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[New York] Fatal Staten Island blaze caused by lit cigarette: FDNY

One firefighter suffered minor injuries battling the two-alarm blaze, which was brought under control in about an hour, the FDNY said. Finley worked as a maintenance worker at a nearby apartment complex, neighbors said, and was a generous man who treate
New York Daily News
added Oct 12, 2018 00:35

[New York, Virginia] Little Neck Family Charged for Alleged Roles in Untaxed Cigarette Smuggling Ring

Eight defendants,including two fathers and their sons, have been arrested for their connection in an illegal cigarette ring in which over 150,000 counterfeit tax stamps and nearly 63,000packs of cigarettes were siezed. The defendants are from Queens, Lon
The Forum Newsgroup (Howard Beach, NY)
added Oct 6, 2018 13:31

[New York, Virginia] Little Neck man and his two sons arrested in cigarette smuggling ring: DA

A Little Neck man and his two sons were arrested last week when a multi-state cigarette smuggling ring was dismantled following a long-term law enforcement investigation, according to the Queens District Attorney’s office. Nicholas Galafano, 56, and his
Queens (NY) Times-Ledger Newspapers
added Oct 6, 2018 13:30

FedEx Wins Dismissal Of New York Federal Dispute Over Cigarette Shipments ($$)

In a Sept. 26 decision, a New York federal judge rejected allegations by the city of New York and the New York attorney general that FedEx Freight Inc....
Lexis Nexis
added Oct 5, 2018 20:04

[New York] Big Tobacco paying big money to lobby in Albany again

News10NBC dug through state records and found that in 2017, Altria, the parent company of Philip Morris, spent $729,945 on lobbyists. Tobacco company Reynolds American spends nearly $230,000. Juul Labs, the maker of a USB-sized vaporizer, spent $80,000
WHEC 10 NBC (Rochester, NY)
added Oct 4, 2018 16:40

[New York] E-Cigarettes: The Tectonic Shift in Nicotine and Tobacco Consumption—October 19

NYU College of Dentistry, NYU College of Global Public Health, and NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing will host “E-Cigarettes: The Tectonic Shift in Nicotine and Tobacco Consumption,” a one-day conference exploring research on the safety and promise of e-
New York University
added Oct 4, 2018 16:38

[New York] Joaquin Phoenix cuts a solitary figure smoking a cigarette as he films scenes for The Joker in NYC

sat on a bench outside the Metropolitan Hospital in Manhattan smoking a cigarette before getting up and pacing up and down.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 02:57

[New York] How Higher Standards is turning smoking into a high fashion commodity

Higher Standards, a brand and retail concept shop whose flagship store opened in New York City’s Chelsea Market in 2017, purports to be for the smoking connoisseur...But as marijuana continues to surge into the mainstream with growing appeal and lessenin
added Oct 3, 2018 07:27

[New York] NELSON: Reject Legalization Of Marijuana

marijuana smoke contains ammonia levels 20 times higher than in tobacco smoke. Other toxins include hydrogen cyanide, nitric oxide, and certain aromatic amines at levels 3-5 times higher in marijuana smoke than in tobacco smoke. Einach’s proposal for lega
Jamestown (NY) Post-Journal
added Sep 30, 2018 20:34

[New York] Hookah Bars Face Public Health Crackdown

For the first time, the department began warning New Yorkers about the health risks of smoking hookah. The public service announcements followed a February report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention that found hookah use increasing among t
Governing Magazine
added Sep 29, 2018 12:57
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