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[New York] FDA’s costly new rules may sink local ‘vape’ shops

The clock is ticking for the more than 130 small “vape” shops in Western New York that the federal government now wants to treat like tobacco manufacturers. When sweeping new Food and Drug Administration rules go into effect next month, local shops will
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jul 4, 2016 17:40
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Court rules tobacco companies must pay New York State $92 million

New York’s failure to impose excise taxes on Indian reservation cigarette sales does not relax the financial obligation of the nation’s largest tobacco company under a landmark 1998 settlement by the cigarette industry and 46 states, a three-judge arbitra
Buffalo (NY) News
added Sep 12, 2013 12:10
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[Missouri, Nebraska, New York] ATF sting targets smuggled smokes

The result of the sting? A $17 million conspiracy unraveled, and 18 people indicted, including the one-time warehouse distribution manager for Ho-Chunk Inc., the economic development arm of the Winnebago Tribe in Nebraska. Federal prosecutors say that t
Scottsbluff (NE) Star-Herald
added Aug 16, 2013 02:16
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[New York] NY indoor smoking ban has changed much in 10 years

Business returned quickly, but most operators didn't get the bump in business that anti-smokers predicted. ... "People lost their jobs and lost their businesses," said association Executive Director Scott Wexler. "But in the long term, it did not have th
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 22, 2013 03:20
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[New York] Judge snuffs bootleg Indian’s cheap cigs

A member of an upstate Indian tribe has been told to butt out of the discount- cigarette business after admitting he sold more than 10,000 bootleg smokes to city residents. A judge ordered Robert Gordon of the Seneca Nation of Indians to stop selling unt
New York Post
added May 24, 2013 11:38
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[New York, Oklahoma] ATF raid seizes Seneca-Cayuga cigarettes and $500,000 in N.Y. raid

The raid came as the result of complaints filed in May 2012 with the ATF in New York and a lengthy investigation. “We received a complaint about this particular store and the volume of untaxed cigarettes they were selling in contrast with other stores in
Miami (OK) News-Record
added Jan 18, 2013 06:54
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[New York] 5-Year-Olds With Cigarettes: Glamorous or Hideous?

Frieke Janssens does not want you to hate smoking. For Smoking Kids, an exhibit running from January 10 through February 8 at New York's VII gallery, the Belgian photographer placed cigarettes in the hands of children, most of them ages 4, 5, and 6. In
The Atlantic Monthly
added Jan 10, 2013 10:47
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FEINBERG: Cigarette Price Increases Don't Burden Low-Income New Yorkers, Smoking Does

High cigarettes taxes are not punitive; they save lives. New York State's high cigarette tax ($4.35 per pack, the highest in the country, with another $1.50 per pack in New York City) is only one element of a comprehensive strategy that has effectively r
Huffington Post (blog)
added Oct 3, 2012 08:00
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[New York] Roll-your-own cigarettes win NY state tax fight

A new and savvy player dealing in loose tobacco rolled and packaged in retail stores but taxed far less than cigarettes has beaten New York's governor and Legislature . . . that lobbyist was former Republican Sen. Alfonse D'Amato.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 25, 2012 13:01
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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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