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[California] Editorial: Yes on Prop. E to uphold S.F. tobacco ban

R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. has shrewdly allowed local shop owners to serve as the sympathetic face of the campaign... The primary impact of the ban, however, would be on products that are deadly and addictive. The Chronicle therefore recommends voting yes
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Apr 7, 2018 18:33
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[Ohio] Erie MetroParks has no plans to prohibit smoking

While Sandusky officials consider a citywide smoking ban within all green spaces they maintain, the area’s predominant public parks provider won’t consider reversing its stance anytime soon. Erie MetroParks officials follow state smoking guidelines. In a
Sandusky (OH) Register
added Apr 7, 2018 16:51
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Our view: We don’t need corporate greed

Good has, to some, become the poster child for corporate greed. But she’s not alone...Nicandro Durante, the top exec of British American Tobacco, received a total compensation increase of 37.3 percent to $15.92 million
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 6, 2018 19:34
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[New York, North Carolina] Tax probe targets local store owner

A Rocky Mount business owner who recently purchased a local chain of convenience stores has been named in a federal racketeering lawsuit...Shareef Hassan is partial owner of H&H Distributors in Rocky Mount and associated with Bi-Rite Market in the Battle
Rocky Mount (NC) Telegram
added Apr 6, 2018 19:20
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[Michigan] VIDEO: Counterfeit cigarettes sold in Detroit

You Tube
added Apr 6, 2018 19:18
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[Florida] City officials support raising age for tobacco

Gainesville leaders on Thursday said they want the Alachua County Commission raise the age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21, following a county meeting that discussed the idea. The Gainesville City Commission voted 6-1 to draft a letter in support
Gainesville (FL) Sun
added Apr 6, 2018 19:13
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Cigar News: Texas Cigar Groups Petition Court to Throw Out Warning Label Requirements while FDA Seeks to Combine Cases

the Texas Group believes they are entitled to a preliminary injunction against the enforcement of the FDA’s regulations on Warning Labels. The group points out: “Plaintiffs already have begun to incur significant compliance costs, which will only mount
Cigar Coop
added Apr 6, 2018 19:09
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[Ohio] No more butts at Barberton’s Lake Anna? Proposal would fine smokers in city parks

On Monday, the City Council will consider legislation that would impose fines of up to $500 for folks caught lighting up at Lake Anna, the Barberton Community Sports Complex and any of the other 14 parks around town. Barberton’s parks commission has lon
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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Tobacco 21 Law Overturned in Kansas

In a ruling that is sure to draw the attention of c-store retailers nationwide, a Kansas judge in a Shawnee County court ruled for plaintiffs arguing that a local ordinance that increases the legal age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21 is uncons
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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[China, North Carolina] Potential tobacco tariffs terrify NC farmers

John Weaver said 70 percent of the tobacco he grows in Johnston County gets exported out of the country. He also grows soybeans and corn, but tobacco is his key cash crop and has 70 percent of his investment. "It would devastate us," Weaver said of loom
WECT 6 WILMINGTON (NC)
added Apr 6, 2018 18:51
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