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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

[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

[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,
added Jun 17, 2013 00:55

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
added May 20, 2013 16:09

[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

[New Jersey] The vapor surrounding ‘e-cigs’ / Electronic cigarettes gaining popularity, despite FDA concerns

In 2010, former Gov. Jon Corzine signed into law a ban on electronic cigarettes in public places and workplaces. The ban also included e-cigarette sales to consumers 18 years of age and under. Children were a specific focus of the law because the various
Hudson (NJ) Reporter
added Feb 18, 2013 11:11

[New Jersey] Smoker, 18, feels discriminated against

Merrillville (IN) Post-Tribune
added May 12, 2012 00:30

[New Jersey] Menthol Cigarettes Could Be Even Worse Than Regular Cigarettes

Regular and menthol cigarettes are at least equal players when you’re talking about the negative impact on health, Flores says. That’s a big problem if people smoke menthols because they think they’re the lesser of two evils or only took up smoking becaus
added Feb 18, 2018 03:39

[New Jersey, Pennsylvania] Merchants: Pa. cigarette tax will kill out-of-state business

There are four cigarette outlets on Northampton Street in Easton, within a block-and-a-half of the New Jersey border. The tax difference of $1.10 per pack was an incentive for New Jersey residents to make the drive across the Delaware River, business ow
Easton (PA) Express-Times
added Aug 1, 2016 21:46

New Jersey law raising smoking age to 21 takes effect

Starting Wednesday, New Jersey will raise its smoking age to 21. The restriction applies to tobacco products and electronic smoking devices. Previously, the age was 19. Republican Gov. Chris Christie signed the bill into law in July. Christie cited the
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 1, 2017 15:57
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