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Lawmaker Wants Rhode Island to Ban Flavored E-Cigarettes

A lawmaker in Rhode Island plans to introduce a bill to ban the sale of flavored e-cigarettes. Rep. Julie Casimiro says she’s planning to propose a ban after the new legislative session begins in January. She says the products need …

Anheuser Busch: This Beer Drinkers’ Class Action’s For You

Anheuser Busch Inbev SA has been sued by a U.S. beer drinker who claimed he was duped into believing its Leffe brand beer was brewed in a Belgian abbey, rather than mass produced in an automated factory that also makes …

Claim Against Coca-Cola Over Vitaminwater to Proceed; No Damages Allowed

A judge last Thursday recommended that a case challenging the claims on popular Vitaminwater drinks as misleading move forward as a class-action lawsuit. Attorneys representing the health-advocacy group Center for Science in the Public Interest and consumers from California and …