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[Florida] Fort Lauderdale Law Firm Wins $9 Million Verdict Against Cigarette Companies

The jury found that Mr. Oshinsky was addicted to the nicotine in cigarettes and that his addiction caused his lung cancer in 1993 and his death in 2000. They found that he reasonably relied on statements and omissions made by Philip Morris USA, Inc. and R
MarketWired
added Oct 2, 2016 02:35
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[California] Los Angeles Times Endorses Proposition 56

a string of major newspaper endorsements for Prop 56: Sacramento Bee, San Francisco Chronicle, Fresno Bee, Bakersfield Californian, Santa Cruz Sentinel, Monterey County Herald, Santa Rosa Press Democrat, and East Bay Times. The Ventura County Star, which
Yes on 56.org
added Sep 30, 2016 21:45
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[Florida] Million-Dollar Punitive Disparity in Tobacco Trial Possibly Caused by Differences in Marketing, Defense Tactics, Attorney Says

Key differences in modern-day tobacco marketing may have led a tobacco company defendant to receive double the punitive verdict of the co-defendant... Notably, however, jurors hit R.J. Reynolds with $2 million of the punitive verdict, despite the fact the
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Sep 30, 2016 02:41
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[Europe] GBC News Hacienda says it accounts for all tobacco entering Gibraltar

Spain’s Tax Agency claims it inspects and records one hundred percent of the tobacco that comes into Gibraltar, and that its frontier controls are not merely random. This is in response to an article published by regional newspaper Europa Sur, in which
Gibraltar Broadcasting Corporation (gi)
added Sep 27, 2016 21:33
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The world of predatory publishing: what is it, and what might it mean for tobacco control?

For those of us conducting research in the field of tobacco control, should we be concerned about the proliferation of open access publishing? ...scholarly indexes are including predatory journals among those they cover, meaning much junk science, activi
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Sep 23, 2016 16:56
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POLICY & ETHICS How the FDA Manipulates the Media

was about to make public controversial new rules about electronic cigarettes...the embargo had worked once again to shape coverage. Felberbaum's piece, for example, quoted Margaret Hamburg, then head of the FDA, and Mitch Zeller...but nobody else
Scientific American
added Sep 22, 2016 16:37
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ABCEDE: The Long High-Tech Goodbye

I’m taking my leave as technology writer for CSP starting in the fall, assuming the role of CSP’s new tobacco editor. Melissa Vonder Haar, who has been covering that beat for several years, has decided to join her family’s business. She’ll still be walki
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 16, 2016 20:57
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HAAR: Round and Round in the Circle Game

I have accepted a position to work for my dad’s company, iSee Store Innovations.... I’ve spent a lot of time looking “behind from where we came,” thinking about the things I’ll miss most about covering this wacky, volatile category. There are too many to
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 16, 2016 20:56
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That's Dangerous! Paris Jackson shows mischievous side as she plays with lighter in rare fashion shoot for Dull magazine

Still struggling to give up smoking: Paris was recently spotted with her rocker beau Michael Snoddy as they strolled around the LA County Fair, hand-in-hand, in Pomona on Saturday
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 14, 2016 13:31
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[Australia] MENDELSOHN: Alarmist vaping headlines a hazard to health

“VAPING from electronic cigarettes could be as bad for the heart as tobacco” screamed an alarmist headline syndicated across a wide range of Australian news services recently. Unfortunately, these misleading headlines are all too common and confuse the p
doctorportal (Medical Journal of Australia) (au)
added Sep 12, 2016 15:44
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