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[North Carolina] Renegade bankruptcy plan gets court approval

The liquidation plan for three bankrupt Mocksville tobacco companies was approved this week by a U.S. Bankruptcy Court judge. The decision by Judge William Stocks sets the stage for the end of a legal case that began nearly six years ago ana ultimately c
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 13, 2014 20:56
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[North Carolina] Mecklenburg smoking ban vote delayed

Mecklenburg County commissioners delayed their vote on two smoking ban ordinances that had been scheduled for next Wednesday’s regular meeting. After hearing concerns from officials of the county’s seven municipalities, commissioners decided they needed
Charlotte (NC) Observer
added Sep 13, 2014 20:49

[North Carolina] From the Archives: Tobacco sold at high prices in 1964

"Tobacco is still selling well, especially smoking types," says sales supervisor Bradley Smith. The day's average of $54.10 per 100 pounds is only slightly below the day before's record-setting $59.15.
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Sep 13, 2014 18:00

[North Carolina] Full complaint coming in Reynolds lawsuit over Lorillard

The plaintiff in a lawsuit targeting Reynolds American Inc.'s $27.4 billion offer for Lorillard Inc. said in an N.C. Business Court filing Wednesday it will wait for the companies' proxy statements before fully revealing its complaint.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 12, 2014 10:36

[North Carolina] Smoking ban could affect parks, government buildings

Mecklenburg County Board of Commissioners, including Karen Bentley of District 1, will vote Sept. 18 on the smoking ban ordinances restricting all tobacco products in parks and smoke products on government grounds.
Huntersville (NC) Herald
added Sep 11, 2014 10:45

[North Carolina] Sibling rivalry? Reynolds' new Zonnic could be competition for company's e-cig

Zonnic, marketed by Niconovum USA Inc., is the first stop-smoking aid sold by a tobacco manufacturer with Food and Drug Administration approval. Meanwhile, subsidiary R.J. Reynolds Vapor Co. is nearing completion of its national rollout of e-cig brand Vu
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 8, 2014 16:56

[North Carolina] Congressman Says Everyone Should Be Free To Smoke And Fire Gay People

Republican Robert Pittenger compared the right to fire LGBT workers to the right to smoke cigarettes on private property. After assuring ThinkProgress that he “respects everyone” and “loves people,” Pittenger said he believes companies should have the rig
Think Progress (blog)
added Sep 8, 2014 16:34

[North Carolina] Durham celebrates 10 years since the opening of the American Tobacco campus

For anyone who remembers that slice of Durham before American Tobacco – before Tyler’s Taproom served a garlic fry, before Burt’s Bees opened its corporate offices, before WUNC’s Back Porch on the Lawn series – Sunday’s celebration made the transformatio
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Sep 8, 2014 16:21

[North Carolina] Big 3 tobacco makers want FDA to ban vapor e-cigs

Reynolds American Inc. has fired an expected shot across the bow of small vapor cigarette manufacturers.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 7, 2014 15:10

[North Carolina] Just 13, and Working Risky 12-Hour Shifts in the Tobacco Fields

Obama administration withdrew Ms. Solis’s proposed rule after encountering intense opposition …But some proponents still hope to revive the tobacco part of the proposal once this year’s midterm elections are over...hundreds of children under 16 like Saray
New York Times
added Sep 6, 2014 14:12
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