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State AGs, Members of Congress Demand Regulation of E-Cigarettes

These demands for FDA regulation come amidst an explosion of marketing for e-cigarettes and a recent report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention showing a doubling in youth use of e-cigarettes from 2011 to 2012.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 28, 2013 21:08

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

[North Carolina] Electronic cigarette users say advertisements do not target kids

Attorney General Roy Cooper signed a letter Tuesday that says e-cigarettes are being marketed to children through advertising different flavors. Electronic cigarette users do not agree. They say the flavored vapor is often what helps users stop smoking t
added Sep 28, 2013 06:30

Reports of E-cigarettes exploding on the rise

Complaints of explosions and injuries have pushed attorneys general from 40 states to call on the FDA to regulate e-cigarettes. A Georgia woman's e-cigarette exploded in her home, shaking the entire house.
KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO)
added Sep 26, 2013 04:28

The NAAG Tobacco Project

specializes in matters related to the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement (“MSA”). Its staff is dedicated to helping the Attorneys General of the signatory States (“Settling States”) interpret, implement, and enforce this agreement. The Tobacco Project is
National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)
added Sep 25, 2013 08:37

AGs urge FDA to Regulate Sale and Advertising of E-Cigarettes

called on the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today to immediately regulate the sale and advertising of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) as "tobacco products" under the Tobacco Control Act, as they are products made or derived from tobacco.
National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)
added Sep 25, 2013 08:25

[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

FISHER: Holy End Run! Attorneys General Urge Action As E-Cigarettes Gain Market Share

But there’s not much the AGs can do to plug the loophole that is draining revenue from their 1998 settlement agreement. Having bet on the continued success of conventional cancer sticks, they were caught sleeping when the market went digital.
added Sep 26, 2013 06:15

NAAG LETTER TO FDA Re: FDA Regulation of E-Cigarettes (PDF)

Dear Commissioner Hamburg, The undersigned Attorneys General write to urge the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to take all available measures to meet the FDA’s stated deadline of October 31, 2013, to issue proposed regulations that will address the ad
National Association of Attorneys General (NAAG)
added Sep 25, 2013 08:33

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
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