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The settlement is the result of a 2005 lawsuit over the company's marketing of the Eclipse brand cigarette. The state received $14 million overall with the remaining amount going to attorneys' fees and costs that will be divided among the Vermont Attorn
Jan 10, 2014 Bennington (VT) Banner
added Jan 10, 2014 05:38
A Vermont judge in 2010 ruled that Reynolds had intentionally misled customers through direct mail marketing, print and Internet ads, and ads on the cigarette packs that touted Eclipse as a reduced-risk cigarette.
Jan 6, 2014 VTDigger.org
added Jan 6, 2014 13:58
The Northeast Kingdom is about to get its first electronic cigarette store. Lyndonville will follow a trail blazed in Castleton, where there is a business that sells the vaporizers, and makes the liquid ingredients. E-cigs are also being sold in conveni
Dec 27, 2013 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Dec 28, 2013 01:45
As the Vermont Legislature prepares to chip away at a $70 million budget gap, tobacco use prevention advocates are asking that lawmakers stop raiding the tobacco settlement fund. The settlement fund is the result of a 1998 settlement between four tobacc
Dec 13, 2013 VTDigger.org
added Dec 27, 2013 22:00
While smoking rates have dropped, 16.5 percent of Vermonters smoke, compared to 10.6 percent of Hawaiians.
Dec 11, 2013 Vermont Department of Health
added Dec 13, 2013 00:34
Vermont community coalitions, hospital-based smoking cessation programs and Support and Services at Home (SASH) are teaming up with the American Lung Association to help property managers to implement smoke-free policies. To learn more about smoke-free h
Oct 23, 2013 VTDigger.org
added Oct 24, 2013 02:59
There’s concern a proposed international trade agreement could force Vermont to roll back regulations controlling the sale and marketing of tobacco products. A state commission is looking at ways to influence deliberations over the treaty.
Oct 2, 2013 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Oct 3, 2013 12:28
Federal funding totaling $19.5 million over five years has been awarded to the University of Vermont to conduct research into the regulation of tobacco products, the university announced Thursday.
Sep 19, 2013 Burlington (VT) Free Press
added Sep 21, 2013 13:55
Other hospitals and organizations across the state, including community coalitions and Support Services at Home, are working with property managers and tenants to ensure a successful transition to healthy, smoke-free living. To learn more, visit the Ameri
Aug 20, 2013 (Barre, VT) Times Argus
added Aug 20, 2013 05:38
VPR's Peter Biello talks with Public Post's Amy Noyes about the town of Sharon's new Tobacco-Free Policy.
Aug 3, 2013 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Aug 3, 2013 15:52