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[New York] Cuomo proposes e-cigarette ban

has proposed banning electronic cigarettes from all the public indoor places where smoking tobacco is prohibited. In the budget proposal for the coming year, Cuomo would also prohibit e-cigarette marketing that targets children.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 23, 2015 14:31
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New York Joins E-Cigarette Regulation Push as Cuomo Backs Bans

joining a nationwide push to regulate electronic cigarettes by seeking to treat them like their combustible counterparts. The proposal, included in the $141.6 billion budget Cuomo submitted Wednesday, would ban the devices, which burn liquid nicotine, fr
Bloomberg News
added Jan 23, 2015 14:26
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[New York] Mistic E-Cigs’ ‘Cowboy Smoke Joke’ Creates NYC Dust-up

‘Cowboy Smoke Joke’ is intended to communicate to current adult smokers that vaping is a significant alternative to traditional cigarettes in a comedic, yet brash impactful message.”...YouTube page and HAUS websit
Business Wire
added Jan 23, 2015 14:00
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[New York] With Silver Allegations, 'Prestige' Hire Backfires for Weitz & Luxenberg

The complaint doesn't claim that Weitz & Luxenberg did anything illegal, or that it knew how Silver was allegedly procuring his referrals. In fact, it states clearly that Silver "never told" Weitz & Luxenberg's managing attorney or the lawyers leading its
Litigation Daily
added Jan 23, 2015 11:48
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[New York] CB 1 talks public health, licenses

Phil Konigsberg, a CB 7 member, asked the board to consider endorsing a measure prohibiting smoking in multi-unit apartment buildings...he was inspired by Staten Island Community Board 3, which was the first in the city to pass a smoke-free resolution and
Queens (NY) Chronicle
added Jan 23, 2015 11:27
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[New York] US v Sheldon Silver Complaint

Records reflect that SILVER was credited with referring more than 100 clients to the firm, the majority of which were referred for potential asbestos litigation, rather than negligence or other types of personal injury litigation as SILVER had claimed
Scribd
added Jan 23, 2015 00:13
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[New York] HAMMOND: How Speaker Sheldon Silver and his tort bar colleagues have created a "judicial hellhole"

Silver has also collected a six-figure income from Weitz & Luxenberg — one of New York’s biggest and most aggressive filers of personal-injury lawsuits — without clearly disclosing what he does for that money.
New York Daily News
added Jan 22, 2015 17:13
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[New York] Sheldon Silver Abused Power to Amass $4 Million

When Silver joined Weitz & Luxenberg in 2002, Taub asked him if the firm would donate to the research. That’s when Silver asked Taub to refer patients to Weitz & Luxenberg, effectively asking for a bribe, according to the investigators.
The Epoch Times English Version
added Jan 22, 2015 17:10
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[New York] In 1908 NYC Women Were Prohibited From Smoking In Public

On January 21st, 1908 (that's 106 years ago today), the Sullivan Ordinance was passed ...the MCNY (who claim this ordinance was not rescinded until 1927), has shared a few photos of women smoking in public, all from the Art Students League Ball in 1953
The Gothamist [Blog]
added Jan 21, 2015 10:45
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[New York] State gets an A for smoke-free air laws, F in helping people quit ($$)

New York State received a top grade for its smoke-free air laws in the American Lung Association's latest report card on tobacco-control efforts, but scored low -- an F -- in funding programs to help people quit. (Credit: Linda Rosier )
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jan 21, 2015 10:27
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