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[Florida] WQAM's Whiskey, Stars and Cigars Returns Bigger Than Ever

After a resounding response from 2015’s WSC event, Miami Sports Radio 560 WQAM is bringing back its signature event this year – bigger and better than before! Saturday, June 4th is the night legendary former NFL coach Dave Wannstedt hosts our exclusive
CBS Local CBS4/TV33
added May 18, 2016 19:26
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[Australia] Richard Glover: Remembrance of smokes past

So, now I think about it, I might resist that final cigarette. The authorities are on the hunt; the last desperados are being driven into the hills. There were pleasures, but all far outweighed by the pain. Roll on the election: the war against cigarett
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 16, 2016 00:14
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GLANTZ: Addiction refuses to allow discussion of industry ties to criticism of our “softening paper”

we did respond, noting that Plurphanswat and Rodu’s paper followed the well-established pattern of tobacco industry-funded researchers trying to create controversy about research inconsistent with industry interests, the fact that Rodu had understated his
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 4, 2016 17:29
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BEST: Big Soda Wins in California: Beverage Tax Dies in Legislature

we came upon a trove of TV Guides from the mid-1980s...one ad stood out the most: a double-page, black-and-white, all-text ad from R.J. Reynolds that was headlined, “Passive smoking: An active controversy.” After several paragraphs trying to debunk the
TakePart.com
added Apr 15, 2016 09:56
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[Asia, Mid-east] Tobacco advertising banned in Oman

All radio stations, TV channels, newspapers and online publishing houses in the Sultanate are now prohibited from advertising any form of tobacco products. The circular, issued on April 5, 2016, was released as per the press and publications law issued
Times of Oman (om)
added Apr 11, 2016 04:36
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LETTERS: Concussions, the N.F.L.’s Profits and Priorities

For too long, the football and tobacco industries have used the same deceptive playbook, with the same predictable and preventable tragic results. We must stand up for public health over the rights of corporations to profit off endangering lives.
New York Times
added Apr 3, 2016 13:58
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McCANN: Defenseless: Why NFL won't sue New York Times over concussion story

pretrial discovery would require both the Times and NFL to share with the other the information that led them to reach such starkly different conclusions. For the NFL, sharing information about concussion data could represent a massive risk. For one, the
Sports Illustrated
added Apr 2, 2016 14:15
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NYT Won’t Retract NFL Big Tobacco-Concussion Story ($$)

said it will not “retract anything” after the NFL threatened a defamation lawsuit over a report last week questioning the data used by the league in its concussion studies and laying out potential ties to the tobacco industry, which long used questionable
Law360
added Mar 31, 2016 16:09
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The NFL would rather look stupid than evil

The connection to Big Tobacco arguably felt forced, but the NFL's case for defamation seems weak. Its latter stance is more interesting. The NFL is trying to make itself out as hapless with regards to concussion research. The alternative would be that th
SB Nation (portal)
added Mar 31, 2016 09:09
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New York Times Responds To NFL’s Retraction Demand With Verbal Haymaker

the NFL’s large PR blitz to fight back has focused on removing ties to the tobacco industry. All the while, the NFL has been using a firm that represented Philip Morris. That fact also made it in to the New York Times’ final line of Wednesday’s letter.
WBZT.com
added Mar 31, 2016 09:07
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