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[Louisiana] KIDS CAN'T STOP-N-GO FOR CIGARETTES: WARNING LETTER

This Warning Letter is notification from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advising you that Albany Stop-N-Go was observed to be in violation of federal tobacco laws and regulations. Failure to correct these violations may lead to fed
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 6, 2013 06:25
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[Louisiana] Jindal signs college smoking ban into law

When governor Bobby Jindal signed Senate Bill 36 into law last Monday, he mandated that all Louisiana state institutions develop no smoking policies by the deadline of July 1, 2013. The bill was championed by Sen. David Heitmeier, D-Algiers and chairman
The Lion's Roar (Southeastern Louisiana University)
added Jun 20, 2013 19:34
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[Louisiana] Legislators backing off cigarette tax increases

State Rep. Harold Ritchie tried to convince legislators to back a state tobacco tax increase Monday with testimony from health experts, a religious leader and a daughter who watched her mother die from smoking.
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Apr 29, 2013 13:12
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Tobacco Use by Louisiana Teens is Higher than National Average According to TFL Research

CDC reports a nation-wide increase among Black high school students. *
PR Web
added Sep 16, 2012 19:05
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[Louisiana] High court undoes Scalia's pro-tobacco order

AP - Associated Press
added Jun 30, 2011 00:00
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[Louisiana, North Carolina] Local Man Sentenced for Trafficking in Contraband Cigarettes

Acting U.S. Attorney Duane A. Evans announced that JADALLAH SAED age 31, of Gretna, was sentenced yesterday after previously pleading guilty to one count of trafficking in counterfeit cigarettes. U.S. District Judge Kurt D. Engelhardt sentenced SAED to
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added Dec 22, 2017 21:21
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[Louisiana, North Carolina] Former Local Law Enforcement Officer Sentenced for Accepting a Bribe to Protect a Contraband Cigarette Trafficking Scheme

According to court documents, PARTMAN, along with JUSTIN BROWN and JOSHUA CARTHON, all local law enforcement officers at the time of the Indictment, were utilized to protect and transport the shipment of contraband cigarettes across state lines. Co-defe
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added Oct 30, 2017 01:59
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Louisiana smoking rates remain high

Despite efforts to get people to quit smoking, Louisiana is still in the top five when it comes to the rate of smokers per capita... "No one else in the country has the smoking cessation trust," said Rogers. "We're the only ones that have that." The tru
WWL 870 AM / 105.3 FM (New Orleans, LA)
added Sep 24, 2016 21:50
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[Louisiana] James Gill: Smoking bans all the rage in New Orleans -- and now in Baton Rouge too

You’d think from some of the more hysterical propaganda that the slightest whiff of secondhand smoke could kill you on the spot, but perhaps alarmism is required to persuade the public to accept the notion of behavior modification through government dikt
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Mar 27, 2016 00:16
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[Louisiana, Nevada] LETTER: Harrah's New Orleans article blowing smoke

Stutz writing that a smoke-free law is more devastating than Hurricane Katrina is highly offensive to the true victims of that horrible storm. Mr. Stutz should apologize ... seems to care about corporations substantially more than people.
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Aug 24, 2015 07:16
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