Smoke Signals: The Misinformation Behind FDA’s Proposed Regulation Of E-Cigarettes

Above the Law

By Tamara Tabo — May 01, 2014

For an entertaining and informative refresher on why that process sucks, watch this recent Intelligence Squared debate, “The FDA’s Caution is Hazardous to Our Health.” Arguing in favor of the motion is Peter Huber — Manhattan Institute fellow, partner at litigation boutique Kellogg Huber, former MIT mechanical engineering professor, and former clerk for now-Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Sandra Day O’Connor. Huber argues persuasively (albeit spastically) that FDA stifles innovation and relies on bad scientific methods.

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