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Evaluating the impact and equity of a tobacco-free pharmacy law on retailer density in New York City neighbourhoods

NYC’s tobacco-free pharmacy law substantially reduces tobacco retailer density overall, but the impact is not equal across neighbourhoods. In order to minimise disparities in the tobacco retail environment, local governments considering a similar ban shou
Tobacco Control
added Aug 23, 2018 00:41

[New York, Virginia, West Virginia] Ga. man gets probation in Va. cigarette-smuggling case

A Georgia man was placed on three years of probation Monday in U.S. District Court stemming from a cigarette-smuggling operation based south of the Berkeley County, W.Va., line in Clear Brook, Va., U.S. Attorney Bill Powell said. Sukhdev Singh Virdi, 46
Hagerstown (MD) Herald-Mail
added Aug 22, 2018 17:57

New York is least free state in America, think tank claims

The libertarian CATO Institute labeled New York the least free state in the nation thanks to high taxes... “tobacco freedom is the worst in the country because of smoking bans and stratospheric taxes ($4.30 a pack in 2015 dollars in 2016),” which the repo
New York Post
added Aug 22, 2018 17:55

[New York, West Virginia] Indian-American from Georgia sentenced after pleading guilty to cigarette smuggling charge

Sukhdev Singh Virdi, of Dacula, Georgia, was sentenced Aug. 20, to three years probation for unlawful cigarette smuggling....pled guilty to one count of “Conspiracy to Traffic in Untaxed Cigarettes” in June 2017. Virdi admitted to conspiring to profit fr
News India Times
added Aug 22, 2018 17:46

[New York] No Butts: Law Bars Smoking At Home Day Care Centers

The law signed Monday requires facilities licensed or registered for child care services to comply with the smoking ban even when children are not present. Operators and residents of home-based day care centers had previously been permitted to smoke outs
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 22, 2018 17:41

[New York] CNY man pleads guilty to having 38,000 untaxed cigarettes; must pay $10,000

A Utica man admitted Monday in Cayuga County Court that he had more than 38,000 untaxed, unstamped cigarettes while traveling along the Thruway a year ago, Cayuga County District Attorney Jon E. Budelmann said in a news release. Timothy Heburn, 40, of 1
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Aug 21, 2018 10:59
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New York State Smokers' Quitline launches enhanced website

headquartered at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center in Buffalo, launched a fully updated, redesigned and mobile-ready website at Enhanced visuals, easier-to-read text and more intuitive navigation will help visitors quickly find the
Niagara Frontier Publications
added Aug 21, 2018 10:59

Halsey commands attention in a lace corset and scanty denim shorts as she indulges in a cigarette during casual stroll in New York

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 21, 2018 10:56

[New York] Protecting kids from secondhand smoke

Governor Cuomo has signed legislation that prohibits people from smoking in facilities that provide child care services, including private homes. All facilities required to be licensed or registered for child care services must comply with the smoking ba
WKBW-TV Channel 7 (Buffalo, NY)
added Aug 21, 2018 10:31

[New York] New smoking law affects licensed and registered childcare facilities

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo on Monday signed legislation to further protect children from exposure to secondhand smoke. The bill prohibits individuals from smoking in facilities that provide child care services, including private homes.
Troy (NY) Record
added Aug 21, 2018 10:31
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