Online Readers’ Opinion Poll on cigarette packaging
Is the Government right to introduce plain packaging regulations for cigarette companies?
Plain question. Photograph: Getty Images
One of the world’s largest tobacco firms told the Government to immediately halt plain packaging legislation in the Dáil or face a High Court claim for damages, Arthur Beesley, Economics Editor, reported this week. The aim of the Government’s legislation is to remove the last space for tobacco advertising, reducing the incidence of smoking and diminishing the industry’s power to recruit new smokers.
Our new weekly Online Readers’ Opinion Poll asks: Is the Government right to introduce plain packaging regulations for cigarette companies?
Vote Yes or No, and add your comments below.