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Oklahoma Supreme Court rejects $1.50 per pack smoking-cessation fee

The approval of the $1.50 per pack increase was fought in Oklahoma state court by Reynolds American Inc., Philip Morris USA and several convenience stores, wholesalers and smokers. The law was set to go into effect in late August.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 14, 2017 15:13
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[Oklahoma] Billion-Dollar Tobacco Settlement Endowment Off-Limits for Teacher Raises

Miller said. "That's irresponsible. Those are not recurring revenue streams that will pay for a recurring expenditure." TSET manages roughly $1 billion. It and its annual earnings are spoken for.
Public Radio Tulsa (Public Radio 89.5 KWGS and Classical 88.7 KWTU)
added Dec 23, 2016 01:34
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[Oklahoma] COTNER NOTICE OF FRAUD / REQUEST TO RE OPEN

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
Tobacco On Trial
added Feb 1, 2016 22:22
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[Oklahoma] U.S. Judge Sides With Comanches In Tobacco Dispute

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.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 22, 2013 04:30
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[Florida, Oklahoma] MAYBERRY: Kevin Durant smoking sheds more light on his personality

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.
The Oklahoman
added Sep 14, 2013 12:12
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Oklahoma smoking rate falls to historic low, improves from 47th to 39th in nation

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
Tulsa (OK) World
added Aug 24, 2013 11:49
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[Oklahoma] CDC chief: Tobacco use still top killer in Okla.

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
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 12, 2013 08:45
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[Oklahoma] VIDEO: E-Cigarette Users Upset Over Proposed Bill To Regulate Sales

. It would make all vapor shops only sell to people over 18 years old. But customers are upset the bill would add another tax on electronic cigarettes.
KOTV Channel 6 (Tulsa, OK)
added Apr 8, 2013 11:05
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[Oklahoma] Pryor's smoking ban banned

A Pryor city ordinance, as it stands, prohibits smoking on all public property, which would include parks or other outdoor property owned by the city. The Oklahoma attorney general ruled that cities cannot ban smoking in outdoor areas they own or operate
Pryor Creek (OK) Daily Times
added Mar 19, 2013 13:10
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Oklahoma Governor Announces Petition Drive On Secondhand Smoke

"It's time to let voters decide whether or not they want clean air in public places like bars and restaurants. I believe the answer will be 'yes.'" The Governor also announced the creation of a new website, DontSmokeOnMe.com, where people can more infor
KOTV Channel 6 (Tulsa, OK)
added Feb 19, 2013 20:33
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