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[Maryland] Recycling program collects 55000 cigarette butts from Baltimore's Inner Harbor in six months

A recycling initiative collected 55,000 cigarette butts during its first six months in the Harbor East neighborhood, according to a news release. The Waterfront Partnership of Baltimore started the program by installing 15 recycling receptacles and now
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 13, 2016 20:02
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[Maryland, Missouri, Pennsylvania] Tobacco companies seek U.S. Supreme Court hearing; hundreds of millions of dollars at stake

largest tobacco manufacturers have filed a second petition...The manufacturers have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to determine whether the Federal Arbitration Act — which governs contract agreements involving interstate commerce — pre-empts contrary state
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 7, 2016 13:38
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Asbestos-Tobacco Case Too Late, But Joinder Not Impossible, Maryland Court Says ($$)

Joinder of tobacco defendants for their alleged “synergistic” role in a lung cancer case in Maryland’s special asbestos docket came too late, but may be permissible in the future, the state’s top court held July 5 (R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Inc., et al.
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 7, 2016 18:21
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R.J.REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., COMMONWEALTH BRANDS, INC., ET AL., v. STATE OF MARYLAND: PETITION FOR A WRIT OF CERTIORARI (PDF)

QUESTIONS PRESENTED Whether, when the Federal Arbitration Act ("FAA") governs an arbitration, the FAA's judicial­ review standards apply in state court and preempt application of different state-law judicial-review standards. Whether, when arbitrators h
Amazon CloudFront
added Jul 6, 2016 14:26
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[Maryland] Tobacco Cos. Ask High Court To Undo Arbitration Reversal ($$)

asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday to determine whether a Maryland appeals court was wrong to undo a 2013 arbitration ruling it said wrongly reduced payments owed to the state under a 1998 nationwide settlement with the...
Law360
added Jul 2, 2016 17:46
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[Maryland] VIDEO: FDA e-cigarette and vape regulations will impact local users

Michael Keller, the manager of S.S. Vape on York Road, said it's dangerous for customers when they don't know what's in the e-liquid they're smoking. "You can go somewhere and they can add a whole bunch of stuff to it, you don't really know the quality
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added May 18, 2016 16:21
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Taking the next steps in regulating e-cigarettes [Commentary]

The burden of complying with new FDA rules...could break smaller businesses. Nevertheless, the approaches taken by the FDA and county government in restricting vaping have been sound.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added May 12, 2016 16:02
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[Maryland] VIDEO: Anne Arundel debates the fate of e-cigarettes after FDA imposes new rules

However, the products' users and local shop owners are criticizing what they see as unneeded regulations on a burgeoning industry that now sees national annual revenue in the billions of dollars.
Capital Gazette Communications
added May 9, 2016 21:14
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[Maryland] FDA's e-cigarette rules spark debate among doctors, smokers

Cornelius Bryant, who owns Bmore Vapes on Light Street, has concerns about the regulations. "The whole rules, everything that's going on is to end the industry," Bryant said. Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, associate dean with the Johns Hopkins School of Public
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added May 8, 2016 17:59
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[Maryland] Mount Airy town officials vote to ban smoking in public parks

Visitors of public parks in Mount Airy are no longer allowed to smoke due to an ordinance approved by the town's council earlier this month. "There are several reasons of health issues not only for us, but for the children and also for people that leave
WHAG-TV NBC25 - Your4State.com (Hagerstown, MD)
added Apr 12, 2016 23:52
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