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[Ireland] E-cigarettes 'increase smokers' dependence on nicotine' say experts

Two out of three people using 'vaping' e-cigarettes are also continuing to smoke tobacco, new research revealed. Regulation must be introduced urgently because no medical or pharmaceutical advice is being given to purchasers of e-cigarettes which create
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 18, 2015 12:57

[Ireland] 'E-cigs are an initiator to smoking' - experts

E-cigarettes may actually increase smokers' dependence on nicotine rather than help them to quit smoking, the Irish Cancer Society has warned.
Evening Herald (ie)
added Apr 18, 2015 12:43

[Europe, Ireland, USA] O'DONOGHUE: 'Trade deal could help Big Tobacco in legal battles': IMO

After Mr Brennan voiced his concerns at the IMO's recent AGM, the body passed a motion calling on the Government to ensure that the TTIP and other trade agreements negotiated at EU level "cannot weaken existing or future regulations and policies that pro
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 17, 2015 10:48

[Europe, Ireland] Tobacco distributor fights plain packaging change

JTI Ireland Ltd says this would be contrary to EU harmonisation objectives and an obstacle to trade between member states. JTI also claims the rules, due to come in next month, will distort and impair the dynamics of competition in the tobacco market. T
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Apr 14, 2015 03:14

[Ireland] Cigarette packaging case adjourned in High Court

A High Court judge has adjourned an application by Japan Tobacco International to bring a legal challenge to Government plans to introduce plain paper packaging on tobacco products for two weeks.
UTV (Ulster Television)
added Apr 13, 2015 12:08

[Ireland] Court challenge against government plain tobacco packaging plans begins next week

THE Irish Courts will next week begin hearing the first case of its kind taken against the State over plans to introduce plain tobacco products.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Apr 9, 2015 11:41

[Ireland] Most fires start in bedrooms and cigarettes are main cause

Cigarettes were the suspected cause of a quarter of fatal fires an analysis of a decade of statistics shows....More fires began in a bedroom than any other room of the home. Bedrooms were the suspected place a fire started in 99 incidents, or three in 1
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 8, 2015 12:45

[Ireland] Tobacco giant takes State to court over plain cigarette packaging

The Japan Tobacco group has initiated action against the Government in the High Court to block the introduction of plain cigarette packets. The move by the group, which has served legal papers with the Chief State Solicitor’s Office, comes three weeks af
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 2, 2015 13:09

[Ireland] More than 10 million cigs seized at Dublin Port Illegal fags had street value of €4.7million ($$)

A routine profiling mission uncovered the massive shipment of 10.3 million fags, with a retail value of over €4.7m over the weekend at Dublin Port.
The Sun (uk)
added Apr 1, 2015 11:03

[Europe, Ireland] First tobacco giant challenges plain package laws

Japan Tobacco International (JTI) formally lodged papers in the High Court yesterday which names the State, the Attorney General and Health Minister Leo Varadkar as halt the plain packaging plans on the basis that the European Court of Jus
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 31, 2015 12:31
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