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[New York] UB professor to serve on FDA's tobacco advisory committee

Gary Giovino, professor and chair of the Department of Community Health and Health Behavior in the UB School of Public Health and Health Professions, will serve as one of nine qualified voting members on the committee, which advises the FDA in its regula
University of Buffalo
added Apr 18, 2015 11:22
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[New York] 8 Niagara stores fined for selling tobacco to minors

The eight fines totaled $6,500. The Health Department can impose fines ranging from $350 to $2,500 for each offense, and the stores must conduct compliance training for their workers, monitored by the Health Department.
Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 17, 2015 16:19
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[New York] No Privilege for Defunct Companies, Judge Concludes

The attorney-client privilege does not apply to documents belonging to companies that are now defunct, according to a federal magistrate judge in a civil enforcement action over a stock pump-and-dump scheme.
New York Law Journal
added Apr 17, 2015 13:11
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Loose Cigarette Purchasing and Nondaily Smoking Among Young Adult Bar Patrons in New York City

Loosie purchase and use is common among young adults, especially nondaily smokers. Smoking patterns and attitudes should be considered to reduce loose cigarette purchasing among young adults in New York City.
American Journal of Public Health
added Apr 17, 2015 12:14
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[UK-Scotland, New York] Could laws in the Big Apple inspire Dundee’s ‘smoke free’ generation?

Tayside health chiefs are looking to New York as an example of what can be achieved in the fight against smoking... highlighted the “New York experience” after the number of smokers there fell by 16% in a decade. The reduction was widely credited to the
(Dundee) Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 15, 2015 08:14
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[Europe, USA, New York] Circuit Declines En Banc Review of RJR Nabisco Ruling

Second Circuit judges who argued against allowing the European Community to pursue civil racketeering claims against RJR Nabisco for an alleged global money laundering conspiracy have lost their bid to have the full court decide the issue. A majority of t
New York Law Journal
added Apr 14, 2015 11:00
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[Michigan, New York, Virginia] State, federal agents and cigarette smugglers set up fake storefronts in King George County

The notion that King George is “fast becoming the cigarette smuggling capital of the East Coast” does not sit well with King George Supervisor Ruby Brabo, whose district includes the cigarette outlets. “It certainly is not how I wish to see our county br
Fredericksburg (VA) Free Lance-Star
added Apr 13, 2015 11:38
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[New York] GLEASON: A Laffer Curve for Smokes

Most of the cigarettes smoked in New York, 58%, are smuggled in...Of the 32 state tobacco tax increases that went into effect between 2009 and 2013, only three met or exceeded revenue projections....officials want to grab $180 million from UPS. That’s $1
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Apr 12, 2015 19:02
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[New York] SCANLON: The health costs of smoking, obesity are staggering

Most tobacco researchers and health and wellness advocates consider tighter restrictions on smoking the hallmark of public health policy making of the last half century. Why should non-smokers care? The restrictions have saved millions of lives and cut
Buffalo (NY) News
added Apr 10, 2015 21:41
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[New York] VIDEO: Watch an NYPD Detective pocket $2650 during a loose cigarette sting

At least this NYPD detective didn't kill someone for selling loose cigarettes. Instead, he allegedly stole $2,650, perhaps as a way of rewarding himself for a job well done.
Boing Boing
added Apr 10, 2015 19:34
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