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Bootleggers, Baptists, and e-cigs / Unlikely allies from the tobacco wars try to fight off a game-changer.
This happy Bootlegger/Baptist equilibrium is now threatened by the exploding sales of e-cigs... Bootlegger/Baptist political forces will not rest until e-cigs are subject to the state and federal taxes that apply to cigarettes and e-cig revenues becom
Apr 23, 2015 Regulation: The Cato Review of Business & Government
added Apr 23, 2015 13:08
[USA] Altria Reports 2015 First-Quarter Results; Delivers Adjusted Diluted EPS Growth of 10.5% and Reaffirms 2015 Full-Year Adjusted EPS Guidance
“In the smokeable segment, PM USA’s steady investments in Marlboro continued to strengthen the brand’s leadership position. In the smokeless segment, USSTC grew its volume, supported by retail share gains from Copenhagen and Skoal combined. And Nu Mark b
Apr 23, 2015 Altria Group, Inc.
added Apr 23, 2015 11:23
Biden jabbed the Senate for the delay in confirming a new surgeon general at the swearing-in ceremony Wednesday. Dr. Vivek Murthy waited more than a year... “I want 100 percent smoke-free campuses at every college and university in America,” Murthy said,
Apr 22, 2015 The Hill
added Apr 23, 2015 11:09
Experts have identified a gene which is triggered by allergens, cigarette smoke and car fumes which could be deactivated
Apr 23, 2015 The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 23, 2015 09:52
Gagnon of Imperial Tobacco Canada told the legislature’s law amendments committee Wednesday there is no evidence menthol products are the cause of youth smoking...Hammoud, president of the Atlantic Convenience Store Association, says stores would suffer a
Apr 22, 2015 Canadian Press
added Apr 23, 2015 09:48
They found that the age of smokers who die from cardiovascular disease is, on average, five and a half years younger than people who have never smoked in their lives. By contrast, the age for former smokers drops to just over two years younger than life-l
Apr 23, 2015 News-Medical.net
added Apr 23, 2015 09:38
Bees have a preference for sugar solutions laced with the pesticides, scientists say, as a separate landmark field trial show neonicotinoids harm bee population
Apr 22, 2015 The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 23, 2015 09:31
Our kids should not be guinea pigs in a rules-free experiment run by the e-cigarette industry. In promoting their products, e-cigarette makers have been way ahead of regulators. It’s time for the F.D.A. and the Obama administration to catch up.
Apr 23, 2015 New York Times
added Apr 23, 2015 09:14
experts convened by the F.D.A. cast doubt on Swedish Match’s claim that snus are substantially safer than cigarettes. The F.D.A. should not approve any change in labeling without much stronger evidence to support the company’s assertion.
Apr 23, 2015 New York Times
added Apr 23, 2015 09:13
Tobacco company lawyers went before the state Supreme Court today, to fight a $28-million judgement against them in a lawsuit brought by a former Norwich smoker. RJ Reynolds attorney Theodore Grossman argued that smokers knew the risks of their activity,
Apr 22, 2015 CBS Connecticut
added Apr 22, 2015 22:22