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[Massachusetts] Martha Coakley backs AGs’ call to snuff smokes

Coakley didn’t join her New England counterparts in signing the letters because her office didn’t have the opportunity to fully review them before the deadline, said spokesman Christopher Loh, though he added, “We commended CVS Caremark for removing all
Boston (MA) Herald
added Mar 18, 2014 14:38

Your First-Grader Wants a Cigarette? How That's 'OK' in Virginia

You may want to tell your kids not to use electronic cigarettes, but so far the federal government has passed no regulations against their purchase by minors.
added Sep 28, 2013 06:45

[California] ARCHIVE: Vermont Sues R.J. Reynolds Over Cigarette Ad Claims

The state says there is no proof that the Eclipse brand poses less health risk. The company says its marketing is backed by scientific research.
Los Angeles Times
added Jun 6, 2013 09:17

[Vermont] Tobacco Giant R.J. Reynolds Ordered to Pay the State $8 Million in Penalties and to Stop Deceptive Advertising

In the latest ruling, Judge Pearson concluded that Reynolds should be required to pay substantial civil penalties for its violations and that an additional injunction should issue against Reynolds to prevent similar conduct by Reynolds in marketing other
Vermont Office of the Attorney General
added Jun 6, 2013 08:58

[Kentucky] KY Attorney General Supports Ban On Smoking Scenes In Movies

Now 30 Attorneys General have signed a letter to Rupert Murdock, of 20th Century Fox, asking him to take smoking out of any movie rated G, PG, and PG-13.
WTVQ-TV 36 (Lexington, KY)
added Feb 9, 2013 13:48

U.S. states urge FDA to ensure warnings on liquid nicotine products

Attorneys general of 33 U.S. states, including New York's Eric Schneiderman, urged the Food and Drug Administration to ensure health warning labels on nicotine-containing liquids and other novel tobacco products. The attorneys general in a letter on Tue
added Sep 29, 2015 23:09

[New York] Schneiderman joins national effort urging retailers to end tobacco sales

"The fact that these stores profit from the sale of cigarettes and tobacco must take a backseat to the health of New Yorkers and customers across the country," he added. "I urge these companies to do the right thing and remove tobacco products from store
Metro International
added Mar 18, 2014 01:02

SIEGEL: Trampling on the Constitution: Democratic Lawmakers Urge Attorneys General to Enforce Master Settlement Agreement on Electronic Cigarette Companies

what these members of Congress are asking the Attorneys General to do is to trample on the Constitution. They are asking the Attorneys General to violate the established laws of their state by not only ignoring the clear language of the MSA, but by illega
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Feb 20, 2014 15:49

VIDEO: With e-cigs Vuse and Blu, Big Tobacco makes its way back onto Utah airwaves

Smoking » Unless the FDA steps in first, R.J. Reynolds’ ads will hit Utah airwaves by early 2014.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Nov 23, 2013 10:30

E-cigarette use growing rapidly in Iowa, but regulation lacking

For now, e-cigarettes exist in a legal limbo of sorts, where government is trying to play catch-up to private enterprise. “There’s no current Iowa Department of Public Health position,” said Jerilyn Oshel, interim director of the department’s Division o
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Oct 8, 2013 13:50
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