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[New York] Letter: More tobacco lawsuits needed

"Widow wins tobacco suit," Dec. 15, describes how Eileen Clinton's husband died of lung cancer . . . When a company sells a product that kills half the people who use it as directed and targets their marketing to youth to replace these customers, someth
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Jan 1, 2013 12:41
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[UK, New York] KEENAN: APOV: Tobacco in the Olympics! Who would have guessed?

On April 25, tobacco manufacturing giant Lorillard Co. announced that it had purchased electronic cigarette company Blu Cigs. Prior to the start of the Olympics over 5 million “e-cigs” were sent to London for the Games.
Batavia (NY) Daily News
added Aug 16, 2012 13:07
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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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[Togo, New York] Can E-Cigarettes Cure America's $90 Billion Smoking Problem?

Eisenberg, Denholtz and Denholtz’s brother Jon know a lot about vaping and the e-cigarette lifestyle. They opened the Henley Vaporium, New York City’s first e-cigarette bar, on Cleveland Place in Soho this month. There will soon be another location in Un
Yahoo! Finance
added Oct 30, 2013 15:13
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[New York] PRESS RELEASE NYS PARKS DEPT'S OUTDOOR SMOKING BAN STRUCK DOWN IN COURT. SMOKERS' RIGHTS GROUP PREVAILS IN LAWSUIT

reaches beyond the borders of New York state in that this will send a message to non-legislative bodies in jurisdictions across the country that might contemplate doing the same that they cannot violate the rule of law and to step back.
Rockland County (NY) Times
added Oct 11, 2013 18:56
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[New York] Terrorists may get money from regional, cheap cigarette smuggling ring: Ray Kelly

Some of those arrested in the bust have links to Omar Abdel-Rahman, the blind sheik, and Rashid Baz, who opened fire on a van of Yeshiva students on the Brooklyn Bridge, killing Ari Halberstam. ‘We're concerned because similar schemes have been used in t
New York Daily News
added May 18, 2013 07:48
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Butting Out: New Yorkers Vaping Up a Storm With E-Cigs

Though countries including Singapore, Hong Kong, Brazil, Australia and Lebanon have banned e-cigs, an estimated 2.5 million were sold in the U.S. last year. Here, they are available in disposable and rechargeable form everywhere from bodegas to newspaper
New York Observer
added Oct 17, 2012 03:05
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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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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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