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[Minnesota] Owner Of Tobacco Businesses Files Federal Lawsuit Against FDA ($$)

A woman who owns several tobacco shops and businesses filed suit on Jan. 30 in a Minnesota federal court against the U.S. Food and Drug Administration, claiming that the agency’s deeming rule violates free speech (Jen Hoban, et al. v. Food and Drug Admini
Lexis Nexis
added Feb 15, 2018 22:12
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[Minnesota] State Survey Shows Disturbing Rise in Youth Tobacco Use

Youth tobacco use increased for the first time in 17 years, due to easy access to e-cigarettes, aggressive tobacco industry marketing and kid-friendly flavors...For the first time in 17 years, youth tobacco use in Minnesota has increased, according to th
PR Newswire
added Feb 15, 2018 20:41
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[Minnesota] Duluth votes to restrict flavored tobacco sales; Mankato votes down proposal to raise minimum age

Duluth has become the latest city to restrict the sale of menthol and other flavored tobacco products to adult-only tobacco shops. With its 7 to 2 vote, the City Council on Monday passed the ordinance that will limit sales to six adult-only tobacco stor
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Feb 15, 2018 02:00
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Greater Minnesota Takes Action to Put Kids Above Tobacco Industry Profits

Minnesotans for a Smoke-Free Generation, a coalition of over 50 organizations working to reduce youth tobacco use, applauded the Duluth City Council for voting to protect youth from tobacco addiction. On Monday, the Council passed an ordinance restricting
PR Newswire
added Feb 15, 2018 00:54
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[Minnesota] Tobacco 21 ordinance goes down in flames; Mankato defeat also nullifies North Mankato's ordinance

The Mankato City Council snuffed out a move to raise the tobacco purchasing age to 21 in a 4-3 vote Monday night despite impassioned pleas by dozens of local residents, health care professionals and local legislators. The decision effectively nullifies
Mankato (MN) Free Press
added Feb 16, 2018 17:24
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[Minnesota] FLOHRS: Statewide View: Proposal would devastate convenience stores, city's bottom line

The Duluth City Council is considering a proposal to ban convenience stores from selling flavored tobacco products to adults (such products are already off-limits to minors, of course). Quizzically, city officials say the ban is not meant to deny adults
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Feb 16, 2018 17:17
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[Minnesota] Duluth could tighten down on sales of flavored tobacco products

An ordinance proposed by At Large councilors Barb Russ and Zack Filipovich would confine the sale of flavor-infused tobacco products in Duluth to adults-only smoke shops that derive 90 percent or more of their revenues from tobacco and tobacco-related it
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Feb 13, 2018 16:55
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[Minnesota] Sour taste: Duluth could tighten down on sales of flavored tobacco products

Duluth City Council on Monday, Feb. 12, will decide whether to place new restrictions on where menthol cigarettes and other flavored tobacco products can be sold. An ordinance proposed by At Large councilors Barb Russ and Zack Filipovich would confine th
Brainerd (MN) Daily Dispatch
added Feb 12, 2018 06:40
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[Minnesota] Web Notebook: Tobacco 21 smokin' online

After months of debate and discussion, the North Mankato City Council approved the so-called Tobacco 21 policy 3-1 during a public meeting Monday. Only Councilman Billy Steiner opposed the ordinance. Council member Jim Whitlock was absent but sent a lett
Mankato (MN) Free Press
added Feb 10, 2018 02:42
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[Minnesota] North Mankato passes Tobacco 21

The council approved the so-called Tobacco 21 policy 3-1 during a public meeting Monday night. Only Councilman Billy Steiner opposed the ordinance. Council member Jim Whitlock was absent, but sent a letter of support as he was undergoing cancer treatment
Mankato (MN) Free Press
added Feb 7, 2018 00:44
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