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[Michigan] Mich. Tribe Sues State Over Taxes, Tobacco Raids ($$)

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community on Friday hit state officials with a lawsuit in Michigan federal court, accusing the state of levying taxes in violation of federal and state laws, unlawfully seizing its property and infringing on its sovereign immunity.
Law360
added May 25, 2016 04:11
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[Michigan] E-cigarette ordinance amendment passed

Individuals in Macomb Township under the age of 17 years old will now face a fine if they are caught using e-cigarettes or similar vapor products. The Macomb Township Board of Trustees passed an amendment to a 2014 ordinance concerning e-cigarette use du
C & G Newspapers
added May 18, 2016 06:41
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[Michigan] FDA decision brings University e-cigarette simulation to attention

Paula Lantz, associate dean for research and policy engagement, echoed Cherng’s statements and said in an email interview that there is merit to the argument that too much regulation for e-cigarettes could be detrimental.
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added May 12, 2016 03:43
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VIDEO: Should smoking be allowed again in Michigan bars, restaurants?

A growing number of residents and business owners are pushing for changes to the state law banning smoking in bars, restaurants and veteran's halls. "Ban the Ban Michigan" is proposing an amendment to current state law that would allow smoking in outdoor
WWMA-TV: FOX 17 (Grand Rapids, MI)
added Apr 27, 2016 21:45
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Michigan's Cigar Tax Cap Extended to 2021

Cigar smokers in Michigan won’t be seeing an increase in tax on their favorite cigars in the coming years, as Gov. Rick Snyder signed a five-year extension to the cap on cigar taxes yesterday, which will keep things as is through Oct. 31, 2021.
HalfWheel
added Apr 21, 2016 10:40
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[Michigan] Dearborn City Council approves smoking bans in parks

Call it a compromise, or just a good start. The Dearborn City Council approved a measure banning smoking in some of its parks, and limiting it in others. On Tuesday, council members unanimously approved the change that will restrict smoking within 15 fe
Southgate (MI) Press & Guide
added Apr 18, 2016 22:04
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Michigan LGBT Community Centers Offer 2016 Smoking Cessation Programs

LGBT community centers across the state have teamed up to provide a multitude of programs and cessation techniques to help smokers quit. Tobacco consumption is responsible for nearly 480,000 deaths annually in the United States, nearly 10 percent of whic
Pride Source Media Group (Livonia, MI)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:41
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[Michigan] Man pulls gun on clerk after he's told to stop smoking at gas station

It all started when the gas station worker who does not want to be identified, told several men to stop smoking near a propane tank outside the gas station.
WJBK FOX 2 (Southfield, MI)
added Apr 5, 2016 17:06
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Poll: Most Want Compromise on Michigan Smoking Ban / Michigan group proposes amendment to “one of the strictest smoking bans in existence.”

86% want a compromise on Michigan’s statewide smoking ban, according to a recent poll conducted by Ban the Ban Michigan. “We already knew this law was unpopular,” says group spokesperson Sheri Woody, who owns the City Lounge in Romulus. “Now our poll sho
PR MediaRelease
added Apr 4, 2016 15:44
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[Michigan] Dearborn to consider smoking ban in parks at upcoming meeting

After months of study, the City Council received a recommendation from the Recreation and Parks Commission to restrict tobacco smoking to certain areas in 20 neighborhood parks and prohibit it in miniparks with play equipment.
Southgate (MI) Press & Guide
added Mar 25, 2016 22:41
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