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[New Hampshire] Welfare reform banning booze, tobacco to take effect in Maine

A new welfare law aiming to restore credibility in Maine's administration of federal benefits comes into effect Friday. The law, which passed with bipartisan support, sets penalties for individuals who spend cash welfare benefits on alcohol, tobacco, lot
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 28, 2016 17:53

[New Hampshire] E-cigarette explodes in Keene restaurant

Diners at a downtown Keene restaurant Easter Sunday got a scare when an e-cigarette exploded. "We thought a bomb went off ... that's how loud it was," said Timoleon's Restaurant owner Timoleon "Lindy" Chakalos. About 1 p.m., a Timoleon's customer sittin
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Mar 29, 2016 23:18

[New Hampshire] Electronic cigarettes could soon be banned

could soon be banned in all places where conventional cigarettes are already prohibited in the city. The Dover City Council moved the ordinance along to a public hearing, set for Feb. 10. The ordinance would amend Chapter 131 of the City Code, which is t
Foster's Democrat
added Jan 28, 2016 20:24

[New Hampshire] EDITORIAL: Nicotine jihad: An even more tyrannical smoking ban

Pierce’s bill would outlaw voluntary smoking clubs (or groups trying to quit by transitioning to e-cigarettes) from lighting up in any enclosed space that is even sometimes open to the public. It is not about protecting the public; it is about modifying
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Mar 18, 2015 17:08

[New Hampshire] NH Senate panel rejects cigarette tax hike

the Senate's budget committee voted Tuesday not to accept a House-proposed 20-cent cigarette tax hike and delays in several business tax credits worth a total of $53 million in revenue. The Republican-controlled Finance Committee voted 4-2 on the proposa
AP - Associated Press
added May 22, 2013 07:53

[New Hampshire] In NH, millions in tobacco money is spent on just about everything else besides tobacco prevention

Whether Gov. Maggie Hassan’s proposed cigarette tax hike gets the support of state legislators won’t make a difference to the roughly 1,800 New Hampshire residents who die annually from tobacco dependence.
Nashua (NH) Telegraph
added Mar 25, 2013 05:36

[New Hampshire] Insurance rates for smokers under fire in NH

Several health advocacy groups are opposing a bill aimed at bringing New Hampshire's insurance laws in line with President Barack Obama's health overhaul plan because they disagree with a provision that would allow insurers to charge smokers thousands of
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 1, 2013 13:36

[New Hampshire] Letter: Plagued by secondhand smoke

go in the hallway every morning to get my paper and I’m ready to barf. Tell me, do I have any rights, or do the smokers have it all? At 78 years old, I hope I make to it 79!
Concord (NH) Monitor
added Nov 30, 2012 00:09

[New Hampshire] Gesiel researchers link movies, teen smoking

Geisel pediatrics professors James Sargent and Susanne Tanski, along with Mike Stoolmiller, a research professor at the University of Oregon’s College of Education, found that although smoking scenes do not appear in a majority of PG-13 movies, those mov
The Dartmouth
added Jul 13, 2012 06:10

[New Hampshire] In Rochester: Nearby business owners say customers ask what Headlines will offer for sale: Owner says store won't be selling tobacco-related materials when it opens

Foster's Democrat
added Jul 11, 2012 05:27
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