Headlines Tagged with New York — 16,037 headlines found
Mayor Michael Bloomberg said there's strong economic proof that the 2003 Smoke-Free Air Act is responsible for a 47 percent surge in the number of restaurants and bars in the city. The 6,000 additional restaurants and bars are responding to a demand from
Mar 31, 2013 Staten Island (NY) Advance
added Apr 1, 2013 10:00
2012 Campaign * "Tobacco Marketing Works" Aims to educate New Yorkers about the impact of point-of-sale tobacco marketing on youth. 2011 Campaign * "Tobacco Marketing Works" Airms to educate New Yorkers about the impact of point-of-sale tobacco market
Mar 31, 2013 New York City Coalition for a Smoke Free City
added Mar 31, 2013 22:04
Bloomberg's proposal seems like a wasted effort. To stop kids from smoking, parents need to set the example. Don't smoke, don't glorify smokers, and teach your kids of the health issues associated with smoking. In this case, as is often the case, the bes
Mar 31, 2013 Yuma (AZ) Daily Sun
added Mar 31, 2013 14:27
a spokesman from the Altria tobacco corporation says the city should focus instead on stepping up enforcement of its already widely successful anti-smoking laws. The spokesman warns that tougher penalties will backfire, creating more access to tobacco for
Mar 25, 2013 NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Mar 25, 2013 03:27
The Mississippi Legislature wants to be the sole government body that controls its buffets, barbecue and sweet tea.
Mar 14, 2013 New York Times
added Mar 21, 2013 16:16
seems to run afoul of the Federal Cigarette Labeling and Advertising Act. That 1965 law bars states and municipalities from imposing any "requirement or prohibition based on smoking and health...with respect to the advertising or promotion of cigarettes."
Mar 18, 2013 Reason Magazine
added Mar 19, 2013 22:39
"Smoking is going to kill these kids," he said Monday on CNN's "The Lead" in an interview with Chief Washington Correspondent Jake Tapper. "It's going to leave them with not the great career prospects that you'd like, not the education that you'd like."
Mar 18, 2013 CNN blogs
added Mar 19, 2013 02:28
The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday affirmed a district judge's decision that upheld a New York City ordinance limiting the sale of flavored tobacco products, saying the measure did not pre-empt federal law. The ruling marks a victory for th
Feb 26, 2013 Thomson Reuters
added Feb 27, 2013 11:24
Holy smoke, there's a lot of reasons to quit smoking. Here’s a few unrelated to your physical health. Hey, one or more might benefit you. Worth a try.
Jan 29, 2013 Auburn (NY) Citizen
added Jan 29, 2013 13:29
(“On guns, Obama should follow Bloomberg’s lead”) ... As a New Yorker, I found the inconvenience of smoking in the cold was not enough to make me quit. It was the disappointment of a friend’s six-year-old son and my wife’s look of disgust when I came to b
Dec 20, 2012 Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 20, 2012 20:37