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[New York] Rockland extends smoking ban to e-cigarettes

Rockland County lawmakers have approved extending the county's strict smoking ban to include e-cigarettes. The Legislature voted 15-0 on Tuesday to lump electronic cigarettes — small, battery-powered vaporizers that heat liquid nicotine — into existing
New York Journal News
added Sep 4, 2015 12:09
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Plan to ban smoking in all New York hotel rooms

Hotels and motels in New York may no longer offer smoking rooms if a bill proposed by state lawmaker Ken Zebrowski passes. The measure, which was introduced last week, was brought about by Zebrowski's personal experience. "I travel and spend a lot of ti
CNN/Money
added Sep 3, 2015 18:16
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[New York] Bill would ban smoking in NY hotels

A new bill in the state Legislature would add hotel and motel rooms to the list of indoor spaces where smoking is prohibited in New York, removing an exemption for the hotel industry that has existed since the state Clean Indoor Air Act was passed in 200
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Sep 3, 2015 18:15
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[New York] Not such a fashionable habit! Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen puff on cigarettes as they announce plans to show The Row in Paris

But the stress of life as a fashion designer was showing on Tuesday as Mary Kate and Ashley Olsen puffed distractedly on cigarettes. The twins were having a smoking break outside their New York company headquarters, after announcing that they would be sh
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 2, 2015 14:44
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[New York] Philip Morris International Inc. to Host Webcast of Presentation at Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference

will host a live audio webcast of the company’s remarks and question-and-answer session by Jacek Olczak, Chief Financial Officer, at the Barclays Global Consumer Staples Conference at www.pmi.com/webcasts on Tuesday, September 8, 2015, at approximately 1:
Business Wire
added Sep 1, 2015 13:22
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[New York] Public Health Study Finds 15 Percent of Cigarettes Sold in NYC Have Illegal Tax Stamps

Licensed tobacco retailers throughout New York City are selling a substantial number of cigarette packs carrying either counterfeit or out-of-state tax stamps, finds an investigation by NYU public health researchers. These illegal cigarette sales are mo
New York University
added Aug 31, 2015 12:56
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[New York] 15% Of NYC Cigarettes Are From Out Of State, Which Throws A Wrench In The City's Stop Smoking Initiative

"Our research found that illegal cigarettes are regularly available over the counter in New York City," said study author Diana Silver..."Taxes on packs sold with counterfeit or out-of-state tax stamps are not being recouped by the city and the state."
Medical Daily
added Aug 31, 2015 12:55
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[Georgia, New York] Yankees' CC Sabathia rips paparazzi after being photographed smoking on hotel balcony

claims it was only a cigar, nothing against Major League Baseball's drug policy...posted the photo to his Instagram account, writing, "Shout out to the Paparazzi for catching me on the smallest balcony ever trying to relax with my 4 kids driving me crazy!
NJ.com
added Aug 31, 2015 11:48
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[Georgia, New York] CC Sabathia: Not smoking a blunt in photo — it’s just a cigar

CC Sabathia and his family didn’t give in to what appeared to be an extortion plot Saturday morning. A photographer took a picture of Sabathia on the balcony of the St. Regis Atlanta hotel Friday or Saturday and shopped it to outlets by saying the Yankees
New York Post
added Aug 31, 2015 11:46
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Here's How Often New Yorkers Pay Full Price For Illegal Cigarettes

A study finds that 15 percent of packs sold over the counter bear illegal tax stamps. Even for nonsmokers, that’s a lot of dollars lost...New York state could also start using digital tax stamps, which are easier for enforcers to read and much harder to c
CityLab (The Atlantic)
added Aug 30, 2015 23:43
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