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[UK-Scotland] 18th century letter warning of smoking dangers red-hot at auction

A NEWLY-discovered letter which showed that doctors were aware of the dangers of smoking as early as the 18th century has been sold at auction for £200.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 12, 2012 08:38

[UK-Scotland] Cigarette machines consigned to history as tobacco giant loses case

Sinclair Collis Ltd, a subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco, had challenged plans to outlaw the machines. Bannijng them is a major plank of the Scottish Government’s attempt to reduce smoking. Politicians across all parties welcomed the decision, hailing it a
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 12, 2012 07:48

[UK-Scotland] Judges throw out appeal against ban on sales of cigarettes from vending machines in Scotland

THE ban was being fought under the European Convention on Human Rights but Lord Carloway ruled the new policy was being undertaken to stop young people smoking.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Oct 10, 2012 17:04
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[UK-Scotland] Doctors' leaders condemn tobacco law delay

Doctors’ leaders have condemned the tobacco industry for taking further legal action that will delay a ban on displaying cigarettes in Scotland. A legal challenge by Imperial Tobacco has been made against the Scottish government’s legislation
OnMedica Group (uk)
added Oct 3, 2012 07:18

[UK-Scotland] Plan to ban cigarette display in shops faces Supreme Court challenge

The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 29, 2012 17:19

[UK-Scotland] Fresh challenge to tobacco display ban to be heard by Supreme Court

IMPERIAL Tobacco will argue there is no credible evidence that banning the display of tobacco cuts consumption.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Sep 29, 2012 16:56

[UK-Scotland] Smoking in Scotland: A history of the habit in the 1990s [Video] |

STV (uk)
added Sep 29, 2012 16:22

[UK-Scotland] Supreme Court date for Imperial Tobacco challenge to cigarette display ban

The Scottish government's decision to ban the open display of cigarettes in shops is facing a fresh legal challenge. Imperial Tobacco's civil action, which also opposes a ban on tobacco vending machines, will be argued before Supreme Court judges in Nov
BBC Online
added Sep 28, 2012 20:36

[UK-Scotland] Number of smokers in Scotland drops as figures reveal 118,000 made attempts to quit

FIGURES also showed that the majority of people using NHS services to try and quit smoking came from the poorest communities.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Sep 27, 2012 14:09

[UK-Scotland] Almost 120000 attempts to quit smoking in the last year, figures reveal

There were almost 120,000 cases of people trying to quit smoking in the last year, according to new statistics. Of that number, there were 44,137 successful attempts reported one month after the date they stopped.
STV (uk)
added Sep 25, 2012 13:06
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