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[New York] Port North raises tobacco age to 21

Port Washington North trustees approved a law Thursday that raises the minimum age for the sale of tobacco products and devices within village grounds to 21. The board of trustees also passed a second law, sponsored by Mayor Bob Weitzner, that prohibits
The Island Now (Williston Park, NY)
added Aug 8, 2017 13:36
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AUDIO: Blair Horner: Good News And Bad News In New York’s Cancer Fighting Efforts

Instead of investing some of these tobacco revenues into programs to help reduce the health care carnage caused by smoking, the state’s program has suffered from devastating cuts during the Cuomo Administration, and has lost more than half of its funding
WAMC/Northeast Public Radio (Albany, NY)
added Aug 8, 2017 00:48

[New York] Smokers Could Turn to Vaping If FDA Regulates Nicotine

The FDA’s initiative may upend the $130 billion American tobacco industry. It’s also likely to set off a ferocious lobbying and legal war in Washington, and push the cigarette industry to develop products that rely less on burning carcinogenic tobacco an
Bloomberg News
added Aug 7, 2017 19:22

[New York] Tiny Biotech's Tobacco Tinkering Makes It a Rare Winner

tiny 22nd Century Group Inc. has something that’s suddenly in high demand -- it grows tobacco plants with just 3 percent of the nicotine in typical tobacco plans. As stocks of cigarette giants plunged over the past week, 22nd Century’s shares are up 70 pe
Bloomberg News
added Aug 5, 2017 21:32

[New York] Treaties May Absolve Tribal Member Of Taxes, Judge Rules ($$)

A New York federal judge handed the IRS its second defeat in a lawsuit from a member of the Seneca Nation of Indians ... ... summary order dealt with cigarettes made from tobacco brought onto Seneca land, and not the products from...
added Aug 5, 2017 21:07

[New York] The American Illicit Cigarette Trade’s Foreign Financial Tentacles

International money laundering is a major aspect of domestic cigarette trafficking. Many buttleggers and seemingly small-scale illicit cigarette vendors are part of transnational criminal organizations. See...tweets below from the New York City Sheriff.
Center for Regulatory Effectiveness (CRE)
added Aug 4, 2017 19:03

[New York] Boyfriend, 57, 'ran over and killed his girlfriend of five years after a drunken argument about her smoking at a restaurant'

Cops say he tried to leave her at restaurant 'to teach her a lesson about smoking' Miceli tried to get in his car when she fell underneath and was killed, police said
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:48

[New York] Dave Chappelle Sizes Up America at Radio City

His new show starts theatrically, with the comedian ascending from beneath the floor of the stage under a ring of lights and over a cloud of smoke. Puffing on a cigarette, he wears
New York Times
added Aug 3, 2017 01:02

[New York] ENDS Are Here – Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems – Free Information Session

Chautauqua Alcohol & Substance Abuse Council (CASAC) is offering a free educational session for community members and professionals on current information regarding e-cigarettes & vapors. The session is entitled “ENDS Are Here – Overview of Electronic Nic
Jamestown (NY) Gazette
added Aug 1, 2017 18:21

New York spent legal settlement funds on budget relief: comptroller

Half of the money spent so far from New York state's $10 billion in legal settlement windfall has gone to support the state budget rather than the capital projects for which it should be used....using tobacco settlement payments to pay certain Medicaid co
added Jul 30, 2017 11:42
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