Headlines Tagged with Teen Smoking/Youth — 44,345 headlines found
Historic $79 Million Cigarette Settlement Signifies Beginning of Wave of Tobacco Cases in Massachusetts
announcement in Lorillard’s 8K SEC filing of a $79 million settlement ... the most important state for tobacco litigation is not Florida. It’s Massachusetts. Massachusetts, benefitting from the combination of two key rulings by the Supreme Judicial Court
Oct 23, 2013 Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added Oct 23, 2013 11:16
[Florida] Tobacco company must pay lung cancer victim's family $37.5 million 'because they targeted teens with their advertising'
In a newspaper ad from the 1970s, the company states: 'The thing that makes Vantage so special is that its filter is based on an innovative design concept that gives smokers flavor like a full-flavor cigarette without anywhere near the "tar" or the nicot
Aug 3, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2013 13:00
A mother in Iqaluit wants to ban smoking inside all multi-dwelling residential buildings in Nunavut, where more than half the population over the age of 12 is said to smoke. Sharon Angnakak started an online petition earlier this month after she and her
Apr 14, 2015 CBC News (ca)
added Apr 21, 2015 14:30
Health minister Lormus Bundhoo said that new laws would be enforced to allow for more graphic warnings on cigarette packs while there would be a clamp-down on the sale of tobacco products to juveniles. The government was looking at a complete ban of tob
May 21, 2013 Africa Review (ke)
added May 22, 2013 07:22
Ontario moved Monday to regulate the sale of electronic cigarettes, ban all flavoured tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, and mandate calorie counts on restaurant menus with its Making Healthier Choices Act.
Nov 24, 2014 Globe and Mail (ca)
added Nov 24, 2014 14:41
This month Chile became the 14th Latin American country to ban smoking in enclosed public spaces. Chile’s conversion is significant, since it is something of a smokers’ corner. The World Health Organisation says over 40% of Chileans smoke, compared with 2
Mar 28, 2013 The Economist
added Mar 28, 2013 10:02
If you smoke menthol-flavoured tobacco, this is the last day it’s available in Alberta. ...The Western Convenience Stores Association thinks it will actually make menthol-flavoured smokes easier and cheaper for kids to get by going to the black market.
Sep 30, 2015 630CHED (Edmonton, AB) (ca)
added Sep 30, 2015 19:34
The city of Hamilton wants to be the first city in Canada to set its own rules when it comes to who buys e-cigarettes and where they can be smoked.
May 23, 2014 CBC News (ca)
added May 24, 2014 14:38
FDA must close this gap to stop tobacco companies from targeting our kids with a new generation of unregulated tobacco products.
Dec 12, 2014 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 12, 2014 03:40
depth of the tobacco industry's misconduct and its devastating effects...it engaged in a decades-long campaign of deceit in order to make a profit at the expense of millions of lives. Seen in its proper context, a $23 billion verdict does not seem excessi
Aug 4, 2014 National Law Journal
added Aug 5, 2014 07:30