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California's tobacco tax is now in the top 10 nationwide

the top 10 highest cigarette taxes in the country, according to a new report from the nonpartisan Tax Foundation. California's previous $0.87 tax on a pack of cigarettes was 37th highest in the country. Now, the $2.87 tax ranks 9th.
Los Angeles Times
added May 13, 2017 01:44
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[California] Windsor moves to ban smoking in multifamily dwellings

Prompted by concerns over exposure to secondhand smoke, the Town Council on a 4-1 vote approved an ordinance banning tobacco and marijuana smoking in apartments, condos, duplexes and senior residential care facilities. “It does impose on other people an
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added May 12, 2017 03:01
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[California] Laguna Enacts City-wide Smoking Ban

City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to ban smoking in all outside areas including sidewalks, parking lots, streets, alleys, outdoor dining areas and common areas of apartment buildings. The vote expands the city’s current smoking restrictions, which pr
Laguna Beach (CA) Independent
added May 11, 2017 19:36
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[California] City Expands Smoking Ban

In a major overhaul of its 15-year-old smoking ordinance, the City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to ban smoking — including electronic smoking devices — in most of Santa Barbara’s public spaces. Smoking will now be prohibited at beaches, parks, sp
Santa Barbara (CA) Independent
added May 11, 2017 13:42
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[California] Man Sues 2 Tobacco Companies For Death Of His Wife

Julius Engel filed a wrongful death suit on behalf of his deceased wife, Mary Engel, claiming general negligence, intentional tort, product liability and breach of warranty. He is seeking at least $25,000 in damages from R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and Ph
Lexis Nexis
added May 11, 2017 03:26
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[California] Julius Michael Engel - #137759 Current Status: Not eligible to practice law (Not Entitled)

State Bar of California
added May 11, 2017 03:26
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[California] Engel v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, et al., ($$)

Parties Plaintiff Julius M. Engel Represented by: Julius Michael Engel, Engel Law Group Defendant Philip Morris USA, Inc....R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company
Law360
added May 11, 2017 03:26
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[California] Engel v. R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company, et al.,

Use the links below to access additional information about this case on the US Court's PACER system. A subscription to PACER is required.
Justia
added May 11, 2017 03:26
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California Congressional delegation urges Gov. Brown to restore tobacco tax funds

California’s Democratic Congressional delegation urged Governor Jerry Brown to restore $1.2 billion in tobacco tax funds and use them for their intended purpose: to improve access to and quality of medical services for all Californians, especially our mo
California Medical Association (CMA)
added May 11, 2017 03:25
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[California] Doctors and dentists say Brown's budget misuses tobacco tax funds

The California Medical Association and the California Dental Association say Prop. 56 funds are supposed to be used to increase the low reimbursement rates for the state's Medi-Cal providers
89.3 KPCC Southern California Public Radio
added May 11, 2017 03:25
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