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[New York] Governor Cuomo is proposing an additional tax on e-cigarettes.

Governor Cuomo's proposed budget expands the state's definition of tobacco products to include vapor products like e-cigarettes, hookah pens and vape pens. As you can imagine many vape shop businesses are concerned that this proposal wou
WROC CBS 8 (Rochester, NY)
added Jan 20, 2017 03:54
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[New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia] Police nab alleged cigarette smugglers during I-78 traffic stop in Upper Macungie

Three men who police say were smuggling cigarettes from Virginia to New York were stopped and arrested Monday night on Interstate 78 in Upper Macungie Township, according to court records. The three men, all from Astoria, N.Y., were in a minivan stopped
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Jan 20, 2017 03:51
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[New York] FedEx Gets OK To Fight Privilege Claims In Tobacco Suit ($$)

FedEx Ground was granted permission by a New York federal judge Thursday to file a motion challenging assertions of privilege made by New York state officials on nearly 400 documents the shipper says it needs to defend allegations it made illegal shipment
Law360
added Jan 20, 2017 02:59
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[New York] Matchy! Twins Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen wear same sunglasses as they take a smoke break outside their NYC office

When enjoying a smoke and coffee break outside their New York City fashion offices on Wednesday, the 30-year-old twins wore the exact same sunglasses.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 19, 2017 23:21
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[New York] Will: Good riddance, 2016

New York's Legislature raised the cigarette tax $1.60 to $4.35 per pack, expecting, illogically, that it would discourage smoking and raise $290 million annually. By 2016, cigarette revenues had fallen 25 percent and smuggled cigarettes held 58 percent of
Milford (MA) Daily News
added Jan 19, 2017 15:14
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[New York] On the Bright Side: Schoharie County officials create tobacco-free outdoor zones

Use of tobacco products is now prohibited in the village of Middleburgh’s parks and pool area; at the properties and facilities owned by the Schoharie Free Library in Schoharie; and at the Central Bridge Community Park and Morgan Crapser Village Green un
Oneonta (NY) Daily Star
added Jan 18, 2017 09:43
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Smoking Costs the Average New York Smoker $2,313,025 Over a Lifetime

When a friend of mine moved back to Buffalo from Seattle a couple of years ago, one of the first things that she said to me was that she was surprised at how many people still smoked here. Before she mentioned that, I never thought much about it, because
Buffalo (NY) Rising
added Jan 17, 2017 19:14
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[Canada, New York] CBP and HSI Seize 13,200 Pounds Of Undeclared Tobacco At Peace Bridge

seized 13,200 pounds of tobacco, valued at more than $530,000, on January 4...the tobacco was being smuggled out of the U.S. into Canada to avoid paying U.S. and Canadian taxes and duties.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
added Jan 13, 2017 22:36
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[New York] National Park Service proposes formal vaping ban

inhaling nicotine with electronic cigarettes, formally would be banned in various areas or buildings at national parks under a proposed rule by the National Park Service. This would equalize how vapers and other smokers are treated, permitting superinten
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jan 13, 2017 19:00
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[New York] Wheelchair-bound woman smokes ‘blunt’ on subway, ruckus ensues

A cell phone video that went viral Wednesday purportedly shows a woman in a wheelchair smoking a “blunt” on an M train and arguing with a young straphanger, just before being tossed off the subway — wheelchair and all. “Get the f–k off my train!” the en
New York Post
added Jan 12, 2017 05:42
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