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Big Money's map mischief in North Carolina

The Republican State Leadership Committee, a Washington, D.C.-based super PAC that gets funding from North Carolina corporations including Reynolds American and Duke Energy, helped draw the state's congressional district
Institute for Southern Studies / Facing South
added Feb 18, 2016 03:33
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RJ Reynolds Tells DC Circ. Anti-Smoking Ad Order Is Unfair ($$)

now claims that under Judge Kessler’s order, it has to air a commercial on behalf of Brown & Williamson Tobacco Corp., a British company that R.J. Reynolds acquired through a merger in 2004, even though that company “ceased to exist.” “The sole basis upo
Law360
added Feb 18, 2016 00:01
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[North Carolina] Imperial says U.S. subsidiary proceeding as planned

However, a leading tobacco analyst questions how much market share ITG has lost from the 10 percent it had at the closing of the Reynolds American Inc.-Lorillard Inc. megadeal.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Feb 11, 2016 19:25
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SEC FILINGS DETAILS 02/11/2016 10-K Annual Report

RAI encourages the migration of adult smokers to smoke-free tobacco products and other products...Outstanding jury verdicts in favor of the Engle Progeny plaintiffs have been entered against RJR Tobacco in the amount of $184.2 million in compensatory dama
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Feb 11, 2016 15:47
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Diffusion of Messages from an Electronic Cigarette Brand to Potential Users through Twitter [FREE FULL TEXT]

This study explores the presence and actions of an electronic cigarette (e-cigarette) brand, Blu, on Twitter to observe how marketing messages are sent and diffused through the retweet (i.e., message forwarding) functionality....Retweet networks can serv
PLoS (Public Library of Science)
added Jan 26, 2016 17:44
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DC Circ. Says FDA Menthol Study Didn't Harm RJ Reynolds ($$)

reinstated a U.S. Food and Drug Administration panel and its study proposing a menthol cigarette ban, finding R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. hadn't shown actual or imminent harm from the report or the panel's inclusion of experts who have testified against tob
Law360
added Jan 16, 2016 13:34
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Appeals Court Reinstates FDA's Menthol Report

said that the plaintiffs lack standing because they must show an injury that is "actual or imminent, not conjectural or hypothetical" and that all three of their cited injuries did not meet that test.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 16, 2016 13:30
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Appeals court lifts injunction on menthol advisory report

The conflict cited was that Dr. Neal Benowitz, Dr. Jack Henningfield and Dr. Jonathan Samet had a financial relationship with pharmaceutical companies... Leon ruled that the FDA “erred in determining that the challenged members … did not have financial a
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 16, 2016 13:28
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Big Tobacco Loses Legal Challenge To FDA Report On Menthol Cigarettes

a panel for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit, overturned that lower court ruling because it found the tobacco companies lacked standing to even bring the case in the first place.
The Consumerist (blog)
added Jan 15, 2016 23:02
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Big tobacco dealt major defeat in court

The nation’s second most powerful court dealt a blow to big tobacco Friday, siding with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in the battle over regulating menthol cigarettes. Tobacco companies challenged a FDA advisory report that says there is evide
The Hill
added Jan 15, 2016 19:19
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