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[Maryland, New York, Virginia] Comptroller’s FED Agents Assist in Two-State Illegal Cigarettes Probe

Agents from the Comptroller of Maryland’s Field Enforcement Division (FED) assisted Maryland State Police and the Henrico County (Va.) Police Department, as well as federal and state law enforcement agencies, in a nearly two-year investigation of illegal
The Bay Net (Hollywood, MD)
added May 13, 2017 01:43
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[New York] County Legislature bans smoking on Rail Trail and county parks, approves other measures

It prohibits cigarettes, tobacco products, liquid nicotine and electronic cigarettes in Lawson Lake County Park, a 420-acre park on the border of New Scotland and Coeymans, the Albany County Helderberg-Hudson Rail Trail, which extends from Albany to Voorh
The Spotlight (Delmar, NY)
added May 11, 2017 19:51
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[New York] 7 train conductor punched in face after telling man to stop smoking, police say

An MTA conductor was punched in the face by an irate 7 train rider after being told that he was not permitted to smoke on the train, police said. The conductor, 50, caught the man smoking on a Manhattan-bound train as it was approaching the Hunters Poin
Sunnyside (NY) Post
added May 11, 2017 19:49
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[New York] Legislators back ban of smoking in cars with kids

Cattaraugus County lawmakers were unanimous Wednesday in their support of state Senate and Assembly bills that would prohibit smoking in vehicles with children age 16 and younger.
Olean (NY) Times-Herald
added May 11, 2017 19:33
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[New York, West Virginia] Virginia company and five individuals indicted on cigarette smuggling charges

indictment charges that the defendants transported large quantities of cigarettes across state lines for redistribution and sale. The cigarettes were acquired in Virginia, where the tax rate for cigarettes is one of the lowest in the nation, and sold in o
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added May 11, 2017 03:25
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[New York] Sean Penn, Leonardo DiCaprio and Naomi Campbell at Haiti Charity

J/P Haitian Relief Organization), which held its first major New York gala at Sotheby’s...After smoking a cigarette at his table as if it were the last one on earth, Mr. Penn expressed his gratitude toward people in the room, making numerous off-color jok
New York Times
added May 11, 2017 01:20
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Electro the Smoking Robot at the 1939 New York World's Fair

See Electro the Smoking Moto Man - from an exhibit at the 1939 New York World's Fair. This robot, created by Westinghouse, is an amazing technological feat for that era and makes for a fascinating clip.
You Tube
added May 11, 2017 00:35
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[New York, Washington] Vape Shops Want to Do Good, but Fear F.D.A. Won’t Let Them Do Well

For many vape store owners, it’s not just a business but a mission, a way to help others stop smoking, as they have. Yet the looming F.D.A. deadline has upended the industry and left many business operators frustrated and confused. Kim Thompson has owne
New York Times
added May 10, 2017 16:21
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[New York] Appeals Court Reverses Big Smoking Verdict Against Co-op

Braverman says the reversal is sure to elicit a sigh of relief from co-op boards. “The concern within the industry,” he says, “was that the (Supreme Court’s) language was quite sweeping. Co-op boards were, in effect, required to be ensurers of smoke-free
Habitat Magazine
added May 9, 2017 21:41
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[New York] Village eyes raise in legal age to buy tobacco products

The Baxter Estates Board of Trustees on Thursday introduced a bill to ban the sale of tobacco to anyone under the age of 21 — following the Town of North Hempstead’s November initiative. The board will hold a public hearing on the topic at its June meet
The Island Now (Williston Park, NY)
added May 9, 2017 21:32
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