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[Florida] Reynolds, Lorillard and Phillip Morris get new trial in appellate decision tied to surgeon general's warning

What makes Monday's appeals court ruling noteworthy is the defendants' success in getting the three-judge appeals court panel to agree that the U.S. Surgeon General's warning on cigarettes "was erroneously admitted into evidence and improperly used to bo
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Nov 9, 2017 20:56
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GLANTZ: ACS. Harvard, and NCI researchers conclude that smoking causes breast cancer: This is important to all women

It is time to actively integrate breast cancer into tobacco control efforts, particularly for the CDC and US Surgeon General to add breast cancer to the official list of disease smoking and secondhand smoke “causes.” This recognition will be particularl
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 3, 2015 04:13
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Former U.S. Surgeon General Dr. Richard Carmona Joins NJOY Electronic Cigarettes’ Board of Directors

Dr. Carmona will provide strategic counsel to the company on public health and regulatory issues and spearhead NJOY’s research on the harm reduction potential of electronic cigarettes. “Dr. Carmona is an important addition to NJOY’s Board and we are
Business Wire
added Mar 25, 2013 09:33
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[Florida] PHILIP MORRIS USA, INC., and R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, Appellants, v. ROSE POLLARI Appellee (PDF)

Admitting the Reports at trial effectively presented the jury with the opinions and conclusions of numerous extra-judicial experts whom Defendants could not cross-examine.... “Because the battle of experts has become as much a part of a trial as the confl
Amazon CloudFront
added Sep 1, 2017 01:25
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SIEGEL: Surgeon General Continues to Lie about Tobacco in E-Cigarettes

Even if the Surgeon General wrongly believes that consuming any product that contains nicotine is a form of tobacco use, then he is still lying to the public. Under that definition, e-cigarettes are not the most commonly used form of tobacco among youth.
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Mar 13, 2017 16:26
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50th Anniversary Of First Tobacco Warning: Top Smoking Myths That Keep Smokers Hooked

Nonetheless, current lung cancer rates are a testament to the pervasiveness of enduring misconceptions about tobacco, according to the experts at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. “Since 1964, smoking rates have dropped by more than hal
Medical Daily
added Nov 10, 2013 20:55
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Surgeon General's Reports on Smoking and Tobacco Use

2012—Preventing Tobacco Use Among Youth and Young Adult 2010—How Tobacco Smoke Causes Disease: The Biology and Behavioral Basis for Smoking-Attributable Disease
CDC - Centers for Disease Control
added Jun 10, 2013 13:08
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Key dates in tobacco fight since smoking report

1972: Airlines told to provide no-smoking sections. 1987: Aspen, Colo., becomes first U.S. city to ban smoking in restaurants. 1988: Smoking banned on short domestic airline flights. 1998: Forty-six states reach $206 billion settlement with cigarette
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 4, 2014 13:25
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[Arizona] Carmona owned, but has divested, mutual funds with cigarette stocks

Carmona's campaign told The Arizona Republic that Carmona has a broker who picks and manages his investments for him and that Carmona was unaware of the cigarette-related stocks until his financial information was gathered to include on the personal fina
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Oct 1, 2012 17:15
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[Florida] Fla. Appeals Court Reverses $13M Smoking Death Verdict

ruling that a lower court erred by allowing several surgeon general's reports on cigarettes into evidence at trial ...agreed with the tobacco companies that the reports were inadmissible hearsay and remanded the case for a new trial of the claims brought
Law360
added Sep 1, 2017 01:20
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