FDA Wants Vape Group's Suit Over E-Cig Deadline Axed

By Sarah Jarvis (December 10, 2019, 12:00 AM EST) -- The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has said a vaping industry group's effort to fight a 10-month deadline for e-cigarette marketing applications that was ordered in a separate case should be dismissed for lack of jurisdiction and on the merits, calling the Vapor Technology Association's suit a "collateral attack" against the order.

In a filing made after the agency's motion to dismiss the lawsuit the VTA and a vape manufacturer filed against it, the FDA on Friday argued that their alleged injuries stem from orders in a separate Maryland case and are not the responsibility of the agency.

In the Maryland case, which is on...

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