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Essential Politics: Bloomberg supports raising tobacco tax in California, Alarcon is not campaigning for Congress

contributed $500,000 to the Proposition 56 campaign, an initiative to hike the tobacco tax by $2 a pack.
Los Angeles Times
added Oct 13, 2016 19:37
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[California] WEINBERG: Business Groups Back Prop 56

Twenty business groups, representing every single major metropolitan area of California, support Prop 56...promoting smoking cessation through a higher cigarette tax will have a positive impact on California’s economy, and Prop 56 will provide an even big
Fox&Hounds
added Oct 13, 2016 19:34
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[California] Winning Tobacco Co. Cites 9th Circ. In Fighting New Trial ($$)

Tobacco company Trendsettah, which won millions from rival Swisher International on antitrust claims, cited a recent Ninth Circuit decision in asking a California federal judge Monday to rethink his decision granting Swisher a new trial. A jury found in
Law360
added Oct 12, 2016 22:37
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[California] South City considers apartment smoking ban

South San Francisco apartment residents and others living in attached units may soon be prohibited from smoking indoors under a proposal slated to go before city officials. Following a growing trend among other San Mateo County cities, the South San Fra
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Oct 12, 2016 22:36
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[California] City waiting on pot laws: San Carlos ordinance would have restricted marijuana cultivation

the city must consider adopting secondhand smoke rules similar to how tobacco is regulated. “I could care less if they want to grow tomato plants or marijuana plants. It makes no difference. The issue is secondhand smoke,” Grocott said, according to a vi
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Oct 12, 2016 22:36
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[California] Smokin'! Charlie Sheen looks full of vigour as he puffs on a cigarette on set of new movie Mad Families

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 12, 2016 22:34
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[California] Winning Tobacco Co. Cites 9th Circ. In Fighting New Trial ($$)

Trendsettah, which won millions from rival Swisher International on antitrust claims, cited a recent Ninth Circuit decision in asking a California federal judge Monday to rethink his decision granting Swisher a new trial. A jury found in March that toba
Law360
added Oct 12, 2016 20:22
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California Nurses Association Joins Widespread Support for Prop 56

With 17,000 California kids starting to smoke each year, one-third of whom will die from it, tobacco is a dire public health crisis that will persist unless we step up to Big Tobacco,” said Zenei Cortez, RN and Co-President, California Nurses Association.
Yes on 56.org
added Oct 12, 2016 20:08
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[California] New Sunnyvale smoking ordinance in effect

The updated ordinance places new limitations on smoking outdoors as well as smoking within multi-family housing. Smoking is now prohibited in the city in all public outdoor dining areas, within 25 feet of buildings’ doors and windows, within 25 feet of t
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Oct 12, 2016 20:00
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[California] BIRR: Advocates of Tobacco Tax on E-Cigarettes Use Dead Kids in Ad Campaign

“Let people make their own choices,” Steven Greenhut, Western Region director for the R Street Institute, told NPR. “Vaping is not entirely safe. But it’s pretty clear that vaping is far less harmful than smoking.”
Libertarian Republic
added Oct 11, 2016 22:10
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