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[Norway] 'Crushing defeat' for tobacco giant

An Oslo City Court verdict that upholds a Norwegian law banning the display of tobacco products in retail outlets was widely applauded by state health authorities and the country's cancer association. Tobacco giant Philip Morris, which challenged the law
Views and News from Norway (no)
added Sep 17, 2012 17:07
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Norway Stubs Out Philip Morris Challenge To Cig Display Ban ($$)

Tobacco giant Philip Morris International Inc. was handed a defeat Friday in Oslo District Court in its challenge to Norway’s ban on displays of tobacco products in retail stores.
Law360
added Sep 19, 2012 14:33
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UPDATE 2-Norway rules in favour of tobacco display ban

A Norwegian court has upheld a ban on displaying tobacco products in stores, in a closely-watched ruling as governments across the world look to crack down on smoking to improve public health and cut medical costs.
Reuters
added Sep 14, 2012 20:00
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Norway court upholds ban on tobacco store displays

A Norwegian court has upheld a ban on the display of tobacco products in stores, handing a defeat Friday to the Philip Morris company.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 14, 2012 16:40
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[Norway] Late-onset smokers: How many, and associations with health behaviours and socioeconomic status

Early adulthood is an additional critical phase for daily smoking initiation. The clear and consistent negative association between SES and late-onset smoking, as well as the positive association between SES and smoking cessation, contribute to the associ
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health
added Aug 9, 2012 12:59
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[Norway] 450K Epigenome-Wide Scan Identifies Differential DNA Methylation in Newborns Related to Maternal Smoking During Pregnancy

Our findings implicate epigenetic mechanisms in the pathogenesis of the adverse health outcomes associated with this important in utero exposure.
Environmental Health Perspectives (NIEHS)
added Aug 7, 2012 21:13
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Out of sight, out of mind? Removal of point-of-sale tobacco displays in Norway [FREE FULL TEXT]

Retailer's compliance with the POS display ban in Norway was high, and the ban was well supported in the population. Consumers believed that the ban could contribute to preventing smoking initiation among young people and to some extent also support cessa
Tobacco Control
added Jun 8, 2012 06:37
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Philip Morris sues Norway over tobacco display ban

Global tobacco giant Philip Morris began a suit Monday against Norway, claiming that the Scandinavian country's ban on the display of cigarettes in stores violates European competition rules.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 6, 2012 13:25
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[Europe] Philip Morris sues Norway over tobacco display ban

Global tobacco giant Philip Morris began a suit Monday against Norway, claiming that the Scandinavian country's ban on the display of cigarettes in stores violates European competition rules.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 4, 2012 13:01
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[Norway] Patterns of snus and cigarette use: a study of Norwegian men followed from age 16 to 19

Online First Tob Control doi:10.1136/tobaccocontrol-2011-050158 / Conclusions Young men who only used snus at baseline had an increased risk of being dual users at follow-up. Snus use may therefore facilitate smoking.
Tobacco Control
added May 27, 2012 14:09
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