By William “Bill” Murray, CAE, NCA President & CEO via LinkedIn
“Forcing [coffee companies] to include a cancer warning on a product that does not cause cancer plainly violates the 1st Amendment.”
So states legendary First Amendment lawyer Floyd Abrams (Pentagon Papers, Citizen United), in today’s Los Angeles Times Op-Ed.
In the meantime, the legal wrangling on this very topic continues – along with an effort to extract untold millions of dollars in penalties from coffee companies for having failed to provide such warnings under California’s Prop 65.
NCA Coffee Industry Resources: Prop 65 & Acrylamide