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Why Kelsey Fights

My parents have always told me that they knew I would become a lawyer from a young age because of my favorite childhood expression- “That’s not fair!” As I got older, I never stopped feeling that some things j...
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Surgeon General Tobacco Initiaive

January 11, 2014 marked the 50th anniversary of the first Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking and Health. The 1964 landmark report, released by Surgeon General Dr. Luther Terry, was the first federal government...
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Why I Fight: Violet Dyer

Violet and her sister I fight for the health of our future leaders, the children across the world. I do not want any child to grow up with the health struggles that I have had to endure since my early child...
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ASH Holiday Greeting 2013

Thank you so much for your support of ASH throughout 2013. We could not have reached so many of our goals without the moral & financial support that you provided. Please continue helping us work toward ...
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Top 5 US Tobacco Control Legal Victories of 2013

New York City signed into law a bill that prohibits anyone under the age of 21 from buying tobacco products. Read the full article here> Louisiana passed a law that prohibits smoking on the grounds...
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Malaysia stands firm on tobacco carve-out in TPP

The U.S. failed in a last-ditch effort to complete the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) earlier this week in Singapore, pushing the free trade agreement negotiations to 2014. A number of disagreements among the ...
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Why I Fight: Kim Intino

Kim Intino and her Mother She made every holiday special. She would fill Easter baskets with candy, carve pumpkins, make me beautiful Halloween costumes, and spend hours trimming the Christmas tree. And she...