Headlines Tagged with Oklahoma — 2,110 headlines found
Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin's staff is negotiating with tribes over new tobacco compacts in an effort to make tobacco taxes more consistent in the state.
Jul 5, 2013 The Oklahoman
added Jul 7, 2013 17:27
The e-cigarette industry is expected to reach $1 billion within the next few years, far surpassing its current estimated $300 million in retail revenue, according to Wells Fargo's Tobacco Talk research.
Jun 24, 2013 The Oklahoman
added Jun 24, 2013 12:54
a new industry is blossoming across Oklahoma: Mom-and-pop stores that sell “vapor” products that use a heating element to convert nicotine into an inhalable water vapor. But many of these small businesses fear big tobacco companies are trying to cut the
Apr 22, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Apr 23, 2013 14:05
“This is a victory for tobacco lobbyists and the tobacco industry,” said Alex Weintz, Fallin’s communications director. “It’s a defeat for the state of Oklahoma and anyone who cares about improving our health.” As OKNews reports, the debate over SB 36 r
Feb 19, 2013 Think Progress (blog)
added Feb 19, 2013 19:14
The Jackson County Tobacco Education Committee and Students Working Against Tobacco have worked hard to campaign for these policies and continue to work to raise awareness about their importance by posting signs such as the one pictured in Olustee
Nov 8, 2012 Altus (OK) Times
added Nov 8, 2012 13:31
OKLA FALSIFIED EVIDENCE, DOCUMENTS AND APPLICATIONS IN THIS COURT, IN THIS CASE, TO DEFRAUD THE UNITED STATES GOVERNMENT OUT OF A MINIMUM OF ONE BILLION DOLLARS, NOW PROVABLE BY OVER 200,000 CLASS PLAINTIFFS IN OKLA. THAT THE STATE OF OKLA. STOLE THEIR SE
Jan 28, 2016 Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 1, 2016 22:22
A federal judge in Oklahoma City is siding with the Comanche Nation in a dispute with the governor's office over the state's tobacco compact with the southwest Oklahoma tribe.
Nov 21, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 22, 2013 04:30
He also was spotted in a hookah in Hong Kong last year. So apparently Durant smokes, at least on occasion. ... these are the little things that help us get to know the players we watch, root for and, in some cases, admire.
Sep 13, 2013 The Oklahoman
added Sep 14, 2013 12:12
Lepard said the increase in the percentage of people who have never smoked can be attributed partly to successful prevention programs that target children. While the state's smoke-free laws might not be as broad as some advocates and health officials w
Aug 24, 2013 Tulsa (OK) World
added Aug 24, 2013 11:49
In an address at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Dr. Thomas Frieden said the number of adult smokers in the United States is the lowest ever documented and there are 4 million fewer smokers today than just five years ago. However, Fri
Jul 11, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 12, 2013 08:45