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[North Carolina] VIDEO: Budget cuts to tobacco prevention stirs controversy

Before his passing Justin turned his attention to prevention. He's still the face of commercials from the Tobacco Reality Unfiltered Campaign, a statewide effort to keep others from following his footsteps. “After his passing I carried on his story and
News 14 Carolina (Raleigh, NC) (Time Warner Cable)
added Jun 13, 2012 18:36
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[North Carolina] RAILLEY: The cheap cigars were good, the company even better

One of my earliest memories of smell is that of my father’s cigar ... My father's heart got weak. He had to quit his cigars. I kept smoking the cigars and the cigarettes. My father, ever the cleaner at the beach cottage, would empty my ashtrays, never
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Oct 20, 2013 20:05
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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] E-Cigarette Company Announces Offer on New Cigarettes that Won’t Fall Under Durham Smoking Ban

With the new nationally publicized ban on smoking in Durham, North Carolina beginning this week, Ecigarettereviews.me announced a new offer on their smoke-less vapor e-cigarettes that will be allowed with the new ban.
PR Web
added Aug 4, 2012 13:08
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[North Carolina] Duke Medicine Celebrates Tobacco Free Workplace

Quitting tips and `mocktails' part of recognition events
Duke University News Service
added Jul 10, 2012 14:27
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[North Carolina] GOLDSTEIN: Slashing anti-tobacco programs will cost money, lives

The North Carolina legislature is poised to dramatically reduce and probably eventually eliminate the state’s nationally recognized tobacco use prevention and cessation program
Durham (NC) Herald Sun
added Jun 5, 2012 15:04
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[North Carolina] Imperial Tobacco makes changes in advance of Reynolds deal

The U.S. subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco Group Plc announced additional members of its eight-member management team Friday as it prepares for potential federal approval of Reynolds American Inc.’s $27.4 billion deal for Lorillard Inc. Analysts and indust
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 24, 2015 13:26
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[North Carolina] Another player emerges in possible RJR, Lorillard merger

a potential fourth party — one with a trans-Atlantic presence — that may be required for Reynolds American to pull off a rumored purchase of Greensboro-based Lorillard.... Overshadowing any possible deal is the 42 percent ownership stake British American
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Jul 1, 2014 11:29
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[North Carolina] Duke Homestead: Cultivation of a Tobacco Empire

The trek back to Orange County following the Civil War marked the beginning of Washington Duke's rise to prominence in the tobacco business. He gathered his family and returned to his virtually barren homeplace. Having been unable to make the proper paym
Duke Homestead
added Oct 24, 2013 03:23
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[North Carolina] Peer Efforts Contribute to Historic Low in NC Teen Smoking Rates

A DHHS press release notes an apparent correlation between tobacco prevention efforts and the lowered rates. Since September 2007, the release says, nearly 10,000 North Carolina high school and middle school youths have pledged to stay tobacco-free in a
Southern Pines (NC) Pilot
added Aug 13, 2012 11:53
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