FDA Sued For Delaying Tobacco Regulation


The lawsuit was filed in a Maryland courtroom on March 27, 2018 calls into question the the FDA’s guidance and how its handling of tobacco regulation so far has been “arbitrary and capricious and not the product of reasoned decision making.” The lawsuit also accuses the the FDA of neglecting its responsibilities as defined by the Tobacco Control Act and that the FDA failed to seek public input before implementing its deeming rule.

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