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[North Carolina] Filmmaker responds to charges in Reynolds case

won’t talk about whether he tried to get cigarette manufacturer R.J. Reynolds to give him $15,000 he intended to use to fund his horror movie. The accusation is the subject of an indictment filed last week. In
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 10, 2014 12:20
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[North Carolina] Tobacco companies respond to CDC report on e-cigarette poisionings

Jason Healy, the president of e-cigarette manufacturer Blu eCigs, told ABC News the report is part of “an ongoing attack on the e-cigs industry by various anti-smoking groups.” “The product is for adult smokers, and therefore the responsibility for chil
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Apr 7, 2014 16:58
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[North Carolina] CONGRESSIONAL LETTER TO SECRETARY OF THE NAVY RAY MABUS (PDF)

should be spent on paying for nicotine replacement therapy products instead of addressing the readiness, operations, and maintenance ... demonizing those who chose to do so undermines personal freedom
US Congressman Richard Hudson (R-NC)
added Apr 7, 2014 13:37
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[North Carolina] Traditional tobacco going up in smoke

Policy director Roxanne Elliott of FirstHealth Richmond Memorial Hospital said it modified its tobacco-free environment policy in May 2012 to include electronic cigarettes as tobacco products, prohibiting their use anywhere inside or outside on the groun
Richmond County (NC) Daily Journal
added Apr 8, 2014 11:28
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[North Carolina] Hudson Defends Servicemembers' Right to Tobacco

"Each and every day, our servicemen and women risk their lives, devoting themselves fully to defending the United States in the face of growing national security threats. The fact that a ban on sales of a legal product is even being considered is absurd
US Congressman Richard Hudson (R-NC)
added Apr 7, 2014 13:08
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[North Carolina] UPDATE: CDC report highlights poisoning risk from liquid nicotine in e-cigs

“This study must serve as a wake-up call – not just to parents to keep this e-liquid out of the hands of their children, but also to adult users to take extreme precaution when coming into contact with this liquid.” Bill Godshall, executive director of S
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 4, 2014 15:27
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[Florida, North Carolina] Filmmaker charged with trying to extort R.J. Reynolds

Joseph Patrick Kelly is accused of threatening to release some footage he shot for Reynolds of a mock trial, unless the company donated $15,000 to a Kickstarter campaign for a horror film ... "Well, from the photos attached you can probably see some impo
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 4, 2014 15:24
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[North Carolina] Reynolds American touts e-cig safety features in wake of CDC warning

Reynolds placed on its website information about Vuse’s safety features, including that it contains a “keep out of the reach of children” warning. The Vuse e-cigs are designed and assembled domestically, with the liquid made in Winston-Salem. The company
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 4, 2014 15:23
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[North Carolina] MEMBERS' LETTER TO SUBCOMMITTEE ON DEFENSE (PDF)

We support the continued efforts of service leaders in implement low-to-no cost alternatives to incentivize service members to quit smoking. Last year alone, tobacco sales in Navy Exchanges decreased by 12 percent, indicating considerable success through
US Congressman Richard Hudson (R-NC)
added Apr 7, 2014 13:26
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[North Carolina] Ask SAM: Smoking can be permitted outdoors at restaurants

Answer: It depends on the layout of the patio, but often smoking is allowed there. “North Carolina's law does not allow smoking inside most restaurants and bars,” said Kirsti Clifford in the communications department at the N.C. Department of Health and H
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 28, 2014 11:18
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