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Court Ruling Puts Spotlight on Plain Packaging in United Kingdom
05/24/2016 at 07:14 am - Michi Iljazi


The Taxpayers Protection Alliance (TPA) has been exposing the truth about why governments mandating the plain packaging of tobacco products is a bad idea for consumers, taxpayers, and the myth that plain packaging will reduce smoking.  TPA has even submitted comments to both the Australian and Singapore governments warning them of the dangers of plain packaging policies and the implications for the economy, crime, taxpayers, and consumers. Even though plain packaging happens on a country-by-country basis, the United Nations (U.N.) has been pushing these policies globally.  This is especially troublesome considering the U.N. receives $600 million (or 22 percent of their budget) from U.S. taxpayers.  This means that U.S. taxpayers are paying to promulgate plain packaging regulations.

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