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[Texas] Intriguing Tip From a Source Who’s Suspect

Dan Morales wants Texas to reopen its multibillion-dollar tobacco litigation, suggesting the state might be able to claim all or some of the $3.2 billion awarded to outside attorneys in that case.
New York Times
added Oct 2, 2013 17:23
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Update on NPM Fee Legislation — Mississippi, Florida and Texas

Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Mar 20, 2013 00:20
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[Texas] Police: Toddler chewed on cigar

Pasadena police said Ruiz was smoking synthetic marijuana ... While Ruiz was passed out, the 2-year-old grabbed one of his cigars and chewed on it, police said.
KPRC-TV (Houston, TX)
added Mar 9, 2013 22:32
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[Texas] Finck’s Cigar Factory Outlet Announces its Biggest Charity Event of the Year

Finck’s donates 100 percent of the proceeds from ticket sales to Fisher House at Lackland AFB. Fisher House provides a "home-away-from-home" for the families of seriously ill or injured servicemen being treated in San Antonio. Families come to stay close
PR Web
added Mar 7, 2013 15:25
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[Texas] Small tobacco manufacturers sue over new tax

the Texas Small Tobacco Coalition maintains that lawmakers unfairly targeted its members by assessing a new fee only on their cigarettes. Major tobacco manufacturers have already been paying about the same amount as part of the state’s 1997 legal settleme
Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added Jul 19, 2013 00:17
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[Texas] No Lubbock city code addressing e-cigarettes

have become much more acceptable in public areas. So acceptable in fact, the city of Lubbock does not have an ordinance banning or even addressing the use of e-cigarettes, according to Stevan Walker, environmental health coordinator for the city. “Curre
Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Sep 14, 2013 12:27
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[Texas] Meet America’s oldest living vet. He smokes cigars, does yard work, drives and drinks whiskey. And he’s 108.

ton smokes cigars daily, too. “I’m smoking one now,” he said from Austin. Indeed, Overton hasn’t slowed down much and remains sharp.
Washington Post
added Nov 13, 2014 02:05
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E-cigarette poisoning increasing among children in Texas

SAN ANTONIO -- An increasing amount of children have been checking into the Texas Poison Center for electronic-cigarette poisoning. According to the center, 52 percent of the calls for e-cigarette exposure involved children under the age of five, from 20
KHOU CBS 11 (Houston, TX)
added Jan 10, 2014 11:38
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[Texas] Historic tobacco case revisited: biggest litigation win ever or a complete scam?

Teen smoking plummeted, but cigarettes are just as addictive and dangerous and the tobacco companies are more profitable than ever. The trial lawyers representing Texas got filthy rich. And Dan Morales? He married a former exotic dancer, lost his bid f
Dallas Morning News
added Apr 16, 2016 11:19
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[Texas] VIDEO: Vapor cigarettes smoking hot trend

A small Texas business says its customers aren't smokers. Rather they consume vapor infused with nicotine. The AP's John Mone explains why business has picked up steam.
USA Today
added Jun 21, 2013 10:50
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