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NEW ZEALANDERS HAVE A RIGHT TO RUN THEIR OWN LIVES SAYS BATNZ (PDF)

The Government’s proposal to force cigarettes into plain packaging fails to respect adult smokers who wish to run their own lives and make their own decisions, says British American Tobacco New Zealand (BATNZ). “There is already universal awareness of t
British American Tobacco (BAT) New Zealand
added Oct 15, 2012 09:38
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[Indiana] Smoking-ban foes get fired up

About 50 people -- including bar owners -- attended a discussion about the smoking issue at the end of Tuesday's Council meeting. Unlike a public-input session Sept. 10, the pro-smoking side this time showed up in force and made its voices heard.
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Sep 20, 2012 09:19
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VIDEO: African Growers & Framework Convention on Tobacco Control

Farmers and their representatives meeting at the International Tobacco Growers Association Africa Region meeting voiced their objections to proposals that they stop growing tobacco. Joining ABN's Hannah Viviers in studio to discuss the nature of the conf
You Tube
added Sep 18, 2012 01:44
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[Philippines] Growers to fight worldwide tobacco farming control

Filipino tobacco growers are asking President Aquino to reject a plan by the World Health Organization to control tobacco farming worldwide.
Malaya (ph)
added Sep 18, 2012 00:36
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[Australia] What have the tobacco and pharma industries got in common?

A recent report by medical journalist Michael Woodhead in the health practitioner newsletter 6 minutes exposed how the pharmaceutical and tobacco industries are active members of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), a powerful right-wing lob
Crikey (au)
added Aug 12, 2012 19:17
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[UK] Plain cigarette pack plans attacked

Tobacco giant Philip Morris said plans to require cigarettes to be sold in plain packages could leave the taxpayer facing a massive bill Health Secretary Andrew Lansley has been warned that he could have to pay out billions of pounds of taxpayers' money
MSN UK (uk)
added Aug 9, 2012 17:14
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[Philippines] House majority leader signals cut in tobacco tax rate, as reform bill goes to plenary

Gonzales said tobacco companies want a formula for computing the rate that is "not too lopsided."
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added May 22, 2012 13:43
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Best Cigar Prices Discusses H.R. 1639 and S. 1461

H.R. 1639 and S. 1461 are an effort to protect the cigar industry from unfair and unwarranted regulation by the US Food and Drug Administration
PR Newswire
added May 17, 2012 13:24
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tobacco nation: the deadly state of smoking disparity in the u.s.

12 contiguous states stretching from the upper Midwest to the South...we’ve termed “Tobacco Nation,”... Ending the fight against tobacco can start with a series of fundamental tobacco control policies. Here is what we know works:
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 5, 2017 18:07
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[Europe] Tax trade body warns EU over tobacco track and trace plans

The International Tax Stamp Association (ITSA)...is concerned over the implementation of the track and trace and security feature requirements of the EU Tobacco Products Directive. It claimed that the draft legislation gives no guarantee of independence f
Packaging News (uk)
added Sep 21, 2017 13:51
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