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[New York] College Libertarians' free cigarettes add fuel to smoking ban debat

The College Libertarians handed out free cigarettes and cigars by the Pegasus statue Friday in protest of the proposed SUNY-wide smoking ban ... The College Libertarians gave away more than 200 cigarettes, which they paid for out of pocket, while they c
Binghamton University Pipe Dream
added Apr 23, 2013 12:10
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[New York] Bon Jovi's son Jesse 'given booze, cigars and a prostitute on his school's dime'

The development director of Brooklyn's exclusive Poly Prep high school took two students on a boozy trip to Cuba in 2013 on the school's dime while calling it all a class trip, a new lawsuit claims. What's more, Steven Andersen, who took his son on the
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 2, 2015 23:52
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[New York] Judge Allows Cigarette-Related Lawsuit to Proceed

Supreme Court Justice Sherry Heitler ... said that the 82-year-old plaintiff, Gladys Correnti, had adequately pleaded fraud and negligent misrepresentation against the filter maker, Hollingsworth & Vose Co. She also ruled that there were issues of fact as
New York Law Journal
added Mar 13, 2014 17:57
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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] Seneca tobacco dealers accused of flouting law

New York City filed a lawsuit against a cigarette dealer on the Seneca Indian Reservation, claiming that the business has been flouting state and federal law by shipping thousands of packs into the city without paying state or local taxes or verifying the
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2012 13:25
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New York City flavoured tobacco product sales ban evaluation

New York City prohibited all sales of flavoured cigars, cigarillos, little cigars, chew,...Collectively these findings demonstrate significant evidence that the flavoured tobacco products sales ban was successful in New York City, and could succeed elsewh
Tobacco Control
added Feb 13, 2016 05:43
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[New York] Who Made That Cigarette Filter?

Robert N. Proctor, a professor of the history of science at Stanford . . . Here he talks about the promises made for filters. Were filters used to obscure the dangers of cigarettes? Oh, yes. Filters are the deadliest fraud in the history of human civili
New York Times
added Jul 6, 2012 11:56
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[Canada, New York] CBP and HSI Seize 13,200 Pounds Of Undeclared Tobacco At Peace Bridge

seized 13,200 pounds of tobacco, valued at more than $530,000, on January 4...the tobacco was being smuggled out of the U.S. into Canada to avoid paying U.S. and Canadian taxes and duties.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection
added Jan 13, 2017 22:36
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[New York] A Humane Revolution

IN 1903, New Yorkers executed an elephant on Coney Island, effectively torturing her to death. Accounts vary a bit, but it seems Topsy was a circus elephant who had been abused for years and then killed a man who had burned her on the trunk with a cigar
New York Times
added May 16, 2016 14:45
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[New York] E-cigs may deliver more toxins than smoke, researchers say

Don’t make that nicotine switch just yet. E-cigarette users may be getting higher concentrations of toxins than regular smokers because they inhale deeper and more frequently when they puff, NYU researchers say.
New York Post
added Dec 15, 2013 10:06
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