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[District of Columbia] ARCHIVE: 10 smokin' photos - Photos - 1 of 10

there was a time in Washington when legendary politicos and media figures lit up regardless of the circumstances - even on the air in what would be unthinkable today. As C-SPAN's Video Library shows, their cameras were there to catch much of it, back befo
Politico
added Jul 31, 2013 16:36
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[District of Columbia] ‘Mind if I smoke?’ taking on a new meaning for D.C. hosts

It was actually a joint. “This is my nightcap,” she announced, lighting up and inhaling in matter of milliseconds. “I hope you don’t mind.” ... where to inhale is a question flummoxing regular smokers, part-time partakers and nonsmokers alike.
Washington Post
added Jan 11, 2013 08:44
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[District of Columbia] Anti-Smoking Organization Seeks To Stop Sale Of ‘Natural American Spirit’ Cigarettes ($$)

— A District of Columbia-based anti-smoking group on Nov. 7 sued a cigarette maker and its parent company, claiming that they falsely advertise “Natural American Spirit” cigarettes as a healthier alternative to other cigarettes (Breathe DC v. Santa Fe Nat
Lexis Nexis
added Nov 15, 2016 21:43
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[District of Columbia] This Small Vape Shop Could Be The First Victim Of DC's New Tobacco Tax

Starting Oct. 1, a new 67 percent excise tax on vapor products takes effect in Washington, D.C., and it will likely put the shop out of business, its owner says. Fadi Khalaf has been running M Street Vape in down town Washington for less than a year, bu
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Sep 21, 2015 22:00
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[District of Columbia] LEGACY STUDY FINDS LOWER PRICES FOR CIGARETTES NEAR HIGH SCHOOLS WITH MORE PRICE-SENSITIVE POPULATIONS, POTENTIALLY CONTRIBUTING TO TOBACCO-RELATED HEALTH DISPARITIES

“Cigarette Price Variation Around High Schools: Evidence From Washington DC”, and published in Health & Place, observed a strong association between the lowest cigarette pack price at retail outlets and the nearest high school type, with the lowest pack p
American Legacy Foundation
added Jan 8, 2015 08:47
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[District of Columbia] After Two-Year Fight, White House Withdraws Halligan for D.C. Circuit

"I am deeply disappointed that even after nearly two and a half years, a minority of Senators continued to block a simple up-or-down vote on her nomination," Obama said in a statement. "This unjustified filibuster obstructed the majority of Senators from
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Mar 23, 2013 09:09
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[District of Columbia, Virginia] Hampton cigarette sting began unraveling after concern over steak dinners

While there, the group — attending a tobacco conference sponsored by cigarette-maker Philip Morris — went out for a steak dinner. When the check came, Cpl. Chris Lyon took the check and paid for it with a credit card, Covington testified in Hampton Circ
Newport News (VA) Daily Press
added Jun 11, 2016 14:52
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[District of Columbia] Uruguay Presents Defense Against Philip Morris

The Uruguayan government presented its arguments on Monday in the dispute it has with the tobacco transnational Philip Morris, before the World Bank's International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) in Washington. The head of the Urug
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 15, 2014 06:14
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[District of Columbia] Electronic Cigarette Industry Group (ECIG) Opens DC Office

Today, the Electronic Cigarette Industry Group, Inc. (ECIG) announced the opening of its D.C. office and the addition of J.P. Moery and his firm, The Moery Company, to the ECIG team. Mr. Moery will act as Managing Director of the D.C. Office. “ECIG is e
PR Web
added Jan 23, 2014 00:37
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[District of Columbia, Virginia] LETTER: Alexandria’s smoking ban lights the way for D.C.

Regarding the Aug. 10 editorial “Stubbing out secondhand smoke”: The D.C. Council is on the right track with its legislation to prohibit smoking in certain outdoor areas. I am proud to say that Alexandria was the first jurisdiction in Virginia to addre
Washington Post
added Aug 13, 2013 10:00
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