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[Missouri] New York man gets 7+ years for multi-million dollar St. Louis contraband cigarette case

ST. LOUIS • A man from New York was sentenced Monday to seven years and three months in prison for a contraband cigarette conspiracy, the U.S. Attorney's office said. Yakov Pisman, 60, was one of the leaders of the conspiracy and the final defendant of
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jun 28, 2018 15:00
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[New York] Push to raise age to buy tobacco products in Monroe County continues

Advocates are still working to raise the age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21 years old. 22 localities across New York State have passed similar legislation. Monroe County's Agenda Charter Committee will meet Monday night to vote on the bill. Cai
WXXI Public Broadcasting Council (Rochester, NY)
added Jun 26, 2018 16:05
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[New York] Nassau County bill aims to stem vaping by young people

The measure, which legislative committees will consider Monday, would require retailers to keep e-cigarettes and other vaping products behind the counter.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jun 25, 2018 15:27
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New York State Teachers Retirement System Decreased By $2.02 Million Its Philip Morris Cos (PM) Position;

Norman (OK) Observer
added Jun 25, 2018 15:26
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[New York, Vermont] Looking Back

1993:...Almost every grocery store, convenience store and gas station on the main streets of Bennington had a Marlboro or Camel sign advertising the price of cigarettes, and their parking lots were full of cars with New York plates...Vermont's tax on a p
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Jun 24, 2018 16:08
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[New York] $34,000 in confiscated cash returned to smoke-shop owner

A Shinnecock Indian smoke-shop owner who in 2012 unsuccessfully sued two Suffolk cops after they confiscated more than $34,000 in cash during a traffic stop that resulted in no charges has received the money back from the FBI.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jun 23, 2018 10:58
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[China] New York Confronts Rampant Smoking Among Chinese Men

Reflecting a global trend, Chinese men in New York City smoke at much higher rates than men or women in any other ethnic group — and deaths from lung cancer among them have soared. As a result, the city’s health department launched a public service ad ca
New York Times
added Jun 24, 2018 16:15
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[New York] Bill would choke off smoking in front of libraries

Assemblyman Jeffrey Dinowitz and state Sen. Gustavo Rivera led a bill through both chambers banning smoking within 100 feet of all library entrances. And if Cuomo signs the bill into law, it would expand earlier efforts by Dinowitz and Rivera to snuff ou
Riverdale (NY) Press
added Jun 22, 2018 18:08
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BELLAFANTE: Marijuana: The Signature Olfactory Experience of New York

so much of the pot commonly smoked today is pungent enough to resist efforts to conceal it. Even when this couple volunteered to stop smoking in their apartment, taking the habit outside instead, the mere fact of the pot lying around the house caused the
New York Times
added Jun 22, 2018 18:05
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[New York] Westchester County Increases Age to Buy Tobacco Products to 21

Beginning Aug. 5, proprietors in Westchester County cannot sell tobacco products to anyone under the age of 21. A bill raising the minimum age of purchase from 18 was approved by the Westchester County Board of Legislators on June 4 and signed into law tw
TAPinto.net
added Jun 22, 2018 20:36
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