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Cigar Groups Accuse FDA of Infringing on Commercial Free Speech

Cigar Advocacy Groups Claim FDA Is Infringing on Commercial Free Speech

Are increased tobacco user fees and bigger warning label requirements infringing on cigar manufacturers’ Constitutional rights? According to several cigar industry advocacy groups, the...
FDA Confirms Cigar Manufacturers Banned from Donating Cigars to Troops

FDA Confirms Cigar Manufacturers Banned from Donating Cigars to Troops

Are cigar manufacturers allowed to donate cigars to U.S. troops? It's a question that's gotten numerous responses but no clear answer since the Deeming...
Maine Raises Legal Smoking Age to 21

Maine Raises Legal Smoking Age to 21

Maine’s Senate and House of Representatives voted to override Gov. Paul LaPage’s (Republican) veto of a bill that raised the legal smoking age in...
Vapor Industry Strikes Back at FDA with Multiple Lawsuits

Vapor Industry Strikes Back at FDA With Multiple Lawsuits

Just as the FDA faces various lawsuits from the premium cigar industry, the vape category is also legally challenging the controversial deeming rules as...
FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb Resigns

FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb Resigns

Dr. Scott Gottlieb, the commissioner of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), has resigned from his post. Gottlieb has been commissioner of the...
Republicans send OMB Letter Seeking Premium Cigar Exemption

Senators Continue to Challenge FDA Regulation of Premium Cigars

The fight for premium cigar exemption is still being fought on Capitol Hill. This past week Senators Marco Rubio and Bill Nelson sent a...
FDA Defends its Regulatory Power of Premium Cigars

FDA Defends Its Cigar and Pipe Tobacco Regulations

For those who think the fight is almost won in pulling back the regulations impacting premium cigars imposed by the U.S. Food and Drug...
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FDA Extends Deadline For Product and Establishment Registration

As part of the deeming regulations set forth by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), manufacturers are expected to not only register with...
President Trump Cuba Policy

Trump Announces New Restrictions on U.S. Travel and Business with Cuba

In a speech delivered in Miami, Fl., on June 16, 2017, President Donald Trump outlined his Cuba policy, rolling back parts of President Obama’s...
Congressional Support for Premium Cigar Exemption Grows

New Congressional Co-Sponsors for Premium Cigar Exemption Bill

In 2017, H.R. 564 was introduced by Bill Posey (R-FL), which aims to exempt premium cigars from being regulated by the U.S. Food and...
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