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[North Carolina, South Carolina] Japan Tobacco Bringing Low-Priced Cigarette Brand to U.S.

The $2.81-a-pack price tag for LD cigarettes compares with Marlboro at $4.92 and puts it in position to challenge discount brands L&M at $3.69 and Pall Mall at $3.49, said the report. The red, blue, green and silver packs of cigarettes bearing the LD lo
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 18, 2016 17:46
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[South Carolina, Texas] WorldVentures Employees to Breathe Easy, Company Announces Tobacco-Free Workplace Starting July 18

ranked 25 Healthiest Employers in North Texas as named by the Dallas Business Journal and Healthiest Employers... Employees will no longer be able to use any traditional, vapor or chewing tobacco products at any of the three U.S. buildings (two in Plano,
PR Newswire
added Jun 25, 2016 15:46
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[South Carolina] Cancer Institute awards MUSC Hollings $15 million to lead studies on tobacco

Do government policies geared toward reducing smoking tobacco really work? If so, will those policies drive more people to use vaporized nicotine products, such as “e-cigs?” And is that necessarily a good thing from a public health standpoint? Those are
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jun 2, 2016 17:01
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[South Carolina] This time, Rock Hill may have votes to stop smoking in parks

But now the issue could get a second hearing. Councilwoman Kathy Pender said she wants a smoking ban proposal brought up for a vote by the council, meaning the city could take the first action to snuff out smoking as early as next month. And this time, t
Rock Hill (SC) Herald
added May 25, 2016 13:30
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[South Carolina] 'Hundreds out of jobs,' e-cigarette seller warns after FDA regulations

"I think the majority of the industry has been on board with the age restrictions, with the bottle labels, with the bottle caps, those things we have no problems with; however, don't put unrealistic expectations on us, unrealistic amounts of money to pay
WYFF-TV - Ch. 4 (Greenville, SC)
added May 9, 2016 21:53
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[South Carolina] Lawyers who won Happy Birthday copyright case sue over “We Shall Overcome”

Striking tobacco workers sang the song in the 1940s during a strike in South Carolina. Peoples' Songs Inc., a company created by legendary folk singer Pete Seeger, published a songbook in 1948 that included the song. "This simple and moving hymn tune be
Ars Technica (blog)
added Apr 13, 2016 22:41
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[South Carolina] New proposal to reduce secondhand smoke in Beaufort Co.

Any building owned and operated by the county, including courthouses and baseball fields, would be off limits to secondhand smoke, and this would include vapes and e-cigarettes as well. "Well, obviously, smoking is a public health risk. I feel empathy f
WCSC Television (Charleston, SC)
added Mar 31, 2016 09:13
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[South Carolina] Beaufort County may reduce smoking penalties, expand no-smoking zones

Proposal would cap fines for smoking in county buildings, workplaces at $25 and eliminate possible jail time. Designated smoking areas on county-owned property would be eliminated Changes would bring county regulations in line with state law Here's a l
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Mar 29, 2016 20:37
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[South Carolina] EDITORIAL: State should consider tobacco tax hike

tax is 57 cents. It ranks 44th in the nation. By contrast, 32 states have a tax of at least $1 a pack... It is no wonder South Carolina struggles with tobacco use and the health problems that go with it...The Legislature could now go even further by incre
Greenville (SC) News
added Mar 10, 2016 15:39
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[South Carolina] American Lung Association Receives $10,000 Smoke-Free Grant

awarded a Community Partnership Grant from the South Carolina Tobacco-Free Collaborative to address the impact of tobacco use in local communities. The South Carolina Tobacco-Free Collaborative provides Community Partnership Grants to coalitions and orga
Charleston (SC) Chronicle
added Feb 20, 2016 16:20
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