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[Kentucky] How a Scott County tobacco farm allegedly mistreated workers from Mexico

According to a lawsuit the workers filed in May, McKenzie Farms illegally charged them thousands of dollars for their H-2A visas, housing and transportation; underpaid them by thousands more; provided shabby living quarters; and falsified wage-and-hour p
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Aug 9, 2015 10:18
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Cigarette prices, cigarette expenditure and smoking-induced deprivation: findings from the International Tobacco Control Mexico survey

Conclusion Tax increases in Mexico have resulted in smokers paying more and spending more for their cigarettes. Those with higher cigarette expenditure experience more SID, with no evidence that poorer smokers are more affected.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 26, 2012 05:58
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[Mexico] Tobacco group Philip Morris to take full control of Mexican arm in $700m deal

US tobacco group Philip Morris International Inc (NYSE:PM), or PMI, said it will take full control of its Mexican unit through the purchase of the remaining 20% in Philip Morris Mexico SA de CV (PMM) from Grupo Carso SAB de CV (OTCMKTS:GPOVY).
financialnews.co.uk (uk)
added May 22, 2013 07:37
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[Australia, Canada, Mexico, USA] Warnings on US cigarette packs not as effective as those in other countries

Cigarette smoke contains more than 9,000 chemicals, including more than 60 carcinogens...But, when asked, adults in the U.S. can name only a few, such as tar and nicotine. How can we ensure that more smokers are aware of the risks? My team’s research sugg
The Conversation (au)
added Jul 19, 2017 14:26
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Cigarette brands with flavour capsules in the filter: trends in use and brand perceptions among smokers in the USA, Mexico and Australia, 2012–2014

Conclusions Results indicate that use of cigarettes with flavour capsules is growing, is associated with misperceptions of relative harm, and differentiates brands in ways that justify regulatory action.
Tobacco Control
added May 28, 2016 19:17
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[Mexico] Marlboro palace: how city birds feather their nests

Nicotine-rich cigarette ends that repel parasites are the perfect building material for finches
The Independent (uk)
added Dec 6, 2012 12:14
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Average age to start smoking in Mexico is 12 years old, not youth but children

Miguel Karam, researcher and professor at the Autonomous University of the State of Mexico (UAEM), stated that smoking “In average the age to start smoking is 12 years old, we are not talking about youth, we are talking about children,” stressed the acad
Yucatan Times (mx)
added Dec 4, 2012 12:50
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[Mexico, USA] Smoking trends among Mexicans, Mexican-Americans

Led by UC Davis researchers, the first-ever transnational study of Mexico-U.S. migration and smoking has found that U.S.-born Mexican Americans start smoking at an earlier age but are more likely to quit than their counterparts in Mexico. Just published
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Sep 21, 2012 17:06
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Sweet outpouring for Indian boy in Mexico targeted for selling candy and cigarettes on the street

* The inspector, Juan Diego Lopez, took the cigarettes the boy was selling illegally and made him dump out the rest of the candy and snacks onto the street * Video taken of the incident was posted online and has gone viral over the week
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2013 18:56
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[Mexico] City birds use cigarette butts to smoke out parasites

Lining nests with material from discarded cigarettes may help keep out parasitic mites.
Nature
added Dec 5, 2012 06:09
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