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Comcast Universal's new movie RUSH promotes Marlboros worldwide

while RUSH the film was in development, Philip Morris International was promoting events at race tracks in Asia that featured a mocked-up Ferrari racer and the slogan "Marlboro: Red Rush" to spotlight its Formula One campaign.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 23, 2013 02:15

[Ohio] DeWine urges FDA to regulate electronic cigarettes

Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine and his counterparts in 39 other states and territories sent a letter yesterday to Commissioner Margaret Hamburg of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration urging the agency to begin testing and regulating e-cigarettes, so
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Sep 25, 2013 08:24

Apply Now: FDA Tobacco Regulatory Science Fellowship for Mid-Career Professionals

Would you like to work with an interdisciplinary group of colleagues to develop science-based public health strategies? Do you want to inform the regulation and marketing of tobacco products while acquiring new skills? If so, apply for the Tobacco Regulat
National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)
added Mar 14, 2013 01:18

[Washington] NAAG letter to Rupert Murdoch, Chair and Chief Executive Officer, News Corp. on movie smoking (PDF)

Each time the industry releases another movie that depicts smoking, it does so with the full knowledge of the harm it will bring to children who watch it. The specific steps outlined above are ones that Twentieth Century Fox can and should immediately ado
Office of the Attorney General (WA)
added Feb 10, 2013 00:25

LITTLE: The Climate Change Inquisition, Part II—The Scandal Unfolds

These extortionate suits are cynically Made to Settle....The tobacco settlement was, to quote MIT Professor John Gruber, “a tax because it’s a set of payments made by tobacco companies that depend on how many packs they sell"; in short, it looks like a ta
The Federalist Society
added May 11, 2016 13:04

Democratic Leaders Urge FDA Action, Call for State Attorneys General to Classify E-Cigarettes Under the Master Settlement Agreement

Waxman, Sen. Dick Durbin, and Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr. sent letters to 29 State Attorneys General applauding their ongoing efforts to press the FDA to use its enforcement discretion to prevent e-cigarette manufacturers from targeting teens. The members al
House Committee on Energy and Commerce
added Dec 23, 2014 23:21

Democratic Leaders call on state attorneys general to classify e-cigarettes under the Master Settlement Agreement

Congressmen Henry Waxman and Frank Pallone and Senator Dick Durbin have written a letter to all the state attorneys general to use the MSA to reign in out-of-control e-cigarette advertising. Their statement and copies of all the letters are here.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 23, 2014 23:20

[Indiana] Editorial: Youth and e-cigarettes

Among the group’s proposals are to prohibit “flavors” in new tobacco products and to restrict marketing of e-cigarettes in the same manner as for cigarettes. It also advocates strong health warnings. We applaud Zoeller and his colleagues across the count
Terre Haute (IN) Tribune-Star
added Aug 28, 2014 19:46

State Attorneys General Urge Tougher Curbs on E-Cigarettes

Group of 29 Attorneys General Asks FDA to Restrict E-Cigarette Ads, Ban Flavors
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Aug 8, 2014 13:44

AGs Push More Pharmacies To Ditch Tobacco After CVS Move ($$)

"Wal-Mart has demonstrated leadership in the area of tobacco control by entering into an assurance of voluntary compliance with the attorneys general in October 2003," their letter to the $242 billion retail giant said, referring to efforts to cut sales
added Mar 18, 2014 14:41
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