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[New Zealand] GOWER: Turia has absolutely smashed Big Tobacco

people ask what the Maori Party achieves in Government - often rightfully so. Well, getting plain packaging past a Cabinet of cautious National ministers is quite frankly an incredible achievement.
TV3 (nz)
added Feb 19, 2013 12:42
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New Zealand Plans Logo-free Cigarette Packs

AP - Associated Press
added Feb 19, 2013 12:36
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New Zealand Follows Australia on Tobacco Plain Packs

New Zealand’s government will bring in the legislation to cut the appeal of smoking, although it will delay implementation until legal disputes faced by Australia are resolved, Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia said in a statement today.
Bloomberg News
added Feb 19, 2013 12:02
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[Australia, New Zealand] NZ to introduce plain packaging of tobacco products

Associate Minister of Health Tariana Turia said the Government would push ahead with its plans despite the threat of a similar legal challenge as one Australia has faced since introducing unbranded, standardised cigarette packets with large health warnin
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Feb 18, 2013 21:56
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[Australia] New Zealand plans logo-free cigarette packs

Minister of Health Tariana Turia says New Zealand will wait until a trade challenge in Australia plays out before introducing the new law. That would be next year at the earliest.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 18, 2013 21:55
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[New Zealand] Big Tobacco likely to sue, should plain packaging go ahead

University of Auckland professor of law, Jane Kelsey, says if plain packaging is brought in, the Government will be igniting a fight with large international companies with plenty of money.
Radio Network (nz)
added Feb 18, 2013 18:24
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[New Zealand] Calls to ban smoking in cars with children

New research shows an alarming number of children are exposed to second-hand smoke in cars. It's led to calls for a ban on smoking in cars. Associate Health Minister Tariana Turia has even suggested the public dob in offenders.
TV3 (nz)
added Feb 18, 2013 10:59
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[New Zealand] More than 100 000 Kiwi kids exposed to smoking in cars

A new study estimates the number of New Zealand children exposed to secondhand smoke in cars at over 100 000 per week. The letter published today in the New Zealand Medical Journal says the conservative estimate is based on 22 per cent of students in th
Scoop (nz)
added Feb 15, 2013 09:56
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[New Zealand] Smokers' new legal spat

The Aucklander (nz)
added Feb 13, 2013 12:32
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[New Zealand] Tobacco to be banned in prisons

Tobacco won't be permitted on prison grounds to strengthen the ban on smoking inside prisons, Corrections Minister Anne Tolley says.
TV3 (nz)
added Feb 13, 2013 11:22
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