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[Florida, North Carolina] SCHWALBE: Legal product, criminal acts: Why tobacco companies deserve punitive damages

What matters is the behavior of the company that intentionally misrepresented and cruelly manipulated the product for the sake of profit. In the case of tobacco, it is more than reasonable when imposing penalties to remember that the product is dealt by a
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Aug 4, 2014 16:11
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[North Carolina] Lorillard CEO Murray Kessler's comments lead analyst Bonnie Herzog to believe deal with Reynolds likely

Wells Fargo analyst Bonnie Herzog said in a research report that her company hosted investor meetings with Lorillard's (NYSE: LO) management team on Wednesday in Boston and that, as expected, Kessler would not say much regarding the speculation of a pote
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added May 29, 2014 17:12
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[North Carolina] McIntyre Pushes for Fair Treatment of Tobacco Growers

U.S. Congressman Mike McIntyre is pushing USDA to help tobacco farmers by urging it to make an adjustment to the tobacco federal crop insurance program so that claim amounts may better reflect market prices.
US House of Representatives
added Sep 12, 2012 03:18
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[North Carolina] Pinehurst Bans Tobacco Use, Concealed Guns From Recreational Facilities

The Village Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to ban the two items at village playgrounds, athletic fields, swimming pools and ohter athletic facilities. . . . The lone exception to the tobacco ban will be the Harness Track.
Southern Pines (NC) Pilot
added Jul 24, 2012 17:56
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[North Carolina] E-cigarettes 'lesser of two evils'

Electronic cigarettes are an increasingly popular option for those trying to quit smoking, but they come with their own set of warnings.
WRAL-TV (Raleigh, NC)
added Jun 5, 2012 15:24
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[North Carolina] $29 billion deal creates ‘dream portfolio’ / Lorillard acquisition puts top brands in Reynolds’ hands

Reynolds American Inc.’s first day of ownership of Newport was akin to having Christmas in June for its management, marketing and research and development teams.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 12, 2015 22:47
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[North Carolina] Report: Reynolds, Lorillard deal set for final FTC review

A pivotal, possibly final, meeting between Reynolds American Inc. and Lorillard Inc. officials and federal regulators may take place this week, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. The meeting with Federal Trade Commission members could be the last s
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 30, 2015 21:15
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[North Carolina] The 2013 Reynolds American, Inc. Annual Shareholders Meeting: orders, points of order, “out of order” and ordered out!

Dr. Sharon Brown, a grandmother and a shareholder from Pennsylvania, who was seated second from the aisle where the company’s sole microphone ... saw Dr. Brown fall to the floor after she attempted to get by the RAI employee. By the time Dr. Brown was ab
Public Health Advocacy Institute (PHAI)
added May 19, 2013 13:37
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[North Carolina] Carolina Beach May Have No Authority To Ban Smoking On Beach

The Town of Carolina Beach may not be the owners of their beachfront and therefore be unable to enact a ban on smoking on the beach.
Island Gazette
added Aug 4, 2012 14:27
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[North Carolina] Huntersville commissioners ban smoking in parks

The Town Board of Commissioners voted Monday to ban smoking in public parks, on greenways and at the Aquatic Center, but opted against a tobacco-free policy that also would have banned smokeless tobacco products.
Huntersville (NC) Herald
added Jul 23, 2012 02:47
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