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[Netherlands] Dutch prosecutors reject calls for criminal tobacco case

Dutch anti-smoking activists vowed to fight on Thursday after prosecutors rejected their call for a criminal investigation into four major tobacco companies on charges including attempted murder or manslaughter, on the grounds that such a case would be un
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 23, 2018 01:29
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[Massachusetts, Pennsylvania] Pa. Man Gets 1 Year For Aiding Tobacco Tax Evasion ($$)

A Pennsylvania distributor was sentenced to a year and a day behind bars in Massachusetts federal court Wednesday after pleading guilty to helping a Bay State wholesaler avoid paying more than $9.6 million in taxes on massive shipments of tobacco products
Law360
added Feb 22, 2018 23:31
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC, RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Defendants Appellees: BRIEF OF THE CONSUMER ADVOCATES FOR SMOKE-FREE ALTERNATIVES ASSOCIATION (PDF)

CASAA submits this amicus curiae brief in order to provide helpful information to the Court about the importance of flavors and sampling in connection with consumers (a) receiving information about products and (b) making a successful transition from smo
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:41
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC, RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, et al., Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Defendants-Appellees: BRIEF OF AMICI CURIAE CLIVE BATES AND ADDITIONAL PUBLIC HEALTH/TOBACCO POLICY AUTHORITIES (PDF)

FDA has failed to account for the likelihood or the risks of harmful unintended consequences arising from its own interventions in the e-cigarette market – what should be a central concern for public health. The costs are likely to overwhelm the claime
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:29
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NICOPURE LABS,LLC,RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION,et al., Defendants-Appellees: BRIEF OF NJOY (PDF)

Applying the Tobacco Control Act’s MRTP preclearance requirement to e-cigarette manufacturers is unconstitutional under any potentially applicable standard of First Amendment scrutiny because the FDA lacks any constitutionally sufficient justification
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:23
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC, RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Defendants-Appellees: BRIEF OF THE STATE OF IOWA AS AMICUS CURIAE IN SUPPORT OF PLAINTIFFS-APPELLANTS (PDF)

generalized modified risk claims for ENDS are different because they are true—and the MRTPR undermines momentum towards critical harm reduction by effectively silencing them.
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:18
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NICOPURE LABS, LLC and RIGHT TO BE SMOKE FREE COALITION, Plaintiffs-Appellants, v. FOOD AND DRUG ADMINISTRATION, et al., Defendants-Appellees: BRIEF OF WASHINGTON LEGAL FOUNDATION (PDF)

the Constitution does not authorize the government to “pre-approve” truthful, non-misleading speech before commercial speakers may utter it. Indeed, this Court has already rejected the notion “that the health of consumers is advanced directly by barrin
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 22, 2018 18:08
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DC Circuit Urged To Knock Down FDA E-Cig Rule ($$)

a challenge brought by manufacturer Nicopure LLC and trade group The Right to Be Smoke-Free Coalition. Consumer advocates, an e-cigarette maker, the state of Iowa, a nonprofit law center and a host of public policy experts on Tuesday told the court that
Law360
added Feb 22, 2018 18:02
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[Florida] Big Tobacco Defender Leaves King & Spalding to Launch Plaintiffs Firm

Schneider had been working on the tobacco trials—the Engle progeny litigation that King & Spalding handles in South Florida for R. J. Reynolds...worked on 24 trials in the last eight years...But now, she said, “I want to defend the little guy, the David,”
Law.com
added Feb 22, 2018 17:27
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[Netherlands] PROSECUTOR DROPS LAWSUIT AGAINST DUTCH TOBACCO INDUSTRY

tobacco companies must place the exact results of ISO tests on cigarette packaging. The fact that smokers potentially inhaled different emission levels doesn't change the fact that the law only requires tobacco companies to show the actual test results on
NL Times (nl)
added Feb 22, 2018 17:24
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