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[New York] Shinnecock tribe votes to tighten tobacco rules ($$)

voted recently to tighten rules on the sale and manufacture of tobacco products and to codify legal residency and guest status on the Southampton reservation, while disbanding the tribe's gaming authority and commission, tribal members said.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 21, 2014 23:43
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[New York] Sale of tobacco items at pharmacies is senseless

The Price Chopper in Latham recently opened an in-store health center and Hannaford has a Healthy Living Center in its Central Avenue store. I applaud them, but only half-heartedly as they also continue to sell tobacco, the No. 1 cause of preventable dea
Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added Sep 21, 2014 23:42
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[New York] Doctor fired employee for smoking at home: suit

A Brooklyn woman claims she was fired from her job in a doctor’s office after one of the physicians saw a picture on Instagram of her lighting up, according to a lawsuit. Philipa Quito, 36, says her bosses at Doc Care, a medical office in Ridgewood, Quee
New York Post
added Sep 21, 2014 05:32
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[New York] Leonard Cohen in good spirits, anxious to start smoking

Cohen, who vowed to start smoking when he turned 80, told the crowd when asked if he would start next week: “Yes, does anybody have a cigarette? “But quite seriously, does anyone know where you can buy a Turkish or Greek cigarette?” he said to laughs. “
GlobalTV (ca)
added Sep 19, 2014 20:29
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[New York] Leonard Cohen to start smoking again at 80

Speaking at a press event in New York City on Thursday (16Sept14), the singer told reporters, "Quite seriously, does anyone know where you can buy a Turkish or Greek cigarette? I'm looking forward to that first smoke. I've been thinking about that for 30
The [London, UK] Express
added Sep 19, 2014 20:28
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[New York] ‘You See Your Boys, You Stop’: At Le Basket in Greenwich Village

You’re a bike messenger in New York City and you’ve just finished your day...“Rather Be” played on a Bluetooth speaker, accompanied by the din of Broadway traffic and the rumbling subway below, as beer cans were popped and the no-smoking sign disregarded
New York Times
added Sep 19, 2014 17:46
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[New York] Huntington bans smoking on town beaches; sets housing hearing

The Huntington Town board has unanimously voted 5-0 to ban smoking at its eight town beaches. Previously, smoking was banned only at town playgrounds. The ban does not include the parking lots at the beaches.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 18, 2014 18:21
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[New York] Ethics of Tobacco PR Argued by Holmes, Cohen

Paul Holmes of The Holmes Report and ex-New York Times “Ethicist” columnist Randy Cohen argued heatedly Sept. 8 about the ethics of repping tobacco (Holmes favoring it). The argument took place towards the end of the 90-minute program of the New York ch
O'Dwyer's PR Daily
added Sep 18, 2014 18:06
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SULLUM: Alarmed at Increase in Smoking, New York Regulators Resist a Much Safer Alternative - Hit & Run

"Instead of supporting their use to help people quit smoking," notes Jeff Stier of the National Center for Public Policy Research, "the New York City public health establishment spends resources demonizing e-cigarettes and making them less appealing to p
Reason Magazine
added Sep 18, 2014 15:44
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[Louisiana, New York] VARNEY: New Orleans is to smoking as rice is to beans: James Varney

government is required to "protect the health" of workers there exposed to smoke, she said. No, councilwoman, it is not.... I'm not smoking at the moment though I remain a nicotine slave and a tobacco lover for life.
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Sep 18, 2014 15:14
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