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[District of Columbia] Carol Schwartz: The bad old days of smoke-filled restaurants and bars

Carol Schwartz is back. As reported this week, she wants to run for mayor. ... may have forgotten how she performed while on the Council. On the issue we focus on — smoke-free workplaces — she was terrible.
Smokefree DC
added Jun 12, 2014 22:34
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[District of Columbia] LETTER: D.C. Council should increase tax on non-cigarette tobacco products

Did D.C. Council members really act rashly, as suggested in “Proposed cigar, gym tax riles business owners” ... Tobacco is still the No. 1 cause of preventable death...Taxes on non-cigarette tobacco products have not kept pace with those on cigarettes. T
Washington Post
added Jun 10, 2014 11:39
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[District of Columbia, New York] E-cigarette debate is smoking hot in Albany and Washington, DC

Controversial efforts to regulate electronic cigarettes and hookah tobacco will be the subject of hearings by legislators this week in both Albany and Washington, D.C. Interest in the issue has intensified since the federal Food and Drug Administration (
Staten Island (NY) Advance
added May 12, 2014 19:26
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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] 2014 FDLI Annual Conference April 23-24, 2014

Join us to hear from the Honorable Samuel A. Alito, Jr., Associate Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States; FDA Commissioner Hamburg; FDA Office of the Commissioner Leslie Kux; FDA Chief Counsel Elizabeth Dickinson; FDA Center Directors Bernadet
Food and Drug Law Journal
added Apr 17, 2014 17:55
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[District of Columbia] Vapefest: Where e-cigarette camaraderie is in the air

Vapefest is a convention and fundraiser for users and vendors of electronic cigarettes. Users of electronic cigarettes are called vapers. Vapers vape vapor. Beefcake the Mighty is a member of the thrash metal band Gwar, whose albums include “This Toilet E
Washington Post
added Mar 24, 2014 09:54
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[District of Columbia] DC Youth Join Forces to 'Kick Butts' Against Tobacco on March 19 at Community Rally

Youth from the DC Prevention Center for Wards 1 and 2 will host an anti-tobacco rally to stand out, speak up, and seize control against Big Tobacco. The rally is part of Kick Butts Day - an annual celebration of youth leadership and activism organized by
PR Newswire
added Mar 18, 2014 02:03
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[District of Columbia] Tobacco retail outlet advertising practices and proximity to schools, parks and public housing affect Synar underage sales violations in Washington, DC

Findings demonstrate that while illicit tobacco sales to minors are occurring at acceptably low rates by Synar standards, illicit sales vary considerably by retail store type, advertising approach and proximity to high schools, parks and African–American
Tobacco Control
added Feb 26, 2014 12:34
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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] Federal, State Court Officials Warn of Email Scam

fraudulent messages alerting recipients about supposedly new pending cases were being sent from email addresses ending in @jonesday.com and @hoganlovells.com.
The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times
added Jan 16, 2014 10:45
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