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[California] Los Angeles Approves Ordinance to End Smokeless Tobacco Use at All Baseball Stadiums, Other Sports Venues

City Council voted unanimously today (14-0) to approve an ordinance outlawing the use of smokeless tobacco products at all baseball fields and other athletic venues in the City of Los Angeles, both to set the right example for America’s youth and for the
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jan 26, 2016 21:43
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University of California at Los Angeles: Non-Reappointment of Controversial Professor

Dr. James Enstrom engaged in successful whistleblowing against a prominent member of the department, and there had been many years of debate between Enstrom and some of his colleagues over research on air pollution.
Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE)
added Aug 13, 2012 17:21
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[California] PRAGER: Cigars and the little joys of life

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
The Jewish Journal
added Apr 13, 2016 22:36
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[California] Smoke From Licensed Hookah And Smoking Lounges Not Regulated

Do-Re-Mi Korean Restaurant...He told NBC 7 Investigates the smell of tobacco smoke from Excalibur Cigar Lounge, next door to his restaurant, is seeping through the walls, ceilings and air vents....American Lung Association experts used equipment to test t
NBC San Diego 7/39
added Feb 12, 2016 12:22
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[Canada] United States: California Attorney General Files Lawsuit Against Non-Participating Manufacturer

Grand River Enterprises Six Nations ("Grand River"), for failing to comply with California laws governing nonparticipating tobacco product manufacturers ("NPMs")....Grand River has asked that the court quash...do not have jurisdiction over the company, gi
Mondaq
added Mar 2, 2018 01:47
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CALIFORNIA TOBACCO TAX INCREASE QUALIFIES FOR NOVEMBER BALLOT

The proposition seeks a $2 per pack increase in the tax on cigarettes, but because California bases its tax rate for other tobacco products (OTP) such as premium cigars on the ratio of the total cigarette tax to the weighted average wholesale cost of one
HalfWheel
added Jul 4, 2016 01:37
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[California] Swisher Says $44M Cigarillo Verdict Ignores Antitrust Law ($$)

told a California federal court on Monday that it wants a new trial after a $44 million jury verdict for a rival for which it had manufactured small cigars, saying a simple contract fight was passed off as an antitrust suit.
Law360
added Jun 15, 2016 20:20
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[California] Philip Morris Urges Tossing Of $12M Award to Smoker's Son

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.
Law360
added Jun 11, 2013 22:48
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Higher cigarette prices limit impact from California sales tax hike

The Big Three tobacco manufacturers have been able to use higher prices to initially offset a sharp excise sales tax increase in California, a leading Wells Fargo Securities analyst said Thursday. However, Bonnie Herzog cautioned in her first-quarter re
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 29, 2017 17:54
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Attempt to Limit Tobacco Sales to Adult-Only Stores in California Thwarted

The legislation passed the State Senate earlier this month, but today the sponsor could not even get a motion to report the bill from committee. The Cigar Association of America worked closely with our California-based partners to defeat this measure and
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 30, 2016 15:45
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