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[New York] MORE CAYUGA CONFLICT: Six Unity Council supporters take over cigarette plant

Unity Council leaders and the faction led by Clint Halftown had agreed several months ago, with the blessing of their lawyers and two judges, to maintain the status quo and not get involved with confrontations or disputes until the leadership dispute can
Finger Lakes (NY) Times
added Sep 16, 2014 04:04
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[New York] Attorneys general want flavored e-cigarette ban

New York's attorney general has joined counterparts from two-dozen other states urging federal regulators to impose restrictions on electronic cigarettes with a ban on more than 7,000 flavors now available. In a letter they plan to submit Friday to the Fo
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 8, 2014 07:59
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[New York] OUR VIEW: A world without tobacco

we hope that perhaps observing the ban will encourage some smokers to extend it to tomorrow, and the day after, and even the day after that — until not smoking becomes a habit.
Catskill (NY) Daily Mail
added May 30, 2014 04:30
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[New York] dePEYSTER: Combating tobacco worldwide

Only by investing in sustained, strategic action and by mustering political will to stand up to the tobacco industry can global efforts succeed. Every nation, every state, every community must do its part.
Catskill (NY) Daily Mail
added May 21, 2014 09:11
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[New York] State anti-smoking chief questions e-cigarettes as quit aides

The head of the state’s anti-smoking efforts told lawmakers this morning there’s no convincing evidence that e-cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems — so-called ENDS — are helping cut the state’s smoking rate. “We know that the … dev
Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added May 12, 2014 18:51
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[New York] MORRISON: FDA correct to seek regulations on e-cigarettes

The reality is that we don’t know where to draw the line about how to use e-cigarettes safely. Not enough research has been conducted to state definitively what dangers they pose under certain conditions. So the FDA should treat the devices like any othe
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added May 1, 2014 10:52
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THE CITY OF NEW YORK and THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, Plaintiffs, -against- FEDEX GROUND PACKAGE SYSTEM, INC. and FEDERAL EXPRESS CORP., Defendants. (PDF)

Plaintiffs seek in this action to: i) enjoin further deliveries of cigarettes into the City and State by FedEx; ii) require FedEx to submit to oversight by a court-appointed Special Master empowered to monitor FedEx's tobacco deliveries and assure FedEx's
Tobacco On Trial
added Mar 31, 2014 13:39
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[New York] A.G. Schneiderman Announces $70 Million Lawsuit Against Fedex For Illegally Shipping 80 Million Untaxed Cigarettes To Consumers

Investigation Finds Shipping Giant Made Nearly 33K Illegal Shipments Of Cigarettes To Consumers In New York State Since 2006; Lawsuit Seeks An Additional $165M In Penalties
New York State Attorney General
added Mar 31, 2014 10:55
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New York state joins NYC in suing FedEx for shipping untaxed cigarettes

An amended complaint filed on Sunday included the State of New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman among the plaintiffs, and sought more than $239 million in damages and penalties. The New York state alleged that FedEx knowingly shipped nearly 400,0
Reuters
added Mar 31, 2014 10:41
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[New York] Smokers Fight City Over E-Cigarette Ban

Citizens Lobbying Against Smoker Harassment argues that the Smoke-Free Air Act was designed to protect the public from exposure to second-hand smoke and cannot be extended to cover electronic cigarettes which do not emit smoke.
New York Law Journal
added Mar 26, 2014 01:26
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