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[New Jersey] LETTER: Beach smoking ban just a feel-good bill

I am not a cigarette smoker, but I do enjoy the occasional cigar, and the beach is one of my favorite places to relax. I try to make sure I am not bothering anyone with the smoke, and I always place my butt in with the rest of my trash (even though a cig
The Press of Atlantic City
added Mar 28, 2014 11:20
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[New Jersey] S2961: AN ACT concerning smoking in a motor vehicle and supplementing Titles 26 and 39 of the Revised Statutes.

Creates motor vehicle offense of smoking in motor vehicle with a child present and dedicates penalties to “Smoking Cessation Fund.”
New Jersey Legislature
added Oct 26, 2013 12:53
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[New Jersey] Jonesing for Cubans? So are local cigar sellers

One of the most prevalent questions South Jersey tobacco shops hear nowadays involves a product that’s still illegal for them to sell. But the mystique of Cuban cigars — the forbidden leaf — may help local businesses if they ever become legal to sell in t
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jul 25, 2015 15:40
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[New Jersey] U. to review smoking policy amid national changes, community complaints

“Rights, Rules, Responsibilities” delineates the University’s current smoking policy, saying that smoking is prohibited in all indoor workplaces and places of public access by law and by University policy. The document adds a variety of examples of loca
Daily Princetonian
added Nov 25, 2014 10:08
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[New Jersey] Are Cigars with “Characterizing Flavors” Next on the Public Health Crusade’s Hit List?

Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Oct 3, 2012 20:58
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New Jersey Gets $92 Million After Restructuring Tobacco Bonds

New Jersey reached a deal to obtain almost $92 million for its general fund by pledging the remainder of its revenue from the national tobacco settlement to investors. The bolstered payment pledge made trading prices on bonds linked to the agreement more
Bloomberg News
added Apr 3, 2014 07:48
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[New Jersey] Higher taxes on e-cigarettes approved by Senate committee

Whether you chew, smoke cigars or a pipe, or have traded traditional tobacco products for electronic cigarettes, New Jersey consumers would pay a lot more for their habit under a bill a Senate committee approved Monday. Members of the fast-growing e-cig
Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger
added May 20, 2014 08:11
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Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday

When New Jersey decided to bail out some of its tobacco bonds, the state gave up $400 million in future revenues to pocket $92 million immediately, an arrangement that also helped one savvy investor cash in on a big bet.
ProPublica
added Dec 30, 2014 23:00
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[New Jersey] Cape May Point bans smoking on its beaches

The Borough Commission has made the Cape May Point’s beaches, known for their spectacular sunsets over the water, off limits to “cigarettes, cigars, pipes or other tobacco products” under an ordinance adopted 3-0 Thursday night.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Oct 12, 2013 13:04
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New Jersey set to hand over millions in tobacco cash

failure to spend on smoking cessation efforts when thousands of people still die annually from tobacco-related illnesses has drawn derision from advocates and public health officials....this year will begin repaying hundreds of millions of dollars to bond
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 23, 2017 19:21
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