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[North Carolina] Vaping devices prohibited in Forsyth County schools student code of conduct

“The AR has been amended to expand the definition of tobacco products as prohibited items, as well as identify vaping devices as prohibited items. The purpose of the change was to clarify and align the AR to current practice in schools, and has been the s
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Sep 9, 2018 20:17
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[North Carolina] Whitaker Park developer pursues Brownfields certification which allows state tax credits for cleaning up R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. campus buildings

When Reynolds opened Whitaker Park in 1961 at a cost of $32 million, it was considered the world’s largest and most modern cigarette-manufacturing plant. In today’s dollars, the plant would have cost $270.2 million to build, according to U.S. Bureau of L
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 29, 2018 06:56
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[North Carolina] Auction a throwback to tobacco’s heyday

The live auction, the primary means of selling tobacco for more than a century, has been a rare format ever since the tobacco buyout in 2004. Today, about 92 percent of tobacco sold in the country is under contract, but the remainder is sold in a nontra
Wilson (NC) Daily Times
added Aug 24, 2018 12:59
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[North Carolina] Gaston leaders hear teens’ thoughts on tobacco

This summer, a group of local teenagers with Tobacco Free Gaston used photos to showcase the harmful effects of tobacco use. Throughout June, large photos of littered cigarette butts, smoldering cigarettes and a slew of other images were displayed at the
Gaston (NC) Gazette
added Aug 23, 2018 12:06
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[North Carolina] AUDIO: Top UNC Leaders Condemn Confederate Statue Toppling

by reading from its 1913 dedication speech , by tobacco magnate Julian Carr, which praises Confederate veterans for terrorizing former slaves and making sure "the purest strain of the Anglo Saxon is to be found in the 13 Southern States."
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 21, 2018 17:34
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[North Carolina] Should e-cigs be marketed as a public-health benefit? UK report adds new fuel to debate over efforts to reduce smoking

“The House of Commons committee report on e-cigarettes is science-based, rational and reasonable, and it will have absolutely no effect on health authorities and regulators in the U.S.,” said Brad Rodu, a professor of medicine at the University of Louisv
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 21, 2018 13:11
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[North Carolina] Who are the top 10 employers in Forsyth County?

4. Reynolds American Inc. What it does: The second largest U.S. tobacco manufacturer with the No. 2 market share in traditional cigarettes and electronic cigarettes. British American Tobacco Plc completed taking over full ownership of the company in Jul
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 13, 2018 08:23
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[North Carolina] 4th Circuit Orders Court To Substitute U.S. As Defendant Following Tobacco Stings ($$)

A North Carolina federal judge abused his discretion in agreeing to reconsider a predecessor’s order that granted a petition to substitute the United States as a party defendant under the Westfall Act in a dispute stemming from undercover tobacco traffic
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 7, 2018 21:36
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[North Carolina] Juul eyes Bluetooth technology to limit youth usage of its e-cigs

the strategy is unlikely to be rolled out domestically for years since it would require Juul Labs to successfully complete a daunting Food and Drug Administration regulatory gauntlet. “We are actively evaluating new technologies and features to help keep
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 5, 2018 06:42
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[North Carolina] Residents question new anti-smoking policy at HAWS properties; say ban infringes on rights

The Housing Authority of Winston-Salem has implemented a smoke-free policy at its nine properties, in line with a federal policy that took effect Tuesday. But many residents are opposed to the policy, saying the agency is infringing on their rights. Som
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 2, 2018 04:24
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