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[New York] Sen. Schumer Urges FDA to Regulate E-Cigarettes Immediately

In a statement, Sen. Schumer noted a study indicating that 20% of New York kids are using e-cigarettes. More than one in five high school students in the state used e-cigarettes last year. That rate is higher than the national average. In 2016, 11.3% o
USA Herald
added Nov 27, 2017 16:25
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[New York] Councilman behind anti-tobacco laws allegedly smokes in office

Councilman Corey Johnson (D-Manhattan) would even illegally light up inside his office on the 18th floor of 250 Broadway, said one well-placed council source... “Council member Johnson has never once smoked in his office. The very notion is ridiculous,” J
New York Post
added Nov 27, 2017 08:38
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[California, New York] GREENHUT: Bay Area takes police-state approach to tobacco

What were police doing arresting someone for possibly selling a few loose cigarettes? It’s simple: New York City and other liberal locales are intent on regulating virtually every aspect of human behavior...And they won’t have any idea what happened the n
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Nov 25, 2017 21:08
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Raise tobacco purchasing age to 21 in Onondaga County (Editorial)

Onondaga County is poised to join more than a dozen communities in New York state that ban the sale of tobacco products to people under the age of 21...We already tell them they can't buy alcohol until age 21...Tobacco products arguably are worse than al
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Nov 25, 2017 21:07
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[New York] LETTER: Glad e-cigarette dangers were shared (letter to the editor)

I appreciated reading in the Nov. 22 Advance about Senator Schumer's commentary regarding the dangers in the use of e-cigarettes by young people. I personally experienced the side effects not long ago while sitting in a public space (where smoking is not
Staten Island (NY) Advance
added Nov 25, 2017 01:47
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[New York] Tobacco-funded anti-smoking ads set to debut on TV, in newspapers

Hart and other anti-smoking advocates hope the ads will be a wakeup call to state lawmakers that more needs to be done to combat the tobacco industry and reduce smoking, especially among children and teens. The Cancer Society noted that annual healthcar
New York Daily News
added Nov 25, 2017 01:13
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[New York] LETTER: Ban smoking in adult care facilities: Letter

in support of a bill, S4496/A5061, that would mandate that all adult proprietary homes in New York State be non-smoking...I am proud to say that Spring Valley Rest Home, the adult home where I reside, has been non-smoking for almost a year. The Rockland C
New York Journal News
added Nov 25, 2017 01:02
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[New York] VIDEO: NYS INDOOR VAPE BAN STARTS WEDNESDAY

Spectrum News
added Nov 22, 2017 03:55
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[New York] Long Beach considers raising age for tobacco sales to 21

City Council members say they plan to approve a ban sales of tobacco products and paraphernalia, including cigarettes, vaping pipes and e-cigarettes, to anyone under 21.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Nov 19, 2017 15:30
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[New York] Reality Check, HealthNet partner for Smokeout event

A recent survey of Herkimer County adults on behalf of BRiDGES Tobacco Prevention shows support for policies that would restrict tobacco sales, marketing and secondhand smoke exposure. According to the survey, 82 percent feel smoking should be prohibited
Herkimer (NY) Times Telegram
added Nov 18, 2017 21:56
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