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2009

Smoking in the movies

For your information: Movies with smoking cause kids to smoke. Read more...

2008

Anti-smoking ads on youth-rated movies

Under the agreement, studios will begin using four anti-tobacco spots on DVDs. Read more...

Tough action needed to protect children from the allure of smoking, say doctors

UK film ratings should take pro-smoking imagery into account. Read more...

NY State Dept. of Health urges Hollywood to take immediate action

| NY State Dept. of Health (16 Jun 2008)
'One year later, we are still waiting for Hollywood to do the right thing.' Read more...

AMA Alliance warns parents about smoking in 'Incredible Hulk,' other summer blockbusters

Leading public health advocates call for R rating for films with tobacco imagery. Read more...

2003

Attorneys General discuss concerns about smoking in movies with directors and motion picture executives

California Attorney General | Office of the California Attorney General (17 Dec 2003)
I'm pleased that movie directors and motion picture industry officials are willing to explore ways they can help keep our kids from starting down a deadly road. Read more...