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Cicilline, Durbin Reintroduce Bill to Ban Child Labor on Tobacco Farms

The Children Don’t Belong on Tobacco Farms Act amends the Fair Labor Standards Act to prohibit children under the age of 18 from coming into direct contact with tobacco plants or dried tobacco leaves....“In 2017, there is no reason for children to be work
US Congressman David Cicilline (D-RI)
added Jun 14, 2017 19:10
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[UK] How e-cigarettes can be used to hack computers

even if it seems just like they are charging. Giving a presentation at BSides London, Ross Bevington showed how an e-cigarette could be used to attack a computer by fooling the computer to believe it was a keyboard or by tampering with its network traffi
Sky News (uk)
added Jun 14, 2017 17:45
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Exclusive: Illegal cigarettes are big business in New York City

80 percent of the cigarettes sold in New York City are sold illegally...But authorities are cracking down, seizing more than $1 million worth of untaxed cigarettes and cigars after a 15-month investigation. The alleged ring-leaders have been indicted alo
WABC-TV Ch. 7
added Jun 14, 2017 17:37
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Tobacco is a Social Justice Issue: Why the LGBT Community is Among the Hardest Hit by Smoking

It is not an accident that smoking rates among lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender youth are twice the rate for the general population. For decades, African Americans, low-income neighborhoods, LGBTQ communities and those with mental illness have been
PR Newswire
added Jun 14, 2017 16:31
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Proxy Statement - Merger or Acquistion (definitive)

MERGER PROPOSAL—YOUR VOTE IS VERY IMPORTANT Dear Reynolds American Inc. Shareholders: British American Tobacco p.l.c., referred to as BAT, and Reynolds American Inc., referred to as RAI, have entered into an Agreement and Plan of Merger, dated as of Jan
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jun 14, 2017 14:36
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[North Carolina] REYNOLDS AMERICAN INC. ANNOUNCES NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING OF SHAREHOLDERS

At the special meeting, shareholders will be asked to take action, among other things:  to approve the Agreement and Plan of Merger, including the plan of merger contained therein, dated as of January 16, 2017, as amended as of June 8, 2017, and as may
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jun 14, 2017 14:31
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Philip Morris Products S.A. Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) Applications

Starting on June 15, 2017, you may submit data, research, and other related information by December 12, 2017... The FDA has filed for scientific review three Modified Risk Tobacco Product (MRTP) applications from Philip Morris Products S.A. (PMP S.A.) for
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jun 14, 2017 14:20
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Public Inspection: Notice: Modified Risk Tobacco Product Applications: IQOS System with Marlboro Heatsticks, IQOS System with Marlboro Smooth Menthol Heatsticks, and IQOS System with Marlboro Fresh Menthol Heatsticks

This document is unpublished. It is scheduled to be published on 06/15/2017. Once it is published it will be available on this page in an official form. Until then, you can download the unpublished PDF version.
Federal Register
added Jun 14, 2017 14:16
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America’s new tobacco crisis: The rich stopped smoking, the poor didn’t

As inequality in America continues expanding by many measures, smoking is a growing aspect of that divide that is a matter of life and death, with wealthier and more-educated Americans now largely spared the cost and deadly effects of the vice. Advocac
Washington Post
added Jun 14, 2017 13:51
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[Washington] CONSUMER ALERT: AG FERGUSON WARNS CONSUMERS ABOUT DECEPTIVE TOBACCO SETTLEMENT ADVERTISEMENTS

numerous inquiries about advertisements telling consumers that they can sign up to receive payments from the Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement. This is a scam...The order form asks consumers for their personal information and a credit card number. The A
Office of the Attorney General (WA)
added Jun 14, 2017 13:45
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