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FEINBERG: New York City Makes History Again

While we celebrate these victories, we are disappointed that the proposed "Tobacco Product Display Restriction" bill, originally introduced with Tobacco 21 and STE, did not move forward. We believe that keeping tobacco products out of sight in retail sto
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 31, 2013 13:06
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State judge knocks down smoking ban in New York parks

ruled in favor of the group, known as NYC CLASH, saying the state agency needed to receive approval from lawmakers for the ban. While he noted the Legislature had previously passed a ban on indoor smoking, bills banning smoking in parks have stalled in co
New York Journal News
added Oct 11, 2013 18:50
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[New York] Kingston kicks butts: Smoking no longer allowed under Pike Plan canopies

city lawmakers and Mayor Shayne Gallo put into effect a law banning smoking beneath the Uptown Kingston sidewalk canopies known as the Pike Plan. Now, the city and the Ulster County Tobacco Free Coalition have paired to purchase signs and decals
Kingston (NY) Daily Freeman
added Sep 16, 2013 11:39
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[New York] $92M win in tobacco lawsuit

"This ruling is a huge victory for all New Yorkers, and I applaud the panel for denying Big Tobacco's efforts to avoid responsibility for illnesses caused by cigarettes — and paid for by taxpayers," Attorney General Schneiderman said Wednesday.
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Sep 12, 2013 11:47
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[New York] RIA Gets Close to $1 Million to Study Aspects of Gambling, Alcoholism and Smoking

The University at Buffalo Research Institute on Addictions has been awarded three grants to study these specific areas of addictive behaviors: the impact of alcohol and gambling availability on the frequency of gambling among Native Americans; impulse co
University of Buffalo
added Aug 16, 2012 21:19
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[New York] Broadway Actress Dies From Injuries Suffered in Apartment Fire: Neighbors

Vivian Eng, 51, died on Wednesday, a day after a blaze tore through her apartment... Fire marshalls believe the fire started from cigarette or other "smoking material" that hadn't been put out properly, according to the FDNY's Twitter account.
DNAinfo
added Sep 5, 2015 16:23
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[New York] Corporate Logos — and “Human” Cigars

Paul Rand, design guru, at the Museum of the City of New York / campaigns for El Producto cigars and Coronet brandy conjure up mid-century America...Rand whimsically fashioned the cigars as human characters, with a cigar Santa giving a snowman a light in
New York Press
added Apr 1, 2015 17:51
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[Dominican Republic, New York] Grand Havana Room Dinner to Benefit Cigar Family Charity

proceeds from the event will be donated to the Cigar Family Charitable Foundation, a nonprofit organization that aims to uplift the lives of children and families in the Dominican Republic through education, health care and empowerment.
Cigar Aficionado
added May 1, 2015 13:47
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[New York] A Planet Where a Cigar Factory Can Have Feelings

As abandoned cigar factories go, this one is remarkably articulate. “They lied to me about the reality of things here on Muazzez,” ... Muazzez is a planet, one of several he described in his 2008 short-story collection, “A Chronicle of the Madness of Sma
New York Times
added Jan 13, 2014 23:01
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6 Reasons the New York City Council Should Reject the Proposed New Tobacco Retailing Restrictions

James Calvin, President of the New York Association of Convenience Stores, today offered six reasons the New York City Council should reject the proposed tobacco retailing restrictions expected to be on its October 30 meeting agenda: They fail to address
readMedia
added Oct 30, 2013 14:52
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