by Emily Atkin Oct 20, 2015
"I think a RICO action is plausible and should be considered," she said.
by Josh Israel Jun 30, 2015
Health companies are contributing money to a U.S. trade association quietly working to undermine smoking cessation.
by Josh Israel Dec 3, 2014
His group got $11,000 from RJ Reynolds in 2013.
by Sam P.K. Collins Nov 10, 2014
Public health officials, however, face a number of challenges -- including from a coalition of business owners.
by Sam P.K. Collins Oct 14, 2014
The most prevalent illnesses include chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, heart attack, diabetes, and a host of smoking-related cancers.
by Sam P.K. Collins Sep 25, 2014
Big Tobacco’s strategy has proven to be successful and deadly.
by Igor Volsky Aug 26, 2014
A new government study shows that e-cigarette users are more likely to experiment with combustible cigarettes.
by Will Freeman Jul 21, 2014
Uruguay is trying to uphold its anti-smoking policies in the face of a high stakes lawsuit -- and Big Tobacco is hoping the country won't be able to afford to keep fighting.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Jul 16, 2014
Two of the country's top cigarette makers are combining to create a "$56 billion cigarette colossus."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Jun 23, 2014
A new report finds that today's cigarettes have been carefully engineered to be more addictive than they were 50 years ago.