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Gov. Nixon vetoes legislation that would have jeopardized public health by exempting e-cigarettes from tobacco laws

vetoed Senate Bill 841, legislation favored by the tobacco industry and sellers of electronic cigarettes, which would have jeopardized public health by exempting these new products from existing laws and taxes on traditional tobacco cigarettes. “This bil
Office of the Governor Missouri
added Jul 14, 2014 20:35


On July 11, 2014, Reynolds American Inc. issued a press release, a copy of which is attached as Exhibit 99.1 hereto and is incorporated by reference in its entirety into this Item 8.01. The information furnished in Item 8.01 of this Form 8-K and in Exhib
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 11, 2014 19:22

[UK, USA] Reynolds American confirms discussions about possible business combination (PDF)

In response to United Kingdom disclosure obligations, today Imperial Tobacco PLC issued an announcement describing certain discussions among Imperial, Reynolds American Inc. and Lorillard, Inc. Reynolds American (NYSE: RAI) confirms that it is in discussi
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jul 11, 2014 08:19

[Indiana] Schey Letter to South Bend Common Council (PDF)

In speaking with a number of small business/bar owners, many have serious concerns about the impact, if passed; Bill 31-14 would have on their business here in our City of South Bend. Out of respect for these concerns, I am requesting to be removed as
Gray Communications
added Jul 10, 2014 03:38

Australia’s WTO plain cigarette packaging case: an update

The case is important because: it will determine the compatibility of the TPPA with Australia’s various international commitments and the interaction of these trade agreements with non-trade agreements such as the FCTC, and this dispute has the potential
Parliament of Australia (au)
added Jul 11, 2014 18:46

[UK] Barnet sweeps the board in anti-smoking film awards

It was a night of success for Barnet children and young people as three of their short films received five coveted film awards at BAFTA HQ. Three groups from Barnet received the prestigious National Cut Films Awards for their short films, ‘£55.90’, ‘If
added Jul 9, 2014 12:15

[Europe] Statement by President Barroso as a witness in the case brought to the General Court by Mr John Dalli

Let me start by saying that the 16 October 2012 meeting was not the first one I had with Mr Dalli on the allegations against him. The first one was on 25 July 2012. I was informed when OLAF launched its independent investigation but I was explicitly aske
Europa - European Commission
added Jul 8, 2014 06:35
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[Europe] Statement by President Barroso as a witness in the case brought to the General Court by Mr John Dalli

While protesting his innocence emphatically, he did not deny having met with representatives of the tobacco industry through Mr Zammit. In fact he acknowledged that it was imprudent for a Commissioner to have such contacts. He did not give a convincing ex
Europa - European Commission
added Jul 7, 2014 15:26

You are commenting on: The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Proposed Rule: Deeming Tobacco Products To Be Subject to the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act, as Amended by the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act;

Regulations on the Sale and Distribution of Tobacco Products and Required Warning Statements for Tobacco Products; Extension of Comment Period
added Jul 5, 2014 19:40

[UK] Official statistics reveal fire deaths fallen by 40% in last decade

The safety standard for cigarettes introduced in November 2011 would appear to be having an impact on reducing accidental fire death caused by smoking products. The numbers of fatalities due to cigarettes are now around 15% lower than before the introduct
added Jul 4, 2014 10:27
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