Headlines Tagged with New Mexico — 863 headlines found
[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.
Sep 10, 2013 Farmington (NM) Daily Times
added Sep 10, 2013 14:06
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."
May 5, 2013 Think Progress (blog)
added May 6, 2013 05:15
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
Oct 25, 2016 Albuquerque Journal
added Oct 25, 2016 13:29
[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
Apr 14, 2016 Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 15, 2016 00:29
A federal judge in Albuquerque dismissed more than two dozen complaints against Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co. but allowed others to proceed. Scores of plaintiffs from at least a dozen states sued over “organic” and “additive-free” marketing claims for Natu
Dec 28, 2017 Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Dec 29, 2017 23:17
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
Mar 16, 2015 Albuquerque Journal
added Mar 16, 2015 10:37
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.
Aug 15, 2014 KOAT-TV Ch. 7 (Albuquerque, NM)
added Aug 17, 2014 06:54
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
Dec 31, 2015 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 31, 2015 20:26
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.
Feb 28, 2015 KFOXTV (Las Cruces, NM/El Paso, TX)
added Mar 1, 2015 09:22
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
Aug 18, 2014 National Public Radio (NPR)
added Aug 19, 2014 05:29