Headlines Tagged with California — 14,039 headlines found
May 9, 2012 Modesto (CA) Bee
added May 13, 2012 23:51
Prop. 29 on the June ballot would raise cigarette taxes and generate money for research on cancer and related illnesses.
May 7, 2012 Los Angeles Times
added May 7, 2012 07:10
“This is not a surprise to us given the $2-per-pack tax increase that was just approved by voters in California,” Herzog said in her newsletter. The new California tax won’t go into effect until April 1, 2017. Voters in California opted to raise their
Nov 11, 2016 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 12, 2016 22:32
A coalition of health groups including the California Medical Assn. has collected more than enough signatures to qualify an initiative for the Nov. 8 ballot that would raise the tobacco tax in California by $2 a pack, the group said Friday.
May 13, 2016 Los Angeles Times
added May 14, 2016 05:44
Among these little joys in my life is smoking a cigar (and a pipe). Every day that I am home (except Shabbat)... For those of us who love life’s little joys and who aren’t taken in by hysteria, cigars are one of life’s great pleasures. I have happily pas
Apr 13, 2016 The Jewish Journal
added Apr 13, 2016 22:36
Diek says Lorillard ... is misleading consumers by claiming its e-cigarette brand, called BLU, is a safer and healthier alternative to traditional cigarettes...Diek said he never would have purchased BLU e-cigarettes if the company had made him aware of t
May 8, 2015 Orange County (CA) Register
added May 9, 2015 11:46
“When he was gone, I felt like half of me was gone,” 69-year-old Tajie Major said of former Navy Capt. William “Earl” Major, who smoked for decades....Her lawsuit, being tried before jurors in a Los Angeles courtroom, alleges Lorillard put sales over safe
Jul 23, 2014 Torrance (CA) Daily Breeze
added Jul 23, 2014 15:20
Philip Morris USA Inc. urged a California appeals court on Tuesday to overturn a $12.8 million jury award to a man whose father died of lung cancer caused by smoking, saying it was based on an incorrect measure of damages for loss of consortium.
Jun 11, 2013 Law360
added Jun 11, 2013 22:48
The Senate Governance and Finance Committee approved the bill in a 5-2 vote and the Senate Committee on Health approved it 6-2. All "yes" votes were Democrats. All "no" votes were Republican.
May 13, 2013 California Healthline
added May 13, 2013 14:06
more than 40% of college students had used a hookah, and many of them appeared to believe it was safer than cigarette smoking. Doctors are trying to dissuade folks of that notion. "The tobacco is no less toxic in a hookah pipe," according to the Mayo Cli
Apr 20, 2013 Los Angeles Times
added Apr 20, 2013 17:04