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[New Jersey] LETTER: Raising smoking age makes sense

Has The Press forgotten the good reasons why the legal drinking age and the legal gambling age is 21? Smoking is scientifically proven to be much worse than drinking and gambling. Smoking is not just a "private decision," as The Press concludes.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Aug 23, 2014 11:10
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[New Jersey] Police: Man Dressed As Wawa Employee Steals Hundreds In Cigarettes

The search is underway for a conniving thief dressed as a Wawa employee and two accomplices who stole hundreds of dollars worth of cigarettes from a New Jersey Wawa. On Tuesday, Aug. 12th, police in Mt. Laurel say two men entered the Wawa store on Route
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Aug 19, 2014 16:10
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EDITORIAL: Smoking in New Jersey / Don't raise legal age

The state trusts their judgment in all these matters, but some lawmakers apparently think they are too immature to understand the facts about tobacco. That's a bit of government overreach that can't be justified. Reducing the number of people who smoke is
The Press of Atlantic City
added Aug 14, 2014 02:55
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[New Jersey] AUDIO: Organized crime smuggling tobacco into NJ

Organized crime has found a new way to make a big profit: by illegally transporting cigarettes into New Jersey and other Northeast states.
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Aug 14, 2014 02:52
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[California, New Jersey] $13.6 Million forfeiture in tobacco tax evasion case

House of Oxford helped other companies evade the California OTP excise tax by shipping OTP to California, but falsely billing the sales to other states, shipping OTP to states located near California knowing that it would be shipped into California withou
Central Valley Business Times (Stockton, CA)
added Aug 13, 2014 11:00
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[New Jersey] Englewood ban on under-21 tobacco sales criticized by convenience store group

Small-business owners in Englewood will lose customers to competitors in neighboring towns because of the ordinance, Sal Risalvato, executive director of the New Jersey Gasoline-Convenience-Automotive Association, said.
NJ.com
added Aug 12, 2014 15:04
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[New Jersey] Revel Casino to shut by Sept. 10

The embattled and forever-troubled Revel Casino Hotel will close by Sept. 10.... Some experts said Revel suffered from not having its casino on the ground floor, prohibiting smoking when it first opened, not having a buffet and offering only expensive res
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Aug 12, 2014 12:09
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[New Jersey] Convenience store group says Englewood's age 21 smoking limit is unfair

"It is the right of every adult consumer to decide which products to indulge in and which to abstain from," said Sal Risalvato, executive director of the New Jersey Gasoline-Convenience-Automotive Association. "This ordinance removes that freedom of choi
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Aug 11, 2014 15:12
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[New Jersey] Englewood raises legal age for tobacco to 21

Englewood has become the first municipality in the state to raise the minimum age for sales of tobacco and “nicotine delivery” products — cigarettes, cigars and e-cigarettes — to 21, according to a state anti-smoking group that tracks new legislation. “
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Aug 9, 2014 19:25
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Official Statement: New Jersey Treasury Department!

The State takes very seriously its relationship with bondholders ...Although not legally compelled to resolve a potential default situation with the tobacco bonds, the State sees an advantage in maintaining good relations with the tobacco bond investors
ProPublica
added Aug 8, 2014 11:49
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