Thomas A. Briant

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Lawsuit Filed to Repeal California Flavor Ban Law

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Philip Morris USA among plaintiffs


2020 Legislative Activity in the States

Virginia only state this season to increase tax on cigarettes, other tobacco products

Variety of retail stores sell tobacco products

Similar litigation ongoing in other areas of country

Rule took effect July 1, bans sale of all flavored smoking products

Suits filed in California, Minnesota, Pennsylvania

National Local Advocacy Alliance provides tools to contact local officials, find resources

Mental healthcare and substance abuse funding at risk in 23 states

Manufacturers question timing, free-speech protections

Agency issues warning letters to manufacturers to remove items that allegedly attract young people

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