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[Illinois, New York] Smoking legislation in NYC raises concerns for young smokers

As New York has recently raised the age limit for purchasing and using tobacco through a new law, Illinois lawmakers begin to consider to do the same.
The Daily Vidette (ISU, Illinois State University)
added Nov 18, 2013 16:16
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[New York] Flavored Cigars v. NYC's Under-21 Smoking Ban

There is evidence to suggest that such actions will indeed reduce tobacco sales. For example, a recently released report from the Maryland Citizens’ Health Initiative showed that cigarette pack sales in Maryland has declined 17 percent since 2008, in lig
MintPress News
added Nov 1, 2013 08:50
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CASAColumbia Statement On New York City's Decision To Raise The Smoking Age To 21

"New York City's decision to raise the legal sales age to 21 for cigarettes, including e-cigarettes, is a significant public health initiative. This law can help reduce the costly consequences of substance use and addiction. ... CASAColumbia, formerly kn
PR Newswire
added Oct 31, 2013 15:03
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[New York] Bloomberg's Health Legacy: Urban Innovator or Meddling Nanny?

I seek to show how Bloomberg has fundamentally changed public health policy ... These grim facts motivated the mayor's office to develop a suite of tobacco control policies, and the results have been remarkable. Between 2002 and 2011, the rate of smoking
The Hastings Center
added Oct 31, 2013 14:01
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[New York] NY smoking ban expands to outside hospitals, nursing homes

The state’s smoking ban was bolstered Tuesday when a new law made it illegal to smoke on the grounds of hospital and nursing homes. Although many hospitals already have outside “smoke-free” areas, the new law will make it illegal to smoke on the properti
Binghamton (NY) Press & Sun-Bulletin
added Oct 30, 2013 00:37
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[New York] E-Cigarette bar ignites a new craze

we wanted to create an experience at -- had -- before you hurt people can come and test all of these different flavors in a full range of different electronic cigarette devices. The -- is the first paper orient in New York City the city that has an indoo
Fox News
added Oct 20, 2013 19:43
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At the New York Premiere of “Her,” A Party Makes Do Without Its Voice

buses shuttled the well-connected to an after-party at the Top of the Standard. ... the director and co-stars gathered with friends from the Film Society of Lincoln Center and other film buffs. ... Mr. Hoffman, who was wearing a baseball cap, smoked a cig
New York Times
added Oct 16, 2013 17:07
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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 21, 2013 14:03
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[New York] Raids on 3 delis net Buffalo police guns, ammunition, cigarettes

The biggest haul came following a Buffalo SWAT raid at Shop N Go, 984 Jefferson Ave., at East North Street. There, police seized a loaded 9mm handgun from an ATM machine inside the store, 56 cartons of contraband cigarettes along with 27 loose packs, mo
Buffalo (NY) News
added Aug 17, 2013 14:31
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Ten years later, New York's smoking ban barely raises a puff of discontent (with poll on your opinion)

the Bridge Street Tavern in Solvay was one of the most vocal local opponents, fearing a loss of business. It even hosted a town hall meeting to vent frustration at lawmakers. Ten years a later, a Bridge Street Tavern bartender who answered a reporter's c
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Aug 9, 2013 18:12
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