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[New Jersey] EDELSTEIN: A NJ bill would ban menthol cigarettes. It doesn’t go far enough (JEFF EDELSTEIN COLUMN)

My plan is simple. No more cigarette sales. You want cigarettes, you get them at a pharmacy with a doctor’s prescription. No doctor would be allowed to not give the prescription, but the prescription is a must. This way, people who already smoke can cont
The Trentonian
added Feb 12, 2018 13:03
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New Jersey could be first state to ban menthol cigarettes

Legislation banning the cigarettes was approved Monday by the state Assembly's Health and Senior Services Committee and now heads to the Appropriations Committee for further consideration. Similar legislation has not yet been introduced in the state Sena
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 5, 2018 14:54
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New Jersey Considers Menthol Ban

On the heels of San Francisco, Minneapolis and almost a dozen other municipalities banning or restricting the sale of menthol-flavored tobacco products, New Jersey lawmakers recently proposed a bill that would make it the first state to do so.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Feb 3, 2018 00:47
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[New Jersey] Smoke menthol cigarettes, Jersey? Your lawmakers are thinking about banning them.

State Assemblyman Herb Conaway, a physician, said menthol has escaped being prohibited while other additives that are proven to promote addiction to nicotine have been banned. "Perhaps we can do what the federal government has failed to do," said Conawa
NJ.com
added Feb 14, 2018 16:54
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[New Jersey] SHAREHOLDER ALERT: Pomerantz Law Firm Reminds Shareholders with Losses on their Investment in Philip Morris International Inc. of Class Action Lawsuit and Upcoming Deadline - PM

Defendants made false and/or misleading statements and/or failed to disclose that: (1) there were irregularities in the clinical experiments that underpin Philip Morris' application to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration ("FDA") for approval of its iQOS
PR Newswire
added Jan 30, 2018 16:51
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[New Jersey] Asbury Park may ban smoking at beach and boardwalk

City Manager Michael Capabianco said the city is considering instituting a ban on smoking at the beach and the boardwalk, citing public health concerns and also the amount of trash generated by improperly discarded cigarettes.
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Jan 26, 2018 12:33
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[New Jersey] N.J. tobacco 21 age of sale law, new cessation funding has experts hopeful

New Jersey was at the bottom and it’s still not at the top, but a recent report on the state’s tobacco control and cessation initiatives indicate things are looking up. Increased state funding and a 21 age of sale law have improved New Jersey’s standing
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jan 25, 2018 01:32
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[New Jersey] Letter: Put the brakes on legalizing marijuana

No one speaks about second-hand smoke and marijuana. What new laws will need to be enacted to keep New Jersey’s air clean from marijuana smoke? Where is the public outcry on this critical issue?
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 19, 2018 09:22
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NEW JERSEY LEGISLATURE WILL TAKE UP PARK AND BEACH SMOKING BAN FOR THIRD TIME

but this year, it has a chance of being approved without falling victim to a gubernatorial veto. Eight members of the Assembly have co-sponsored A1703, which was introduced at the start of the new session and has since been referred to the Assembly Touri
HalfWheel
added Jan 19, 2018 09:21
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[New Jersey] Editorial: Forget the vaping, take the cannoli

There is a lot about vaping that even the CDC admits it does not know. That lack of knowledge should not prevent the state from becoming more proactive in stemming its use among teens.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 18, 2018 18:25
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