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[Indiana] Judge drops suit of church that wants pot to be sacrament

The First Church of Cannabis filed the lawsuit on grounds that pot was considered a sacrament under Indiana's Religious Freedom Restoration Act. In her dismissal order, Judge Sheryl Lynch said the church's love for marijuana does not count as practicin
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 9, 2018 16:12
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[Florida, Nebraska] D.C. Circuit: Tribal Corporations Not Exempt From Record Keeping ($$)

The record-keeping requirements of the Contraband Cigarette Trafficking Act (CCTA) “do not turn on any territorial determination,” and therefore, businesses incorporated under the laws of the Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska must still maintain data on the pur
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 9, 2018 15:31
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[Canada] 'That's going to be an issue': Lawyers weigh in on apartment smoking and vaping ban

A ban by landlords on tenants smoking or vaping marijuana in their apartments is an issue that's bound to be decided in the courts..."I believe that there is going to be litigation over these issues and we're going to get some court and certainly some hu
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 8, 2018 21:52
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[Australia, UK] Editorial: Progress towards a tobacco-free world

Achieving this goal will require a turbo-charged approach that complements FCTC actions with strengthened UN leadership, full engagement of all sectors, and increased investment in tobacco control. The legal success in Australia, together with the positiv
The Lancet (uk)
added Jul 9, 2018 15:24
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[Florida] Miami smoke shops are selling county-themed paraphernalia. Enter the lawyers.

Miami-Dade County's government has not endorsed any electric smoking device aimed at "dabbing" — slang for vaporizing marijuana oil to deliver a more intense high. Arguing that fact wasn't clear, a county lawyer in May sent a stern letter to Kendall's
Miami (FL) Herald
added Jul 7, 2018 13:57
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[Asia-pacific, Australia, Indonesia] Govt 'wasted budget' on WTO tobacco packaging dispute, says YLKI

The Indonesian Consumers Foundation (YLKI) has criticized the government for “wasting the state budget” on challenging Australia’s plain tobacco packaging law... Tulus said the WTO decision was foreseeable and accused the government of not supporting int
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jul 10, 2018 13:10
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Cigar and Pipe Tobacco Firms Can Forego Health Warning Statements

The FDA rule at issue will require cigar and pipe tobacco products to display one of six large warning statements, much like those found on cigarette products, on their products and advertisements about the health risks of cigar and nicotine use. Mehta’
Courthouse News
added Jul 9, 2018 15:22
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FDA Can't Compel New Tobacco Co. Warning Labels Yet ($$)

Cigar and pipe-tobacco makers received a reprieve Thursday from a looming deadline for the placement of new, larger health warnings on packages and ads when a federal judge, citing a recent Supreme Court decision, halted the U.S. Food and Drug Administrat
Law360
added Jul 8, 2018 02:42
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MALONE: Will medical researchers turn away Big Tobacco's billion-dollar Trojan horse?

leaders and researchers in the field need to protect the public as well as their integrity and their professional standing by asking questions as tough about their prospective funders as their planned lines of study.
JD Supra, LLC
added Jul 7, 2018 14:08
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FDA Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb’s Recent Remarks on Vapor Products and the Continuum of Risk; Update on Deeming Rule Appeal

“[w]e believe in the concept of a continuum of risk related to tobacco products, and we believe there is a role for modified risk products. Further, we want to preserve e-cigs as one among a number of possible options for adult smokers and believe that f
National Law Review
added Jul 8, 2018 03:26
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