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NYSE: XXII Shareholder Notice: Investigation of 22nd Century Group, Inc. over Possible Violations of Securities Laws

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Updated 11:30 AM CST, Mon, November 05,2018

An investigation for investors in 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE: XXII) shares over potential securities laws violations by 22nd Century Group, Inc. was announced.

San Diego, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 11/05/2018 -- An investigation was announced for investors of 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE: XXII) shares over potential securities laws violations by 22nd Century Group, Inc.

Investors who purchased shares of 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE: XXII), have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation at mail@shareholdersfoundation.com or call +1(858) 779 - 1554.

The investigation by a law firm focuses on possible claims on behalf of purchasers of the securities of 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE: XXII) concerning whether a series of statements by 22nd Century Group, Inc. regarding its business, its prospects and its operations were materially false and misleading at the time they were made.

Williamsville, NY based 22nd Century Group, Inc., a plant biotechnology company, provides technology that allows increasing or decreasing the level of nicotine and other nicotinic alkaloids in tobacco plants, and cannabinoids in hemp/cannabis plants through genetic engineering and plant breeding. On October 25, 2018,an article reported that the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") might be actively investigating 22nd Century Group for its involvement in a potential pump and dump scheme. According to the article, a March 2018 exposé revealed that "[f]ake authors" wrote positive stories concerning 22nd Century. The article states that 22nd Century management "has still not explained who authorized or funded the positive articles" or "provided any reasoning for who else could be responsible for these tactics of having fake authors write positive articles."

Those who purchased shares of 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE: XXII) have certain options and should contact the Shareholders Foundation.

Contact:
Shareholders Foundation, Inc.
Michael Daniels
3111 Camino Del Rio North - Suite 423
92108 San Diego
Phone: +1-(858)-779-1554
Fax: +1-(858)-605-5739
mail@shareholdersfoundation.com

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