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[Maryland, North Carolina] Police Intercept Over 20K Packs Of Untaxed Cigarettes

Maryland Transportation Authority police stopped the driver of an SUV along I-95 near the 695 exit and inside his vehicle, they found thousands of packs of illegal cigarettes. Police say they pulled over 32-year-old Anmar Shamakh from North Carolina bec
WJZ 13 (Baltimore, MD)
added Mar 1, 2016 15:23
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[Maryland] EXHIBIT 5 (PDF)

May 10, 2007...Dear General Gansler: On behalf of the Chief Executive Officers of my member companies, I am writing in response to your letter of May 1, 2007...MPAA has assumed a leadership role to determine how we can best address the issue of smoking
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Feb 25, 2016 21:34
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[Maryland] State to recoup $45 million in tobacco settlement money

The state will recoup about $45 million from tobacco companies after the Maryland Court of Appeals declined to hear an appeal by the tobacco industry that accused Maryland officials of not aggressively enforcing tobacco laws, Attorney General Brian E. Fr
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 25, 2016 04:23
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[Maryland] Cecil County man says e-cigarette exploded during use

He still smokes, but he quit e-cigs cold turkey. "I won't try anything electronic when it comes to smoking now," he said. Cahill explained he was driving while using a VUSE digital vapor cigarette, when it got extremely hot and the nicotine cartridge
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 25, 2016 03:54
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Bill would allow MGM National Harbor to open a cigar lounge in smoke-free Maryland

An anti-smoking organization is raising hay over what it describes as a "hidden provision" within Maryland legislation that opens the door to cigar smoking at MGM National Harbor. The bill in question, sponsored by the Prince George's County delegation t
Baltimore (MD) Business Journal
added Feb 25, 2016 02:54
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: A tax hike we can get behind

If the ultimate goal is to significantly reduce the smoking rate for adults and teens, prevent thousands of premature deaths, and reduce health care costs, then we’re certain most Marylanders will agree it’s a tax worth raising.
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added Feb 23, 2016 15:23
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: A tax hike we can get behind

If the ultimate goal is to significantly reduce the smoking rate for adults and teens, prevent thousands of premature deaths, and reduce health care costs, then we’re certain most Marylanders will agree it’s a tax worth raising.
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added Feb 23, 2016 15:23
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[Maryland] LETTER: Keep casinos smoke-free

Moreover, I have seen many patrons who travel to our casino from neighboring states because they do like not being exposed to carcinogens like they are in their hometown casinos. I am urging our lawmakers not to be swayed by tobacco industry tactics and
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 22, 2016 22:29
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State of tobacco: Can Maryland kick smoking without taxes?

Maryland lawmakers met Wednesday afternoon to consider legislation that would raise the state tax on cigarettes and other tobacco products, while also mandating an additional $10 million in state spending on tobacco control and cessation programs beginni
Carroll County (MD) Times
added Feb 18, 2016 23:43
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[Maryland] Md. House Republicans upset after bill stripped of public pot smoking provision

by the time the proposed legislation was approved by the House Judiciary Committee, it had been stripped of the provision for smoking pot in public. And that's when the fighting started.
Hagerstown (MD) Herald-Mail
added Feb 18, 2016 19:15
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