Daily Archives: March 16, 2011

Smoky ‘Rango’ leaves bad taste


RJ Reynolds and Lorillard sue FDA

The major U.S. tobacco companies, Lorillard Inc. and RJ Reynolds Tobacco have filed lawsuits accusing two federal bodies, including the FDA of menthol cigaretteshiring members of tobacco advisory committee that have conflict of interests. The suit filed to the District of Columbia Court as well includes Department of Health and Human Services, together with its executives and the director of the Food And Drug Administration’s Center of Tobacco products.

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