October 5, 2011 | New Public Health Post
Public Health Law
April 25, 2011 | New Public Health Post
October 8, 2010 | Program Results Report
From November 2005 to March 2010, the Tobacco-Free Kids Action Fund led a coalition of six tobacco control groups named as "public health intervenors" in a U.S. Department of Justice lawsuit against tobacco companies.
November 1, 2009 | Journal Article
Public health advocacy in the courts should be an important tool and there are several strategies to accomplish goals however, public health agendas will only be advanced in courts when public health experts partner with legal advocacy experts.
March 26, 2013 | New Public Health Post
While twelve states currently have laws regulating sales of electronic cigarettes (known as e-cigarettes) to minors, a new post on the Network for Public Health Law blog calls on more states to restrict sales to minors.
April 5, 2007 | Program Results Report
The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids worked to advance domestic and international tobacco control policies through support for the first international public health treaty on curbing tobacco use.
May 31, 2000 | Program Results Report
Investigators at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School, Madison, Wis., used legal, social, and economic analyses to assess the feasibility, benefits, and costs of alternative private law strategies to enhance and upgrade control of tobacco.