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[Australia, UK] ARCHIVE: ON APPEAL FROM THE HIGH COURT OF JUSTICE ADMINISTRATIVE COURT: HTML VERSION OF JUDGMENT

In conclusion, we reject the contention that the judge fell into legal error in relation to the Australian evidence and we are satisfied that, on the findings he made in relation to that evidence and the expert evidence as a whole, he was entitled to conc
British and Irish Legal Information Institute (BAILII) (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 15:25
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[UK] Permission to appeal decision

Permission for British American Tobacco was refused in a case relating to whether the Standardised Packaging of Tobacco Products Regulations 2015 are incompatible with EU law, the European Convention on Human Rights or the common law. The appellants are
Supreme Court (UK)
added Apr 12, 2017 15:14
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[UK] Tobacco companies refused permission to appeal over plain packages rules

This is the final domestic decision meaning that standardised packaging of cigarettes will come into force on May 20, the Department of Health said. The UK introduced standardised packaging of tobacco - drab dark brown packs with no graphic branding - i
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 15:12
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[UK] 'We didn't know the risks': Loose Women stars Nadia Sawalha and Linda Robson express regret as they admit to drinking and smoking during first pregnancies

Appearing on Wednesday’s edition of the popular daytime show, the panelists admitted a lack of awareness around the contentious issue of smoking and drinking while pregnant resulted in both failing to kerb their unhealthy habits... 'I smoked all through
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 14:35
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UK Supreme Court denies Big Tobacco appeal, plain packaging to go ahead

has denied the tobacco industry permission to appeal a new plain packaging law, meaning that from next month, as planned, all tobacco products sold in the United Kingdom will have dark brown packaging and no branding.
Reuters
added Apr 12, 2017 14:32
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[UK] VAPING BAD Is vaping harmful, does it damage your lungs, are e-cigarettes safer than normal tobacco and what are the new laws?

While some studies have shown they are – in many ways – better for smokers than cigarettes, other studies have raised concerns they are encouraging a new generation of smokers. New legislation is set to come into force, restricting the sale of e-cigaret
The Sun (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 14:25
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UK supreme court denies tobacco firms permission for plain packaging appeal

All cigarettes sold in the UK must have standardised packaging from next month after the supreme court refused permission to the tobacco industry to appeal against the new laws. This is the final domestic legal decision, meaning that plain packaging of
The Guardian (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 00:06
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[UK] SANDFORD: Considerable scope for improving how local areas tackle smoking

As long as smoking continues to cause thousands of deaths and poor quality of life, it should be treated as a ‘vital sign’, not only clinically for individual patients but as an overall indicator of NHS sustainability.
National Health Executive (NHE) (uk)
added Apr 11, 2017 15:02
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[UK] HM Government Litter Strategy for England (PDF)

We believe that councils and the wider public sector, as well as manufacturers and associated trade bodies, need to think about ways to address this litter issue. We are mindful that such discussions should be compliant with the World Health Organisati
GOV.UK
added Apr 11, 2017 15:00
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[UK] CLEAN BREAK You could be fined up to £150 for dropping a cigarette under new litterbug laws that could also see drivers held responsible for passengers hurling garbage out of your car

The new measures are being consulted on as part of a national litter strategy, and will also see councils update “binfrastructure” with new designs and better distribution of public litter bins to make it easier for people to discard rubbish.
The Sun (uk)
added Apr 11, 2017 14:57
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