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child-resistant packaging comes to liquid nicotine

Truth Initiative submitted comments to the FDA urging them to act quickly to require child-resistant packaging and take care striking the right balance when it comes to the content of the warning labels. “This packaging law was a no-brainer. It’s now hi
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jan 19, 2016 17:15
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tobacco product displays shape teens' risk of future cigarette use

Moving the tobacco power wall to a less-obvious location, but keeping it visible, was no different for future susceptibility than having the power wall behind the cashier. Experiment in replica convenience store shows teen cigarette susceptibility influ
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Nov 24, 2015 21:32
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Health Groups Urge U.S. Chamber of Commerce Board Members to Withdraw if Chamber Doesn’t End Global Lobbying for Tobacco Industry

“The U.S. Chamber’s pro-tobacco work harms health around the world and does not serve the interests of the American business community,” the five health groups wrote in letters sent to the more than 100 companies and organizations on the U.S. Chamber’s B
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 15, 2015 16:30
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NEW YORK TIMES INVESTIGATION OF U.S. CHAMBER OF COMMERCE GLOBAL TOBACCO LOBBYING AND ADVOCACY

Now that others in the private sector can see the systematic efforts of Big Tobacco and the Chamber to thwart sound public health measures around the world, we hope they will reconsider their involvement with and support for the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 30, 2015 20:10
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Over 30,000 previously confidential documents added to Legacy Tobacco Documents Library

including thousands of Philip Morris documents that were previously unavailable due to their ‘confidential’ designation. Please access the LTDL blog for more info and links to document sets.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 11, 2015 16:13
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AdAge Top 15 Campaigns: American Legacy: Truth

The campaign was “the first real ‘gloves off’ attack on the industry, and one of the best examples of subverting the traditional paid media approach to get the word out,” wrote John Boiler, founder and CEO of 72andSunny and a judge for these awards. “It
Advertising Age
added Jan 12, 2015 10:28
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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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SIEGEL: Exactly 44% of Kids Who Start Smoking Do So Because of Smoking in Movies

I don't think we do ourselves any favors when we go beyond the science and make sweeping, yet quantitatively precise claims like this one from Legacy. Ultimately, it hurts our scientific credibility and undermines the integrity of our work.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Mar 20, 2014 09:44
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WITH FORMULA ONE MOVIE “RUSH” SET TO OPEN, PUBLIC HEALTH GROUPS AND STATE ATTORNEYS GENERAL HIGHLIGHT FILM’S TOBACCO USE AND BRAND DEPICTION IN PROMOTIONAL MATERIALS HARMFUL TO YOUNG AUDIENCES

public health groups have joined state Attorneys General offices to call out the depiction of tobacco brand imagery and smoking in promotions for the movie Rush –coming out in September – citing its potential impact to tobacco use among youth. In a letter
American Legacy Foundation
added Aug 28, 2013 12:28
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FDA Stalls Again On Menthol

"Two years ago, the FDA's own scientific advisory committee found that removing menthol cigarettes from the marketplace would benefit public health in the United States," said David Dobbins, Chief Operating Officer at Legacy. "The FDA does not need more
PR Newswire
added Jul 23, 2013 12:48
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