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[New York] Cigarette prices increase in America but Australia still has the MOST expensive smokes in the world - but no one is giving up yet

The price of cigarettes has gone up in the US, but Australia is still the most expensive place to buy smokes in the world. New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio raised the cost of a pack of cigarettes from $10.50 to $13, the equivalent of $17 Australian do
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 4, 2018 15:35
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[New York] VIDEO: Minimum Price Of Cigarette Pack In NYC Rises To $13, Highest In The Nation

The de Blasio administration hopes to reduce the number of smokers in New York City to 160,000 by 2020. “The cost of cigarettes is rising in New York City, and history shows that higher prices means fewer smokers,” said Health Commissioner Dr. Mary Bass
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Jun 2, 2018 10:41
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[New York] FedEx Wants Most Of $681M Cigarette Smuggling Case Axed ($$)

asked a New York federal judge for a quick win on more than half of the damages at issue in a $681 million cigarette-smuggling lawsuit brought by New York City and state authorities, with the delivery company’s filings asserting most of the government’s c
Law360
added Jun 2, 2018 10:41
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[New York] Cigarette sparked Upper West Side blaze that killed man in wheelchair

FDNY fire marshals determined that smoking sparked the fire that broke out at about 4:30 p.m. Monday in Robert Gutierrez's bedroom on W. 105th St. near Amsterdam Ave. The fire has been deemed accidental. Gutierrez's room didn't have a smoke alarm but th
New York Daily News
added Jun 2, 2018 10:39
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[New York] Price For a Pack of Cigarettes Jumps to at Least $13 in NYC

Smokers will have to pay at least $13 per pack — the highest price in the nation — after a law passed last year went into effect Friday The new minimum cigarette price was a central component of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s tobacco legislation package, signed
NBCNew York.com
added Jun 2, 2018 10:37
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[New York] Hundreds of contraband cigarettes allegedly seized on Hylan Boulevard

, Ahmed Alarashi, 59, of Richmond, Calif., a city north of Berkeley, was arrested by the department's Cigarette Strike Force, the city Sheriff's Office and investigators from the Richmond County District Attorney's office. The 232 cartons of contraband c
Staten Island (NY) Live
added Jun 2, 2018 10:22
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VIDEO: New York City hikes pack of cigarettes to $13, highest in US

The number of places you can buy them will also be going down, under legislation signed by Mayor Bill de Blasio last August. The new minimum price law makes New York the most expensive place in the U.S. to buy cigarettes. Officials with the Department
WABC-TV Ch. 7
added Jun 2, 2018 10:14
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[New York] Fed. Law Applies In Native Cig Tax Suit, 2nd Circ. Told ($$)

The government filed its amicus brief on Tuesday to support New York's appeal of a July 2016 decision in which King Mountain Tobacco Co. beat most of the federal claims that...
Law360
added May 30, 2018 23:37
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[New York] Letter: Apartment complexes should be smoke-free

The Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Coalition (STTAC) is a valuable resource for tenants and apartment managers. STTAC can provide consultation and policy development services and signage free of charge. They can be reached at 607-737-2858 or sarahrobbin
Elmira (NY) Star-Gazette
added May 26, 2018 15:55
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[New York] UA Professor’s Exhibition Bites into Tobacco’s Influence in the Big Apple

the Big Apple was late to show much activism against one of the leading killers in the United States because of the heavy influence of its producers... The exhibition illustrates how New York City, which was home to hundreds of small cigar and cigarette
University of Alabama at Birmingham
added May 18, 2018 14:21
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