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[Connecticut] Waterbury Tobacco Shop Owner Pleads Guilty in Chris Donovan Campaign Finance Scandal

Paul Rogers, 40, pleaded guilty in New Haven federal court to one count each of devising a scheme to bribe a public official and conspiring to make false statements to the Federal Election Commission (FEC) and to impede the FEC's enforcement of federal c
Litchfield County (CT) Times
added Jan 29, 2013 16:15

[Connecticut] Non-"Lobbyist" Lurks In Ladies Room

What Scalzi also did not say in her email to legislators was that as a small business owner with limited money, she is being represented by Troutman Sanders. . . ."I was wondering who was bankrolling this," Reed said.
New Haven (CT) Independent
added Jun 13, 2012 02:59

[Connecticut] Dead Bill Linked To Campaign Scandal Will Rise Again

A bill to tax "roll-your-own" tobacco shops that died before it could reach the floor of the state legislature last month – but still helped ignite a political scandal over the May 30 arrest of a staffer for House Speaker Christopher Donovan's congressio
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jun 10, 2012 21:36

[Connecticut] Roll-your-own cigarette shops are not up in smoke -- yet

Norwalk (CT) Citizen-News
added May 17, 2012 12:21

[Connecticut] Malloy’s cigarette tax could earn the state $60 million

With a $1.5 billion budget deficit, Connecticut's governor suggests increasing the tax on cigarettes could be worth $60 million to the state's General Fund. Cigarettes set customers back nearly $10 a pack at Hamden News and Cigar, whose owner, Babu Patel
WTIC Fox 61 (Hartford, CT)
added Feb 11, 2017 00:47

[Connecticut] KRISHNAN-SARIN: Youths, E-Cigarettes A Bad Combination

Never in my career as a scientist have I seen such a rapid and widespread increase in use by youths of something containing an addictive substance....Adolescents, parents and teachers need to know that these products do not just produce benign water vapor
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Jan 12, 2017 22:02

[Connecticut] Blumenthal Asks For Recall After E-Cigarette Explodes In Stratford Man's Mouth

After an electronic cigarette exploded in a Stratford man's mouth, knocking out his teeth and sending him to the hospital, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal is redoubling his efforts to regulate the devices. "Anybody who is smoking an e-cigarette ought to be
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Dec 27, 2016 01:42

[Connecticut] Study finds differences in smokers' brain connectivity

They found that smokers’ brains demonstrated different connectivity than nonsmokers’ when presented with imagery related to appetite, stress and relaxation. These findings show that smoking is associated with changes in neural functions, which could serve
Yale Daily News
added Mar 29, 2016 23:23

[Connecticut] Nicotine reduces aggressive episodes in mice and children with autism

Yale published two papers: one demonstrating that nicotine reduces aggression in three different types of mouse, and another finding that transdermal nicotine patches — those placed on the skin’s surface — alleviate aggression common in patients suffering
Yale Daily News
added Nov 4, 2015 15:03

Connecticut e-cigarette restriction laws start today

"The concern with e-cigarettes in saying that they're ok would be bringing back sort of a normalization of smoking,” said Dr. Michelle Petrucelli, emergency physician, Hartford Hospital. “Something that was seen in the 50s and 60s. We've worked decades t
WFSB (Hartford, CT)
added Oct 2, 2015 15:33
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