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[Florida] There are now voluntary smoke-free zones on Miami Beach

The City of Miami Beach has created two voluntary smoke-free zones on the beach at the southern end of Lummus Park, at Fifth Street, as well as on 86th Street. Signs there actually encourage residents and tourists to refrain from smoking.
WSVN-TV Fox 7 (Miami, FL)
added Oct 22, 2016 20:27
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AUDIO: Tobacco Free Florida, Workforce Board Partner To Help Unemployed Floridians Who Smoke

Back in August, the Florida Department of Health’s Tobacco Free Florida launched its “Quit Your Way” campaign. The goal is to expand the tools smokers can use to quit smoking. Now, Tobacco Free Florida is working with CareerSource Florida to help tobacco
WFSU (Tallahassee FL)
added Oct 22, 2016 20:27
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[Florida] Rubio Visits Regulation-Burdened Historic Cigar Manufacturer

Rubio, with fellow Florida Sen. Bill Nelson, is the original cosponsor of the Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act (S. 441)... Congressman Patrick Murphy, who is challenging for Rubio's Senate seat in November, has sig
Sunshine State News (Tallahassee, FL)
added Oct 22, 2016 19:11
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[Florida] Marco Rubio highlights problems with new FDA cigar rules

Many companies, such as the J.C. Newman Cigar Co. that Rubio visited, fear they could go out of business because of the new rules. "They can't afford to do it," Rubio said. "The end result and the worst-case scenario is about half the people working her
Washington (DC) Examiner
added Oct 22, 2016 19:09
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[Cuba, Florida] Marco Rubio decries new FDA cigar regulations while visiting Tampa factory

Marco Rubio‘s re-election campaign brought him to a 13o-year-old cigar factory in Tampa Wednesday, where he blasted proposed federal rules which could severely harm it and other cigar manufacturers in the U.S.
Florida Politics
added Oct 22, 2016 18:40
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[Florida] Rubio Assails Easing of Regulations On Cuban Cigars; Tightening of Domestic Laws

Rubio toured the city's sole remaining cigar manufacturer, J.C. Newman Cigar Co., and he has more than the island nation in his sights. He also took aim at new U.S. regulations. Those include government approval of new cigar blends and requiring larger w
WUSF (Tampa Bay, FL)
added Oct 22, 2016 18:36
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[Florida] RJ Reynolds Caused Man's Cancer Death, Widow Tells Jurors ($$)

The widow of a smoker who died of lung cancer urged a Florida jury Friday to find R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. liable for his death, saying it conspired with other tobacco companies to hide the dangers of cigarettes until it was too late.
Law360
added Oct 22, 2016 18:15
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[Florida] Sailor Seeks $5M From RJ Reynolds Over Wife's Death ($$)

A sailor whose wife who died of lung disease after decades of smoking cigarettes urged a Florida jury on Friday to award him $5.3 million plus punitive damages against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., saying the company lied about smoking's dangers, causing his
Law360
added Oct 22, 2016 18:14
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[Florida] HOWLES V. R.J. REYNOLDS UPCOMINGTrial

plaintiff claims defendant tobacco companies caused nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease through their concealment of smoking's dangers.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 21, 2016 21:14
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[Florida] JOHNSTON V. R.J. REYNOLDS LIVETrial

plaintiff claims defendant cigarette manufacturer concealed the hazards of smoking, causing the decedent's nicotine addiction and smoking-related disease.
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Oct 21, 2016 21:13
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