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[North Carolina] State to receive $108M in disputed tobacco company payments

North Carolina’s General Fund will see a $100 million bounce in the wake of a settlement between 19 states and major cigarette makers over disputed MSA payments.
Business Journal of the Greater Triad Area
added Dec 20, 2012 14:53

[North Carolina] Tobacco companies reach deal on Master Settlement Agreement

The nation’s top tobacco manufacturers reached an agreement today with 17 states, including North Carolina, on a new method of determining payments involving the Master Settlement Agreement.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 18, 2012 23:57

[North Carolina] Secondhand smoke lingers, travels with you

Smoke, however, imbeds itself in your clothes and can create issues for those around you, said Dr. Katie Twomley, cardiologist at Wake Forest Baptist Health — Lexington Medical Center. "It's been my general experience with smokers, in relation to a house
The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
added Dec 18, 2012 04:05

Zero Dollars for Prevention Risks More Teen Smokers in North Carolina - Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids

Of the states, North Carolina is one of the worst offenders. This year, North Carolina lawmakers eliminated funding for the state's highly successful tobacco prevention and cessation program. North Carolina will collect $433 million in tobacco revenues,
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 17, 2012 14:39

[North Carolina] SCHWALBE: Just when teen smoking rates were declining

Looking back at actions by the N.C. General Assembly in 2012, one stands out for its stunning shortsightedness: defunding the enormously successful Tobacco Reality Unfiltered media campaign. . . . . Owing largely to this decision, North Carolina now h
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Dec 16, 2012 15:57

[North Carolina] Electronic cigarettes gaining on traditional products

Herzog said recently in a note to investors that e-cig sales could grow fast enough to affect the payments states receive from the landmark Master Settlement Agreement.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 15, 2012 22:06

[North Carolina] Developer says 'no' to hotel project for Reynolds building

Quaintance-Weaver Restaurants and Hotels said Thursday the current room rates and demand were not strong enough to justify the investment for the hotel it envisioned.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 15, 2012 22:02

[North Carolina] Renegade bankruptcy trustee defends payments for work on case

The fate of Renegade Holdings Inc., Renegade Tobacco Co. and Alternative Brands Inc. could be determined at a Jan. 8 hearing in front of U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge William Stocks.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 15, 2012 22:00

[North Carolina] Aldermen to close holes in smoking ban

The ban, which passed Nov. 6 with the support of about 65 percent of Wrightsville Beach voters, has been plagued with questions about enforcement. Currently, the non-smoking area of the beachfront is along the ocean from Jack Parker Boulevard to the nor
Wilmington (NC) Star-News
added Dec 14, 2012 17:16

[North Carolina] D.A.R.E. Officers And Parents React To State's Decision To Cut Funding To Tobacco Prevention Programs

added Dec 13, 2012 17:51
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