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[Montana] Local veteran loses business, claims big tobacco is to blame

selling tobacco and tubes to customers who could either roll them at home or use machines in the building. The Department of Justice tells a different story, saying the operation makes him a manufacturer, something for which he isn't licensed. "Now as a
KULR - Ch. 8
added Jan 1, 2016 18:54
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[Montana] Wyoming ranks 2nd for cigarettes smuggled to other states

For every 100 cigarettes smoked in Wyoming, an additional 24 cigarettes are smuggled out, mostly likely legally purchased in Wyoming and taken for personal use to neighboring states with higher cigarette taxes. That’s according to a March 19 report about
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Mar 30, 2014 19:45
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[Montana] LETTER: Smokefree law: Bartender grateful for indoor ban

come up with a law stating that a smoker, before returning back into the bar, had to blow all the smoke from their lungs before they re-entered the bar, it would be healthier for the patrons who don’t smoke. And also the bartender would be very apprecia
The Missoulian
added Feb 24, 2014 14:17
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[Montana] Billings woman injured in fire due to smoking while using oxygen

A woman was injured in Billings on Thursday morning when a fire sparked from a combination of cigarette use and medical oxygen.
KBZK CBS 27 (Bozeman, MT)
added Feb 3, 2013 11:53
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[Idaho, Montana, Nebraska, Utah] Medicaid-Expansion Fights Pit Hospitals, Labor Against Conservative Groups, Tobacco Companies

Voters in four states will decide Nov. 6 whether to expand Medicaid ...Top spenders in the campaigns are groups linked to the tobacco industry and the Koch brothers, which are aligned against the initiatives, and hospitals and union-back advocacy groups,
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Oct 21, 2018 19:47
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[Montana] City Council nails down new smoking ordinance for all indoor public places

After weeks of debate and additional work with the American Cancer Society, members of the Missoula City Council on Wednesday unanimously approved a modernized smoking ordinance – one that could also see the Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program update
Missoula (MT) Current
added Mar 15, 2018 15:52
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[Missouri, Montana] WAN: Cigarette taxes are the best way to cut smoking, scaring Big Tobacco

they swarmed the halls of the state capitol, wined and dined Republican leaders, launched a sophisticated call-in campaign, and coached witnesses for hearings. The tobacco companies poured more than $200,000 into Montana, a state with barely 1 million res
Washington Post
added Oct 22, 2017 21:40
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[Montana] New way to vape, new danger to teens

Teenage e-cigarette users have started using a new technique with electronic devices called “dripping.” Dripping refers to dropping e-liquid, which usually contains tobacco products and flavoring directly onto the heating element. A survey of more than a
Billings (MT) Gazette
added May 17, 2017 13:33
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[Montana] Tobacco Tax Increase Unlikely To Pass The House, Republican Leadership Says

A significant tax increase to cigarettes, chew and other tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, got its first hearing in the House today, having already passed out of the Senate. As the tax proposal moves forward, it faces rising pressure from Senate
Montana Public Radio
added Apr 6, 2017 03:41
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[Montana] REYNOLDS: E-cigarettes: More harm than good?

But there’s no proof that e-cigarettes are the answer. Because they contain nicotine, a highly toxic and addictive substance, they may even serve as a gateway to the use of other tobacco products. Most health experts recommend using methods that have be
Helena (MT) Independent Record
added Nov 20, 2014 12:51
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