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[Montana] LETTER: Smokers already pay too much

Here is something people should understand about State Senator Mary Caferro’s proposal to fund senior care by raising the state tobacco tax by $1.50 a pack.... So pay attention, Mary. It isn’t tobacco that put Grandma in a nursing home. She just got old.
Helena (MT) Independent Record
added Apr 6, 2017 02:01
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[Caribbean, Jamaica] WHO to support Health Ministry with enforcing tobacco control regulations

to accelerate plans to enforce tobacco control regulations. The ministry in a release said the Convention Secretariat, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and WHO, will provide technical support on the areas identified a
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Apr 6, 2017 01:38
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] SAWITRI: Don't thank them for smoking

If the government decides to give the tobacco bill a shot, it should definitely include these control measures to end tobacco promotion, especially exposure to young people. What would be even better is if it precedes the deliberation with Indonesia’s ra
Jakarta Post (id)
added Apr 5, 2017 10:02
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E-Cigarette Tax Fix Moves Forward In Kansas

The Kansas House voted Tuesday to substantially reduce a tax the state had struggled to enforce on e-cigarette liquid. At the end of the historically long 2015 session, the Legislature approved a bill that included a 20-cent tax on the liquid used to cr
KCUR 89.3 FM (Kansas City, MO)
added Apr 4, 2017 21:19
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A look at smoking-related laws in some states

KENTUCKY: Restrictions - Smoking is allowed in most public places and workplaces. Tobacco use is prohibited on property owned, leased or contracted for use by the executive branch with some exceptions for certain outdoor areas. Excise Taxes - 60 cents
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 4, 2017 21:06
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[New Zealand] Tobacco Tax increases punishing families? Not really!

The government are on the right track with increasing tobacco tax and cigarette prices because as the science and smokers say as long as cigarettes are widely accessible, they are likely to smoke. The Ministry of Health (2016) says that smoking was one o
Scoop (nz)
added Apr 4, 2017 20:54
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Average State Cigarette Tax: $1.69 per Pack

Average Cigarette Tax in Major Tobacco States: 48.5 cents per Pack / Average Cigarette Tax in Non-Tobacco States: $1.85 per Pack
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 4, 2017 20:48
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New Zealand Study Recommends 22nd Century’s VLN Cigarettes as an Effective Tobacco Control Strategy

the journal Nicotine and Tobacco Research has published a new study showing how 22nd Century’s Very Low Nicotine (VLN) cigarettes can be part of an effective tobacco control strategy for forward-looking countries like New Zealand. The study concluded that
Business Wire
added Apr 4, 2017 16:38
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California's higher cigarette tax could affect sales in Nevada near the state line

He has heard from several smokers that they plan to take their business to Nevada. It's something Rachel Ohnstad, a smoker in Truckee, can understand. "It's a lot cheaper!" says Ohnstad. "I'd probably go to Reno," agrees Deana Wilson, another Truckee s
KOLO Newschannel 8 (Reno, NV)
added Apr 4, 2017 16:27
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[Ethiopia, New Zealand] Does hiking tobacco prices make people quit - or just punish their families?

But despite the ever-increasing expense designed to curb the addictive and dangerous habit, some of us are still smoking one or two packs of cigarettes every day. In 2011, the Government announced that it wants New Zealand to become the world's second s
Newshub (nz)
added Apr 4, 2017 12:04
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