Opposition to tobacco ban
- Statement on the Department of Justice Appeal of the District Court Tobacco Regulation Decision. Clinton, Bill // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/12/97, Vol. 33 Issue 19, p644
Presents the statement of United States President on May 2, 1997 about the Department of Justice Appeal to the District Court concerning the restrictions on tobacco advertising. Requests for an expedited appeal; Number of young people who become regular smokers; Protection of the children from...
- Tobacco ad tax extinguished in Senate. // Nation's Health;Nov92, Vol. 22 Issue 10, p20
Reports an attempt to cut the tobacco industry's deduction for advertising and then, in turn, funnel the revenue to state health departments for anti-smoking ad campaigns failed on the Senate floor in September. Senator Tom Harkin tried to attach the measure to H.R. 11; Effort tabled; First...
- South Africa looks to regulate tobacco ads. // Adweek Western Edition;6/13/94, Vol. 44 Issue 24, p16
Reports on the publication of a draft legislation by the South African government on the compulsory health warnings on cigarette and tobacco packs and advertisements. Amount of space on print advertisements to be devoted to the warnings; Required headlines.
- Compromise on tobacco ads dies in Senate. Teinowitz, Ira // Advertising Age;5/25/1998, Vol. 69 Issue 21, p1
Reports the termination of an attempt to balance opponents and proponents of the law that would restrict tobacco advertising. Tobacco critics' desires and lawyers' worries about the First Amendment; The decision to remove a cap on liability payments from the legislation on the floor as...
- Hong Kong ban may be tougher than China's. Blennerhassett, Jane // Advertising Age International;Jul/Aug96, pI6
Reports on proposed prohibition of tobacco advertising in Hong Kong. Intention of Hong Kong's Tobacco Institute to sue the government if the total ban is introduced; Reaction of the tobacco industry concerning the proposal; Implications for the economy.
- Charge: Tobacco ad code weakened. Ingrassia, Joanne // Advertising Age International;Jul/Aug96, pI6
Reports on the revision of the Canadian Tobacco Advertising Voluntary Packaging and Advertising Code in Canada. Provisions; Reasons in revising the code; Expectations for the possible debate in the Parliament concerning the banning of tobacco advertisements.
- Flick the tobacco deal into an ashtray. Murdock, Deroy // Headway;Aug97, Vol. 9 Issue 8, p20
Criticizes the tobacco settlement between five major tobacco companies and 40 state attorneys in the United States. Impact of the deal; Restrictions on tobacco advertising; Effect of advertising prohibitions on the revenues of adult magazines; Economic impact of the prohibition of tobacco...
- U.K. looks to EC to lighten tobacco ad ban. // Adweek Western Edition;5/30/94, Vol. 44 Issue 22, p14
Reports on the British government's block of an attempt to ban tobacco advertising in England. European Commission directive a threat to pro-advertising policy; Plan to coordinate prices rather than ban advertising.
- Magazine pages will burn. Mundy, Alicia // MediaWeek;10/14/96, Vol. 6 Issue 39, p22
Focuses on the uncertainty of the magazine publishing community over a federal plan to limit tobacco advertising. Proposed compromise that would settle all lawsuits against cigarette makers and set up a $6 billion fund to stop teenage smoking; Representative Joe Kennedy's introduction of a bill...