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[Maryland] STIER: Over-regulation defeats the purpose of e-cigarettes

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is working diligently to regulate e-cigarettes in a way that protects their public health potential while minimizing any risks. That's why the agency, as well as states and cities across the country, are banning sale
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Nov 1, 2014 22:51
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[Delaware, Maryland, New York] Alleged cigarette smuggling site quiet Friday

That's the warehouse space at 27515 Hodges Lane that New York authorities allege was central to Basel Ramadan's multi-million-dollar-generating cigarette smuggling operation. It's exactly 23 miles from Ramadan's home in the Oyster Harbor neighborhood of
DelmarvaNow.com
added May 18, 2013 11:26
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Tax the smokers — again

Higher costs for tobacco users save lives and cut smoking. . . . Still, survey evidence clearly shows that smoking rates have fallen sharply following tax increases. It’s hard to think of another legislative move that has such immediate, important and
Washington Post
added Nov 18, 2012 23:25
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[Maryland, New York] Pikesville man pleads guilty in $6.6 million contraband cigarette scheme

to conspiracy to receive, possess, sell and distribute more than $6.6 million in contraband cigarettes. Prosecutors said 41-year-old Ilgar Rakhamimov is set to be sentenced June 11 and will also face a $50,000 fine.
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Mar 17, 2015 15:17
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[Maryland, Virginia] Vestiges of earlier America, tobacco barns hold allure for preservationists

A Japanese tobacco company is launching a $100,000 pilot grant program this month through Preservation Virginia, a nonprofit group, to help restore tobacco barns. Preservation groups also are promoting private and local government restorations, such as t
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 29, 2014 13:57
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[Maryland] KASS: A second-hand lesson in dealing with a smoking neighbor

the burden of proof was on Schuman to prove actual harm, and not -- as the court suggested -- "just from an admittedly offensive odor." ... If you are in a similar situation with a tobacco-smoking neighbor in your community association, here are some ste
Washington Post
added Jul 19, 2013 15:17
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[Maryland, New York, Virginia] Police: 2 Ocean City brothers central to cigarette smuggling ring

Basel Ramadan, 42, of Ocean City is the accused boss and ringleader of what authorities are calling an untaxed cigarette distribution enterprise. His brother, Samir Ramadan, 39, another local resident, was his right-hand man who focused on control and di
DelmarvaNow.com
added May 18, 2013 07:39
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[Israel, Maryland] CASEY: Smoking with the Jackal

He offered me and my colleague Pierre the best Cuban cigars and offered the French cops cheap Dominican cigars. So we talked and smoked for more than five hours. The good news is that we hit it off and he cooperated.
International Association for Counterterrorism & Security Professionals (IACSP)
added Jan 9, 2017 01:14
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[Maryland, Pennsylvania] Justices Won't Review Tobacco Cos.' $125M Payment To Pa. ($$)

lost a bid on Tuesday to have the U.S. Supreme Court review a decision that allowed Pennsylvania to receive a $125 million payment as part of a nationwide settlement over smoking-related health costs....
Law360
added Oct 11, 2016 21:34
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[Maryland] Officer put camera in Glen Burnie High School bathroom to deter smoking

The Anne Arundel County police officer who placed a camera in the Glen Burnie High School bathroom told investigators he did it to deter students from smoking. The officer, who has since returned to duty, made the admission to investigators after the ca
Capital Gazette Communications
added Apr 30, 2013 21:46
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