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[New York] Ontario NY Rejects Bill that Would Have Raised the Tobacco Legal Age

Last week, legislators in Ontario County N.Y., rejected a proposed regulation that would have raised the legal minimum age to purchase tobacco products and alternatives, from 18 to 21.
Vaping Post (ch)
added Aug 30, 2018 17:01
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[New York] Vaping: Parents, school districts, FDA face e-cigarette learning curve

Students from local school districts asked Northern Westchester Hospital in 2018 to focus on vaping during regional health-education programs. The request came after a student leadership council recognized the urgency of combating rampant vaping at their
New York Journal News
added Aug 30, 2018 17:00
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Evaluating the impact and equity of a tobacco-free pharmacy law on retailer density in New York City neighbourhoods [FREE FULL TEXT]

In order to minimise disparities in the tobacco retail environment, local governments considering a similar ban should supplement this strategy with other retailer restrictions to achieve equitable outcomes.
Tobacco Control
added Aug 30, 2018 16:37
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[New York] NYC's tobacco-free pharmacy law substantially reduces retailer density, yet impact unequal

law substantially reduces tobacco retailer density overall, but the policy's impact is not evenly distributed across neighborhoods, according to a new study at Columbia's Mailman School of Public Health. On average, retailer density will decrease by nearl
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:36
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Pete Davidson rocks old school 'Kool' cigarette T-shirt to run errands in New York

The 24-year-old Saturday Night Live star rocked a T-shirt bearing the logo of old school cigarette brand Kool.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:18
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[New York] Joaquin Phoenix puffs away on cigarette during casual stroll through NYC... after Alec Baldwin drops out of Joker film

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 30, 2018 16:15
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[New York, Virginia] NY Man Arrested on Eastern Shore for Trafficking Contraband

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot has announced agents from the Field Enforcement Division (FED) have arrested a New York man who has been charged in Maryland as a result of a surveillance operation on Virginia’s Eastern Shore. “My FED agents’ vigilanc
WBOC TV16 (Salisbury, MD)
added Aug 29, 2018 22:16
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New York Court Won’t Remove Tobacco Company From Asbestos Litigation ($$)

Deeming the Maryland appellate ruling in R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. v Stidham, 448 Md. 497, 141 A3d 1 (2016), instructive, a New York judge in an opinion posted Aug. 27 rejected efforts by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. to transfer smoking-related allegations b
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 29, 2018 22:02
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[New York] Anti-smoking law for NYC apartments poised to take effect

A new city regulation, Local Law 147, goes into effect Aug. 28 and mandates that all multidwelling properties outline and clearly post a smoking policy for its tenants. Although the law does not force landlords and co-op boards to make their buildings sm
amNew York
added Aug 28, 2018 04:51
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[New York] Ex-CDC director Frieden accused of groping woman's buttocks

Frieden became New York City's health commissioner in 2002 and was known for his aggressive measures to attack chronic diseases. In 2003, New York banned smoking in almost all workplaces, a precedent-setting move that inspired other cities to do the same
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 26, 2018 16:10
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