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[North Carolina] Cumberland County's outdoor smoking ban part of national trend while some experts question health rationale

Smokers have less than five months to enjoy smoke breaks on county property such as libraries, the Health Department, Social Services, the old courthouse on Gillespie Street and the E. Newton Smith Center. But Cumberland County is far from the first jur
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Aug 9, 2013 18:32
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[North Carolina] Cumberland County's outdoor smoking ban part of national trend while some experts question health rationale

The Cumberland County ban is just the latest limit placed on smokers. A state law has banned smoking in restaurants and bars since 2010, although smoking on outside patios is permitted. The Cumberland County school system adopted a policy in 2003 to ban
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Aug 8, 2013 21:26
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[North Carolina] Reynolds continues to protect trademarks in e-cigarette suits

Protecting the Camel and Winston trademarks from misuse by small electronic-cigarette retailers has kept a Reynolds American Inc. subsidiary quite busy over the past four years. Reynolds Innovations Inc. has filed 29 lawsuits in the U.S. District Court
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 6, 2013 14:59
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[North Carolina] Whether e-cigarettes are a good idea remains a question

For now, e-cigarettes are in a gray area ... have been a point of contention for some who worry that teenagers may be enticed. And for now, there is no federal restriction on the sale of e-cigarettes to minors. But a North Carolina state law prohibiting
Charlotte (NC) Observer
added Aug 11, 2013 13:57
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[North Carolina] Signs warn of coming smoking ban at Cumberland County government properties

Dozens of the yard signs popped up last week at select county properties that will be going smoke-free Jan. 1. "I didn't want to make them red because the final signs will be red," said Donnie Robertson as he placed a cart load of the campaign-style sig
Fayetteville (NC) Observer
added Aug 4, 2013 17:47
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[North Carolina] Carolina Beach could soon enforce smoking ban

The Carolina Beach Town Council passed the current smoking ban on a 4-1 vote a year ago, but because the beach doesn't fall under the state's definition of public ground, the town lacks the authority to enforce the rule. Council members were aware of tha
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Aug 4, 2013 11:13
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[North Carolina] NC law takes effect banning e-cigarettes to minors

At North Carolina smoke shops and other retailers, the warning signs are going up: A law banning the sale of e-cigarettes to minors takes effect Thursday. Retailers will face the same misdemeanor charge if they sell e-cigarettes to a minor as they now do
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 1, 2013 09:01
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[North Carolina] Lorillard nets $313M in profit during second quarter

Within the growing e-cigarette category, Lorillard's blu eCigs carved out a market share of more than 40 percent, with $57 million in sales during the second quarter, up from $8 million during the same period the year before. Lorillard bought blu in Apri
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Jul 26, 2013 14:37
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[North Carolina] Lorillard nets $313M in profit during second quarter

Within the growing e-cigarette category, Lorillard's blu eCigs carved out a market share of more than 40 percent, with $57 million in sales during the second quarter, up from $8 million during the same period the year before. Lorillard bought blu in Apri
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Jul 26, 2013 14:37
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[North Carolina] FDA will do more research on menthol cigarettes

A menthol ban or other restrictions on the cigarettes would fall heavily on Lorillard Inc., whose Newport brand is the top-selling U.S. menthol cigarette at 35 percent of the market. Reynolds American Inc. has experienced revenue growth its styles of Cam
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 23, 2013 12:56
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