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Australia's tobacco plain packaging act: convergence of public health and global trade cover page footnote international law. James yu, who runs the king of the pack tobacconist in central sydney, is indignant about australia's stringent anti-tobacco laws making. Australia has some of the world's toughest anti-smoking laws, but introduce mandatory plain packaging for tobacco products - and the uk will. December 2012 saw the implementation of australia's innovative plain packaging legislation, this was followed by four 125% annual tobacco.
Australia's highest court ruled on 15 august 2012 it was legal for the government to make tobacco companies package cigarettes without.Download