The American Medical Association joins menthol tobacco product lawsuit against US Food and Drug Administration

A complaint initiated by the African American Tobacco Control Leadership Council (AATCLC) and Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) on 17 June 2020 has been backed by the American Medical Association (AMA). The AMA joined the lawsuit against the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), requesting that, in order to protect public health, the FDA bans all mentholated tobacco products.