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[New York] E-cigarette use is on the rise in region

Ramos and Rimes are among the 3.5 million Americans the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association estimates use e-cigarettes. And that is why you may have seen a vapor store opening recently and wondered what it was.
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jul 5, 2013 22:12
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[New York] Debate smolders over smoking age

State officials are taking cues from New York City on proposed legislation to raise the minimum legal age for tobacco purchasers from 18 to 21. Smoking or possessing cigarettes by those younger than 21 would still not be illegal.
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 21, 2013 07:17
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[New York] Ban welfare cash for strip clubs, cigarettes, alcohol, NY GOP urges

The bill that died in the Democrat-led Assembly a year ago has a new motivation: If New York doesn't act to restrict the use of welfare cash to groceries and other necessities, the federal government will penalize the state by cutting $120 million in aid
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 19, 2013 17:01
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[New York] A Smoking Ban in All Related Companies Rentals

a major landlord has banned smoking in all of its apartments across the country. As of this month, the Related Companies has decided that tenants can no longer light up in the 40,000 rental units it owns or manages. The edict, which builds on an effort th
New York Times
added Jun 14, 2013 00:07
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[New York] 16 Accused of Smuggling Cigarettes Worth Millions

One of the men had once lived in the same Brooklyn building as the personal secretary of a senior Hamas member, the authorities said. Another was something of a father figure to the terrorist who fatally shot at a van full of yeshiva students on the Broo
New York Times
added May 19, 2013 07:52
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[New York] STATEMENT BY SMOKERS' RIGHTS GROUP ON TODAY'S NYC COUNCIL HEARING TO RAISE CIGARETTE SALES AGE TO 21

NYC C.L.A.S.H. has opted not to participate any further in proceedings that only serve to pose as the democratic process. ... C.L.A.S.H. plans to run ads in publications such as college newspapers and any other medium that draws young adults illustratin
MMD Newswire (Mass Media Distribution LLC)
added May 8, 2013 23:35
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[New York] Int 1020-2013 ... Display of cigarettes and tobacco products by retail dealers of cigarettes and age restrictions on entry to retail tobacco stores.

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to the display of cigarettes and tobacco products by retail dealers of cigarettes and age restrictions on entry to retail tobacco stores. Sponsors: Maria Del Carmen Arroyo,
New York City: NYC.gov
added May 8, 2013 22:16
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[New York] Sarah Palin's chaw: Why did she wave chewing tobacco during NRA speech?

She was using the chewing tobacco as a visual aid in her battle against what she perceives as New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s anti-freedom crusade. In March at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland, Ms. Palin defiantly sipped
Christian Science Monitor
added May 6, 2013 14:32
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[New York] Artist makes portraits from DNA found in chewing gum and cigarettes

Artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg has done more than wonder. She collects errant hairs, cigarette butts, fingernails, and discarded chewing gum from public places and using the DNA she finds, creates 3D portraits of how the owners of this discarded genetic mat
io9 (Gawker Media)
added May 6, 2013 01:53
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[UK, New York] Debating Age Limits on Tobacco

While most tobacco researchers agree that age restrictions will do no harm and may well help reduce the incidence of smoking among teenagers, firm scientific proof for their effectiveness is hard to come by. In 2007, the minimum age for buying tobacco in
New York Times Blogs
added Apr 30, 2013 05:28
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