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[Portugal] Millions fewer cigarettes sold since January

Cigarette consumption is falling and since the beginning of this year, in just two months, 59.43 million fewer cigarettes have been sold than during the same period of 2012. Cigar and cigarillo sales are also dropping, according to the Tax and Customs A
Portugal News (pt)
added Apr 5, 2013 14:07
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[Illinois] Cigar smokers fuming over new regulations

Pending legislation in the House and Senate would amend the act to exempt premium cigars – defined as a cigar that is “wrapped solely in tobacco leaf, contains no filter, and weighs at least 6 pounds per 1,000 count” – from FDA regulation. If the new leg
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
added Jul 15, 2012 12:51
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Five things we learned at the Cigar Awards Dinner

Arnold Schwarzenegger thinks cigar smoking is the solution to America's political division Arnold might have missed the memo about the event's black tie dress code, but he certainly didn't miss the opportunity for a little political grandstanding. As Gov
GQ Magazine
added Nov 20, 2014 12:57
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FDA tobacco chief says health community grappling with idea that some products are less risky

Changes in the marketplace have forced the public health community to wrestle with the idea that some tobacco products may pose less of a health risk than others, the new head of the Food and Drug Administration’s tobacco control efforts told an industry
AP - Associated Press
added May 16, 2013 14:23
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Tobacco Firms Save $1 Billion With Kitty Litter in Cigars

Their secret: Using fillers such as the clay found in cat litter or stuffing the products with more tobacco to tip the scales in their favor. The heavier weight let the companies sidestep a 2,653 percent increase in a federal excise tax, taking advantage
Bloomberg News
added Mar 1, 2013 14:00
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President Obama: Regulate All Tobacco Products by April 2015

FDA must close this gap to stop tobacco companies from targeting our kids with a new generation of unregulated tobacco products.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 12, 2014 03:40
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[Canada] Sharon MacKay v. Metropolitan Toronto Condominium Corp., 2014 ONSC 2863 (CanLII)

the condominium corporation, in all of the circumstances, did not act with sufficient dispatch and, indeed, adopted an unfortunate attitude toward the owners, who were quickly branded as complainers who had far too quickly ran off to their own lawyers.
Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Jun 6, 2014 10:07
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[Canada] BRIDGEMAN: Anti-smoking campaign clouds the issues for me

I understand the ads are supposed to be funny but it isn't clear to me how farting — a natural bodily function — and stealing food can be equated with smoking. I have never been a regular smoker but I enjoy the occasional cigar. Does that make me a bad
Guelph (Ont) Mercury (ca)
added Jan 16, 2014 13:57
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[Kentucky, Montana] Owner of Ted’s Cigars featured on HGTV

a Louisville man and his family on the next episode of “Living Big Sky” airing Saturday at 11 p.m. Ted Jackson, owner of Ted’s Cigars, 2306 Frankfort Ave., a unique premium cigar company perhaps best known for its handmade Maker’s Mark Cigar, told me he
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added May 16, 2015 10:30
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[Virginia] FDA’s tobacco head plans to move quickly on industry issues

“You all make a lawful product,” Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA’s Center For Tobacco Products, told those attending the Tobacco Merchants Association annual meeting in Williamsburg. “Our job is to regulate the manufacture, sale and marketing of the t
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added May 17, 2013 10:20
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