Headlines Tagged with Michigan — 3,597 headlines found
Because cigarettes are a public health threat that can lead to all types of sickness and even death, it seems to us the solution is for the lower tax states to raise their rates up to a level where illegal smuggling is no longer such a temptation
Jan 11, 2013 Midland (MI) Daily News
added Jan 12, 2013 12:43
The Detroit Medical Center will stop hiring job applicants who smoke or chew tobacco starting July 1, the health system said Wednesday.
Jun 14, 2012 Detroit (MI) News
added Jun 14, 2012 12:46
[Florida, Michigan] PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., and R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, Defendants/Appellants, vs. MARY HOWLES, Plaintiff/Appellee: APPELLEE’S ANSWER BRIEF (PDF)
A. Defendants Seriously Misstate and Ignore the Evidence Which Supported the Jury’s Compensatory Damage Award. PM and RJR state the compensatory damage award in this case is “grossly excessive” because it was more than “necessary” to compensate M
Sep 21, 2017 Fourth District Court of Appeal / State of Florida
added Mar 7, 2018 04:21
“This is about avoiding a lawsuit and saving taxpayer dollars on unwinnable lawsuits,” he said. “If this is how the American Heart Association spends its money people should be careful who they donate the money to.” This particular lawsuit, according
Jun 21, 2017 Tri-County Times (Fenton, MI)
added Jun 21, 2017 15:07
Keeping e-cigarettes out of the hands of minors is the intent, but some fear that a package of three bills awaiting Gov. Rick Snyder’s signature could establish the vapor-making cigarette alternative as something other than a tobacco product. And that, i
Jun 30, 2014 Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Jul 1, 2014 18:45
“The policy is unfair, outdated and prejudicial,” said Mike McRoberts, a smoker. “Many surrounding colleges and universities, including SVSU, have designated smoking areas. The policy is unenforceable.”
Mar 15, 2013 Midland (MI) Daily News
added Mar 15, 2013 20:02
[Michigan] Smokers need not apply: 2 Detroit-area health systems announce tobacco-free hiring policies
Beaumont and Henry Ford Health systems today announced they will screen job applicants for nicotine and will not hire smokers or anyone who uses tobacco products.
Sep 28, 2012 Michigan Live
added Oct 1, 2012 10:28
A long-dormant federal case involving an alleged multi-state contraband tobacco trafficking ring in Baraga County is heading towards potential criminal trials.
Dec 6, 2014 Houghton (MI) Daily Mining Gazette
added Dec 8, 2014 14:15
Legislation that would roll back a provision of Michigan’s restaurant smoking ban to allow smokers to light up while dining at sidewalk cafés or patios outside of restaurants has gained bipartisan support. Besides 10 Republicans, the bill has Democrats f
Dec 2, 2013 Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Dec 2, 2013 13:47
Later this month, the company plans on giving away one million electronic cigarettes in 50 cities in what they call their Save a Life tour.
Sep 12, 2013 WZZM 13 Box Z (Grand Rapids, MI)
added Sep 13, 2013 01:17