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Privacy Policy

Action on Smoking and Health’s website is owned and operated by Action on Smoking and Health (ASH). This Privacy Policy states ASH’s policy with regard to the personal information you provide. ASH is committed ...
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What does ASH do?

ASH works to end the global disease, damage and death caused by tobacco. We accomplish this by educating the public and decision makers, tracking tobacco industry actions, and working for strong public policies...
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Why did ASH update its mission?

As the U.S. and other western countries took action against tobacco, the industry went global to continue making money off of the misery of its consumers. In order to counter this disease’s vector – the tobacco...
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What does ASH do in my state/county/community?

ASH works with a network of allies in the United States to continue progress in fighting tobacco here at home. Often, we can bring fresh expertise and evidence to bear from progressive efforts in foreign countr...
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Does ASH provide legal services?

ASH does not have the resources to provide individualized legal services. We are a member of the Tobacco Control Legal Consortium, which can often point individuals to legal help in their community or point th...
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How do I renew my support to ASH?

There are several ways you can renew your support to ASH. Online: visit www.ash.org and make your donation with your credit card by clicking on the Donate Now button and choose from our easy options (one...
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How do I sue the tobacco companies? Join a lawsuit?

ASH cannot represent individual clients, and is not a law firm handling class action suits. You should consult with an attorney in your state specializing in torts. In many cases, the initial consultation is fr...