Headlines Tagged with Rhode Island — 1,210 headlines found
More than 20 stores in Providence that sell tobacco are being recognized for their efforts to keep the product out of the hands of minors. The Tobacco-Free Providence campaign has designated 22 local vendors, including convenience stores and liquor store
Nov 4, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Nov 5, 2012 11:52
[Rhode Island] That's Toxic! Britney Spears sneaks out for a cigarette break before judging a new round of X Factor auditions
The X Factor judge was photographed smoking a cigarette this morning with a friend outside a breakfast spot in Providence, Rhode Island.
Jun 30, 2012 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 30, 2012 05:39
Some agree. Even some smokers. Mark Brier was smoking in Kennedy Plaza when I asked where he would go to smoke if he couldn't smoke outside downtown. "I'd go to another city. They're getting too expensive anyway," he said.
Jun 10, 2015 NBC 10 (Providence, RI)
added Jun 10, 2015 19:45
Oppenheimer Funds is looking over a judge's dismissal of its challenge to Rhode Island's plan to sell nearly $600 million in tobacco-settlement bonds.
Jan 20, 2015 Bond Buyer Online
added Jan 20, 2015 22:32
Rhode Island Governor Chafee Does the Right Thing by Vetoing Legislation to Exempt E-Cigarettes from Health Regulations
masquerading as an effort to prevent e-cigarette sales to kids, the vetoed bill did not provide for effective enforcement and would have exempted e-cigarettes from other public health regulations intended to reduce tobacco use.
Jul 18, 2013 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 23, 2013 12:54
[China, Rhode Island] Chinese National Sentenced to Federal Prison for Smuggling Counterfeit Tobacco Products into the U.S.
Lin Xiao Wei, 33, a Chinese national, was sentenced on Friday to 16 months in federal prison for importing counterfeit tobacco products into the United States from China, earmarked for Rhode Island. In February 2013, Wei admitted to the court that in Febr
May 6, 2013 Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF)
added May 6, 2013 19:10
A Syrian national living in Massachusetts has been sentenced to five years' probation for his role in bringing millions of contraband cigarettes into Rhode Island. Mohamad Mohamad, sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court, must spend one year in a half
Jun 28, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2012 17:41
Rep. Grace Diaz (D-Dist. 11, Providence) has introduced legislation that would update Rhode Island’s secondhand smoke laws. The bill would provide that any law or regulation which prohibits or protects a person from exposure to secondhand smoke would als
Feb 3, 2018 GoLocalProv.com
added Feb 3, 2018 18:58
[Rhode Island, Washington] EXTRAS ON EXCISE: REGULATING E-CIGARETTES IS STATE LEGISLATURES’ ENDS GAME
many states are aiming to regulate e-cigarette and electronic nicotine delivery system (ENDS) products through new legislation. So far, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, New Mexico, Rhode Island, Utah and Washington have all introduced bills that would adopt o
Mar 30, 2017 Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27
A Rhode Island state judge has shot down a challenge to a $594 million bond issue, saying the state's plan to sell the tobacco revenue bonds isn't unfair to OppenheimerFunds Inc. because the payouts on 2007 bonds don't constitute impermissible “amendments
Jan 20, 2015 Law360
added Jan 20, 2015 22:30