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[Australia, New Zealand] Controversial cigarette factory opens

Lower Hutt's mayor has opened a factory expansion that will add millions of dollars and 50 new jobs to the Wellington economy. However it's controversial. It's a tobacco factory which will make almost 4 billion cigarettes per year, with most of them to
TV3 (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 12:43
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[Australia, New Zealand] NZ cigarette factory controversial

A cigarette factory in Petone is causing controversy
TV3 (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 11:45
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[Australia, New Zealand] Cigarette factory fires up

Imperial Tobacco says a ''future proofed'' factory in Petone will operate in the area for ''as long as it can'' with smoking destined to continue even if plain packaging legislation is passed.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 11:45
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[New Zealand] Arthur Taylor fights for cigarettes in jail

One of the country's highest-profile inmates has been at the High Court trying to get the rule that bans smoking in jails thrown out. Arthur Taylor, who is a non-smoker, claims the blanket prohibition breaches part of the Bill of Rights and it isn't rea
TV3 (nz)
added Aug 6, 2012 11:43
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[New Zealand] Tobacco battle lights up

Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace is defending "good employer" Imperial Tobacco, as he prepares to officially open its $45 million factory upgrade.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 4, 2012 23:16
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[New Zealand] Smoking breaches down as prisoners get message

Corrections staff say safety is also improved because prisoners no longer have access to lighter and matches.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 5, 2012 14:50
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[New Zealand] E-cigarettes on trial

Researchers at the Clinical Trials Research Unit, The University of Auckland, are conducting a study of electronic cigarettes to see if they can help smokers to quit.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 30, 2012 15:38
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[New Zealand] THORNE: Editorial: Tobacco best out of sight

As a smoker myself, who has tried many times to kick the habit, I support the move.
Whangarei Northern Advocate (nz)
added Jul 31, 2012 13:17
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[New Zealand] Henare disputes risks of pregnant women smoking

National MP Tau Henare has disputed the risks of pregnant women smoking and has described smokers as "the new lepers".
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:46
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[New Zealand] Invalid denies smoking inside

A 60-year-old invalid on ACC is being kicked out of his Invercargill home for something he says he did not do. Murray Amos, who is dependent on home help and cannot walk without support, has been told to leave his Isabella St house by property managers
Southland Times (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:35
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