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[North Carolina] City delays smoking law public hearing

Tuesday night the City Council pulled the item from its agenda because the amendment would not be enforceable as currently written.
Burlington (NC) Times-News
added Jun 20, 2012 15:55
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[New York] Update on Status of Legislation Week of June 11, 2012 (PDF)

Cigarette Minimum Markup: By a vote of 48-11, the Senate passed the handling fee increase bill opposed by NYACS (A.8019/S.4736). We still have a chance of stopping it in the Assembly
New York Association of Convenience Stores (NYACS)
added Jun 15, 2012 14:28
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[Illinois] Chicago Tobacco Flavoring Restriction to Take Effect

A Chicago ordinance banning the sale of flavored tobacco products within 500 feet of a school goes into effect on July 15, 2014, the Cigar Association of America (CAA) reported. The ordinance was introduced by Mayor Rahm Emanuel on Nov. 26, 2013 and was
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 17, 2014 15:10
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[Hungary] Tobacco sales banned in petrol stations, supermarkets

„This is a further step for the protection of non-smokers,” said Zsolt Gyulai, the manager of state-owned Nonprofit Zrt., which supervises tobacco shops. Two of the largest petrol station operators in the country, Hungary’s MOL and Austria’s OMV, say the
Budapest Times (hu)
added Dec 14, 2013 18:17
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National Restaurant Association

the tobacco industry often used groups such as the NRA to act as fronts for tobacco interests.[45] For instance, in 2000, Philip Morris sent a letter to the NRA regarding a program to create ventilated interiors instead of smoke-free restaurants. The lett
SourceWatch (Center for Media & Democracy)
added Sep 6, 2013 12:14
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[Canada] Letter: For the sake of our children, flavoured tobacco products should be banned

They were in brightly coloured packs labelled “Cigars,” ... I don’t want my kids to have to go through this. I am doing my part to educate them on the dangers of smoking, but the government must also do its part. Ordinary citizens like me cannot prevent
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Apr 19, 2013 13:44
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Lorillard CFO to Lead Imperial Tobacco's ITG Brands

David Taylor, currently executive vice president of finance and planning and CFO of Lorillard Inc., will become CEO of ITG Brands LLC. ITG will be a newly formed subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco Group PLC following the closing of Lorillard's pending merger
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 26, 2015 14:50
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[Canada] How a Toronto entrepreneur is disrupting the bong industry

e-cigarettes’ sister technology, portable vaporizers – aimed at people who’d rather inhale plant matter – have been emerging as a mainstream industry in their own right. And one Toronto entrepreneur has been riding that boom, capitalizing on new vaporize
Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 14, 2014 17:39
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[Australia] DAUBE: Big Junk is just as evil as Big Tobacco

Why should we accept the processed and junk food industries - and their representatives such as the council - as appropriate to provide advice? The director-general of the World Health Organisation said: ''It's not just Big Tobacco any more. Public health
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Oct 28, 2013 01:19
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[Florida] Biz Groups Back Tobacco Cos.' Engle Appeal In High Court ($$)

Business groups last week threw their support behind tobacco companies that are asking the nation's highest court to review the Florida Supreme Court's decision to allow plaintiffs who were members of the landmark Engle class action to use findings from t
Law360
added Sep 19, 2013 13:21
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