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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] Resounding 'NO' to raising cigarette purchase age

New York Journal News
added Apr 29, 2013 14:43
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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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[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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[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] 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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[New York] Albany council to vote on expanded city smoking ban

Tulip Festival and Alive at Five concerts could soon be completely smoke-free as city lawmakers prepare to vote Monday to extend Albany's smoking ban at playgrounds and ball fields to all areas in city parks. The ordinance would rap smokers with a $50 f
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Aug 4, 2014 19:59
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[New York] State struggling with cigarette smuggling

Just weeks after the state imposed a $600 per carton penalty on smuggled cigarettes, the problem of bootlegging is worse than ever, Sen. Tony Avella (D-Queens) said Friday. "The fact that 60 percent of all cigarettes sold in New York were smuggled in fro
The Saratogian (Saratoga Springs, NY)
added Aug 6, 2013 14:25
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[New York] Despite ruling, N.Y. holding seized Indian cigarettes

New York officials are holding a truckload of untaxed Indian-made cigarettes they seized, challenging the recent order of a state judge who said the state had to give them back.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 3, 2012 15:01
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