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Companies to Publish Corrective Statements on Dangers of Tobacco

For decades, the American public has been misled about the dangers of smoking tobacco products. Prior to January 11, 1964, no surgeon general warning--or warning of any kind--was included on the packs of cigarettes as billions of individuals picked up the habit. Marketing advertisements for tobacco cigarettes claimed to provide...

Partner Post: Chicago Mayor Introduces E-Cigarette Legislation

Chicago Mayor Accepts Award for Cigarette Regulation Legislation Written by James P. Nevin Chicago Mayor Rahn Emanuel accepted an award from an Oakland, California based anti-tobacco group for his cigarette regulation efforts. The mayor recently attempted to ban e-cigarettes wherever smoking is prohibited and block sales to minors, but the...