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State Attorneys General Weigh In On Nicotine Levels Of Combusted Cigarettes ($$)

the attorneys general of six states encouraged the agency to apply a nicotine product standard not only to cigarettes but also to other combusted tobacco products; three days later, several of the same officials singled out menthol — the only non-tobacco
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 27, 2018 21:41
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AGs From 9 States Urge FDA To Ban Menthol In Tobacco ($$)

In a letter to the FDA, the attorney generals of New York, Illinois, Massachusetts, Oregon, Rhode Island, Idaho, Maine, New Mexico and Pennsylvania urged the agency to ban menthol tobacco products, saying the public health downsides of tobacco flavoring
Law360
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[New York] State AGs' FDA Tobacco Flavors Comment Letter (PDF)

FDA must act on its responsibility to the public. The mission of the Department of Health and Human Services is to enhance and protect the health and well-being of all Americans. The cost of doing nothing— whether measured in dollars saved or lives los
New York State Attorney General
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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[New York] Attorney General Underwood – Leading Bipartisan Coalition Of 9 AGs – Urges FDA To Ban Flavored Tobacco

“A ban on flavored tobacco products is critical to New Yorkers’ public health – especially young New Yorkers, who too often get hooked on these products at a young age, leading to a lifetime of addiction.” The letter was led by Attorney General Underwoo
New York State Attorney General
added Jul 23, 2018 06:30
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VIDEO: Inside a lavish retreat where lobbyists donate for access to state attorneys general

Selling access to events like this has helped the Republican Attorneys General Association, or RAGA, raise more than $20 million... The more money these lobbyists shell out, the more access...In attendance? Representatives from Koch Industries, big tobacc
CBS News.com
added Jun 19, 2018 12:09
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[Kentucky] ARCHIVE: VIBO Corp., Inc. v. Conway, et al.: OPINION (PDF)

ARGUED: John K. Bush, GREENEBAUM DOLL & McDONALD... For the reasons stated above, the judgment of the district court dismissing all claims against Defendants and denying Plaintiff’s request for preliminary relief is AFFIRMED.
US Court of Appeals For The Sixth Circuit
added May 9, 2017 15:23
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Attorneys General, Nonprofit Support Cigar Industry In FDA Lawsuit

A group of attorneys general and a nonprofit organization have filed amicus briefs supporting the cigar industry's fight against FDA regulation. Both documents argue in favor of the recently proposed Motion for Summary Judgment and opening brief filed by
Cigar Aficionado
added Feb 24, 2017 14:44
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Democratic state attorneys general begin Trump pushback

State attorneys general have a history of banding together. Most notably, a series of lawsuits from them led to the 1998 tobacco industry settlement under which cigarette makers agreed to pay states more than $200 billion over 25 years.
Cape Cod (MA) Times
added Jan 31, 2017 18:12
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EUBANKS: Big Oil and Big Tobacco: A Deadly Partnership Rooted in Deception

The federal government’s investigation and the civil lawsuit against Big Tobacco that followed placed front and center the precise issue presented in the attorneys general investigations involving ExxonMobil: Did the company, in its public statements sug
Union of Concerned Scientists
added Jul 21, 2016 14:44
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VACCO: As an attorney general, I sued the tobacco companies. ExxonMobil is nothing like them

was bipartisan and that never...did we align ourselves with the industry’s business competitors. In the current campaign, the attorneys general have linked up with investors in renewable energy in an unseemly alliance that presents serious conflicts of in
Washington Post
added Jul 15, 2016 21:44
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