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[Pennsylvania] PURCELL: Premium handmade cigars go up in smoke?

FDA had the option to exempt premium cigars from its new rules — cigars that are supplied primarily by small, creative entrepreneurs who lack the thousands of dollars they will need to achieve FDA approval.
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added May 18, 2016 20:55
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[California, Pennsylvania] Editorial: Efforts concerning vaping, smoking are a breath of fresh air

The Issue: The federal government and California make it harder for young people to smoke and vape. Our Opinion: We applaud .... We're especially concerned that Pennsylvania's lawmakers haven't moved to raise the age.
Reading (PA) Eagle
added May 18, 2016 06:59
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[Pennsylvania] Man accused of dousing girlfriend with gasoline while she was smoking 'left her to die' before fire spread through motel

He allegedly threw gasoline in her face while she was smoking, starting a fire that killed her and raged through the motel for half an hour on Sunday Small ignored her cry for help and 'left her in there to die,' police said At least three had to be res
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 16, 2016 09:14
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[Pennsylvania] Police: Man threw gas on woman as she smoked, killing her

Authorities say a Philadelphia man threw a cup of gasoline on his girlfriend while she was smoking in a motel room, starting a fire that killed her after a dispute. Police in suburban Bensalem say in a criminal complaint that 46-year-old Kevin Small boug
AP - Associated Press
added May 15, 2016 23:55
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R.J. REYNOLDS TOBACCO COMPANY, PHILIP MORRIS USA INC., COMMONWEALTH BRANDS, INC., ET AL., v. COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA: On Petition For A Writ Of Certiorari To The Commonwealth Court Of Pennsylvania (PDF)

In this multi-hundred-million-dollar dispute under the landmark tobacco MSA, the state court below invalidated as “irrational” an arbitration award that had been unanimously issued by a Panel of three former federal judges, including Judge Abner Mikva of
Jones Day
added May 13, 2016 19:50
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[Pennsylvania] County health board taking up issue of e-cigarette, vaporizer regulation

because of the public health risks they pose to their users and those nearby, the Allegheny County Board of Health will draft first-time regulations to control the use of e-cigarettes and vaporizers by minors and in public indoor places.
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added May 8, 2016 18:05
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[Pennsylvania] Tapering the vaporing: New FDA vaping regulations worry local lounge owners

"If there is no sampling, how are we going to let people try new flavors?" Patel wondered. "We have people coming in here all of the time to try out our flavors. When people come in, we give them a menu."
Reading (PA) Eagle
added May 6, 2016 11:15
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[Pennsylvania] Tobacco manufacturers request Supreme Court tackle MSA arbitration settlement

The nation's largest tobacco manufacturers have asked the U.S. Supreme Court to tackle a decision by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court affecting $120 million in Master Settlement Agreement money. A writ of certiorari was filed April 21 by R.J. Reynolds Toba
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added May 2, 2016 19:43
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[Pennsylvania] Big Tobacco Urges Justices To Review $125M Award To Pa. ($$)

tobacco companies have urged the U.S. Supreme Court to review a decision allowing Pennsylvania to receive a $125 million payment as part of a nationwide settlement over smoking-related health costs, saying a lower court exceeded its authority by altering
Law360
added Apr 30, 2016 16:11
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[Pennsylvania] Tossed cigarette leads to car chase, crash and foot pursuit

WILKES-BARRE — What started as a traffic stop for a tossed cigarette turned into a car chase with children in the pursued vehicle, a crash into a building and foot race before a Wilkes-Barre man was caught and charged.
Wilkes Barre (PA) Times Leader
added Apr 24, 2016 23:43
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