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[New York] VIDEO: Reading the smoke signals on e-cigarettes: Can you puff away on a plane, train or in your local bar?

“What we tell our customers is that you can vape anywhere you like,” says Roseman, whose newly opened lower East Side storefront sells the battery-powered devices for about $40 a pop, as well as flavored refills like coffee, vanilla and “juicy fruit.” “I
New York Daily News
added Jul 31, 2013 12:23
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[New York] Sunday shows: Everyone calls for Weiner to quit, except Christine Quinn

"He didn't have the qualifications when he was in Congress. He was in Congress for 12 years. He passed one bill, at the request of a campaign contributor, a tobacco magnate."
Capital New York
added Jul 29, 2013 11:25
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[New York] 10 years later, Auburn restaurant owners reflect on effects of Clean Indoor Air Act

On the other hand, Patricia Glanville, owner of Costello's Restaurant in Auburn, said the law put a lot of people out of business in Cayuga County. Glanville fought the act in a legal battle that lasted several years after the law was passed. Costello's
Auburn (NY) Citizen
added Jul 24, 2013 03:25
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[New York] BEER: GUEST APPEARANCE: A decade of clean(er) air — Now is the time to address tobacco marketing to children

If we hope to decrease the number of smokers in the future, we must find ways to prevent kids from becoming addicted to nicotine today.
Finger Lakes (NY) Times
added Jul 22, 2013 05:38
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[New York] E-cigarette use is on the rise in region

Ramos and Rimes are among the 3.5 million Americans the Tobacco Vapor Electronic Cigarette Association estimates use e-cigarettes. And that is why you may have seen a vapor store opening recently and wondered what it was.
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jul 5, 2013 22:12
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[New York] Debate smolders over smoking age

State officials are taking cues from New York City on proposed legislation to raise the minimum legal age for tobacco purchasers from 18 to 21. Smoking or possessing cigarettes by those younger than 21 would still not be illegal.
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 21, 2013 07:17
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[New York] Ban welfare cash for strip clubs, cigarettes, alcohol, NY GOP urges

The bill that died in the Democrat-led Assembly a year ago has a new motivation: If New York doesn't act to restrict the use of welfare cash to groceries and other necessities, the federal government will penalize the state by cutting $120 million in aid
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 19, 2013 17:01
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[New York] A Smoking Ban in All Related Companies Rentals

a major landlord has banned smoking in all of its apartments across the country. As of this month, the Related Companies has decided that tenants can no longer light up in the 40,000 rental units it owns or manages. The edict, which builds on an effort th
New York Times
added Jun 14, 2013 00:07
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[New York] 16 Accused of Smuggling Cigarettes Worth Millions

One of the men had once lived in the same Brooklyn building as the personal secretary of a senior Hamas member, the authorities said. Another was something of a father figure to the terrorist who fatally shot at a van full of yeshiva students on the Broo
New York Times
added May 19, 2013 07:52
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[New York] STATEMENT BY SMOKERS' RIGHTS GROUP ON TODAY'S NYC COUNCIL HEARING TO RAISE CIGARETTE SALES AGE TO 21

NYC C.L.A.S.H. has opted not to participate any further in proceedings that only serve to pose as the democratic process. ... C.L.A.S.H. plans to run ads in publications such as college newspapers and any other medium that draws young adults illustratin
MMD Newswire (Mass Media Distribution LLC)
added May 8, 2013 23:35
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