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[New York] Editorial: Face e-cigarette dangers

THE ISSUE: E-cigarettes and the liquid nicotine used with them are dangerous to health. THE STAKES: Both federal and state governments should take steps to regulate the devices.
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Dec 28, 2014 21:21
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[New York] COLGROVE: Tobacco's age restriction is ethically justified

This semester, some college students in New York City discovered that they could no longer purchase a pack of cigarettes... These “Tobacco 21” laws are an important step in fighting the aggressive epidemic caused by the uncaring tobacco industry.
Columbia Daily Spectator (Columbia U.)
added Dec 2, 2014 06:57
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New York City Proposes to Include E-Cigarettes in Flavor Ban

The New York City Council has recently proposed a measure that would prohibit so-called “characterizing flavors” in e-cigarettes. The move would subject vapor products to the existing ban on “characterizing flavors” in all tobacco products, which only a
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Oct 19, 2014 11:52
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[New York] Shinnecock tribe votes to tighten tobacco rules ($$)

voted recently to tighten rules on the sale and manufacture of tobacco products and to codify legal residency and guest status on the Southampton reservation, while disbanding the tribe's gaming authority and commission, tribal members said.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 21, 2014 23:43
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[New York] MORE CAYUGA CONFLICT: Six Unity Council supporters take over cigarette plant

Unity Council leaders and the faction led by Clint Halftown had agreed several months ago, with the blessing of their lawyers and two judges, to maintain the status quo and not get involved with confrontations or disputes until the leadership dispute can
Finger Lakes (NY) Times
added Sep 16, 2014 04:04
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[New York] Attorneys general want flavored e-cigarette ban

New York's attorney general has joined counterparts from two-dozen other states urging federal regulators to impose restrictions on electronic cigarettes with a ban on more than 7,000 flavors now available. In a letter they plan to submit Friday to the Fo
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 8, 2014 07:59
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[New York] OUR VIEW: A world without tobacco

we hope that perhaps observing the ban will encourage some smokers to extend it to tomorrow, and the day after, and even the day after that — until not smoking becomes a habit.
Catskill (NY) Daily Mail
added May 30, 2014 04:30
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[New York] dePEYSTER: Combating tobacco worldwide

Only by investing in sustained, strategic action and by mustering political will to stand up to the tobacco industry can global efforts succeed. Every nation, every state, every community must do its part.
Catskill (NY) Daily Mail
added May 21, 2014 09:11
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[New York] State anti-smoking chief questions e-cigarettes as quit aides

The head of the state’s anti-smoking efforts told lawmakers this morning there’s no convincing evidence that e-cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems — so-called ENDS — are helping cut the state’s smoking rate. “We know that the … dev
Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added May 12, 2014 18:51
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[New York] MORRISON: FDA correct to seek regulations on e-cigarettes

The reality is that we don’t know where to draw the line about how to use e-cigarettes safely. Not enough research has been conducted to state definitively what dangers they pose under certain conditions. So the FDA should treat the devices like any othe
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added May 1, 2014 10:52
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