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International Tobacco Control Event Convenes In Panama

Delegates from over 180 countries are gathered in Panama City to start the 10th conference of the Parties to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco ...
Tobacco Control

CRA Announces New Executive Director, Mike Copperman

The Cigar Rights of America has appointed legislative affairs director Mike Copperman as the organization’s new executive director. Copperman will remain in his current position ...
Tony Gomez

Tony Gomez Appointed to the CRA Board of Directors

Tony Gomez, vice president of La Flor Dominicana, has been appointed to the Cigar Rights of America board of directors.  Gomez, whose appointment is effective ...
Premium Cigars

Regulations Fully Vacated for Premium Cigars

A federal judge this week removed a determination by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration that sought to regulate premium cigars as it would other ...

Judge Rules Against FDA in Regulation Lawsuit

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration must provide solid reasoning as to why it should regulate premium cigars, a federal judge said this week in ...

FDA in Holding Pattern on Cigar Regulation

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration will weigh the rules applying to regulation of premium cigars, the agency said in a press release, as it ...
CRA PCA Election 2020

CRA PCA Election 2020

CRA PCA Election 2020 By : Joshua Habursky, Director of Federal Affairs, Premium Cigar Association J. Glynn Loope, Executive Director, Cigar Rights of America  Every election ...
CRA PCA Election 2020

Cigar Groups Score Legal Victory in Challenge of FDA Warning Label Mandate

Cigar Groups Score Legal The U.S. Food and Drug Administration failed to follow legal dictates when it ruled the cigar industry must provide the same ...

FDA issues press release on new regulations, extension of authority over tobacco products

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today released a 499-page document detailing an extension of its regulatory authority to all tobacco products (which includes ...

Cigar Rights of America praises House subcommittee language protecting premium cigars

Cigar Rights of America issued the following press release regarding developments on the ongoing battle over the FDA’s proposed regulation of premium cigars.  Cigar Rights ...

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