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USA v. Philip Morris, et. al. Appeal: MANDATE, Jun 20, 2017

In accordance with the judgment of April 25, 2017, and pursuant to Federal Rule of Appellate Procedure 41, this constitutes the formal mandate of this court.
Tobacco On Trial
added Jun 20, 2017 20:36
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[Florida] Federal Judge Dismisses Trademark Infringement Suit Against Tobacco Shop ($$)

A federal judge in Florida on June 15 denied a pipe maker’s motion for default final judgment and dismissed the trademark infringement suit without prejudice because the court does not have jurisdiction to hear the suit (Sream Inc. v. Hookah, Tobacco And
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 19, 2017 21:18
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[North Carolina] Reynolds Investors Want More Info On $49B Takeover Offer ($$)

Reynolds American Inc. and its directors are withholding crucial information about a proposed $49 billion takeover by British American Tobacco PLC, shareholders alleged Friday in a proposed class action filed in North Carolina federal court.
Law360
added Jun 19, 2017 20:44
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[Michigan] 18 and older may buy tobacco in Genesee County for now, judge rules

Determining that the enforcement of a 21-and-up tobacco-buying age may cause "irreparable harm" to local businesses, on Monday, June 19, Genesee Circuit Judge Judith A. Fullerton granted a preliminary injunction and a temporary restraining order on the co
Michigan Live
added Jun 19, 2017 20:32
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Health Leaders Urge Michigan Lawmakers to Raise

We are very disappointed that a Michigan circuit court today prevented the implementation of Genesee County’s law prohibiting the sale of tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21. Such laws are life-saving and contribute to healthier individuals, fa
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:31
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Lithium Battery Catches Fire on Flight

Although no one was injured on the flight, lithium battery explosions can cause devastating injuries, particularly in cell phone and e-cigarette explosions. Last year, Samsung recalled millions of its Galaxy Note 7 phones because the batteries were catch
National Law Review
added Jun 19, 2017 20:22
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[California] Want to snuff out a neighbor’s secondhand smoke? Here are 5 things to know

Scott Bonesteel, a San Diego lawyer who won a secondhand smoking case against a homeowners association on behalf of an Orange County family in 2013, says that four years later, he continues to get calls every week from multi-family property dwellers seek
Orange County (CA) Register
added Jun 19, 2017 18:10
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[Oklahoma] Capitol Insider: What Happens If The Supreme Court Finds The Cigarette Fee Unconstitutional?

the Alcoholic Beverage Law Enforcement Commission, the Oklahoma Health Care Authority, the Department of Human Services and the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. If the court finds the fee unconstitutional, those agencies will los
KGOU Radio (Norman, OK)
added Jun 17, 2017 14:15
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[Australia] Indonesia's 'smoking baby' kicked his habit but the battle against tobacco rages on

Diana also tells us of her struggle to get Aldi to quit in the middle of a fishing village where smoking is ubiquitous and villagers would give him money to buy cigarettes because he was "cute and funny".... But now health experts are alarmed that a contr
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 17, 2017 14:53
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[Togo, Texas] Familiar sides square off in Arlington smoking ban lawsuit

The City Council passed the revised smoking ordinance by a 7-2 vote during its May 9 meeting. The revised ban does not regulate electronic cigarettes. Andy Prior, now helping Dream City Coalition in its fight against Arlington's smoking ban, stands deje
Dallas Morning News
added Jun 16, 2017 22:17
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