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[New York] LETTER: SULLY: HUD proposes smoking ban across all public housing

Deidre M. Sully, deputy director of NYC Smoke-Free, wirtes about smoking in public housing....The required implementation of smoke-free policies, as outlined by the proposed HUD rule, would positively impact the 400,000 New Yorkers who live in public hou
New York Amsterdam News
added Jan 8, 2016 01:32

2 Maryland men jailed in $6.6 million cigarette scheme in New York

Two Maryland men charged with helping to sell more than $6.6 million in black market cigarettes in New York were sentenced in federal court this week. U.S. District Judge William D. Quarles, Jr. sentenced Nikolay Zakharyan, 24, of Owings Mills to a year
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jan 6, 2016 18:47
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[New York] Clarence company could help smokers kick the habit

22nd Century Group is trying to become the world’s first manufacturer of cigarettes with the distinction “very low nicotine.” And while it could be another year before the FDA issues an approval on their request, experts say this could be another importa (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added Jan 6, 2016 15:12

[New York] 22nd Century hopes to sell its low nicotine cigarettes

A Clarence cigarette manufacturer, 22nd Century Group, is asking federal regulators for permission to tout one of its cigarette brands for their very low nicotine content. The application to the U.S., Food and Drug Administration is part of 22nd Century
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 5, 2016 19:35

[New York, Pennsylvania] Pa. Supreme Court rejects tobacco manufacturers' appeal over $120M in settlement money

A Pennsylvania appeals court upheld April 10 a lower-court ruling that allows the state to keep the money from manufacturers that included R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Lorillard Inc. and Philip Morris USA.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 5, 2016 19:34
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[New York] Officials: Cigarette sparks house fire, killing NY woman

Officials say a woman has been found dead in Ulster County after a cigarette started a house fire.... The 52-year-old woman was found dead on Sunday in Ellenville. Deputies say the windows of the home were covered in a black coating on the inside. The h
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 5, 2016 19:20
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[New York] Deadly Brooklyn Brownstone Fire Caused by Smoking: FDNY

The fire that killed a man inside a four-family brownstone in Brooklyn New Year's Day has been determined to be accidental, the result of someone smoking in the house, fire officials say.
added Jan 5, 2016 19:18

[New York] Roswell researchers say lung cancer patients who stop smoking live longer

Lung cancer patients who quit smoking shortly before or after diagnosis get a significant survival benefit, despite the severity of the disease, Roswell Park Cancer Institute researchers found.
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 5, 2016 19:08

Uma Thurman wraps up warm in chic coat and head scarf as she has a smoke during New York stroll...after Quentin Tarantino hints they could team up again for Kill Bill 3

A hint of makeup highlighted the actress' stunning features as she puffed on a cigarette during the walk.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 2, 2016 15:42

[New York] Albany, Schenectady and Troy Housing Authority units now smoke free

The housing authority units built four years ago share a common ventilation system and officials there hope the new rule will protect the health of those who do not want to be exposed to secondhand smoke.
WTEN TV ABC Channel 10 (Albany, NY)
added Jan 1, 2016 15:59
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