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[West Virginia] Arkansas justice calls election a win over outside spending

Republican State Leadership Committee’...which launched its initiative focused on state court races in 2014, and its donors this year have included the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, tobacco company Reynolds American...Two prominent Republicans backed by the g
Seymour (IN) Daily Tribune
added Nov 8, 2018 19:09

Group Spends $1.1M Against Arkansas Supreme Court Justice

Judicial Crisis Network, which doesn't disclose its donors...has been supported in the past financially by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, tobacco company Reynolds America, Bentonville-based Wal-Mart Stores and other major corporations.
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 25, 2018 22:23

[Arkansas] You Ask, We Investigate: Smoking Prohibited at Restaurants in Fayetteville

The ordinance, however, does not cover bars. Under the ordinance, a bar is defined as an establishment that is devoted primarily to the sale and service of alcoholic beverages for on-premises consumption and where the service of food, if any, is incident
KNWA-TV and KFTA-TV (Fayetteville, AR)
added Oct 3, 2018 18:01

Some Arkansas cities raise tobacco age to 21

Arkansas has one of the highest teen and adult smoking rates in the country. According to the American Heart Association, 13.7 percent of Arkansas high school students smoke. In June 2016, Helena-West Helena became the first city in Arkansas to pass Tob
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Oct 3, 2018 08:20

[Arkansas] Verify: No, it is not illegal to smoke e-cigarettes in a car with a child

Arkansas State Police posted on Facebook reminding people it is illegal to smoke tobacco in your car with a child under the age of 14. With vaping devices becoming more and more popular, some people asked if this law also applied to e-cigarettes.
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Sep 28, 2018 01:53

[Arkansas] Historian Publishes New Book on Tobacco in Imperial Russia

approaches tobacco from the perspective of users, producers and objectors...introduces readers to the addictive, nicotine-soaked Russian version of the cigarette ― the papirosa ― and the sensory, medical, social, cultural and gendered consequences of this
University of Arkansas
added Aug 30, 2018 16:53

[Arkansas, Florida] D.C. Federal Judge Won’t Wade Into Dispute Over Correct Advertising Payment ($$)

turned away a publisher’s request that the court compel tobacco manufacturers to reimburse The Little Rock Sun Community Newspaper for costs associated with printing court-approved corrective advertising (United States, et al. v. Philip Morris USA Inc., e
Lexis Nexis
added May 28, 2018 14:44
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[Arkansas] Committee: Can't advance tobacco-age increase

A proposed ordinance that would have required customers be at least 21 years old to purchase tobacco products in Mountain Home failed to advance out of the City Council’s Public Safety Committee meeting Tuesday evening. Following a 45-minute discussion
Baxter (AR) Bulletin
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35

[Arkansas] Smoking banned in Fayetteville parks, trails starting Friday

City leaders are reminding everyone smoking and tobacco use are not allowed in any park or on any trail in the city starting Friday. The ban includes cigarettes, pipes, cigars, smokeless products such as chewing tobacco, snuff and dip as well as e-cigare
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Apr 7, 2018 20:43

[Arkansas] Tobacco lawsuits from the past may signal future in fight against opioids

“We oversee, monitor and evaluate programs that are funded through the tobacco settlement dollars,” said Matt Gilmore, the director of the tiny Arkansas Tobacco Settlement Commission. For 18 years, it's been this 9-person panel that has funneled million
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Apr 3, 2018 15:27
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