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The Manteca Bulletin
Why would SF want facts to get in way of war on soda?Court of Appeals unanimously blocked the ordinance from going into effect until
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted an hour ago
Court of Appeals unanimously blocked the ordinance from going into effect until lawsuits filed by groups such as the American Beverage Association are resolved. Judge Sandra Ikuta noted “the warning is not purely factual” — just like the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Coke, Pepsi, Dr Pepper give campaign cash in soda tax fightgive directly to a candidate or coordinate efforts with individual campaign org
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
give directly to a candidate or coordinate efforts with individual campaign organizations. Meanwhile, Bloomberg and the American Beverage Association are spending millions of dollars on competing TV ads in the run-up to the October meeting. (Hal... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
San Francisco’s soda law blocked by appeals courtis all happiness and rainbows, we should require them to add a little honesty i
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
is all happiness and rainbows, we should require them to add a little honesty in the form of a simple warning label.” The American Beverage Association, which led the legal challenge, praised the ruling. “America’s beverage companies believe... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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CBS News
Court weighs in on warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
CBS News / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Appeals Court Blocks San Francisco Warning Law For Soda Adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
NBC Bay Area / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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CTV News
Court blocks San Francisco soda ads law, citing free speechof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
CTV News / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
The New Canaan News / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adsof the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 2 days ago
of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals stopped the 2015 ordinance from going into effect until a lawsuit filed by the American Beverage Association and other groups is resolved. The ordinance requires a warning on ads for soda and other... Read more
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Newsmax
Court Blocks San Francisco Soda Health Warningsof Appeals ruled that San Francisco's ordinance unfairly targeted one group of
Newsmax / Posted 2 days ago
of Appeals ruled that San Francisco's ordinance unfairly targeted one group of products. The plaintiffs, including the American Beverage Association and the California Retailers Association, were likely to succeed with their claim that the... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adswarning is misleading and may violate freedom of speech. It overturned a lower
MyMotherLode.com / Posted 2 days ago
warning is misleading and may violate freedom of speech. It overturned a lower court ruling that rejected a request by the American Beverage Association and other groups to enjoin the law. The ordinance approved in 2015 requires a warning to... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Appeals court blocks San Francisco warning law for soda adswarning is misleading and may violate freedom of speech. It overturned a lower
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
warning is misleading and may violate freedom of speech. It overturned a lower court ruling that rejected a request by the American Beverage Association and other groups to enjoin the law. The ordinance approved in 2015 requires a warning to... Read more
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Philly.com
Has soda tax led to job cuts in Philly? It depends who you askwithin Philadelphia retailers,” Butkovitz said. Butkovitz has been a critic of
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
within Philadelphia retailers,” Butkovitz said. Butkovitz has been a critic of the beverage tax. He met met with the American Beverage Association before a May primary race to keep his seat. He lost that race to Rebecca Rhynhart, a former... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Vote to repeal soda pop tax delayed a month, but ad campaigns will continuecommissioners who support repealing the tax. Its treasurer is well-known Democr
Chicago Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
commissioners who support repealing the tax. Its treasurer is well-known Democratic attorney Michael Kasper, who counts the American Beverage Association among his clients. And Preckwinkle has been out advocating for the tax, both to maintain... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Pop tax in holding pattern as County Board punts it to committeehealth effects of consuming sugary drinks. Meanwhile, the Can the Tax Coalitio
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 8 days ago
health effects of consuming sugary drinks. Meanwhile, the Can the Tax Coalition, a group of pop sellers backed by the American Beverage Association, have released their own ads claiming the pop tax hurts small businesses and that Cook County's... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Bloomberg to spend 'whatever it takes' to reelect Cook County soda tax backersto thrive." The group's treasurer is well-known Democratic attorney Michael Kas
Chicago Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
to thrive." The group's treasurer is well-known Democratic attorney Michael Kasper, who counts among his clients the American Beverage Association. And it comes two days before county commissioners opposed to the penny-an-ounce tax on sugar-... Read more
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Philly.com
Survey begins, study released on Philly soda tax impactofficials when it is complete. His announcement came as a St. Joseph Universit
Philly.com / Posted 15 days ago
officials when it is complete. His announcement came as a St. Joseph University professor released a study funded by the American Beverage Association. John Stanton, a professor of food marketing, compared sales of five stores inside Philadelphia... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Soda tax opposition spends $1.4 million on new TV adsTuesday. The new ads will begin running Tuesday on broadcast and cable channel
Chicago Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Tuesday. The new ads will begin running Tuesday on broadcast and cable channels. Can the Tax Coalition is funded by the American Beverage Association, the industry trade group representing giant corporations such as Coca-Cola and PepsiCo. The... Read more
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Philly.com
Soda, pre-K, beer, and the latest in the fight over Philly beverage taxspot over footage of students in Philadelphia-funded pre-K, which had been expa
Philly.com / Posted 21 days ago
spot over footage of students in Philadelphia-funded pre-K, which had been expanded with the new tax revenue. The American Beverage Association countered that message last week, launching a radio spot that attacks the city and the tax as... Read more
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Philly.com
Soda tax decreased sales in Philly, boosted sales beyond borderthe six weeks after the tax went into effect. Anthony Campisi, a spokesman for
Philly.com / Posted a month ago
the six weeks after the tax went into effect. Anthony Campisi, a spokesman for Ax the Beverage Tax campaign, backed by the American Beverage Association, said the study’s findings appeared to match the association’s arguments against the... Read more

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