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Archive for August, 2012

Cigarette manufacturers prevail in graphic warnings suit

August 24, 2012 | Comments (0)

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit today held unconstitutional a regulation by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) that would have forced cigarette makers to place nine graphic health warnings on all cigarette packaging and advertising. Agreeing with arguments made by four tobacco manufacturers, the Court held that the proposed warnings […]

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Rising tide

August 1, 2012 | Comments (0)

The Global Tobacco Networking Forum comes into its own. TR Staff Report After a cautious start in Rio de Janeiro in 2008, and a significant boost in Bangalore in 2010, Tobacco Reporter’s Global Tobacco Networking Forum truly came into its own in Antwerp this past June. The event not only attracted a record number of […]

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