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[Europe, Malta] NEW EVIDENCE APPEARS TO VINDICATE JOHN DALLI DELAYING TACTICS CLAIM

New evidence published by The Observer in the UK this week appears to vindicate claims made by Malta’s ousted European Commissioner John Dalli. Mr Dalli argues that his efforts to introduce the new legislation, which stood to cost the powerful tobacco i
Malta Independent (mt)
added Sep 15, 2013 21:04
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[Europe, UK] Johan Gabrielsson

In 2011, Swedish Match recruited Gabrielsson through PR firm Kreab Gavin Anderson, employing him specifically to lobby the European Commission in Brussels on the revision of the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD), in particular the EU ban on snus. In a 201
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Sep 1, 2013 12:04
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[Europe] Dalli: pursuing in court those responsible [EXCLUSIVE]

I will proceed with the cases that I had already instituted last December in the Belgian Criminal Court, a case for defamation against Swedish Match for maliciously spreading fabricated information, and another in the European Court of Justice in Luxembo
New Europe
added Jun 10, 2013 23:48
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Cheaper Chew? Kentucky's tax on chewing tobacco set to drop

Kentucky's tax on chewing tobacco will be cut by more than half in August, thanks to a little-noticed bill passed this year that has drawn the ire of health advocates and officials. The change will drop the tax on chewing tobacco from roughly 41 cents p
Kentucky Enquirer (Cincinnati Enquirer)
added Jun 9, 2013 17:41
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[Europe] The Commission's secret deal on tobacco

Dalli has said that he would not and did not change the Tobacco Directive. Even the OLAF report, used as the excuse to dismiss him makes this perfectly clear. As we will show, the directive was changed, on 4 September 2012 - but the commissioner was not
New Europe
added May 26, 2013 01:50
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[Europe] Japan Tobacco International breathes fire about damage by Dalligate

The owner of Gallaher has relit one of the biggest scandals to hit the European Commission in recent times by backing calls from MEPs for an inquiry into lobbying by the tobacco industry.
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 25, 2013 11:00
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[Europe, USA] KASSANDRA: Dalligate: The Tobacco Directive death and Obama’s resurrection

Highly placed sources in Washington DC have told New Europe, under condition of anonymity, that one of the ‘hot’ topics discussed in recent private talks between the White House and Berlaymont (not Joseph II) was the Tobacco Directive.
New Europe
added Nov 4, 2012 12:04
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[Europe, Malta] AG hands Dalli report to the police

Malta's Attorney General has submitted the EU's anti-fraud agency report to the police.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 29, 2012 16:28
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[Europe, Malta] Dalli had two meetings with tobacco lobbyists

John Dalli held two meetings with tobacco lobbyists that were organised by a Sliema businessman, according to the head of the EU’s anti-fraud arm OLAF. The information released yesterday by Giovanni Kessler, director general of OLAF, during a press con
Times of Malta (mt)
added Oct 18, 2012 08:05
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[Europe, Malta, Sweden] Health NGOs decry 'big tobacco' attempt at derailing Dalli anti-smoking campaign

The European Public Health Alliance claimed Dalli's resignation showed "how powerful the tobacco industry can be in influencing and undermining decision makers that are trying to support public health measures. . . . The cancer charity Smoke Free Partne
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 18, 2012 03:21
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