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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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[North Carolina] Smoking Gun: Tobacco giant reveals funding of NC dark money group backing McCrory

As part of transparency initiative pushed by a shareholder, tobacco giant Reynolds American revealed it was a backer of the secretive Renew North Carolina Foundation, which launched in late 2012 to support the agenda of North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory.
Institute for Southern Studies / Facing South
added Apr 7, 2014 14:26
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[Mississippi, North Carolina] Phelps gets 40 months, owes $5.1 million in tobacco scheme

Calvin Phelps was sentenced ... to develop a fake paper trail giving the illusion he shipped tobacco products out of the U.S. He admitted his actions were aimed at avoiding paying Master Settlement Agreement monies owed from participating tobacco compan
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
added Mar 26, 2014 01:24
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