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[UK] The Tobacco Industry should pay for damage it causes – and you can help make that happen

we have a solution. The tobacco industry makes more than £4,000 in profits for every death caused by smoking. And we think that by holding it to account for this financially, Stop Smoking Services can be given the investment they need, to make sure every
Cancer Research UK (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 13:12
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'Make tobacco industry pay 1p for every cigarette sold to help people quit' says Cancer Research UK

has called on the Government to make the tobacco industry pay 1p per cigarette sold in the UK. The charity said £500m could be raised, money which could be spent on tobacco control, public health services and mass media campaigns.
Gloucestershire Echo (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 13:04
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[UK] Tobacco Firms Must 'Cough Up' For Smoking Damage

The Government is being urged to force the tobacco industry to "cough up" cash for the damage caused by smoking. Cancer Research UK says if tobacco companies are charged around 1p for every cigarette sold in the UK, an extra £500m could be raised.
Sky News (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 13:03
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[UK] LMC sounds alarm over council's £8m cut to public health

Ahead of the April deadline, the council has already cut £2.2m from 22 public health services including smoking cessation services worth £127,000...Mulherin, executive member for health, wellbeing and adult services, said the cuts are ’likely to be follow
Pulse (uk)
added Jan 26, 2016 14:30
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[Illinois] PRICE v. PHILIP MORRIS: PETITION FOR A WRIT OF CERTIORARI

Whether it violates the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment for a judge to participate in a case where the judge has made pejorative public statements...a reasonable public perception that one of the parties funded the judge's election camp
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 8, 2016 19:12
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[Canada] Cancer patients get more help to quit smoking

help from the New Brunswick Cancer Network and Horizon Health Network. The program will put in place smoking cessation practices as a standard of care for cancer patients across the Horizon Health Network in partnership with the cancer network.
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 27, 2016 21:27
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[Canada] Smoking cessation practices to be expanded for cancer patients

New Brunswick Cancer Network, in conjunction with the Horizon Health Network, will expand support to help cancer patients quit smoking and other forms of tobacco use to improve their cancer treatments and recovery.
Government of New Brunswick (ca)
added Jan 27, 2016 21:27
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[Kansas] EDITORIAL: Broken promise / Brownback proposes going back on agreement for tobacco settlement money

guess how much Kansas spends on tobacco prevention and cessation? Try 1.5 percent...any attempt to circumvent the CIF should be done with complete transparency and with an authentic conversation about what’s the right way to be responsible with the tobacc
Hutchinson (KS) News
added Jan 20, 2016 03:18
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[Canada] MANITOBA GOVERNMENT TO INVEST $1 MILLION IN NICOTINE REPLACEMENT THERAPY

is allocating $1 million annually for a new tobacco control initiative aimed at helping Manitobans to quit smoking by providing free nicotine replacement therapy products to eligible smokers, Healthy Living and Seniors Minister Deanne Crothers announced t
Manitoba Government (ca)
added Jan 15, 2016 18:57
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[UK] BDA calls for smoking cessation funding to be ring fenced

The BDA is dismayed to learn that around 40 per cent of local councils have dropped their free stop-smoking services when incidences of mouth cancers are soaring – the tenth most common cancer in UK men and fifteenth most common in women.
British Dental Association (uk)
added Jan 15, 2016 13:16
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