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[Nebraska] Smoking in cigar bars, tobacco outlets ruled unconstitutional

ban exemptions for cigar bars and tobacco retail outlets. In its decision, the court upheld the overall ban. Judge Kenneth Stephan, writing for the majority, said there is no substantial difference in circumstances between cigar bars and other public p
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Aug 29, 2014 14:05
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[Minnesota] Feds putting cigarette maker Reynolds American's $25B takeover of Lorillard under microscope

While the companies did not say what specific information regulators have requested as part of the review called a second request, federal merger guidelines place importance on future competition.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2014 13:32
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Cuban VP calls for boosting tobacco output

Cuban Vice President Jose Ramon Machado on Thursday urged tobacco farmers in his country to tap further into the national advantage and increase output. "Cuban tobacco is the world's best. ... It is an advantage that we cannot afford to waste, so we have
Xinhua Newswire
added Aug 29, 2014 13:21
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Nebraska Supreme Court: No smoking in cigar bars

ruled Friday that the state can not allow smoking in cigar bars and tobacco retail outlets, when it bans smoking in other retail establishments. The exemption written into the state law is unconstitutional, according to the court. The court was divided
KETV/TheOmahaChannel.com
added Aug 29, 2014 13:16
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2 exceptions to Nebraska smoking ban struck down

Nebraska Supreme Court has struck down two exceptions to the state's public smoking ban, dealing a blow to cigar bars and tobacco shops, but sparing the exception for some hotel guestrooms that allow smoking.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2014 13:14
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[Africa, Zimbabwe] Banks on tobacco farming

Banks have pledged to continue funding tobacco farmers as the sector has proved to be more lucrative compared to other crops such as maize. Speaking at the National Dialogue on Agro Business, Food Security and Nutrition on Wednesday, Bankers Association
Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Aug 29, 2014 13:12
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[New York, North Carolina] 22nd Century wins deal to make cigarettes for Smoker Friendly tobacco chain

22nd Century Group, the Clarence cigarette manufacturer whose stock is under siege from short sellers, said Friday that it has signed a deal to produce private-label cigarettes ...Smoker Friendly stores to carry the “super premium” Red Sun cigarettes that
Buffalo (NY) News
added Aug 29, 2014 12:03
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Nebraska's high court: Allowing smoking in cigar bars is unconstitutional

The court, in a divided opinion, ruled that “there is no substantial difference in circumstances between cigar bars and other public places or places of employment that justifies treating cigars bars differently.” The purpose of the 2008 Nebraska Clean I
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Aug 29, 2014 11:57
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REYNOLDS AMERICAN AND LORILLARD RECEIVE REQUESTS FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION FROM FTC (PDF)

The effect of the second request is to extend the waiting period imposed by the HSR Act until 30 days after Reynolds American and Lorillard have substantially complied with the request, unless that period is extended voluntarily by both parties or termina
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Aug 29, 2014 11:36
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[Minnesota] St. Paul bans sale of cheap cigar singles

City Council on Wednesday approved a new ordinance that bans the sale of low-cost, single-serve cigars such as Swisher Sweets or Black and Milds. In 30 days, stores within the city limits will be required to charge at least $2.10 for each cigar, or sell
Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Aug 28, 2014 19:41
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