3 Cigar Rights Groups Sue FDA Over New Tobacco Rules
(July 19, 2016, 2:17 PM EDT) -- WASHINGTON, D.C.—A trio of cigar rights groups on July 15 filed suit against the Food and Drug Administration, claiming that its new rules and regulations on tobacco and tobacco products violate the U.S. Food Drug and Cosmetic Act because they subject all tobacco products to stricter regulations than prescribed in the act (Cigar Association of America, et al. v. Food and Drug Administration, No. 1:16-cv-01460, D. D.C.).
(Complaint available. Document #04-160722-013C.)
The Cigar Association of America, Cigar Rights of America and The International Premium Cigar and...