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[Illinois] CHICAGO PASSES NEW CIGAR TAX; RAISES MINIMUM TOBACCO PURCHASING AGE TO 21

Today, the Chicago City Council voted 35-10 in favor of raising the minimum age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21 and increasing taxes on a variety of tobacco products, including cigars. The move roughly a month after the same City Council moved to dela
HalfWheel
added Mar 17, 2016 12:35
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Cigars: Race From the Bottom

Volume growth came at the expense of profits, as consumers snapped up two, three, four or more sticks for just 99 cents. Yup, we’re talking about prepricing. “An increase in prepriced promotion volume is fueling the increase in large-cigar sales,” says
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 16, 2016 22:33
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[Illinois] Chicago Takes Bold Action To Reduce Tobacco Use: Raises Tobacco Age to 21, Makes Baseball Tobacco-Free

Today is a truly historic day in Chicago when it comes to protecting kids from the dangers of tobacco use. We applaud Sen. Richard Durbin for his leadership in advocating for tobacco-free baseball. We also support Mayor Rahm Emanuel and the City Council
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 16, 2016 19:18
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Parliament bans display of tobacco products, including cigarettes, in shops

This is aimed at "de-normalising" tobacco use, and reducing the exposure of non-smokers - especially youths - to the advertising effect of point-of-sale tobacco product displays, Senior Minister of State for Health Dr Amy Khor said in Parliament. The ba
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Mar 14, 2016 18:44
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[Illinois] Emanuel touts results of illegal tobacco sales crackdown

Emanuel tried Friday to show how tough he’s getting on illegal tobacco sales in an apparent attempt to convince aldermen to approve his stalled plan to raise Chicago’s smoking age to 21, slap a $6 million tax on cigars, roll-your-own tobacco and smokeless
Chicago Sun-Times
added Mar 12, 2016 10:34
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[New Jersey] Lawmakers look to make smoking harder in NJ, but easier to quit

Three committees advanced five tobacco-related bills – boosting taxes on things like cigars, raising the smoking age to 21, encouraging greater enforcement of bans on smoking in public places and spending millions a year on anti-smoking programs. The ul
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Mar 8, 2016 17:36
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[South America/Caribbean] VIDEOS: Cuba celebrates its cigars in annual Habanos Festival

EuroNews
added Mar 7, 2016 17:50
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[Cuba] INTERNATIONAL STARS AT THE CLOSING OF THE XVIII HABANOS FESTIVAL

Chucho Valdés, Estrella Morente and Jorge Drexler join this final celebration to pay tribute the Cohiba brand
PR Newswire
added Mar 7, 2016 15:22
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Marco Rubio’s Policies Might Shut the Door to People Like His Grandfather

Ultimately it may have been pity for Mr. Garcia’s physical condition that swayed immigration officials....suffered from a number of ailments. Medical records show he had polio, scoliosis and signs of emphysema. He kept a three-cigar-a-day habit well into
New York Times
added Mar 7, 2016 08:25
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[Cuba] Harvest Inn by Charlie Palmer Announces a One-of-a-Kind Cigar, Food, and Wine Event in Napa Valley with Ajay Patel

Charlie Palmer will host a weekend-long series of events in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the Cuban cigar, Cohiba. The weekend host will be Ajay Patel, proprietor of London's La Casa Del Habano and one of the foremost experts on Cuban cigars. T
PR Newswire
added Mar 4, 2016 18:10
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