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Legacy Urges the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to Place Restrictions on All Tobacco Products

The FDA Must Regulate Emerging Products With Particular Appeal to Youth Such as Little Cigars, Hookah and E-cigarettes
American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 12, 2014 15:01
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Reinvigorated truth® Campaign Will Empower Youth to Finish the Fight against Tobacco

it is uniquely important for America's kids and health that Legacy has announced it is launching a new generation of truth® aimed at ending the tobacco epidemic for good. This is exactly the kind of strong, science-based response called for by the 2014 Su
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Aug 12, 2014 14:24
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A Less Defiant Tack in a Campaign to Curb Smoking by Teenagers

Now Legacy is about to introduce a new effort on behalf of the “Truth” campaign, “Finish It,” which takes a decidedly less rebellious tone. A new commercial opens with “Revolusion,” a song by the Swedish performer Elliphant, and white text against an or
New York Times
added Aug 10, 2014 19:12
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AUDIO: Amid Smoking Decline, Look Who's Still Lighting Up

So Legacy trains educators and targets its anti-smoking message to these populations. But Koval says companies like Reynolds and Lorillard know their market well. "I think this merger, for instance, is very much about menthol," she says. "While mentho
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Jul 31, 2014 17:09
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VIDEO: Menthol Ban Debate a Slow Burn for Big Tobacco

Robin Koval, Chief Executive Officer at Legacy, discusses the move to ban menthol cigarettes, why menthol represents the growth of cigarette sales in the United States and how the merger of Lorillard and Reynolds plays into a potential ban of the product.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jul 16, 2014 21:22
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[District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia] Is the E-Cigarette Bubble About to Burst?

After the FDA released its proposal, I caught up with Cabrera by phone at Reagan National Airport, where she was on her way home to Hallandale Beach, Florida, before heading to Chicago for SFATA’s spring conference, called Technology Not Tobacco. She des
The Washingtonian
added Jul 3, 2014 13:02
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VIDEO: KENNETH E. WARNER LECTURE SERIES: One-on-One with Mitch Zeller, Director of the FDA Center for Tobacco Products

American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 3, 2014 12:39
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LEGACY WELCOMES MAURO MEDRANO AS YOUTH LIAISON TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

has selected 18-year old Mauro Medrano to serve on its Board of Directors. Medrano, a young and passionate tobacco control advocate, will serve an 18-month term as a Youth Board Liaison, providing an important perspective for Legacy in its work to create
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 13, 2014 13:57
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HIGH SCHOOL BOYS NOW SMOKE CIGARETTES AND CIGARS AT SIMILAR RATES

New CDC Data Reinforces Need for FDA Regulation of Cigars
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 13, 2014 00:04
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A Half Century of Avoidable Death: A Global Perspective on Tobacco in America (PDF)

FCTC represents the compiled wisdom of decades of global efforts to reduce tobacco use, and we know it works. Countries that have fully implemented the treaty have seen dramatic success in reducing the toll of tobacco use. Uruguay, for example, saw a five
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 3, 2014 12:26
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