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[District of Columbia] D.C. City Council Raises Tobacco Sale Age to 21, Makes Baseball Tobacco-Free in Nation’s Capital

giving final approval to measures that increase the age of sale for tobacco products to 21, prohibit the use of smokeless tobacco at Nationals Park and other sports venues, and prohibit electronic cigarette use in public and work places. These actions wil
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 2, 2016 06:59
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[District of Columbia] Should everyone be allowed to smoke at home?

will this ruling set a slippery precedent for taxpaying homeowners who want to smoke in their own homes? At least some readers on Twitter think so: On the other hand, as one reader, siding with the judge, points out: Once the smoke creeps into your nei
Washington Post
added Mar 11, 2015 15:12
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[District of Columbia] FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products / Tuesday, October 21 | Hotel Monaco | Washington, DC

brings together government, industry and public interest experts to provide updates on the latest developments in FDA tobacco product regulation. With guidance from expert speakers, participants will review regulatory developments from 2014, and look ahea
Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI)
added Oct 13, 2014 19:20
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[District of Columbia] 2014 FDLI Annual Conference April 23-24, 2014: Agenda

CTP Mitchell R. Zeller, JD, Director, Center for Tobacco Products, OMPT, FDA / Stacey Younger Gagosian, Director, Government Affairs, American Legacy Foundation / David Graham, Senior Vice President, International Regulatory Affairs, NJOY, Inc. Daniel Mc
Food and Drug Law Journal
added Apr 17, 2014 18:01
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[District of Columbia] Judicial Nominations Fight to Flare Up

Senate is poised for a renewed fight over executive and judicial nominations, including President Barack Obama's three picks for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Oct 28, 2013 18:25
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[District of Columbia] On Tape: Richard Nixon Talks Judicial Nominations

Now if you find some Jew that I think is great, put him on there." That sort of attitude might be relegated to history, but politics are still very much alive in the nomination and confirmation process, specifically now with President Barack Obama's thre
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Aug 22, 2013 17:02
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[District of Columbia] Cigarette smuggling, 7 On Your Side undercover investigation

Acting on viewer tip, 7 On Your Side went undercover at a Southeast D.C. gas station convenience store . . . With a simple over-the-counter purchase, 7 On Your Side was able to buy what appeared to be smuggled cigarettes.
WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added Nov 22, 2012 06:34
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[District of Columbia] D.C. Prevails in Lawsuit Over Ban on Cigar Wrappers

A Washington federal judge granted the District of Columbia summary judgment yesterday in a lawsuit challenging a 2010 law that banned the sale of cigar wrappers.
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Jun 27, 2012 11:48
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[District of Columbia] Risks, Benefits of Vaping Debated at U.S. E-Cig Summit / Still no expert consensus on health impacts

Anti-smoking advocates, tobacco researchers, and representatives from the cigarette and vaping industries met to discuss, among other topics, the current research exploring the risks and benefits of e-cigarettes, FDA regulation over the e-cigarette indus
MedPage Today
added May 15, 2017 15:28
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[District of Columbia] D.C. neighbors’ sparring over secondhand smoke lands in court

The green-painted brick rowhouse in the 800 block of Fifth Street NE has been in Edwin Gray’s family since 1964...smoke seeps through a common wall into their home, filling their bedroom and their daughter’s playroom. When neighborly overtures didn’t re
Washington Post
added Mar 11, 2015 10:39
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