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[New York] THOMPSON/SNYDER: Big Tobacco is suffocating Indians' cigarette business

The burgeoning Native American cigarette trade, so vital for the existence of many tribes, has become the setting for a David vs. Goliath battle among Native American small business owners, Big Tobacco and the U.S. government — and Big Tobacco is winning
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Feb 10, 2016 02:08
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CONSUMER ANALYST GROUP OF NEW YORK CONFERENCE

February 16, 2016Time: 04:15 PM EST
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Feb 9, 2016 17:53
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[New York] Putnam County Implements “No Smoking, No Vaping” Policy

Putnam County is moving ahead with implementation of a revised County Code, that expands the definition of smoking to include the use of electronic cigarettes. What this means is that where smoking is prohibited in public places, such as a Putnam restaura
Putnam County (NY) Online
added Feb 8, 2016 19:01
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[New York] CRIME BLOTTER: Man Punches Smoker For Throwing Cigarette Pack in Trash

The smoker was puffing on a cigarette outside High Dive bar on Fifth Avenue and Carroll St. at 10:35 p.m. on Jan. 24 when the 44-year-old man approached the smoker "aggressively" about discarding his empty pack in a nearby trash can, according to the rep
DNAinfo
added Feb 7, 2016 20:57
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New York Next City To Consider Making Baseball Tobacco-Free

“Our national pastime should be about promoting a healthy and active lifestyle, not a deadly and addictive product,” said Matthew L. Myers, President of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. “Today’s announcement keeps the momentum firmly on our side to fi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 5, 2016 20:42
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[New York] Citi Field and Yankee Stadium Could Become Off Limits to Smokeless Tobacco

a member of the New York City Council, Corey Johnson, is set to introduce a bill Friday that will include language that would ban smokeless tobacco from Yankee Stadium and Citi Field, along with other public arenas in the five boroughs. “If New York pas
New York Times
added Feb 5, 2016 06:58
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[North Carolina] Feds charge nine with sale of NC contraband cigarettes in New York

Nine men, including five from Durham, have been charged with taking part in a scheme to take contraband cigarettes from North Carolina and sell them in New York without paying the higher state and local tobacco taxes there.
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Feb 4, 2016 20:31
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[New York] Fitch Takes Various Actions on Tobacco Settlement ABS

The rating actions described below consider: Fitch's new U.S. Tobacco Settlement ABS Criteria dated Oct. 5, 2015, a deviation from that criteria, updated and clarified data, model refinements, and enhancements to Fitch's rating analysis, particularly as t
Business Wire
added Feb 3, 2016 22:36
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[New York] Danny Meyer Thinks Tipping Is Socialist

we will lose one of the greatest commercial advantages we have. That’s what happened with smoking at the Union Square Cafe. We banned it in 1990 and after the citywide ban, we weren’t the one island you could go to to escape smoke.
New York Times
added Feb 3, 2016 20:52
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[New York] Lung Association: Raise the age limit for tobacco purchases

No one younger than age 21 should be allowed to buy cigarettes or other tobacco products in New York. That's just one of the strategies the American Lung Association is proposing to lower the death and disability toll and the economic costs of smoking in
Utica (NY) Observer-Dispatch
added Feb 3, 2016 15:16
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