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Time running out for standardised cigarette packs, UK

Following mounting pressure for the Government to commit to introducing standardised tobacco packaging, ASH is calling on the Prime Minister and Health Secretary to stand up to the tobacco industry by ensuring there is time for a final vote on the regula
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Jan 5, 2015 15:17

Open letter to the prime minister/secretary of state for health

As health professionals, we need to know if the prime minister and secretary of state for health will now stand up to the tobacco industry and make the same commitment to introduce standardised tobacco packaging, or will they betray public health by block
British Medical Journal
added Jan 5, 2015 15:16

[Asia, Sri Lanka] EDITORIAL: Towards a smoke-free tomorrow

India is serious. Sadly, Sri Lanka is not. The battle against the tobacco industry has only begun, it would seem. Let the authorities get more serious. Let them begin with imposing a ban on the sale of loose cigarettes. Let us look to a smoke-free Sri La
The Nation (lk)
added Jan 3, 2015 22:47

[Asia] Sri Lanka starts printing warning on cigarette packs

Sri Lanka's Supreme Court last year ordered the leading manufacturer of tobacco products in Sri Lanka, Ceylon Tobacco Company (CTC) to include pictorial health warnings covering 60 percent of the front and back panels of the cigarette packs released to t
added Jan 3, 2015 12:55

[Australia] ARGENT: Talking Point: Tobacco gangs push black market

We need a comprehensive, independent review of the full impacts of plain packaging, and the growing black market in tobacco is too large to be ignored...Argent is director of corporate affairs at tobacco company Philip Morris Limited.
Hobart (Tas) Mercury (au)
added Jan 2, 2015 22:53

[Florida] Top 10 Civil Justice Stories of 2014

6. Philip Morris Ordered to Pay $26 Million in Tobacco Lawsuit / Why It’s Big... / What Did We Learn? The tobacco industry, despite its vast war chest, is beatable in court, especially when it comes to the deceptive marketing practices employed by the in
The Legal Examiner
added Dec 31, 2014 16:42

An evaluation of the FDA's analysis of the costs and benefits of the graphic warning label regulation [FREE FULL TEXT]

This paper provides a critical review of the approach the FDA used in its proposed and final graphic warning label rule, and includes recommendations on how to improve this analysis in ways that account for the differences between tobacco use and consump
Tobacco Control
added Dec 31, 2014 11:28

MEURER: Uruguay Takes on London Bankers, Marlboro Mad Men and the TPP

Phillip Morris suit... is being prosecuted through the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) in Washington, DC. The ICSID is chaired by the president of the World Bank and funded from the Bank's budget. It is a supranation
added Dec 30, 2014 14:09

[Australia, Europe, Switzerland] Universität Zürich lässt «Review» einer Studie durch Philip Morris zu [University of Zurich can "review" a study by Philip Morris]

Philip Morris is sponsoring a study by the University of Zurich - and this gives the tobacco Multi amazing rights...."University Agrees that, prior to submission to publisher of a manuscript ...University shall forward to PMIM 30 days prior to planned pu
Angeli's Views (thomas angeli blog)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:57

Lithuania bans sale of electronic cigarettes to minors

The adopted amendments regulate restriction on sales of electronic cigarettes and refill containers to minors, in particular to persons under the age of 18. Such persons are prohibited from smoking/consuming and holding of electronic cigarettes or refill
The Baltic Course (uk)
added Dec 30, 2014 08:28
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