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[Europe] New emails suggest Zammit initiated contact with tobacco lobby- Wall Street Journal

Journal has reported contents from new emails that precede a 16 March email from the smokeless tobacco lobby (ESTOC) to Silvio Zammit, the political canvasser implicated in the OLAF investigation into former commissioner John Dalli, that paint a picture
Malta Today (mt)
added Oct 26, 2012 18:12

Up in Smoke: Europe's tumultuous tobacco fight

Allegations of corruption, theft and conspiracy swirl over anti-tobacco legislation — and the tobacco industry swears it’s the good guy.
added Oct 26, 2012 15:56

[Europe, Malta, Sweden] EU Details Official's Role in Tobacco Lobbying ($$)

European officials have given new details of an alleged cash-for-influence scandal that has forced the resignation of European Union Health Commissioner John Dalli, while Mr. Dalli has defended himself, saying he was told to quit and claiming that a tobac
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 19, 2012 03:33

[UK] Swedish Match drives gains in tobacco ($$)

Investors sold out of European banks and bought into cigarette and alcohol stocks, seeking to protect recent gains as risk appetite ebbed for a second day. Swedish Match made the biggest gains on the FTSE Eurofirst 300, buoyed by
Financial Times (uk)
added Sep 18, 2012 15:37


investigate why The Maltese EU Commissioner of Health, John Dalli... Faced with closed doors in The Commission and disturbing news about how NGO’s in Brussel, who are fighting a tsunami of lobbyism from tobacco corporations, had their offices burglarized
DR Sales (Danish Broadcasting Corporation) (dk)
added Jul 30, 2017 12:04

[Europe, UK] Snus ban challenge, NNA media releases, 26th January 2017

The High Court has just announced that it will allow the ban on the smoking substitute snus to be referred to the European Court of Justice. Professor Gerry Stimson, who is leading the legal challenge to the ban by the consumer group, the New Nicotine
New Nicotine Alliance UK (uk)
added Feb 10, 2017 20:17

RODU: FDA Rejects Plea to Correct Smokeless Tobacco Warnings; A Closer Look at Flawed Interpretations

nter for Tobacco Products rejected Swedish Match’s request... The FDA justified its rejections in a six-page letter to the company (here) in a 115-page supporting document (here), and subsequently in an announcement proclaiming, “FDA Issues Science-Based
Tobacco Truth (Brad Rodu blog)
added Dec 23, 2016 14:07

[UK] Peter Lee

Lee worked until 1979 for the Tobacco Research Council,[1] after which he became a consultant. He has been frequently funded by tobacco companies undermine scientific studies linking health risks to tobacco use. (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Aug 5, 2016 18:44

FDA Committee Was Right to Reject Swedish Match's Flawed Application

FDA’s Tobacco Products Scientific Advisory Committee had no choice but to recommend rejection of Swedish Match's application because it did not answer the basic question of whether, if it were allowed to make the claim of lower risk, smokers would switch
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 11, 2015 19:34

[Bahamas, Europe, Malta] Exclusive: EU graft inquiry shifts to ex-health chief's overseas activity

Dalli's overseas activities, including business links or undeclared visits to countries in Africa, Asia and the Middle East, are new strands in a case that has already looked into the propriety of his dealings with tobacco company Swedish Match and wheth
added Oct 24, 2013 17:37
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