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Michigan Supreme Court to look at hookah tobacco case

man who mixes his own tobacco for water pipes... State investigators accused Samer Shami of manufacturing tobacco without a license. A Wayne County judge threw out the charge, saying blending tobacco isn't the same as making it. But the state appeals cou
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Jun 25, 2017 17:46
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[Oklahoma] The not so hidden cost of tobacco addiction

These addictions are expected to decline, or at least become more affordable to beat, if a proposed $1.50 cigarette tax passes constitutional muster as part of the ongoing state Supreme Court challenge to the legislature-passed, governor-signed budget ag
Ardmore (OK) Daily Ardmoreite
added Jun 25, 2017 17:42
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[Hong Kong, California, Texas] Medics Urge E-Cig Legalisation In Australia, But Bans Continue To Spread

An open letter signed by 135 renowned health experts urges Australia to back off from its harsh restrictions on nicotine e-cigs, as a proposed amendment on legalisation moves through the parliamentary system. However, across the world health authorities c
Vaping Post (ch)
added Jun 25, 2017 17:36
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Ohio Moves Closer to Lower Cigar Taxes

A 50-cent cap on the cigar tax could become a reality in Ohio, as state legislators head into the home stretch of finalizing a budget that is due on June 30. On Wednesday, the state Senate passed its version of the budget, which included the cap on the
HalfWheel
added Jun 25, 2017 13:35
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[Minnesota] Jaw-dropper: Yanez pinned fears on ‘secondhand smoke’

“I thought if [Castile] has the guts and the audacity to smoke marijuana in front of the 5-year-old girl and risk her lungs and risk her life by giving her secondhand smoke—and the front seat passenger doing the same thing—then what care does he give abo
Minnesota Lawyer
added Jun 25, 2017 13:11
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Florida Appeals Panel Affirms Summary Judgment In Tobacco Lawsuit ($$)

affirmed a trial court’s decision to grant summary judgment to a tobacco company in a wrongful death suit because a man who died from smoking related diseases was not an Engle class member and therefore the woman representing his estate cannot be consider
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 24, 2017 18:23
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[Texas] Austin City Council approves e-cigarette ban

The decision expands an ordinance the city council passed in 2005 to restrict smoking in all public places, including parks, restaurants and bars. Since then, e-cigarettes or vaping has become popular and was not included in the ordinance. For the last
KVUE (Austin, TX)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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Proposed Delaware income, alcohol tax increases draw criticism

The committee also passed a proposal to raise increases on cigarettes, e-cigarettes and other tobacco products. It would bring in around $11.6 million. David Eisenhour, owner of Delmarva Vapor Lounge, said the 5-cent new tax on "vaping" products would s
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Minnesota] Letter: In the pocket of Big Tobacco

Why did Reps. Dave Baker and Tim Miller and Sen. Andrew Lang vote in favor of the big tobacco companies and against the health of our children? These three Republicans each voted at least twice to follow the wishes of Big Tobacco to freeze the tobacco t
West Central Tribune (MN)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[North Carolina] Comparison of sampling strategies for tobacco retailer inspections to maximize coverage in vulnerable areas and minimize cost

The authors present a model tobacco retailer sampling strategy for promoting compliance and reducing costs that could be used by U.S. states and the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The design is feasible to implement in North Carolina. Use of the sam
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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