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Cancer survivors, supporters urge New York City to enact stricter tobacco laws

Those gathered at City Hall asked lawmakers to not approve any new licensed tobacco retail channels and to raise tobacco prices and prohibit tobacco purchases at pharmacies in the city. Over 5,000 petition signatures were also presented to lawmakers ask
Patient Daily
added Jun 14, 2017 21:07
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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Exclusive: Illegal cigarettes are big business in New York City

80 percent of the cigarettes sold in New York City are sold illegally...But authorities are cracking down, seizing more than $1 million worth of untaxed cigarettes and cigars after a 15-month investigation. The alleged ring-leaders have been indicted alo
WABC-TV Ch. 7
added Jun 14, 2017 17:37
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[New York] NYC Russian Mob Bust: Crazy Tales Of Chocolate Smuggling, Seduce-And-Drug Plots, Casino Hacks, Murder For Hire And More

contraband cigarettes were their bread and butter. They sold at least $100,000 worth of black-market smokes — and that's just the sales that investigators know about. Many of these sales were again made directly to FBI informants. Hand-off points for the
Patch.org
added Jun 14, 2017 13:49
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CALVIN: New York Retailers Under Siege

it’s a general-alarm blaze in New York City, where the city council is now considering a suite of legislation that is ostensibly aimed at “Big Tobacco,” but instead whacks the little guy—family-run bodegas and convenience stores—for having the audacity to
Convenience Store Decisions
added Jun 13, 2017 23:52
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[New York] G.E.’s History of Innovation

A man enjoyed a cigarette and a ukulele player hummed a song in the first demonstration of television, broadcast to three homes in Schenectady, N.Y.
New York Times
added Jun 13, 2017 08:20
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[New York] Keeping her friends close! Nina Agdal enjoys a stroll with pals, her pup Daisy and a cigarette the month after her split from Leonardo DiCaprio

Cigarette in hand, Nina Agdal was photographed on Sunday taking in a walk in New York City with a couple of friends and her new pooch Daisy. The Danish-born model had wrapped her blonde hair into a high bun and bared her enviably flat midriff from benea
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 13, 2017 02:44
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[New York] County tobacco law on hold

A county committee came into Wednesday’s meeting proposing to send a local law to raise the legal age to buy tobacco products to 21. Part of the reason was to “further the goals of New York state’s tobacco use prevention and control program. The propose
Steuben (NY) Courier-Advocate
added Jun 13, 2017 02:10
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[New York] Letter to the editor: Let’s clear the air of cigarette smoke

I often go to the library with my mother, and more often than not we walk through clouds of smoke. ... Editor’s note: Throughout the year, advocacy has been emphasized with various activities and projects by students in David Morse’s 10th-grade health cla
Glens Falls (NY) Post-Star
added Jun 11, 2017 06:25
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What a drag! Sofia Richie, 18, keeps it casual cool in pink checked coat while puffing cigarette on New York stroll

She's one of the most influential teens in fashion, boasting 2.5 million Instagram followers. But on Thursday, Sofia Richie stepped out displaying a smoking habit that parents of her millions of young fans won't their children to copy.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 9, 2017 22:36
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[Missouri, New York] Three Canadian Men Plead Guilty in KC to NY Contraband Cigarette Scheme

Three Canadian men pleaded guilty in federal court Thursday to their roles in a $17 million scheme to transport hundreds of thousands of cartons of contraband cigarettes from the Kansas City, MO, area to the state of New York, where they were sold primar
Kansas City infoZine
added Jun 9, 2017 17:31
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