfully block and weaken Nigeria’s tobacco cont
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 24, 2017 23:20
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Avoiding "a massive spin-off effect in West Africa and beyond": The tobacco industry stymies tobacco control in Nigeria.

Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Feb 24, 2017 23:15
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GLANTZ: How the tobacco industry manipulated public health policy in Nigeria

This bit of history highlights the importance of strong implementation of FCTC Article 5.3, which commits parties to the treaty to keep the tobacco companies from infiltrating the government’s policy making process. We also illustrate how the industry i
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 24, 2017 22:02
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[Asia] LETTER: ‘Big Tobacco’ is at it again in Japan

But “Big Tobacco” uses the same playbook everywhere — it hides in the shadows and lets more respected players serve as its advocate. JT and its industry friends are surely the real players on this stage — they’re just staying out of sight, again.
Japan Times (jp)
added Feb 24, 2017 17:42
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[Georgia] Plans to make Columbus a smoke-free city make some businesses nervous

Breathe Easy Columbus Coalition asked councilors to make Columbus a smoke-free city...some business people say the situation is just making them nervous. Travis Bryan, general manager of the 18th Amendment Cigar Shop, said a smoking ban would have a deva
Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Feb 24, 2017 17:42
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VIDEO: E-Cigarette Batteries Are Exploding and Disfiguring Consumers – America’s Lawyer

Now, we have them saying, “Gee whiz, we got you addicted. Now, we want to make a product that’s going to get you unaddicted.” Unfortunately the product that they’re making to get you unaddicted has the ability to blow your face off. That is kind of what t
Ring Of Fire Network
added Feb 24, 2017 14:47
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Attorneys General, Nonprofit Support Cigar Industry In FDA Lawsuit

A group of attorneys general and a nonprofit organization have filed amicus briefs supporting the cigar industry's fight against FDA regulation. Both documents argue in favor of the recently proposed Motion for Summary Judgment and opening brief filed by
Cigar Aficionado
added Feb 24, 2017 14:44
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