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[Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand] DOLACK: Trans-Pacific Partnership Says if a Corporation Claims it's True, it Must be True

an extra twist — the lawyer for Philip Morris, David A.R. Williams, is one of the judges appointed by New Zealand to the arbitration body hearing the case, ICSID. That is far from an isolated case as many ICSID judges are lawyers who specialize in represe
CounterPunch
added Apr 10, 2015 13:46
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[Asia] In Hong Kong, e-cigarettes are as available to children as candy

Electronic cigarettes are readily available for anyone, including children, to buy in trendy shopping malls, despite growing fears over the health risks they pose. But the government is working to outlaw the personal vaporisers.
South China Morning Post
added Apr 10, 2015 02:03
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[Indiana] E-Liquid Regulations Bill Passes Senate

Legislation approved by the Senate would impose bottling and labeling requirements, including the use of child-proof safety caps, create a licensing system, and require stringent security measures.
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Apr 9, 2015 21:34
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[North Carolina] FDA reviews bid to certify certain tobacco products as less dangerous

The FDA’s initial response "is hardly surprising." said Dr. Gilbert Ross, medical and executive director of the pro-business American Council on Science and Health, "Certainly, there is nothing in the document that might provide comfort to the applicant
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 9, 2015 21:00
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[UK] EVANS-REEVES/ROWELL: Tobacco industry rallies against illicit trade – but have we forgotten its complicity?

As the tobacco industry wages what is arguably its most virulent battle in recent years against the regulation of its business – including threatening legal action against moves to standardise packaging. Here we provide a snapshot of the big four transnat
The Conversation (au)
added Apr 9, 2015 20:55
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Young Adults Respond to Graphic Cigarette Warnings

Graphic images increase the impact that cigarette warning labels have on young adults in the United States, a new study says. The study included smokers and non-smokers, ages 18-25, who took part in a nationwide survey that asked how much they learned ab
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 9, 2015 19:44
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Cambodia and Nepal limit smoking; China still puffing away

On Wednesday, Cambodia’s National Assembly unanimously passed a draft anti-tobacco law. It is intended to curb the current $100 million tobacco industry in Cambodia...show that culture and tradition are not insurmountable obstacles to curbing tobacco use
Blouin News (blogs)
added Apr 9, 2015 17:47
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April 9-10, 2015 – Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee Meeting Announcement

On April 9-10, 2015, the Committee will discuss modified risk tobacco product applications (MRTPAs) submitted by Swedish Match North America Inc. for 10 tobacco products: MR0000020: General Loose, smokeless tobacco, loose snus, 1.59 oz (45g), cardboard c
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
added Apr 9, 2015 16:20
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Warning images on cigarette packets 'raise young adults' knowledge about harms of smoking'

A new study suggests a combination of health warning images and text on cigarette packets is more likely to drive a greater appreciation of the dangers of smoking among young adults than text warnings alone.
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added Apr 9, 2015 16:16
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[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
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