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[New York] Bloomberg: 6,000 more bars and restaurants in NYC since 2003 smoking ban

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
Staten Island (NY) Advance
added Apr 1, 2013 10:00
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[New York] Media Campaigns

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
New York City Coalition for a Smoke Free City
added Mar 31, 2013 22:04
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[New York] MOLENAR: Latest NYC proposal against cigarettes does not make sense

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
Yuma (AZ) Daily Sun
added Mar 31, 2013 14:27
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[New York] City Health Officials Hope New Smoking Bills Can Curb Number Of Young Smokers

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
NY1 (Time Warner Cable)
added Mar 25, 2013 03:27
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[New York] "Anti-Bloomberg Bill" in Mississippi Bars Local Restrictions on Food and Drink

The Mississippi Legislature wants to be the sole government body that controls its buffets, barbecue and sweet tea.
New York Times
added Mar 21, 2013 16:16
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[New York] SULLUM: Bloomberg's Latest Nanny-State Initiative Could Be Overturned Too - Hit & Run

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."
Reason Magazine
added Mar 19, 2013 22:39
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[New York] Bloomberg explains new push against tobacco -- CNN Political Ticker

"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."
CNN blogs
added Mar 19, 2013 02:28
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[New York] 2nd Circuit upholds NYC ordinance on flavored tobacco

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
Thomson Reuters
added Feb 27, 2013 11:24
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[New York] Fourteen reasons to quit smoking that aren't health-related

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.
Auburn (NY) Citizen
added Jan 29, 2013 13:29
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[Connecticut, New York] LETTER: Rally the voices of the community

(“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
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 20, 2012 20:37
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