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[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.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 30, 2012 05:39
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[Rhode Island] Ordinance would ban smoking in downtown Providence

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.
NBC 10 (Providence, RI)
added Jun 10, 2015 19:45
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Oppenheimer Weighs Appeal of Rhode Island Tobacco Ruling ($$)

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.
Bond Buyer Online
added Jan 20, 2015 22:32
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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.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 23, 2013 12:54
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[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
Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF)
added May 6, 2013 19:10
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[Rhode Island] Probation for man who smuggled 3 million cigarettes into R.I.

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
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2012 17:41
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[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
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Mar 30, 2017 16:27
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[Rhode Island] RI's $594M Tobacco Revenue Bonds Survive Oppenheimer Suit

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
Law360
added Jan 20, 2015 22:30
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[Rhode Island] RI bill would ban smoking when kids are in cars

AP - Associated Press
added May 10, 2012 13:24
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Rhode Island Plans to Sell Tobacco-Backed Bonds Within Six Weeks

Rhode Island plans to put its tobacco-backed bond deal back on the calendar within six weeks after a lawsuit delayed it for five months, according to Citigroup Inc., the lead manager on the sale.
Bloomberg News
added Jan 20, 2015 22:30
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