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[New Jersey] Woodstown Borough Council investigates smoking guidelines in public parks

Concerned with how second-hand smoke can impact residents enjoying the public parks in the borough, council members say they are investigating whether the parks should be smoke-free. Within Woodstown, there are three public parks — Marvin L. Watson Memor
NJ.com
added Jul 13, 2013 20:31
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[New Jersey] NJ Democrats Decry Christie Tobacco-Bond Deal as Revenue Stunt

say Republican Governor Chris Christie has turned to financial gimmickry in a deal that pledged national tobacco-settlement revenue to investors in exchange for almost $92 million. The one-time infusion, for the current fiscal year, shows the consequence
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Mar 9, 2014 22:52
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[New Jersey] LETTER: No smoking laws don't work

Shore News Today
added May 19, 2012 20:24
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[New Jersey, Virginia] Cigarette scheme goes up in smoke

Three New Jersey residents, who were arrested in Stafford County last year for their roles in a cigarette-smuggling scheme, have pleaded guilty to multiple charges.
Fredericksburg (VA) Free Lance-Star
added Oct 9, 2014 12:59
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[New Jersey] Letter: Override Christie's veto of smoking ban on beaches, parks

Next time you go to a playground and someone is smoking and your kids are breathing secondhand smoke, or you are lying on the beach surrounded by cigarette butts, thank Gov....The bill passed with overwhelming bipartisan support; we need an override to pr
Trenton (NJ) Times
added Sep 14, 2014 12:44
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[New Jersey] Revel changes its tune, welcomes smokers and gamblers

Gamblers and smokers: Revel finally wants you. It took a drubbing in the marketplace and a trip through bankruptcy court, but Atlantic City's newest casino is doing a 180-degree turnaround. Revel is embracing the bread-and-butter of the gambling industry
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 21, 2013 10:55
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[Canada, New Jersey] AMA REPORT ON PRODUCT LIABILITY: Bad Medicine, Good Politics: Doctoring the Evidence of Tobacco's Harm; The Alliance Between The Tobacco Industry and the American Medical Association (PDF)

American Medical Association and the tobacco industry were for 15 years among the strangest of bedfellows that politics makes. The association's constitution commands it "to promote. . the betterment of public health." Yet in 1963, the AMA was so bent on
Legacy Tobacco Documents Library
added Aug 22, 2013 12:10
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[New Jersey] NJ Assemblywomen Attempt Smoking Ban

The new bill co-sponsored by Assemblywomen Celeste Riley and Connie Wagner, will amend the “New Jersey Smoke-Free Air act, which forces campuses to go 100-percent tobacco-free by prohibiting smoking in any area of any building of, or on the grounds of,
NewJerseyNewsroom.com
added Jun 17, 2013 00:55
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New Jersey residents remain skeptical about raising tobacco age restriction

Young New Jerseyans may not be able to buy cigarettes until they’re old enough to buy a six-pack, after State Sen. Richard J. Codey announced his intention to raise the minimum age for purchasing tobacco to 21. New Jersey residents, however, displayed
NJ.com
added May 20, 2013 16:09
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[Canada, USA, New Jersey, New York] CBSA seizes nearly 48,000 kg of tobacco at the Herdman and Saint-Bernard-de-Lacolle border crossings

In the last three weeks, border services officers in Montérégie have made three significant seizures of contraband tobacco, totalling nearly 48,000 kg. The market value of these three seizures is estimated to be over $5M.
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 27, 2013 12:09
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