The Australian is accusing Media Watch of a lapse in journalistic ethics. But there's plenty that's dubious about it's own reporting on the plain packaging issue.
Christian Kerr has insisted that plain packaging is not curbing Australians' cigarette habit in this morning's Australian. Where do the numbers come from? It's there that things get interesting ...
Premature declarations that plain packaging is helping stamp out cigarette smoking don't help. Neither side of the debate is fully committed to intellectual rigour.
When it comes to counterfeit or duty not paid packs, how would they actually know?
British American Tobacco have engaged high-priced corporate lawyers Corrs Chambers Westgarth to pilot their offensive against Nicola Roxon's plain packaging scheme for cigarettes.
British American Tobacco’s long threatened campaign against plain packs kicked off today. Has there ever been a more complete demonstration of Shakespeare's "the lady doth protest too much"?
Australia’s tobacco industry is having a major attack of the vapours following recommendations made by the government’s Preventive Health Task Force last year.
Should someone who worked for one the world's biggest tobacco companies be celebrated as a national role model? ask Bob Burton and Simon Chapman.