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[Delaware] Smokers, retailers burn as Pennsylvania cigarette tax rises

When Pennsylvania’s cigarette tax goes up by a buck per pack on Monday, it will give smokers one more reason to quit or cross the border. The tax, headed to $2.60 from $1.60, will push the price of a pack above $7, the largest single increase on the state
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 1, 2016 01:17
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[Delaware, Pennsylvania] Cost of smokes up $1 a pack, to 10th-highest tax in U.S.

Now, cigarettes may be another thing worth traveling to the first state for to save some money. “I go there all the time,” said Glenolden resident Matt Ruggiero about the appeal of Delaware’s cheaper goods. Ruggiero, who has the convenience of working n
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Aug 1, 2016 00:48
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Lawsuit: Exploding e-cigarette battery burns Delaware man

A Bear man received second-degree burns to his leg and had to undergo skin graft surgery after an electronic cigarette battery exploded in his pocket, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday in Delaware. George Ayers was walking from his car to his house
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jul 15, 2016 21:38
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[Delaware] Form 8-K     CURRENT REPORT

Between July 18, 2014 and August 12, 2014, shareholders of Lorillard, Inc (“Lorillard”) filed purported class action lawsuits ...RAI has agreed to pay fees and expenses of $215,000 within ten days of the entry of an order closing the Consolidated Actions
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Jun 21, 2016 14:54
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Court fight threatens Delaware biotechs

The union between iBio and Fraunhofer focused on the development of vaccines using a process that infuses bacteria into nicotiana – a relative of the tobacco plant used to make cigarettes.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Dec 26, 2015 23:40
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TUBB: Smoking is not a dead habit in Delaware

November is Lung Cancer Awareness Month, so what better time than now to have a lung cancer screening, and if you smoke, quit? Though we all know cigarette smoking is detrimental to our health, it’s not a dead habit — no pun intended — in Delaware. Accor
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Nov 14, 2015 15:44
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[Delaware] Try, try again: Smokers may need to quit 6 to 9 times

Talk with your healthcare provider about quitting. He/she can counsel you about the use of medications or nicotine replacement therapy (patches, gum, inhaler), which greatly improve your chances for success. Delaware residents can contact the Delaware Q
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Nov 11, 2015 00:55
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[Delaware] Smokeless tobacco keeps a tight grip on baseball

The University of California-San Francisco is in the middle of a four-year study examining smokeless tobacco in sports and its use among adolescents. Researchers are using data from six studies done elsewhere that shows 22 to 28 percent of high school bo
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Sep 8, 2015 10:54
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RJR Says Delaware Snubbing Arbitration In Tobacco Deal ($$)

asked the Delaware Chancery Court late Tuesday to compel the First State to participate in a single arbitration over potential payment adjustments connected to the landmark 1998 multibillion-dollar settlement between tobacco companies and states, arguing
Law360
added Sep 8, 2015 10:19
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[Delaware] CRONAN: E-cigarettes – meet the new, same as the old

You may have seen them advertised as the new, healthier choice to smoking that may eventually help the user quit smoking altogether. But the reality is e-cigarettes are still putting nicotine – a highly addictive drug – into the body and they mimic the a
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Aug 10, 2015 20:49
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