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[Florida] ROZAR V. R,J. REYNOLDS UPCOMING Trial 04/09/18 –

Plaintiff claims defendant tobacco company hid the dangers of cigarettes, leading to addiction and smoking-related disease.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 4, 2018 17:13
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[Kansas, Missouri] Tobacco sellers' lawsuit overturned Topeka's 21-and-up law. Could KC area be next?

In the past few years, 15 municipalities on the Kansas side of the Kansas City metro have passed ordinances restricting tobacco sales to people 21 and over. Now a court ruling in a Shawnee County lawsuit is calling into question whether those ordinances
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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Missouri prisons go tobacco free

Missouri prisons are now tobacco free. This change comes after an inmate took the Missouri Department of Corrections to court and won, blaming the department for his secondhand smoke. The tobacco free change became official April 1, 2018. The ban is for
KSPR-TV Springfield 33 (Springfield, MO)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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[UK] UST Sues the FDA Regarding SE Standards

challenging the FDA’s issuance of “Not Substantially Equivalent” (NSE) Orders for a new, portioned moist smokeless product, Copenhagen Bold Wintergreen Flavor Packs (Copenhagen Bold). This appears to be the first lawsuit challenging the FDA’s denial of an
Lexology (uk)
added Apr 4, 2018 17:12
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[Germany] Cigarette warnings does not need to be visible in the store

The warnings printed on packets of cigarettes do not necessarily have to be visible in the store. This has the district court Berlin in a on 29. It dismissed a lawsuit filed by the Verbraucherzentrale Bundesverband against a seller. On landing shelves
InfoSurHoy.com
added Apr 3, 2018 15:32
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Illinois Appellate Court Upholds Denial Of Retail Tobacco License

upholding the denial of an application for a retail tobacco license because the evidence showed that the store had been operating without a current license and continued to operate despite several cease-and-desist orders (E Cigs Loop Inc., et al. v. Chica
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 2, 2018 22:44
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[Florida] KAPLAN V. PHILIP MORRIS, ET AL. UPCOMINGTrial 04/09/18 –

plaintiff claims defendants caused nicotine addiction and smoking-related illness through their concealment of smoking's risks.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Apr 2, 2018 22:43
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[Montana] Missoula Children's Museum to move after smoke concerns

believes they have grounds to break their lease agreement... Museum patrons began sending complaints of tobacco smell to the Missoula-County Health Department months ago which led to the Health Board filing a lawsuit against the Fool’s End Cigar Club, loc
KPAX CBS 8 (Missoula, MT)
added Apr 2, 2018 15:35
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UNTANGLING THE PREEMPTION DOCTRINE IN TOBACCO CONTROL (PDF)

Courts have generally recognized two types of implied preemption: (i) field preemption, where a law so thoroughly occupies a legislative field that it would be reasonable to infer that the legislature left no room for the lower government to supple-
Public Health Law Center (William Mitchell College of Law)
added Apr 19, 2018 16:28
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RJR Prevails at Trial Over Florida Woman's Death, As Jury Rejects Link Between Its Cigs and Her COPD

needed about nine hours to conclude that while Vivian Gay was addicted to cigarettes, Reynolds' cigarettes did not cause her death from complications related to chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 31, 2018 20:33
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