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Are big, fat, $10-a-piece cigars catnip to children? That's one question the Food and Drug Administration is mulling as it considers whether or not, or how, to regulate the sale of premium cigars.
Aug 9, 2012 ABC News
added Aug 9, 2012 14:12
Tobacco manufacturers have once again urged the government to take a "moderate" approach if the cigarette excise tax were to be increased in the upcoming Budget 2013.
Aug 7, 2012 Sun Daily (my)
added Aug 7, 2012 14:16
Illegal cigarettes incidence in Malaysia trended downwards to 34.7 per cent for March-May 2012, compared with 37.3 per cent in the same period last year, driven by enforcement efforts, said Confederation of Malaysian Tobacco Manufacturers (CMTM).
Aug 6, 2012 Borneo Post (my)
added Aug 6, 2012 18:09
The Town of Carolina Beach may not be the owners of their beachfront and therefore be unable to enact a ban on smoking on the beach.
Aug 4, 2012 Island Gazette
added Aug 4, 2012 14:27
Altria Group Inc. and Walmart are at odds over the retailer's proposed store in the Reynolds Crossing office park. Altria, the parent company of Philip Morris USA, has its headquarters there. "We've expressed our concern, in particular, the impact on ve
Aug 1, 2012 Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Aug 1, 2012 09:45
Capital City bus riders are mixed about the Raleigh City Council's recent decision to back a policy that bans smoking at major Capital Area Transit bus stops.
Jul 25, 2012 WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Jul 25, 2012 03:43
The owner of the Kickback Jack's in Wilmington has asked the New Hanover County District Court to reverse the county board of health's decision to uphold fines against the restaurant for violating state smoking laws.
Jul 20, 2012 Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Jul 23, 2012 02:48
The Town Board of Commissioners voted Monday to ban smoking in public parks, on greenways and at the Aquatic Center, but opted against a tobacco-free policy that also would have banned smokeless tobacco products.
Jul 22, 2012 Huntersville (NC) Herald
added Jul 23, 2012 02:47
Law Graduate, Quintin Rares examines Australia’s attempt to take away Big Tobacco’s intellectual property rights through plain packaging legislation, and poses the question ‘who’s next’?
Jul 12, 2012 Lexology (uk)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:34
The University at Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions has received a $3 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to study the behavioral and biological differences between children exposed to cigarette smoking and those not e
Jul 18, 2012 University of Buffalo
added Jul 18, 2012 03:33