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New York: Tell Assembly committee to advance Tobacco 21 bill

A bill to raise the tobacco age to 21 has been moving through the New York Legislature. But now it's stuck in the General Assembly's Codes Committee. Use the tool below email to all committee members asking them to advance the bill: We just need few pi
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 16, 2018 11:32
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New York C-Stores Want Rule Changes

Regulatory costs have always been part of the price of doing business in the Empire State, but increasingly New York C-Stores must navigate increases in the legal age to purchase tobacco products, not to mention minimum price mandates, which took effect
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 14, 2018 12:42
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[New York] Cigarettes are now officially at least $13 a pack …

“For over a decade, NYC has led the nation in policies to improve public health by reducing the number of New Yorkers who smoke,” said Council Health Chair Mark Levine. It is quite remarkable what has been accomplished since 2002 when 21.5% of residents
BKLYNER
added Jun 13, 2018 12:34
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[New York] How Do Actors Mimic Smoking On Stage?

avoiding period dramas is one of the best ways to ensure that you do not have to smoke on stage, but while most audition papers will explain whether or not smoking is required, there are some productions which do opt for alternatives to help actors mimic
Times Square Chronicles
added Jun 13, 2018 05:28
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[New York] Anthony Bourdain’s Admirers Leave Heartbreaking Notes At Les Halles

Some mourners left packs of Marlboro Reds, Bourdain’s cigarette of choice.
Huffington Post (blog)
added Jun 13, 2018 05:24
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[New York] Evidence Supports Insurer’s Argument That Decedent Misrepresented Use Of Nicotine ($$)

A New York justice on May 15 denied a motion for summary judgment...after determining that the evidence supports the insurer’s contention that the decedent misrepresented his use of nicotine on his policy application (Global Energy Efficiency Holdings Inc
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 12, 2018 02:59
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New York High Court OKs Pre-Collection Of Cigarette Taxes On Tribal Land ($$)

In a June 7 ruling, the New York Court of Appeals found that enforcement of a law that requires retailers on reservation land to prepay taxes on cigarette sales to patrons who are not members of the Seneca Nation of Indians does not run afoul of Indian L
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 12, 2018 02:57
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[New York] HUDSON VALLEY COUNTY RAISES SMOKING AGE

Another Hudson Valley county is raising the age to purchase tobacco. On Thursday, Ulster County Executive Mike Hein signed into law landmark legislation which will raise the age of tobacco purchase in Ulster County to 21. "The statistics are staggering.
Hudson Valley (NY) Post
added Jun 12, 2018 01:21
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[New York] COURT RULES IT'S LEGAL TO TAX CIG­A­RETTES SOLD TO NON-NATIVE AMERICANS ON RESER­VA­TIONS

According to a treaty and a statute with the Seneca Nation, the state is supposed to be prohibited from taxing "Indian reservation activities." But the court made its decision based on a revised version of state law 471, which now allows for that type o
Spectrum News
added Jun 11, 2018 07:58
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[New York] Ulster County raises minimum age for buying tobacco to 21

Ulster County joins counties across the state including Orange, Westchester, Albany and New York City that have already raised the minimum age of purchase. “It will help prevent many people from ever experiencing the severe health impacts of smoking in
Poughkeepsie (NY) Journal
added Jun 10, 2018 22:00
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