Headlines Tagged with Georgia — 2,582 headlines found
A company that acted as the customer service liaison between two tobacco companies filed suit on Nov. 9 in a federal court in Georgia, claiming that it was cut out of a contract for no reason other than to be cut out of the deal with the other companies (
Nov 15, 2016 Lexis Nexis
added Nov 15, 2016 06:26
Under current laws, restaurants and bars in Georgia can allow smoking if they deny entry to people younger than 18 and if designated smoking areas are outdoors or in enclosed private rooms with independent ventilation systems. Between 2006 and 2012, the
May 14, 2015 HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2015 12:28
The state Board of Regents, meeting as a full committee, on Tuesday unanimously approved a tobacco ban for all 31 public colleges and universities in the University System of Georgia.
Mar 18, 2014 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Mar 18, 2014 15:53
Saying that payments under the Tobacco Transition Payment Program (TTPP) should not be subject to sequestration cuts and that an Office of Management and Budget (OMB) plan to do so could erode confidence in government-backed financial programs, Georgia Fa
Nov 25, 2013 Southeast Farm Press
added Nov 25, 2013 17:23
In July 2005, the Georgia Smokefree Air Act became law. ... Richmond County residents and visitors deserve to breathe smoke-free air. A smoke-free air ordinance is a step forward to creating a healthy Augusta.
Nov 3, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Nov 4, 2013 12:37
Performer Tony Howard speaks with BreathEasy Augusta volunteer Lisa Hill during an event to build support for a tougher Augusta smoking ordinance. “The vocal cords are shot,” he said Tuesday. “I’ve sung in so many smoke-filled clubs, and I don’t smoke.
Jul 31, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jul 31, 2013 01:51
Atlanta's City Council has approved a ban on smoking in the city's parks.
Jul 17, 2012 Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jul 17, 2012 06:34
granted a Canadian tribal-owned cigarette maker's bid to block the resale of a seized batch of its Seneca brand cigarettes, saying a distributor's peddling of the smokes years past their expiration date could violate the company's trademark rights. Grand
Feb 23, 2016 Law360
added Feb 24, 2016 21:00
proposed ban would include electronic cigarettes because they don’t want anybody even looking like they’re smoking. ... Commissioners’ opinions on the subject range from those who lean toward a nanny state and those who oppose government encroachment into
Nov 2, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Nov 4, 2013 01:49
A Georgia woman has invested in an e-cigarette hoping to improve her health and lifestyle, but instead she nearly lost her home when the device blew up. Elizabeth Wilkowski, of Atlanta, plugged the Chinese-made eHit electronic cigarette into her comput
Sep 3, 2013 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 4, 2013 11:02