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FDA Delays Rule On Regulating Tobacco Until 2018 ($$)

said it’s pushing back the implementation of a rule pertaining to the circumstances under which tobacco products can be regulated as medical products until March 2018, after receiving criticism from pharmaceutical organizations backed by Ropes & Gray LLP
Law360
added Mar 22, 2017 00:46
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[UK] Supreme Court to hear prison smoking case

The UK's highest Court has given permission to a non-smoking prisoner to appeal against a judgment that the legal restrictions on smoking do not apply to public sector prisons. The Supreme Court has given permission to Paul Black, a non-smoking serving
Lexology (uk)
added Mar 22, 2017 00:13
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[California] Court: Causation Opinion Admissible, Punitives OK In $6.5M Asbestos Verdict ($$)

properly admitted expert testimony that every identifiable exposure to asbestos contributes to mesothelioma, a California appeals court held March 17, while also rejecting challenges involving tobacco use and an award of punitive damages (Charity Faith Ph
Lexis Nexis
added Mar 20, 2017 20:48
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Results: "George Conway"

Legacy Tobacco Documents Library
added Mar 19, 2017 01:41
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[California] Julius Michael Engel - #137759 Current Status: Not eligible to practice law (Not Entitled)

State Bar of California
added May 11, 2017 03:26
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US Seeks $854K From Fla. Company For Untaxed Cigars ($$)

owes more than $854,000 in unpaid excise taxes after underreporting its liability on cigars and cigarillos it imported between 2011 and 2014, the federal government told the U.S. Court of International Trade on Thursday. Mariola International Company mad
Law360
added Mar 16, 2017 21:28
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[Florida] SANTORO V. R.J. REYNOLDS, ET AL.

plaintiff claims defendant cigarette companies hid the hazards of smoking, leading to addiction and disease.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Mar 16, 2017 21:23
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Texas VA Hospital Hit With $5M Suit Over Patient Suicide ($$)

The widow of a Navy veteran filed a lawsuit in federal court in Dallas on Tuesday against the federal government, alleging that a doctor at Dallas Veterans Administration Medical Center improperly prescribed her husband Bupropion — an antidepressant and s
Law360
added Mar 16, 2017 21:46
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[Pennsylvania] Pa. E-Cig Taxation Getting Out Of Hand, Vape Dealer Says ($$)

Department of Revenue has yanked another state vaping retailer's tax challenge into federal court, this one adding contentions of harassment to allegations that the 40 percent e-cigarette tax has been expanded beyond the law's intent to unconstitutionally
Law360
added Mar 16, 2017 18:31
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[Europe, Sweden] Swedish men on target to be first to completely stub out smoking

Swedish government has released data showing that the proportion of men aged between 30 and 44 smoking fell to just 5 per cent in 2016. This makes it the first country to hit a notional tobacco “end game” target proposed by global health bodies and some
New Scientist
added Mar 15, 2017 14:34
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