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Budget Agreement Protects Kids and Health by Rejecting Tobacco Industry Giveaways

delivers critical victories for America’s kids and health over the tobacco industry by rejecting proposals to greatly weaken FDA oversight of electronic cigarettes and cigars and slash funding for the CDC’s programs to reduce tobacco use. By rejecting the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 16, 2015 19:12
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[Australia, Switzerland, UK] Row over Marlboro-funded research that undermined plain cigarette packs

A bitter academic row has triggered calls for a leading university to withdraw two key scientific papers sponsored by “big tobacco” ...a group of academics has written to the university calling for the papers, funded and supervised by (PMI)... to be with
The Guardian (uk)
added Feb 15, 2015 19:21
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Morgan Stanley's 2015 Outlook For Big Tobacco

The resulting decade of buyouts has cost the tobacco industry about $10 billion, but the buyouts came to an end in 2014. Starting in 2015, the elimination of buyout payments will reduce annual operating costs at Altria Group Inc MO 1.43% by about $300
Benzinga.com
added Jan 15, 2015 20:05
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[Africa] Tanzania: Morogoro Honours Tobacco Firm for Community Support

TANZANIA Leaf Tobacco Company (TLTC) was on Sunday named the overall winner of Uluguru Awards for the year 2014, having donated more than 200m/- in support of various development initiatives in Morogoro Region. Speaking in a colourful awards gala night d
All-Africa.com
added Apr 14, 2014 12:10
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[North Carolina] Letter: Tobacco

The settlement dollars went up in smoke years ago and smokers will put their dollars up in smoke to pay for the whole mess for years to come. The silliness of this whole scenario is obvious.
New Bern (NC) Sun-Journal
added Jun 28, 2013 14:16
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[Canada] Canadian Historians: Come Clean About Your Relationship with Big Tobacco

"Under-the-table" research like this sidesteps the scrutiny of peer review and scholarly criticism. Their status as "expert witnesses" would seem entirely a function of tobacco firms paying them to act as such. Second, the tobacco-financed reports form
History News Network
added Jun 22, 2013 16:32
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[Asia, Israel] 'Billionaire gave Netanyahus cigars, champagne worth hundreds of thousands'

A corruption investigation into Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is reportedly addressing suspicions the premier and his wife illicitly accepted cigars worth hundreds of thousands of shekels and champagne from a Hollywood billionaire.
Times of Israel (is)
added Jan 7, 2017 20:39
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National Report: Oklahoma Ranks 3rd in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

ranks 3rd nationwide in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit...Oklahoma is spending $23.5 million this year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs, which is 55.6 percent of the $42.3 million recommended by the Centers
PR Newswire
added Dec 14, 2016 21:41
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EDITORIAL: Smoking in Florida: Progress Made, More Needed

Through the state's pioneering educational efforts, our teens are more aware of smoking's risks, and can be spared what happened to Richard Boatright...With a big budget surplus in hand, Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature should give some serious thought
Lakeland (FL) Ledger
added Jan 3, 2015 12:40
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Tobacco ads up in smoke but F1 rises from the ashes

Ban on cigarette firms’ brands creates new revenue opportunities ... "the reality is that a large number of companies did not want to be associated with a team with tobacco logos on the car and indeed some didn’t want to be associated with the sport, whic
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Nov 2, 2013 15:20
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