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Whether it violates the Due Process Clause of the Fourteenth Amendment for a judge to participate in a case where the judge has made pejorative public statements...a reasonable public perception that one of the parties funded the judge's election camp
Amazon CloudFront
added Feb 8, 2016 19:12

[Illinois] EDITORIAL: Hike the tobacco purchasing age to 21

Mayor Rahm Emanuel wants Chicago to join the crowd. This is a good, healthy idea. A higher minimum age for tobacco sales won't by itself stop teens from smoking. But there's encouraging research that it is effective.
Chicago Tribune
added Feb 7, 2016 18:10

[Illinois] Biased Justice Nixed $10B Tobacco Judgment, High Court Told ($$)

A class of smokers has urged the U.S. Supreme Court to review the rejection of a $10 billion trial court judgment against Philip Morris USA over the labeling of light and low-tar cigarettes, saying the Illinois Supreme Court justice who cast the deciding
added Feb 7, 2016 17:02

[Illinois] PHILLIPS: Cigarettes on screen leave us breathless

And there can never be a vaping equivalent to the line in "Sweet Smell of Success" spit out, like a threat, by Burt Lancaster as he quietly humiliates Tony Curtis with three little words: "Match me, Sidney."
Chicago Tribune
added Feb 4, 2016 20:28

[Illinois] Chicago Pre-Empted from Adopting Tobacco Tax

While Emanuel is proposing the implementation of these new taxes, Illinois state law prohibits the city of Chicago from enacting any such taxes. Generally, under Illinois state law, a home rule municipality is prohibited from imposing an excise tax on
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Feb 3, 2016 22:18

New Illinois Law Imposes Fine For Minors With E-Cigs

Anyone under 18 who’s caught with electronic cigarettes or other tobacco-free nicotine products would face a fine or community service under a new Illinois law. Gov. Bruce Rauner signed legislation last week that imposes penalties for minors who possess
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 3, 2016 14:41
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[Illinois] Where There’s Vape, There’s Fire

Highwood has no regulations on e-cigarettes, and Lake County doesn’t impose an e-juice tax. So West opened North Shore Vapes in Highwood last November, joining other vape shops in the area including Vapor4Life in Northbrook and Island Smoke Vape Shop in H
Daily North Shore
added Feb 3, 2016 00:35

[Illinois] Minors Who Posses E-Cigarettes Will Now Face Penalties

Gov. Bruce Rauner signed into law on Friday a proposal introduced by State Senator Julie Morrison, D-Deerfield last year that imposes the same penalties on juveniles who possess the products as the ones who are caught purchasing them. “Current Illinois
added Feb 2, 2016 01:22

[Illinois] Teens less likely to smoke if age limit is 21, report says

Teens and young adults are likely to stop smoking — or never start — if they have to ask those 21 and older to buy cigarettes for them. That's the premise of research that supports a new plan put forth by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel recently to raise the m
Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added Jan 26, 2016 22:56
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[Illinois] Buffalo Grove weighs stricter regulations on vaping, e-cigarettes

On Wednesday, the planning and zoning commission discussed options that include turning e-cigarette/vape shops into a special use under the zoning code, requiring the shops be a minimum distance from schools and parks, and regulating e-cigarettes and vap
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Jan 25, 2016 16:25
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