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[New York] HYLAND: Another Voice: Recent court ruling helps to expose industry's lies

After years of lying, are tobacco companies now going to tell the truth? Time will tell whether the recent court order from U.S. District Court Judge Gladys Kessler will finally force the tobacco companies to admit they deliberately deceived the American
Buffalo (NY) News
added Dec 2, 2012 13:47

[New York] KEENAN: APOV: Slow drop seen in rate of adult smokers on Medicaid

Is there no corporate accountability to keep businesses from producing a product that when used as intended kills or maims the person using it? If we want to see smoking rates drop among recipients of Medicaid some serious decisions need to be made on beh
Batavia (NY) Daily News
added Nov 28, 2012 18:14

[New York] BC Legislature Votes To Ban Smoking In County Parks

The debate on whether smokers can light up in Broome County's parks is now over. Thursday evening the legislature voted unanimously to ban smoking in the county's park system. However, there are exemptions to this new law. Smokers can still light up in
Fox 40 WICZ-TV (Binghamton, NY)
added Oct 19, 2012 02:55


8. The defendant properties are subject to forfeiture pursuant to 31 U.S.C. § 5317 because they constitute property involved in a violation of 31 U.S.C. § 5313 or were involved in a conspiracy to commit such a violation, or is property traceable to a vi
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added Sep 29, 2012 13:17

[New York] Poughkeepsie Council partially reverses city's smoking ban in parks

By a five to three vote, the Poughkeepsie Common Council Wednesday night reversed a more than year old city ordinance that bans smoking in city parks and will now allow people to light up in park parking lots.
Hudson Valley (NY) News
added Sep 20, 2012 09:18

[New York] For Adults Who Breathe Smoke

Smoking Culture opened two years ago, remains a shopper's Mecca, a sort of diamond district for the latex and water pipe set. Glass pipes, hookahs and electronic cigarettes lined the wall cases. A poster for a product called the Incredibowl offered saluta
New York Times
added Sep 14, 2012 07:26

[New York] 'Made By Hand' Series Explores NYC Hand-Made Cigar Shop, Martinez Cigars (Video)

Brooklyn-based film studio Bureau Of Common Goods has begun rolling out a new digital video series, entitled "Made By Hand," which follows people who make things by hand -- sustainably, locally, and with a love for their craft. For the fourth installmen
added Sep 8, 2012 22:39

[New York] UB Professor Conducts Research On Tobacco Use Abroad

An international survey of tobacco use in three billion individuals, published in the current issue of The Lancet, demonstrates a need for policy change in low- and middle-income countries, according to the University at Buffalo professor who led the rese
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added Sep 3, 2012 05:04

[New York] 'Toddlers and Tiaras' shocker: 4-year-old Destiny 'smokes' a cigarette onstage

A 4-year-old beauty pageant contestant shocked the audience when she waltzed on stage — with teased hair and a leather jacket — puffing on a cigarette. “Don’t forget to smoke!” her mom urged from the sidelines.
New York Daily News
added Aug 31, 2012 17:53

[New York] LETTER: 'Big Tobacco' snuffs out Haverstraw law

As a pediatrician and school physician, it pains me to know that some of the students I work with every day will be negatively impacted as a result of tobacco. Reducing tobacco use among our youth requires a comprehensive plan that includes a well-fund
New York Journal News
added Aug 2, 2012 05:59
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