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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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[New Mexico, North Carolina] Santa Fe Natural Tobacco Co., founded in 1982, closing Santa Fe offices in June

the fewer than 20 people who still work out of a brown-stucco building on the southern edge of Santa Fe must either move to North Carolina or leave the company, a spokesman said. “It just didn’t make sense to continue using that facility, which is rather
Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Mar 20, 2018 20:18
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New Mexico cigarette tax hike stalls on tie vote in committee

Legislation to increase the tax on cigarettes by $1.50 a pack stalled Wednesday in the Senate Corporations and Transportation Committee, with Sen. Mary Kay Papen, D-Las Cruces, joining with three Republicans in voting “no.”
Las Cruces (NM) Sun-News
added Feb 8, 2018 05:28
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[New Mexico] NM slated to receive $50M from Big Tobacco

New Mexico will receive an additional $14.5 million this year from Big Tobacco after a state District Court judge ruled this week that the cigarette industry had been shortchanging the state in its annual payments under a nearly 20-year-old settlement ag
Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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[New Mexico] E-cigarettes gain popularity despite health fears

Their growing popularity is generating a new thriving industry at the local and national levels, with hundreds of varieties of e-cigarettes now available at nearly all smoke shops, convenience stores and retail outlets, and at specialty stores such as Va
Albuquerque Journal
added Oct 14, 2013 06:04
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New Mexico Could See Cigar Tax Tripled

Sen. Howie Morales, D-Silver City, is once again pursuing an increase to the state’s taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products such as cigars, though this year he’s seeking a bigger increase than he did last year.
HalfWheel
added Feb 3, 2017 13:24
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New Mexico considers new tax on e-cigarettes

New Mexico lawmakers will consider a first-time tax on e-cigarettes along with increased levies on cigarettes and chewing tobacco. The proposal for a 66 percent tax on e-cigarettes was introduced on Wednesday by Democratic state Senator Howie Morales of
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 13, 2016 23:01
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[New Mexico] Should e-cigarettes be taxed? Legislator thinks so

New Mexico bans the sale of e-cigarettes to minors and requires child-resistant packaging, but the more difficult question of how e-cigarettes should be taxed lingers before the Legislature.
Albuquerque Journal
added Nov 7, 2015 20:37
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[Florida, New Mexico] Class-action suit sought against makers of American Spirit cigarettes

The complaint seeks damages on behalf of Sproule and others who “smoke American Spirits because they have been deceived by claims, labels and advertising into regarding them as safer than other cigarettes.” Descriptions such as “additive-free,” “natural”
Santa Fe (NM) New Mexican
added Oct 4, 2015 10:28
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