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New York C-Stores Want Rule Changes

Regulatory costs have always been part of the price of doing business in the Empire State, but increasingly New York C-Stores must navigate increases in the legal age to purchase tobacco products, not to mention minimum price mandates, which took effect
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 14, 2018 12:42
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[Illinois] Bill to raise smoking age would hurt convenience stores, vape shops, retailers say

Chicago Tribune
added Jun 10, 2018 23:54
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[Australia] Fog of war: is vaping good for smokers or only for Big Tobacco?

the movement for change is growing. A group of Liberal MPs are intent on prosecuting the case for legalisation and believe they can get the majority of their party onside. Tobacco lobbyists are also on the cause. Meanwhile, others are taking the issue int
The Age (au)
added Jun 10, 2018 23:52
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[California] YEE: Vaping Rising Among Teens: What San Francisco Banning Flavoring May Do

it shows that the tobacco industry, no matter how much money it spends on misleading ads, can be defeated. This vote should embolden other cities and states to act, because it demonstrates the public will not allow tobacco companies to stand in the way of
Forbes
added Jul 2, 2018 20:58
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[California] San Francisco Voters Uphold Ban on Flavored Vaping Products

Despite a $12 million ad blizzard by a giant tobacco company, voters in San Francisco resoundingly supported a new ban on the selling of flavored tobacco products, including vaping liquids packaged as candies and juice boxes, and menthol cigarettes. The
New York Times
added Jun 7, 2018 15:14
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[California] San Francisco approves ban on menthol cigarettes and flavored e-cigarette liquids

San Francisco residents overwhelmingly voted to uphold a ban on all flavored tobacco, including menthol cigarettes and flavored e-cigarette liquids. The city's supervisors approved the measure last summer, but tobacco giant R.J. Reynolds and a coalition
CNBC
added Jun 8, 2018 13:30
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[California] San Francisco voters uphold sweeping ban on flavored tobacco

With all precincts reporting, about 68 percent of the city’s voters backed the ban on flavored nicotine. The ban was passed unanimously by the board of supervisors last June but didn't take effect after the tobacco industry gathered enough signatures to
Politico
added Jun 8, 2018 13:29
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[California] San Francisco voters choose to keep ordinance banning flavorings in tobacco products

Reynolds said in a statement that the outcome “is a setback for tobacco harm reduction efforts because it removes from the market many potentially reduced-risk alternatives to cigarettes that smokers have said are important in helping them switch.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 8, 2018 03:14
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[California] San Francisco Votes To Uphold Flavored Tobacco Ban ($$)

Sixty eight percent of those who voted favored upholding the ban, which the city’s Board of Supervisors had unanimously approved last June. But the measure, Proposition E, went to a vote after a group funded by R. J. Reynolds, Let’s Be Real San...
Law360
added Jun 8, 2018 03:14
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[California] San Francisco bans sales of flavored tobacco products

"People really have a big dislike and big distrust for Big Tobacco companies and are not fooled by propaganda and tactics," said Gil Duran, the spokesman for Campaign Yes on Proposition E. Greg Conley, president of the American Vaping Association didn't
CNN
added Jun 6, 2018 13:14
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