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WOLF: Gov’t May Use Dubious Research to Attack E-Cigs, Report Claims

Advocacy group alleges that spreading misinformation about vaping can harm public health — but read carefully here / The Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI), based in Washington, D.C., released a report to show how spreading misinformation on e-cigs ca
LifeZette
added Dec 14, 2018 03:34
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[Australia] 'A disturbing complacency': losing focus on tobacco control

Cancer campaigners want the NSW government to ban tobacco vending machines, slap a licensing regime on cigarette sellers and strengthen smoke-free environment laws in a bid to save lives. As the Berejiklian government and the Labor opposition enter elec
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Dec 13, 2018 15:55
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[Europe] PERIGOIS: EU public says enough is enough on tobacco control

According to a recent survey conducted by the polling company Populus, EU voters think that public policy on stamping out smoking is misdirected. In particular, the European public believes that curbing tobacco consumption is the second least important is
EurActiv
added Dec 12, 2018 17:28
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[California] JUUL Takes a Page from Big Tobacco

The e-cig giant has been paying for research, contracting with labs that critics say favor the tobacco industry, and boosting its image through "school curriculum."
East Bay Express
added Dec 11, 2018 19:02
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LIEBERMAN: Thinking About Health: Government trying to regulate tobacco products

It’s unlikely the power of the tobacco industry has diminished since Kessler left office in 1997. And therein lies a cautionary tale for current FDA regulators who are tiptoeing ever so carefully through the regulatory mine field surrounding big tobacco.
Rapid City (SD) Journal
added Dec 10, 2018 19:07
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Juul tries to make friends in Washington as regulators circle

Twenty years after four big tobacco companies reached a massive settlement with 46 states over smoking-related health problems and marketing issues, Juul is frantically trying to avoid a similar fate.
Politico
added Dec 10, 2018 03:29
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SUNDAY EDITION | Kentucky's job protection for smokers comes under fire

In 1990, the tobacco industry helped make smoking a civil right in Kentucky. Now some powerful interests want to reverse that. But will denying smokers jobs help them quit?
Fox 41 WDRB-TV (Louisville, KY)
added Dec 9, 2018 16:11
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[Minnesota] NATO Speaks Against Limiting Tobacco-Shop Licenses

As the St. Paul (Minn.) City Council moved to limit the number of new tobacco-shop licenses it issues annually, one tobacco retailing association spoke against what it calls an “arbitrary and capricious” move. The City Council voted June 27 in favor of a
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 8, 2018 19:03
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LETTER FROM SENATORS TO FDA (PDF)

to not only ban flavored cigars and menthol cigarettes, but also to end the marketing of all tobacco products to youth and remove all flavored tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from the market until or unless they have undergone a thorough FDA rev
U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions
added Dec 8, 2018 03:05
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Limited implementation of the framework convention on tobacco control’s tobacco tax provision: global comparison

Despite widespread FCTC ratification, implementing higher tobacco taxes remains incomplete. Guidelines for FCTC Article 6 implementation should assign definite targets for tobacco taxes and for implementation of a tax escalator that gradually increases ta
British Medical Journal
added Dec 7, 2018 19:06
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