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[North Dakota] LaFAIVE: Smuggling Undermines Tobacco Tax Hike Goals

Higher taxes to curb cigarette smoking are probably not as influential as some believe and they often come with every manner of unintended consequence. When considering this excise tax hike proposal it would be wise for state lawmakers to consider all of
Mackinac Center for Public Policy
added Feb 4, 2013 13:58
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North Dakota lawmakers mull roll-your-own smokes bill

The State Tax Department is supporting a bill that would require commercial roll-your-own cigarette machine owners to register their equipment and pay the same taxes as name-brand packaged smokes.
 WDAY TV & Radio (Fargo, ND)
added Jan 19, 2013 18:09
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[North Dakota] A deadly, preventable disease caused by smoking

Again, the greatest risk of developing COPD is long-term cigarette smoking. Pipe smokers, cigar smokers and individuals exposed to a large amount of second-hand smoke also are at risk. So please don’t start or try smoking, and stop if you currently smoke
Bismarck (ND) Tribune
added Nov 11, 2012 22:12
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Voters Make North Dakota Smoke-Free

North Dakota voters on Tuesday delivered a big win for health by approving Measure 4, which enacts a statewide law requiring all restaurants, bars and other workplaces to be smoke-free. The new law will protect everyone's right to breathe clean air, free
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 7, 2012 13:27
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[North Dakota] Dangers of Smoking with Oxygen

A Sunday fire has left several families without a place to live.
KVLY TV 11 (Fargo, ND)
added May 14, 2012 20:06
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National Report: North Dakota Again Ranks 1st in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

For the fourth straight year, North Dakota ranks 1st in the country in funding programs that prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit...North Dakota is spending $9.9 million this year on tobacco prevention and cessation programs, compared with the
PR Newswire
added Dec 19, 2016 20:04
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[North Dakota] Tobacco Marketing Costs Exceed Those of Prevention Efforts

According to the North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy, the state is spending less to fight tobacco use than companies are using to market the product, which the group says is a good thing. Jeanne Prom, executive director of the
KQCD-TV (Dickinson, ND)
added Oct 31, 2013 16:00
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[North Dakota] Letter: Thoreson fronts for Big Tobacco

In a recent letter to the editor, Rep. Blair Thoreson, R-Fargo, criticized a Grand Forks physician for not supporting his support for e-cigarettes. ... What is approved and what does work is three-fold: attitude, education and medicine. First, want to
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Jul 14, 2013 11:07
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[Indiana, Kansas, Michigan, North Dakota, Wisconsin] COSGROVE: Smoking in Oklahoma: Five states that have gone smoke-free

I was curious about other states that have made similar efforts. So, here’s a list of five states that have recently gone “smoke-free” in some regard.
The Oklahoman
added Feb 21, 2013 17:19
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[North Dakota] Smokeless tobacco often overlooked but also hard to quit

But those products don’t include guidelines for smokeless tobacco users, and Jilek and classmate Mike Fisher decided to do something about it. For a research project they’ll present at a pharmacists meeting hosted by NDSU next month, the two crunched th
Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Jan 7, 2013 16:05
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