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[New Zealand] Stop smoking services called upon to support vaping

Judge Butler’s questioning of the health authority’s attempt to undermine people’s chance to stop smoking by switching to use of a harm reduced product mirrors the perceptions of vapers reported in a new research paper by Trish Fraser of Global Public He
Scoop (nz)
added Apr 9, 2018 02:16
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Tobacco 21 Law Overturned in Kansas

In a ruling that is sure to draw the attention of c-store retailers nationwide, a Kansas judge in a Shawnee County court ruled for plaintiffs arguing that a local ordinance that increases the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21 is uncons
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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[North Carolina] Tobacco Escrow Overpayment Suit Survives Motion To Dismiss ($$)

A North Carolina judge on April 2 denied a motion to dismiss a case in which a tobacco company is seeking to recover overpayments it made into an escrow fund because the claims brought by a tobacco company present an “existing justiciable controversy” and
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 5, 2018 04:32
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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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[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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[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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[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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