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Oklahoma attorney general didn't join anti-tobacco movement

The signature of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt was not included on a letter that 28 attorneys general from 24 states, three U.S. territories and Washington, D.C. sent to five major retailers Friday, urging them to stop selling tobacco products.
The Oklahoman
added Mar 18, 2014 01:03

[Asia, Malaysia, USA] KHOR: Rare backing for KL's TPPA proposal - Global Trends

But it is rare that top government lawyers in the United States come out to support a foreign government (in this case, Malaysia) against their own government in a trade negotiation, or in any other negotiations. However, the USTR is likely to stick to
The Star (my)
added Feb 9, 2014 21:13

[Vermont] Attorneys General Call On Trade Representative To Preserve Tobacco Regulation

the chief law enforcement officers of 44 states and territories are calling upon the United States Trade Representative to exclude tobacco and tobacco products from the Trans-Pacific Partnership, which is currently under negotiation. This would preserve t
Vermont Office of the Attorney General
added Jan 28, 2014 07:42

Leading Health Groups Urge State AGs to Investigate R.J. Reynolds’ New Magazine Ads for Camel Cigarettes

The ads, for Camel Crush cigarettes, have appeared in the April, May or June issues of at least 24 magazines, including several with large teen readerships. This is the first time R.J. Reynolds has advertised a cigarette brand in magazines since December
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 6, 2013 18:50

Former Attorney General to Join Troutman Sanders Tobacco Team

We are pleased to announce that former Utah Attorney General Mark L. Shurtleff will join the firm in January 2013. . . . He came into office shortly after the tobacco Master Settlement Agreement was signed and has significant experience with issues inv
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jan 9, 2013 15:13

[Asia-pacific, Indiana] Attorney general applauds tobacco’s exclusion from trade deal

“It would be a huge step backward if tobacco companies were able to exploit the process for working out trade disputes in order to thwart each nation’s tobacco laws,” Zoeller said. “I am grateful to Ambassador Michael Froman and the USTR office for liste (Franklin College Pulliam School of Journalism)
added Oct 7, 2015 01:27

[California] EDITORIAL: E-cigarette boom among kids more than Feds’ fault / Tobacco money keeps state sidelined

As state lawmakers return to the Capitol, they should make it a priority to shut down the teenage market, not only for tobacco in general, but for e-cigarettes and vaping. That goes, too, for Attorney General Kamala Harris, who has joined other attorneys
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 23, 2014 23:30

[New York] Attorneys general want flavored e-cigarette ban

New York's attorney general has joined counterparts from two-dozen other states urging federal regulators to impose restrictions on electronic cigarettes with a ban on more than 7,000 flavors now available. In a letter they plan to submit Friday to the Fo
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 8, 2014 07:59

[North Carolina] LETTER: Tobacco settlement still funding politicos

Instead of health care and prevention, most states have treated those checks like birthday money from grandma. Fifteen years after the settlement decision, states continue to spend only a miniscule portion of tobacco revenues to fight tobacco use. Perhaps
Jacksonville (NC) Daily News
added Feb 23, 2014 14:56

Dems Want E-Cigs Placed Under Tobacco Master Settlement ($$)

Democratic lawmakers from California, Vermont and Iowa pushed the attorneys general of their states on Wednesday to place electronic cigarettes under the 1998 master settlement agreement with tobacco companies, in order to prohibit kid-friendly advertisem
added Feb 18, 2014 01:05
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