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[New York] KADET: The Rising Cost of Cigarettes Doesn’t Stop All Smokers

New York City raised the minimum price of a pack of cigarettes from $10.50 to $13—the highest in the nation. But that hasn’t stopped my neighbor, John Melia, from merrily puffing away. A self-described “proud smoker,” he says there’s nothing better than
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 25, 2018 00:56
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CELEBRATING 15 YEARS OF BREATHING CLEAN AIR IN NEW YORK

Tuesday, July 24th marks the 15th Anniversary of New York State’s Clean Indoor Air Act, the historic legislation that protects workers from second-hand smoke and helps reduce smoking rates. The 2003 state law banned smoking in almost all workplaces, ba
WIVT/WBGH NewsChannel 34 (Binghamton, NY)
added Jul 26, 2018 04:29
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[New York] Dixie the Dramasaurus: Million dollar lawsuit

The beloved 70-foot-tall, fiberglass statue is now wrapped up in a million-dollar civil lawsuit based around...the property that the dismantled dino currently sits on....Dixie was the brainchild of Tobacco store tycoon John Roscoe. The 15,000-pound dinosa
WTEN TV ABC Channel 10 (Albany, NY)
added Jul 24, 2018 14:40
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[New York] Smokers’ Rights Group Sues HUD Over Rule that Bans Smoking Inside Public Housing Apartments

Edward Paltzik, of Joshpe Mooney Paltzik LLP, says, “The smoking ban is constitutionally deficient on many levels. HUD’s nationwide edict clearly violates the anti-commandeering doctrine prohibiting the federal government from compelling state and loca
NYC C.L.A.S.H.
added Jul 23, 2018 19:27
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[New York] National Ban on Smoking in Public Housing Is Unconstitutional, Lawsuit Says

six smokers who live in public housing argue that the ban violates their rights... "Anti-smokers claim that HUD's smoking ban is a valid exercise of government power because there is no general 'right to smoke,'" CLASH founder Audrey Silk says in a press
Reason Magazine
added Jul 23, 2018 19:08
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[New York] Rose McGowan shows off bleach blonde hair during PDA smoke break with her mystery man at Ozy Fest

The 44-year-old was there along with other prominent names including Hilary Clinton and Cynthia Nixon...following her speech she was seen kissing her man multiple times while enjoying a cigarette
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 23, 2018 04:56
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[New York] Bill aimed at combating 'third-hand smoke' awaits Cuomo's signature

Legislation that supporters say would be one of the nation’s first measures aimed at combating “third-hand smoke”...It would prohibit smoking at all times in rooms used for licensed child day care in homes, even when children aren't in the house or apart
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jul 23, 2018 12:36
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[New York] Irondequoit says you can't smoke or vape here

The town of Irondequoit voted to prohibit tobacco or nicotine products at all town facilities. “Outdoor town facilities will mirror state laws," Supervisor David Seeley said. The town board voted unanimously this week to prohibit tobacco and nicotine
Rochester (NY) Democrat and Chronicle
added Jul 23, 2018 23:43
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[New York] CLASH v. HUD: COMPLAINT FOR DECLARATORY AND INJUNCTIVE RELIEF (PDF)

Plaintiffs are therefore entitled...to a judgment (i) holding that the Smoking Ban is arbitrary, capricious, and an abuse of discretion; and (ii) vacating the Smoking Ban; or, in the alternative, modifying the Smoking Ban to eliminate the prohibition on
NYC C.L.A.S.H.
added Jul 23, 2018 19:16
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[New York] Norb’s Corner: “Don’t bogart that joint my friend, pass it over to me.”

pot smokers have not acquired the manners about bothering the people around them....People don’t want to smell the scent of marijuana smoke either. In my opinion, making the threat of a criminal action, which can damage someone’s life just for legally sm
Buffalo (NY) Rising
added Jul 23, 2018 18:14
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