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Nebraska Farm Pays $250K In Wages To Settle DOL Visa Suit ($$)

H-2A workers are most often employed to pick tobacco, apples and berries, according to the report...
Law360
added Apr 7, 2016 18:13
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[Nebraska] Natural Vapor attracting ex-smokers

They're former cigarette smokers who have kicked their tobacco addiction in favor of vaping. Seachord was a cigarette smoker for 8-to-10 years and found that propylene glycol was harming his health. His discovery of e-cigarettes -- intended for adults ov
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Aug 31, 2015 13:42
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[Nebraska] Cigar bars owners get one more shot to argue against ban

The Nebraska Supreme Court has given cigar bar and tobacco shop owners a final shot to argue why they shouldn't have to stop their patrons from smoking indoors. The decision comes almost a month after the high court's judges declared the state's indoor s
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Sep 26, 2014 13:05
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[Nebraska] Billiards parlor clears smoke from cigar bars

Cigar bar owner Jason Hutchison nailed it when he said, “It’s disappointing that one business threw a temper tantrum, and now they’ve basically ruined it for cigar smokers all across the state.”
Kearney (NE) Hub
added Sep 19, 2014 20:14
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Nebraska high court to rule on state’s smoking ban

will decide whether a lower court was right to strike down exceptions in the state’s public smoking ban for some businesses such as cigar bars and tobacco shops. The state’s high court heard arguments Wednesday in the case of Big John’s Billiards, an Omah
York (NE) News-Times
added May 30, 2014 05:01
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[Nebraska] Editorial, 9/28: Minors don't need e-cigarettes

Minors don’t need access to e-cigarettes. There’s plenty of time after they’re 18 to pick up adult habits. For now, the state would be wise to act as soon as possible to ban the sale of e-cigarettes to minors.
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Sep 28, 2013 09:49
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[Missouri, Nebraska] Business of a Smoking Ban, Part II

Finally, after six different amendments to the ordinance, Lincoln went 100 percent smoke-free indoors. "The sales came back strongly and actually have exceeded what some of the expectations would be," Halstead says.
KQTV St.JoeChannel (St. Joseph, MO)
added Feb 18, 2013 21:49
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[Nebraska] Sen. Krist steps up attack on Omaha's new tobacco tax

State Sen. Bob Krist of Omaha, who has criticized the use of city taxes for the state project, recently asked the City Council to put off collection of the tax until July. He wants to give the Legislature a chance to weigh in on the issue and eventually
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Jan 4, 2013 13:12
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[Nebraska] New Tobacco Tax Has Smokers On Edge

3 percent, that's how much more smokers are paying for their cigarettes with the new occupation tax. Smoker Marjeen Reed says, "It's just that we're always getting hit, the smokers and alcohol we're always getting it, is that where they get the sin tax?
KPTM (Omaha, NE)
added Jan 4, 2013 10:35
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[Nebraska] Judge refuses to find Omaha pool hall in contempt of smoking ban

A Lincoln judge on Tuesday refused to find an Omaha pool hall in contempt for allegedly defying the statewide smoking ban. Contempt did not exist because there had been no judge's request for the pool hall to ignore.
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Nov 21, 2012 04:24
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