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Nevada Tobacco Tax Increase is Big Win for Kids and Health

It is terrific news for Nevada’s kids and health that the Legislature has voted to increase the state cigarette tax by $1 per pack. The tobacco tax increase is truly a win-win-win solution for Nevada – a health win that will reduce tobacco use and save li
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 2, 2015 23:58
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[Nevada] America World Tobacco Expo 2013 Scheduled in Reno in 2013

The annual America World Tobacco Expo is scheduled for March 28-31, 2013, in Reno, Nevada. The development and networking trade show offers tobacco manufacturers an opportunity to meet with a wide range of global distributors, buyers and looking to expan
PR Worldwide, Inc.
added Dec 8, 2012 07:29
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[Nevada] LETTER: Correcting misinformation about second-hand smoke

I believe it is my responsibility to ensure that misinformation he stated . . . As it turns out, smoking and secondhand smoke exposure may be just as bad for your brain as it is for your heart, lungs and the rest of your body.
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Oct 11, 2012 15:40
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[Nevada] Five Fresh Insights into Tobacco Regulation

NATO Show panel featuring Mitch Zeller….”I can't reveal non-public information on where we are in the rulemaking process…But June is still our goal”…4. It's not an e-cig debate; it's a nicotine debate….5. Nicotine policy at forefront of things to come.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added May 1, 2015 13:22
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[Asia, Nevada] Cigarettes From India Toxic?

Regulators admit that it is unlikely they will ever be able to stop young people from illegally experimenting with tobacco. However they say FDA can and will continue to do something in the way of regulations when companies wish to hide ingredients in pr
The Guardian Express Newspaper (Las Vegas, NV)
added Feb 23, 2014 16:19
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[Nevada] In Sin City, an old vice gets snuffed out

casino bosses here flaunt their gaming floors as the last bastion of the guiltless cigarette. But Westgate’s move suggests the continuing cultural shift toward smoke-free cities and public spaces may finally clear the air of some of the most celebrated s
Washington Post
added Apr 10, 2016 17:00
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[Nevada] LETTER: The reality of smoking at casinos

Over the past several months, I have been observing smokers in our local casinos playing the slot machines. There is approximately one smoker for 15 nonsmoking gamblers. The one smoker stinks up the entire area, and the smoke eventually spreads through
Las Vegas Sun
added Sep 18, 2014 18:30
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[Europe, Nevada] ECigs Vegas Industry Conference

Europe's key e-cigarette industry event comes to the USA! As with the EU, Electronic Cigarettes are fast catching up with traditional tobacco products in the United States. This has of course led to discussions across the industry and the US government
ECig Vegas (IQPC)
added Jul 22, 2014 15:34
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[Nevada] Deeming Regulations: ‘The 800-Pound Gorilla’

Calling deeming regulations the "800-pound gorilla in the room," Bryan Haynes, partner in the tobacco practice at Troutman Sanders, said people ask him every day when the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is going to publish its deeming regulations for
Convenience Store News
added Feb 1, 2014 22:57
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[Nevada] Smokeless tobacco no safer than cigarettes

The problem, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, is that high school athletes also use smokeless forms of tobacco at higher rates than non-athletes. But is smokeless tobacco a safer alternative to smoking? Not at all, says
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Oct 5, 2015 14:15
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