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

There was no direct threat of legal action in the letters, though New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office noted that his state and others sued major tobacco companies for the harm their products caused and entered into a massive 1998 settlem
Law360
added Mar 18, 2014 00:46
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Attorneys General Ask Big Retailers To Pull Tobacco From Stores : The Two-Way

The bipartisan group of officials sent signed letters to leaders of five of the country's biggest retailers whose stores include pharmacies: Wal-Mart, Walgreens, Rite Aid, Safeway and Kroger. They warned that selling tobacco in stores "normalizes" the pr
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Mar 17, 2014 21:40
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States Urge Retail Giants With Pharmacies to Stop Selling Tobacco Products

More than two dozen attorneys general sent letters on Sunday to five of the country’s largest retailers, encouraging them to stop selling tobacco products in stores that also have pharmacies, which would follow the example CVS Caremark set with its annou
New York Times
added Mar 17, 2014 00:34
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[New York] LETTER: Re: Sale of Tobacco Products (PDF)

The undersigned Attorneys General write to urge The Kroger Company (Kroger) to follow the example set by CVS Caremark Corporation and to cease selling tobacco products in your retail stores that have pharmacies throughout the United States. State Attorne
New York State Attorney General
added Mar 18, 2014 00:56
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[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
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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
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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
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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
Law360
added Feb 18, 2014 01:05
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[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
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[North Carolina] Tobacco growers take issue with trade agreement

have taken exception to a letter signed by N.C. Attorney General Roy Cooper and his counterparts that supports excluding the crop from a pending international trade agreement. “I’ve heard an earful about it this week while talking with farmers at the Sou
Caswell (NC) Messenger
added Feb 9, 2014 21:52
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