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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] COURSEN-NEFF: The Hidden Victims of Tobacco

In the upcoming campaign season, much attention will be focused on small things, like who smokes and who doesn't. But America's youngest, and poorest, workforce shouldn't be forgotten. Leaders should promise to amend U.S. child labor law to provide the s
Huffington Post (blog)
added Sep 5, 2012 17:13
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[North Carolina] The $27B Reynolds-Lorillard deal: Which brands go where? (SLIDESHOW)

Newport will strengthen Reynolds' brand portfolio, which already includes Camel, Pall Mall, Natural American Spirit and the Grizzly smokeless tobacco product. Meanwhile, Imperial would not only gain Reynolds' Kool, Salem and Winston cigarette brands but a
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added May 29, 2015 14:22
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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] 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] Carolina Beach to draft smoking ban for some areas

To a light applause, the Carolina Beach Town Council unanimously voted Tuesday night to instruct town staff to prepare an ordinance banning smoking in some areas of the beach.
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Jul 11, 2012 06:23
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Proposed Cuts to North Carolina's Highly Successful Tobacco Prevention Programs Will Hurt Kids and Increase Health Care Costs

We urge the North Carolina General Assembly to reject a legislative committee's proposal to slash funding for the state's highly successful tobacco prevention programs and instead maintain funding at the current level of $17.3 million a year. It would be
PR Newswire
added May 28, 2012 14:28
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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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