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[New York] A.G. Schneiderman Cracks Down On E-Cigarette Industry, Announces Settlements With Liquid Nicotine Retailers And Manufacturer To Keep Poisonous Substance Out Of Childrens’ Hands

Amid Rise in Child Poisoning Reports, Settlements Ensure Prominent Retailers and Manufacturer Will Abide by New York Law Requiring Liquid Nicotine To Be Sold in Child-Resistant Bottles
New York State Attorney General
added Jun 24, 2015 09:52
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[New York] VIDEO: Bill banning indoor use of e-cigarettes gathers steam (updated)

A bill before the state Senate and Assembly would add e-cigarettes — electronic vaporizers that let users inhale nicotine and exhale plumes of vapor — to the state’s Clean Indoor Air Act, which bans traditional smoking in certain indoor areas.
Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added May 14, 2015 15:09
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[New York] John Oliver's 'Jeff The Diseased Lung' Hits Times Square For Anti-Smoking Awareness Flash Mob

Action on Smoking & Health, Narula organized the demonstration’s dance routine for The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids youth and Corporate Accountability International, who rallied at Big Tobacco’s annual shareholders’ meeting on Wednesday.
Medical Daily
added May 7, 2015 12:10
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[New York] Condo board ‘fumes’ over trust-funder’s alleged pot smoking

Jacqueline Lasdon, 27...Almost immediately after she moved into the $2 million pad, the board was “inundated with complaints concerning unreasonable and offensive levels of cigarette and marijuana smoke emanating from the unit into the condominium’s comm
New York Post
added Mar 28, 2015 11:45
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[New York] NYC and state to sue UPS for illegally shipping cigarettes

The state wants UPS to pay $1,000 per violation, or penalties of $78.5 million. It also seeks $89.1 million in treble damages for the state and $14.1 million for the city under the federal racketeering statute. The company "cost the state millions in r
Reuters
added Feb 18, 2015 11:04
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[New York] Philip Morris USA Loses Appeal of Widow’s $4.9 Million Award

The New York judge who oversaw a jury trial in 2013 wasn’t wrong to allow as evidence a recorded claim by the widow’s late husband, David Mulholland, that he would have heeded packaging warnings if they had been in use when he was a teenager, the U.S. ap
Bloomberg News
added Jan 7, 2015 14:09
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[New York] Editorial: Face e-cigarette dangers

THE ISSUE: E-cigarettes and the liquid nicotine used with them are dangerous to health. THE STAKES: Both federal and state governments should take steps to regulate the devices.
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Dec 28, 2014 21:21
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[New York] COLGROVE: Tobacco's age restriction is ethically justified

This semester, some college students in New York City discovered that they could no longer purchase a pack of cigarettes... These “Tobacco 21” laws are an important step in fighting the aggressive epidemic caused by the uncaring tobacco industry.
Columbia Daily Spectator (Columbia U.)
added Dec 2, 2014 06:57
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New York City Proposes to Include E-Cigarettes in Flavor Ban

The New York City Council has recently proposed a measure that would prohibit so-called “characterizing flavors” in e-cigarettes. The move would subject vapor products to the existing ban on “characterizing flavors” in all tobacco products, which only a
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Oct 19, 2014 11:52
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[New York] Shinnecock tribe votes to tighten tobacco rules ($$)

voted recently to tighten rules on the sale and manufacture of tobacco products and to codify legal residency and guest status on the Southampton reservation, while disbanding the tribe's gaming authority and commission, tribal members said.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 21, 2014 23:43
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