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[Canada] Anti-smoking advocates push minister for further tobacco restrictions in Alberta

“We want an across-the-board ban on all flavours, across-the-board protection for all workers from second-hand smoke, and we want the legislation implemented in its entirety,” said Les Hagen, director of the advocacy group Action on Smoking and Health.
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Dec 1, 2016 11:09
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Health nominee Price may find that changing HHS isn't easy

Those hand-held devices that vaporize liquid nicotine could soon come to Price's attention. The electronic cigarette industry will likely push the incoming Trump administration to undo sweeping regulations its predecessor put in place earlier this year.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 30, 2016 06:04
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Duterte urged to sign EO vs public smoking

An anti-tobacco group is urging President Rodrigo Duterte to sign an executive order banning smoking in all public places across the country to fulfill a promise he made. “We appeal to our dear president, who we know is an ardent anti-smoking advocate,
InterAksyon.com (TV 5) (ph)
added Nov 29, 2016 21:41
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[Arizona] Teens pushing smoking restrictions at Havasu's Rotary Park

Students Working Against Tobacco, a group of about 20 local high schoolers, has been educating the public about tobacco and second-hand smoke for more than a year. Last month, the group addressed the Lake Havasu City Parks and Recreation Advisory Board a
Todays News Herald (Lake Havasu City, AZ)
added Nov 29, 2016 21:23
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DiCARA: One Size Doesn’t Fit All: Why the Tobacco Lobby Doesn’t Provide a Blueprint to Defeat the Gun Lobby

Do the tobacco lobby and gun lobby use similar tactics? Yes. Does that similarity mean that the gun lobby can be defeated in the same way that the tobacco lobby was? No. Differences in each lobby’s respective issue necessitate different game plans. Tobac
Harvard Political Review
added Nov 29, 2016 16:57
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CABRERA: NJOY’s Role in Getting Us Here

I refer to the pending Cole-Bishop amendment to the 2017 Agricultural Appropriations bill and our need to do all we can to get it passed. It’s a lifeline for our industry—of course, not a guarantee of survival but an opportunity to grab onto something m
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 29, 2016 04:08
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[New Zealand] Report calls for life-saving reforms to help smokers quit

The New Zealand Taxpayers' Union, Australian Taxpayers’ Alliance and MyChoice Australia have jointly launched a report calling for the governments on both sides of the Tasman to legalise, and lightly regulate new technologies to help smokers quit.
Scoop (nz)
added Nov 28, 2016 15:30
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[Canada] Smoke-Free Alberta asks: Why hasn't all of the Smoking Reduction Act been enacted?

A letter Monday from the Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta to Health Minister Sarah Hoffman asks why the NDP Government continues to put off full implementation of the Tobacco and Smoking Reduction Act, passed three years ago by the Progressive Conservat
rabble.ca
added Nov 28, 2016 01:22
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[Canada] Leaked report reveals Big Tobacco targeted city politicians in Sault, Sudbury

Leaked map shows 10 Ontario 'strategic municipalities' whose local politicians were targeted in 2012 by Imperial Tobacco Canada. Reasons for selecting these targets included their 'proximity to illicit tobacco' and 'likelihood of buy-in.'
SooToday.com (ca)
added Nov 25, 2016 23:20
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E-Cigs at Critical Juncture

Stakeholders have made the case that it’s important for the FDA to set a new predicate date in the final rule, and that Congress should update the predicate date for newly-deemed products. New FDA deeming regulations authorized earlier this year ban e-ci
Convenience Store Decisions
added Nov 25, 2016 13:44
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