News Review 4th October
This is the week that was….
For the second week, the recurring theme was the Article 20 Legal Challenge with the handover to the Department of Health on the 29th September. This coincided with a large NHS trust going ‘smokefree’ and the proposals for a prison smoking ban.
Rounding off the week was the launch of the ‘Stoptober’ campaign that strangely coincided with the release of “low nic cigarettes” research and how e-cigarettes could affect “Big Tobacco”.
Article 20 petition handover and commentaries
Petition Handover -via Clive Bates
Totally Wicked on some unusual advertising
The Prison bans
Totally Wicked on the European Court of Justice http://article20legalchallenge.com/news/the-cjeu-and-what-will-happen-on-the-1st-october/
Vacation vaper-spotting via Dick Puddlecote
Lifestyle Choices – via Rolygate
I Went to a Vape conference…
E-Cigarettes affecting Tobacco?
In Car Smoking Bans and quack science via Christopher Snowdon
Hospitals are wrong to ban e-cigarettes via David Shaw (BMJ)
Gil Ross weighs in on the TPD debate:
E-Cigarettes not actually attracting non-smokers…
Evidence is presented to the Welsh HSCC (Playlist)
Vapers In Power, Call To Action