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[New Mexico] Education secretary pushes for higher cigarette tax to extend early childhood education to another 1.1 million kids

U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan rode a brightly painted bus into New Mexico … Under President Obama's plan, much of the money to expand early childhood education would come from a federal tax increase of 94 cents a pack on cigarettes.
Farmington (NM) Daily Times
added Sep 10, 2013 14:06
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New Mexico State University's Next President May Be A Climate Science Denier

From 1993 to 1998, Carruthers was the chairman of The Advancement of Sound Science Coalition (TASSC), a tobacco industry-funded lobby group that claims that the health risks of smoking and the threat of global warming are "junk science."
Think Progress (blog)
added May 6, 2013 05:15
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[New Mexico] Feds sue Sandia Tobacco for $4.7M

The filing claims the cigarette, cigar and roll-your-own tobacco company has failed to comply with the payment terms of mulitiple promissory notes...the Fair and Equitable Tobacco Reform Act of 2004. To ease the industry’s transition to a free market, th
Albuquerque Journal
added Oct 25, 2016 13:29
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[New Mexico] IN RE: SANTA FE NATURAL TOBACCO COMPANY MARKETING AND SALES PRACTICES LITIGATION: TRANSFER ORDER

We are persuaded that the District of New Mexico is an appropriate transferee district for this litigation. Defendant Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Company has its headquarters in this district, and it represents that key witnesses reside there
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 15, 2016 00:29
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[New Mexico] REES: Smoking ban bill safeguards kids

HB 148, a piece of legislation currently in the state Senate Judiciary Committee, has the potential to reduce the impact of secondhand smoke on minors by fining adults who choose to smoke or use e-cigarettes with children in the car, whether the windows
Albuquerque Journal
added Mar 16, 2015 10:37
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[New Mexico] VIDEO: Albuquerque researchers studying e-cigarettes

Lovelace Respiratory Research Institute are hoping to crack the code....nicotine is just a small component of e-cigarettes. While it’s early into the studies, they’ve already found multiple chemicals that carry and spray the nicotine through the device.
KOAT-TV Ch. 7 (Albuquerque, NM)
added Aug 17, 2014 06:54
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[New Mexico] Reynolds, subsidiary face another additive-free claim lawsuit

submitted Dec. 22 in the U.S. District Court for New Mexico by six plaintiffs from four different states.... Both lawsuits piggyback on an Aug. 27 notice from the Food and Drug Administration that it had sent warning letters to Santa Fe and two other manu
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 31, 2015 20:26
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[New Mexico] Proposal making it illegal to smoke with kids in car passes

The house voted 34-23 on a new bill introduced by Las Cruces lawmakers. Under the latest version of the bill, a first violation would mean a potential $100 fine.
KFOXTV (Las Cruces, NM/El Paso, TX)
added Mar 1, 2015 09:22
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[Arizona, New Mexico] Casinos Worry As More Navajo Communities Go Smoke-Free

Dozens of Navajo Nation communities passed local clean air resolutions this year. The measures ban tobacco use in government buildings and workplaces. The Oso Vista Ranch Project, a youth development organization in northwestern New Mexico, is working to
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Aug 19, 2014 05:29
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[New Mexico] Addictive attraction: Ordinance would keep e-cigarettes from minors under age 18

Santa Fe city government is jumping on the electronic cigarette regulation bandwagon with a newly proposed ordinance that would make it illegal to sell e-cigarettes or similar electronic nicotine-delivering products to minors under the age of 18. The or
Albuquerque Journal
added Nov 2, 2013 15:13
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