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[New York] FDA taking action to regulate e-cigarettes

Vape shops began springing up all over Western New York, and e-cigarettes grew into a major industry, with national sales topping $7 billion annually by 2014. But as e-cigarettes began being suspected as a bigger public health threat than previously tho
Buffalo (NY) News
added May 6, 2016 11:29
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[New York] VIDEO: Will Erie County change the legal age to buy tobacco?

Surrounding counties are jumping on the bandwagon to change the legal age to buy tobacco and with teen smoking on the rise, Erie County may soon do the same. The Chautauqua County legislature recently approved a local law raising the age for tobacco sale
WIVB.com (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added May 6, 2016 11:24
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[New York] Increased Vigilance for Secondhand Smoke

Since our 2014 column dealing with secondhand smoke,1 co-op and condominium boards continued to be challenged by secondhand smoking claims made by apartment owner...But until the March 2016 decision in Reinhard v. Connaught Tower Corp.,2 courts had genera
New York Law Journal
added May 4, 2016 06:19
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[New York] SMITH: Why is the government out to destroy vaping?

Why are we determined to hide the truth from those who simply can’t get through the day without nicotine? For them, e-cigarettes could mean the difference between life and death.
New York Post
added May 2, 2016 13:54
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, New York] Antismoking Coalition Gives Big Tobacco a Fight in Indonesia

Over the last decade, it has become a last Eden for tobacco companies facing declining smoking rates at home.... Yet that push has been met by an increasingly potent coalition of mayors, health officials and antismoking groups that has scored some impor
New York Times
added Apr 30, 2016 20:46
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[New York] Plan Proceeds to Convert Arcades in Lower Manhattan to Retail Space

A few arcades create inviting vistas ...They are handy for escaping a downpour or blazing summer sun. But many are used as outdoor smoking lounges. Pedestrians prefer sidewalks to the gloomy, moribund spaces.
New York Times
added Apr 30, 2016 18:58
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[New York] Vintage photo: Cigarette company 'spaceman' entertains kids at 1959 supermarket opening

On Jan. 14, 1959, Grand Union opened a new supermarket at 3803 Brewerton Road in North Syracuse. Besides the free gum, candy, and balloons offered for the children, the store had the Tareyton spaceman come to entertain the kids. Tareyton was a brand of
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Apr 28, 2016 20:44
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[New York] EXCLUSIVE: Brooklyn kiosk owners claim teen blinded by exploding e-cigarette was at fault

OWNER OF BROOKLYN VAPE SHOP WHERE TEEN WAS BLINDED WAS PREVIOUSLY CONVICTED IN BATH SALTS RING Kiosk owner Igor and his wife Esther Kanchik, both 36, told The Daily News that the teen, Leor Domatov, caused the explosion when he plugged his own device in
New York Daily News
added Apr 28, 2016 20:36
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[New York] Crede Blasts Tobacco Co. In $250M Suit Over China JV ($$)

22nd Century, a genetic engineering company specializing in low-nicotine tobacco, was hit with a $250 million contract suit in New York federal court Tuesday by its largest investor, private equity fund Crede CG, which alleges 22nd Century cut it out of a
Law360
added Apr 28, 2016 17:53
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[New York] Saratoga Springs Housing Authority Going Smoke-Free

Starting this Sunday, Milici and the other smokers who live at the federally funded agency's three Spa City properties won't have much choice, with a new smoke-free policy set to take effect. "The debate is over as to whether there are health effects ca
Time Warner Cable News
added Apr 27, 2016 15:32
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