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June 20, 2011
By John Nothdurft
Wisconsin is considering a revenue neutral tax proposal that would change the tax structure for smokeless tobacco from an ad valorem tax to a weight-based tax.
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Taxes
Government Spending
July 29, 2009
By Peter N. Lee and Jan Hamling
A review of North American and European studies comparing the effects of smokeless tobacco and smoking.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
July 1, 2007
By Coral E. Gartner, Wayne D. Hall, Simon Chapman, Becky Freeman
The tobacco control community is divided on whether or not to inform the public that using oral, smokeless tobacco (Swedish snus) is less hazardous to health than smoking tobacco. Proponents of “harm reduction” point to the Swedish experience.
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Taxes
Government Spending
June 20, 2014
By Carla J. Berg, Regine Haardoerfer, Cam Escoffery, Pinpin Zheng, Michelle Kegler
This study, conducted and written by Emory University Rollins School of Public Health Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education associate professor Carla J.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
April 5, 2005
By Carl V Phillips, Constance Wang, and Brian Guenzel
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
November 5, 2019
By Heartland Staff
The legislation would ban all flavors, including menthol, and target all tobacco products, including combustible cigarettes, e-cigarettes, and smokeless tobacco.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
October 18, 2019
By Heartland Staff
The local ordinance would ban sales of flavored tobacco products, including menthol cigarettes, flavored cigars and smokeless tobacco, and electronic cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
April 20, 2012
By World Health Organization
Smokeless tobacco use is a significant part of the overall world tobacco problem. Smokeless tobacco products are tobacco products without combustion or pyrolysis at the time of use.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
April 20, 2012
By World Health Organization
Smokeless tobacco use is a significant part of the overall world tobacco problem. Smokeless tobacco products are tobacco products without combustion or pyrolysis at the time of use.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 14, 2017
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The is a Comment on the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Proposed Rule: Tobacco Product Standard for N-Nitrosonornicotine Level in Finished Smokeless Tobacco Products
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Alcohol & Tobacco
August 9, 2006
By Joseph Bast
Dear Editor: Jane Levere's report on new smokeless tobacco products ["No Smoke, No Foul?
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January 1, 2017
By Clive Bates, Eli Lehrer, David Sweanor
R Street Policy Study Examining Smokeless Tobacco and Vaping Products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
May 13, 2011
By John Nothdurft
Louisiana is considering a proposal for a significant tax hike on cigarettes, smoking tobacco, and smokeless tobacco products.
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Taxes
Government Spending
February 26, 2008
By Nick Baker
The February issue of the British Medical Journal (http://www.heartland.org/Article.cfm?artId=22811) confirms what research has shown for years: smokeless tobacco is less harmful than traditional smoking.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
September 1, 2007
By Dr. Sanjit Bagchi
The June 16 issue of the internationally acclaimed medical journal The Lancet reports a study related to the use of Swedish snus, a kind of smokeless tobacco that's being promoted as a measure for harm reduction in smokers.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
January 1, 2007
By Gerald Prante
Some economists note that any health care cost imposed on society by smokeless tobacco or any other product is technically a transfer that has been created by government through a quasi-socialized health care system.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
December 29, 2006
By Diane Bast
On Sunday, December 31, "All Things Considered" on National Public Radio (NPR) with Debbie Elliott will air a segment on the relative and comparative risks of cigarettes versus smokeless tobacco products, and the issue of harm reduction nicotine
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
November 14, 2011
By Steve Stanek, John Nothdurft
A committee of the Cook County Board of Commissioners on Monday approved a 50 percent hike in alcohol taxes, from 6 cents per gallon to 9 cents per gallon, and an extension of the cigarette tax to other tobacco products, such as smokeless tobacco,
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Taxes
Government Spending
August 28, 2018
By Heartland Staff
In this comment to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, Lindsey Stroud urges the regulatory agency to recognize the reduced harm of Camel Snus products.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
February 27, 2008
By Jonathan Foulds and Helena Furberg
Swedish snus is a medium/high nicotine delivery, low-nitrosamine moist smokeless tobacco product that has been estimated to be at least 90% less harmful than smoked tobacco.
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Taxes
Government Spending
 

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