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Alabama locker room was 'a big cloud of smoke' after Tennessee win

Bryant-Denny Stadium was hazy with smoke from fans celebrating the Third Saturday in October win with cigars. Fans were imitating a longstanding Alabama football team tradition of firing up cigars after a win against the Volunteers. It's technically agai
AL.com
added Oct 26, 2015 17:47
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VIDEO: Derrick Henry, Alabama players light victory cigars after Tennessee win

A big victory followed by a big cigar: It's a practice that extends to many walks of life, including (apparently) the Alabama football team. The Tide have likely enjoyed cigars after wins before, but rarely have the players documented this celebration li
CBS Sports
added Oct 26, 2015 17:44
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Alabama vs Tennessee: cigar tradition explained

No rivalry lasts that long without a few traditions getting started along the way, and for the University of Alabama, that tradition has been cigars. If the Crimson Tide wins, they light up cigars in the locker room.
AL.com
added Oct 23, 2015 07:55
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New Alabama cigarette tax not slowing sales in Dothan

Some local businesses said they’ve seen little to no slow down in cigarette purchases since the Alabama Legislature hiked the cigarette tax up 25 cents, from 42.5 cents to 67.5 cents per pack. The increase, which was among about $166 million in new reven
Dothan (AL) Eagle
added Oct 15, 2015 09:07
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Gov. Bentley Signs Alabama Budget With Cigarette Tax, Money from Education Reserves

Lawmakers passed a $1.7 billion operating budget on Wednesday after months of negotiations. Legislators approved a 25-cent-per pack cigarette tax and a transfer of education funds to minimize cuts to state services.
WKRG CBS 5 (Mobile, AL)
added Sep 22, 2015 20:31
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[Alabama, Louisiana] Auburn's unlucky cigar

"How can this even be allowed?" said Joey LaHatte, who played trumpet for the Tiger Marching Band in 1999. "It's so rude and ridiculous...." NCAA fired off a nasty letter to Auburn and threatened to declare players ineligible if they did not fork over $1
AL.com
added Sep 19, 2015 17:29
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Alabama Senate OKs cigarette tax, other revenue bills ahead of fiscal year

approved a cigarette tax and other revenue bills as legislators try to broker an agreement to minimize cuts to state services when the fiscal year begins Oct. 1.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 16, 2015 17:57
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[Alabama] Several states ban a person smoking in a vehicle with children present

Arkansas, California, Louisiana, Maine, Oregon, Utah, Vermont and Louisiana — have banned smoking in cars when children are present.... There is currently no law regarding smoking in a vehicle with children in Alabama. A recent poll at thedailysentinel.co
Scottsboro (AL) Daily Sentinel
added Aug 28, 2015 17:43
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[Alabama] Trend involving E-Cigarettes raises concerns – especially among teens

Officials say Nicotine may not be the only thing users are smoking in their E-Cigarettes, or Vape Pens. Users could be substituting in K2 (Spice), or marijuana extracts. “It’s real discreet, easy to hide from parents or from friends,” said Sgt. Steve Lo
WIAT TV-42 CBS ( Birmingham, AL)
added Aug 10, 2015 20:48
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[Alabama] House Speaker Mike Hubbard says session collapsed after cigarette tax failed

said hopes of solving the state budget shortfall during the special session essentially died earlier this week when a committee snuffed out a proposal to raise the tax on cigarettes....the House Ways and Means General Fund Committee rejected the cigarette
AL.com
added Aug 8, 2015 14:04
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