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UNICE NEELEY, an individual, Plaintiff, v. REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, a public entity; STANTON GLANTZ, an individual; and DOES 1-50, inclusive; Defendants. (PDF)

1. This is an action for damages brought by Plaintiff EUNICE NEELEY (hereinafter “NEELEY” or “PLAINTIFF”) against Defendants THE REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA (hereinafter “REGENTS” or “DEFENDANT”), STANTON GLANTZ (hereinafter “GLANTZ” or “D
The Armstrong Law Firm
added Oct 17, 2018 02:39
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SETTLEMENT AGREEMENT AND RELEASE OF ALL CLAIMS (PDF)

alleging causes of action for (I) FEHA hostile work environment - sexual harassment, (2) FEHA retaliation, (3) FEHA failure to prevent harassment and retaliation, (4) negligent retention of an unfit employee, (5) breach of contract, (6) unjust enrichment,
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Oct 17, 2018 02:35
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[California] UCSF settles sexual harassment suit involving star researcher

has agreed to pay a former postdoc $150,000 to settle a sexual harassment lawsuit involving a prominent tobacco researcher on its faculty. In the settlement, dated last month, Stanton Glantz, director of the UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research and
statnews.com
added Oct 17, 2018 02:10
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[Kansas] Stopping US teens from smoking – one town at a time

When it comes to cutting down on teens smoking, activists found they could enact more change by going small. Instead of working at the national level, they’re focusing on small towns and cities – and seeing big results.
Christian Science Monitor
added Oct 16, 2018 20:39
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[Asia, Asia-pacific] DAVIDSON: Why Thailand risks getting its fingers burned in combating rise in smoking

A better solution for Thailand would be to emulate Japan’s emphasis on education, teaching children from early age of the dangers of smoking....it should not follow the fashionable, but failed, plain packaging policies of Australia, France and the UK.
The Nation (th)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:27
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juul sales increase more than 600% in a year, underscoring popularity among teens

The problems with products like JUUL, however, won’t be addressed until the FDA fully regulates e-cigarettes and establishes a strong premarket review process to prevent these kinds of products from being sold in the first place. Truth Initiative has rep
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Oct 15, 2018 23:33
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Lung cancer will remain major health issue, despite falling rates

"We found that future smoking and lung cancer rates and deaths will continue to decrease," said Meza, who is the coordinating principal investigator of the CISNET Lung group, adding those decreases are the result of tobacco control measures implemented u
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Oct 15, 2018 23:20
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Provincial-level cancer burden attributable to active and second-hand smoking in China

Comprehensive smoke-free policies in China should expand to all provinces, notably those with a higher burden of cancer attributable to smoking, instead of being mostly limited to Beijing and some other metropolitan areas.
Tobacco Control
added Oct 15, 2018 22:45
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[Australia] Victorian campaign aims to raise awareness of high smoking rates in LGBTI community

A short film competition run by the Melbourne Queer Film Festival (MQFF) and Quit Victoria will aim to raise awareness around high smoking rates in the LGBTI community. The ‘Keep The Vibe Alive’ competition will ask filmmakers to submit a written pitch
Star Observer (au)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:23
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[Asia-pacific, China, Hong Kong] EDITORIAL: Higher taxes show way to cut smoking

In her policy address, Carrie Lam proposed a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes in the city, fearing possible harm to health and abuse by youngsters, but one measure has already achieved results
South China Morning Post
added Oct 12, 2018 21:19
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