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[Delaware] FLEENOR: The proposed cigarette tax hike: Unfair and unwise

Not only are current tobacco taxes high, they’re also extremely regressive, meaning they place a much heavier burden on the poor than well off. The governor’s proposal would exacerbate this inequity.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Apr 4, 2017 11:29
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[Delaware] FLEENOR: The proposed cigarette tax hike: Unfair and unwise

The $16 million Gov. Carney hopes to raise by hiking cigarette and other tobacco taxes will be offset by losses in other parts of the budget and for local governments. Depressed sales and shuttered businesses mean lower income tax revenue as well as incre
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Mar 30, 2017 16:26
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Buyer Seeks To Litigate Tobacco Suit In Delaware Chancery Court ($$)

seeking an injunction that would force the Reynolds defendants to dismiss their complaint against ITG in Florida state court over the sale of four cigarette brands to ITG Brands in conjunction with the Reynolds defendants’ takeover of Lorillard Tobacco Co
Lexis Nexis
added Mar 15, 2017 00:03
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[Delaware, New York] Georgetown traffic stop leads to discovery of large quantity of untaxed cigarettes

during that search a large quantity of cigarettes were discovered. We are told in total, 248 cartons of Marlboro brand cigarettes, 160 cartons of Newport brand cigarettes and 95 cartons of miscellaneous brands of cigarettes were located in the vehicle. P
WMDT - TV (Salisbury, MD)
added Mar 6, 2017 16:11
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[Delaware] S. Bethany may become last town to ban beach smoking

An ordinance being considered by the South Bethany Town Council would ban smoking on the town's public beach. If passed in April, the town will be the last on the Delmarva coast to enact one. The ordinance will get a second reading March 10.
DelmarvaNow.com
added Apr 10, 2017 15:56
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[Delaware] Last Delmarva Beach Town Without Smoking Ban May Add One

Leaders in South Bethany, Delaware are considering implementing a ban on smoking at the beach. South Bethany is currently the last community on the Delmarva coast without a public beach smoking ban.
NBC Philadelphia (NBC Local Media)
added Mar 5, 2017 01:01
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[Delaware] South Bethany could be next town to ban smoking on beach

Councilman Frank Weisgerber introduced the ordinance that would create the ban. Weisgerber says it comes after officials realized South Bethany was the last coastal town in the area to still permit smoking on the beach.
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 13, 2017 23:54
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[Delaware] Dagsboro proposing smoking ban on town property

In a unified effort to promote healthy living, town council is pursuing an anti-smoking ban that would encompass town hall, the police station, town property such as Katie Helm Park as well as town-owned vehicles.
Sussex County (DE) Post
added Feb 11, 2017 15:44
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[Delaware] Long-term effects of vaping are still unknown

Can e-cigarettes be used to quit smoking regular cigarettes? The FDA has not approved e-cigarettes as a method to quit smoking. There are a few people who are able to quit smoking using e-cigarettes, but in the real world most of the people using e-ciga
Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Dec 4, 2016 21:30
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[Delaware, Maryland] DRBA implements smoking and tobacco ban

Effective Jan. 1, 2017, the Delaware River and Bay Authority will join a growing list of government agencies, institutions of higher learning, businesses, and others to adopt a smoke-free and tobacco-free campus policy. The authority's new policy prohibi
Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Nov 16, 2016 16:51
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