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[New York] NY Scores Partial Win Over Native-Owned Tobacco Co. ($$)

While a federal judge on Thursday cleared a Native American-owned tobacco maker of most of the federal trafficking claims lodged against it by New York state, he found it liable for certain state law claims in a suit stemming from millions of dollars in a
added Jul 22, 2016 22:47

[New York] NY Fights FedEx's Bid To Trim Cigarette Tax Suit ($$)

Prosecutors from the city and state of New York urged a federal court Monday to deny FedEx Inc.'s bid to nix part of a lawsuit alleging the parcel carrier made illegal shipments of untaxed cigarettes from Native American reservations, arguing the claim th
added Jul 19, 2016 18:05

[New York] Town of Huntington Looks to Ban Smoking on Athletic Fields

Officials met at the Tri-Village Field in Greenlawn this week to announce a new legislation that would prohibit smoking on Town of Huntington athletic fields. This legislation, drafted by councilman Mark Cuthbertson, is in response to several residents w
added Jul 16, 2016 00:43

[New York] You’re Out! New Legislation Would Prohibit Smoking on Athletic Fields Throughout Huntington

would prohibit smoking, traditional and e-cigarettes, on athletic fields across the Town of Huntington. In 2012, Suffolk County passed a law restricting smoking in county parks and beaches only to parking facilities. Under those provisions, smoking on c (NY)
added Jul 15, 2016 17:08

[North Carolina, Virginia] ARCHIVE: In New York, a Black Market For Illegal Cigarettes Thrives

There has long been a black market for cigarettes in New York. Organized crime would distribute untaxed cartons -- which usually just "fell off a truck" -- at mob establishments. But the current commerce is more do-it-yourself, at least for now, police a
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jul 14, 2016 15:50

[New York] 'Dora the Explorer is a bully!' Lawsuit claims child actress tried to pressure classmate at $40k-a-year school into smoking and called her a 'p***y' when she refused

Dora the Explorer - or at least her voice actress, 15-year-old Fatima Ptacek - is a bully, a new lawsuit claims. The suit was made against Avenues: The World School, a $40,000-a-year private educational establishment, by the parents of a girl who was exp
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 14, 2016 15:30

[New York] Foul-mouthed ‘Dora’ actress called my kid a ‘p—y’

The 14-year-old, identified as M.S. in court papers, says Dora actress Fatima Ptacek, 15, lured her into the bathroom of their Chelsea private school last year and pressured her into smoking out of a vape pen. “I told her I didn’t want to, but she calle
New York Post
added Jul 14, 2016 15:23

[New York] Exploding E-Cig Batteries Spur Legal Action

now accepting new cases from individuals who sustained severe injuries in electronic cigarette explosions, focusing our investigations on the manufacturers of defective e-cig batteries and retailers who failed to properly warn their customers of known ris
The Product Lawyers (Banville Law, PLLC.)
added Jul 13, 2016 19:03

[New York] 'Seen enough' effort takes on tobacco marketing

“Studies have shown the last few years that about 75 percent of teens visit convenience stores at least (once) a week...Tobacco-Free GLOW, an anti-cigarette advocacy group affiliated with New York’s Department of Health, is in the midst of an advertising
Livingston County (NY) News
added Jul 13, 2016 18:22

[New York] Sopranos Star To Host Cigar Party At Resorts World

Resorts World Casino New York City (RWNY) will host Cigars under the Stars by Arthur Avenue Cigars on Friday, July 15 at 8 p.m. on the Outside Deck Lounge, located on the 3rd floor Central Park Event Space...special guest – “Sopranos” star Vincent Pastore
Queens (NY) Gazette
added Jul 13, 2016 18:08
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