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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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State AGs Want Tobacco Regs Protected In Trade Deals ($$)

Dozens of state attorneys general on Monday urged the U.S. Trade Representative to exclude tobacco products while negotiating trade and investment agreements, pointing to concerns that trade pacts might open the door for corporations to undermine anti-tob
Financial Times (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 14:40
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U.S. TRADE AGREEMENTS SHOULD NOT APPLY TO TOBACCO / Forty-five state and territorial attorneys general sent a letter urging the U.S. trade representative to exclude tobacco and tobacco products when negotiating all international trade and investment agree

Dear Ambassador Froman: The undersigned Attorneys General write to request that the United States Trade Representative act to preserve the ability of state and local governments to regulate tobacco products to protect the public health. This request is
National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)
added Jan 28, 2014 07:47
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[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
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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
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[Connecticut] FDA Tells Jepsen It's On Same E-Cigarette Page

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) shares George Jepsen's concerns about electronic cigarettes—and plans to step in to regulate them. The FDA sent that message to Jepsen, Connecticut's attorney general, and 39 of his colleagues in a letter sen
New Haven (CT) Independent
added Nov 20, 2013 02:34
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