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[North Carolina] Public housing to implement smoke-free policy ($$)

The High Point Housing Authority is implementing a smoke-free policy for all of its housing properties, grounds and administrative offices. The HPHA has been promoting and preparing its residents and staff for a smoke-free environment over the past four
High Point (NC) Enterprise
added May 4, 2018 21:01
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[North Carolina] Smoking ban near facilities considered

Pasquotank County may soon forbid smoking near county facilities, including the county courthouse. Commissioners should have a revised smoking ordinance to review later this month, and could potentially enact it next month, County Attorney Mike Cox said
Elizabeth City (NC) Daily Advance
added May 4, 2018 21:00
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[North Carolina] HISTORY-MAKER: William Cyrus Briggs

he came to town with plans to improve mechanized cigarette manufacturing. During those days, Duke’s American Tobacco Co. was the only company with a machine capable of producing cigarettes, making it difficult for other, smaller firms to compete.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 1, 2018 22:54
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[North Carolina] Juul Labs agrees to support age-21 restrictions for buying its e-cigs

Juul Labs Inc. needed less than a day to agree to take significant steps to address federal and state regulatory concerns...Officials with Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools have said they are aware of students using Juul — which is in the shape of a p
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 25, 2018 16:08
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[North Carolina] Duke to ban all smoking on campus by 2020

The university will implement the policy over two years to allow time for students and members of the community to seek treatment to stop smoking, a statement from Duke’s President Vincent Price said. Kushal Kadakia, Duke’s student body vice president..
Daily Tar Heel (UNC)
added Apr 23, 2018 16:22
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[North Carolina] Tobacco stocks burned by slump in Japanese market for one company's heated cigarettes

Eclipse was considered ahead of its time when developed in the 1990s, but has struggled to gain traction with smokers while in national distribution from 2003 to 2007. Eclipse remains available in limited supply at wholesale and retailer request, includi
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 20, 2018 18:05
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[North Carolina] U.S. senators put pressure on Juul, FDA to tighten marketing regulations

A group of 11 Democratic U.S. senators is applying pressure to the top-selling electronic cigarette maker and the Food and Drug Administration to tighten marketing of the products. In particular, the senators want the FDA “to take immediate steps to ban
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 19, 2018 17:59
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[North Carolina] Duke University, which has a long history with tobacco, will go smoke-free in 2020

Included in the ban will be cigarettes, cigars and hookahs but not chewing tobacco, e-cigarettes or therapeutic nicotine products. On-campus stores will stop selling tobacco products this July. "In taking this important step, Duke will be joining many o
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Apr 17, 2018 19:38
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[North Carolina] Up in smoke: Tobacco’s decline

A quarter century after tobacco was the money crop in Robeson County, bringing in hundreds of millions a year to farmers and those who provide support services, the amount of tobacco grown here is a fraction of what it was then. But the number of Robeso
Lumberton (NC) Robesonian
added Apr 15, 2018 01:48
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[North Carolina] UPDATE: 5 more arrests made in synthetic drug case

Akram Abdel-Aziz, 50, no address provided, is charged in a criminal complaint with the possession with intent to distribute a quantity of 5F-ADB, a synthetic cannabinoid listed as a Schedule I controlled substance, according to a news release issue by th
Jacksonville (NC) Daily News
added Apr 14, 2018 21:50
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