Thursday, August 16, 2018

800+ New Tobacco and Chemical Industry Documents Posted

New documents have been added to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents and the Chemical Industry Documents Archive:
    394 new Agrichemical Industry documents representing additional documents acquired from the Monsanto Roundup cancer cases as well as documents acquired via FOIA requests to the EPA and FDA concerning glyphosate.
Monday, July 23, 2018

More Tobacco Depositions and Trial Testimony posted

A new set of deposition and trial testimony transcriptss as well as a few new industry documents were posted to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents Library. The court transcripts and depositions were donated by Robert Proctor, PhD.
Thursday, June 21, 2018

New Tobacco and Drug Industry Documents Posted

345 new documents were added to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents library today.
New Collection of Cymbalta Litigation Documents posted:
This set of documents comes from the MSJ: Hagan-Brown & Ali v. Eli Lilly and Company; Case No. 1:14-cv-01614-AJT-JFA
The case alleges Lilly omitted important information about the drug’s withdrawal risks in the company’s labeling and marketing materials and therefore consumers were unable to make an informed choice about whether to take Cymbalta.
Thursday, May 03, 2018

New Tobacco Documents and the Final Trinkets & Trash Upload

1851 New Tobacco Documents were posted to the UCSF Truth Tobacco Industry Documents today.
  • 12 American Tobacco Company records
  • 529 Brown & Williamson records
  • 25 Philip Morris records
  • 128 RJ Reynolds records
  • 1157 new Trinkets & Trash records - Trinkets and Trash (T&T) is a surveillance system and archive at Rutgers that monitors, collects, and documents current and historic tobacco products and tobacco industry marketing materials and tactics (such as advertisements, direct mailings, e-mails, sweepstakes, coupon promotions, and brand websites) for research and educational purposes. The UCSF Truth Tobacco Industry Documents partnered with T&T in 2014 to upload their records into our index to provide researchers with access to this rich database of tobacco marketing materials alongside our tobacco industry documents. These 1,157 records represent the final upload of T&T records into the Industry Documents Library.
New Papers/Publications using tobacco industry documents:
Crosbie,E; Eckford,R; Bialous,S. Containing diffusion: the tobacco industry’s multipronged trade strategy to block tobacco standardised packaging. Tobacco Control. 2018.
Friday, April 06, 2018

250+ New Tobacco Industry Documents Posted

257 tobacco documents were posted to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents Library today.
Thursday, March 08, 2018

New Tobacco Industry Documents Posted

Document Additions:
38 new tobacco documents were added to the Truth Tobacco Industry Documents Library today - the breakdown is:
New Papers and Publications :
Two (2) new papers using the tobacco documents were added to the Tobacco Documents Bibliography-
Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Annual Tobacco Documents Workshop - May 11, 2018

We are happy to announce our Annual Tobacco Documents Workshop, which will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018. Pamela Ling, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Fellowship Director at the Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education will be our keynote speaker.

We are also pleased to be able to offer the Truth Initiative Travel Scholarship once again this year. The link for information about the Scholarship, including a link to the application can be found at