Tag Archives: Public Health Law

Director of Public Health Law Center, other public health leaders urge FDA to act on menthol cigarettes

Leading national public health advocates, including Doug Blanke, director of the Public Health Law Center at William Mitchell, filed a Citizen Petition urging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to prohibit the use of menthol as a characterizing flavoring in cigarettes. Continue reading →

Public Health Law Center puts students on front lines of improving country’s health

Mitchell students who are looking for a career that combines law and public health have a nationally-recognized resource right on their campus. The Public Health Law Center at William Mitchell College of Law focuses on encouraging healthier lives, by working to reduce the harm caused by tobacco use, prevent childhood obesity, support healthy eating, and …

Network for Public Health Law releases first annual report

The Network for Public Health Law’s first Annual Report provides a snapshot of a growing organization serving its many communities through numerous channels. Based at the Public Health Law Center at William Mitchell College of Law, the Network for Public Health Law is a legal network comprised of colleges and universities, organizations, and individuals from …