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[New Mexico] Where there’s smoke, there’s fire: Santa Fe firm sued

Messages seeking comment sent to Santa Fe Natural Tobacco via the company website did not elicit a response Wednesday. The lawsuit includes plaintiffs from New Mexico, California, Illinois and Minnesota, but contends that application of New Mexico law b
Albuquerque Journal
added Dec 25, 2015 23:54
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[Minnesota, New Mexico] Santa Fe Natural Tobacco sued over allegedly misrepresenting products

Dunn and others in the class purchased Santa Fe's products at a premium price, believing they were healthier, and suffered damages as a result. Dunn and other class members seek economic, compensatory, actual, treble, and all other damages to which they
Legal NewsLine
added Dec 23, 2015 21:00
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[New Mexico] BLAIR: Vaping Claimed First Victim One Year Ago

But, Representative Thomson didn’t die; voters kicked her out of office for her baseless assault on vapor products and the consumers and voters who use them. E-cigarettes are banned from checked bags because they contain lithium ion batteries, which hav
Americans for Tax Reform
added Nov 7, 2015 20:39
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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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[New Mexico] NMSU Students Weigh In On Current Smoking Policy

New Mexico State University has a smoking policy stating that you may not smoke within 25 feet from a building or within 50 feet of any area where a significant fire hazard may exist. However, for NMSU student Rachael Valentine, 25 feet is not enough bec
KRWG-TV/FM / MSC TV 22 (Las Cruces, NM)
added Oct 29, 2015 14:37
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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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[New Mexico] Ancestral Puebloans chewed tobacco, study finds

Researchers have discovered that ancestral Puebloans chewed small wads of fiber filled with tobacco, according to a recent paper published in the Journal of Field Archaeology. The authors also suggest that the tobacco may have been used for personal plea
Albuquerque Journal
added Sep 6, 2015 18:18
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[Iowa, New Mexico] Paying Medicaid Enrollees To Quit Smoking, Lose Weight: Will It Pay Off?

Taking a cue from workplace wellness programs, Iowa and New Mexico are among more than a dozen states offering incentives to Medicaid beneficiaries to get them to make healthier decisions -- and potentially save money for the state-federal health insuran
MedPage Today
added May 5, 2015 09:27
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New Mexico gov signs bill to ban e-cigarette sales to minors

Martinez has signed legislation banning the sales of e-cigarettes and nicotine liquid containers to minors in New Mexico. Sen. John Ryan's bill also requires those containers to be sold in child resistant packaging and prohibits online sales to minors.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 9, 2015 21:21
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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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