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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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[Florida, New Mexico] In MDL Over Cigarette Marketing, Discovery, Deposition Requests Granted ($$)

federal judge overseeing multidistrict litigation over allegations that a cigarette manufacturer and its holding company misled consumers on Aug. 18 ordered the defendants to present a corporate representative for deposition... (In re: Santa Fe Natural T
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 24, 2018 14:53
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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] Judge dismisses dozens of complaints against Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co.

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
Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Dec 29, 2017 23:17
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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] More than 230 "smoke-free" pledges collected locally by Boys & Girls Club

Members of the Sierra Blanca Boys & Girls Club collected more than 230 pledges from individuals to remain smoke-free in their homes and vehicles as part of the New Mexico Department of Health's Tobacco Use Prevention and Control campaign "Kids for Smoke-
Ruidoso (NM) News
added Jun 4, 2018 22:01
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[New Mexico] Judge dismisses several lawsuits against Natural American Spirit

A federal judge in New Mexico has approved dismissing at least 26 complaints against a Reynolds American Inc. subsidiary related to how its Natural American Spirit super-premium cigarette brand has been marketed to consumers. However, Judge James Bowman
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 28, 2017 15:35
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