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[Nebraska] Banning e-cigarettes from minors draws little opposition

keeping minors from buying and using electronic cigarettes drew little opposition at a hearing Monday afternoon. But a few testifiers on the bill (LB861), offered by Sen. Russ Karpisek of Wilber, had suggestions for changes to definitions and other aspec
Columbus (NE) Telegram
added Jan 28, 2014 11:18
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[Nebraska] Truck stop fight over smoking leads to assault charges

After an argument about smoking in the bathroom at the truck stop at Hershey, a Cheyenne, Wyo., man has been arrested for assault. The Lincoln County Sheriff's Department says Martin Davidson, 46, got into an argument with another man in the bathroom of
Lexington (NE) Clipper Herald
added Sep 17, 2013 12:08
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[Nebraska] 3 sentenced on charges for smuggling cigarettes from Vietnam

Three people have been sentenced on federal charges for smuggling cigarettes from Vietnam and unlawfully selling them in Nebraska.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 16, 2012 14:53
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[Nebraska] Omaha City Council Holds Hearing on 7% Tobacco Product Occupation Tax

the Omaha City Council held a public hearing on a proposed ordinance that would adopt an "occupational privilege tax" on tobacco retailers that will equal 7% of the gross receipts from the "sale of tobacco products and any pipe or other device intended fo
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Oct 9, 2012 16:32
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FAUSTMAN: Local View: Raise Nebraska's cigarette tax

Don’t believe the industry’s lies about their products or the impact these proven public health policies will have. These corrective statements show they’re certainly not an industry with a history of telling Americans the truth. The research shows: incr
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jan 16, 2018 15:04
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[Nebraska] HO-CHUNK, INC. et al v. LYNCH et al: MEMORANDUM AND OPINION

Plaintiffs, tribal-owned corporations engaged in the distribution of cigarettes, seek a declaration clarifying whether certain recordkeeping requirements of the Contraband Cigarettes Trafficking Act apply to Indian tribal entities like them. The Court c
Justia
added May 27, 2017 17:25
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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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