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Texas Federal Judge Sends Lawsuit Over Deeming Rule To D.C. Federal Court ($$)

In a June 4 order, a federal judge in Texas agreed to send a lawsuit that questions the constitutionality of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s “deeming rule” to the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia for further adjudication (Rave Sal
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 7, 2018 23:29
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[Texas] City Council committee mulls raising age to purchase tobacco to 21

During a meeting Wednesday, four Austin City Council members expressed support for the idea of raising the minimum age for people to buy tobacco from 18 to 21.
Austin (TX) American-Statesman
added May 16, 2018 21:33
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[Texas] EDITORIAL: It took a while, but Fort Worth is clearing the air in city parks, too

We could say, “what’s taken so long?” Instead, we’re gonna say, “way to go!” Fort Worth city council members for voting to expand the ban on smoking in public places. This is a public health issue, and we’re thrilled our public officials are recognizin
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 16, 2018 15:56
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[Texas] No butts about it. Smoking in Fort Worth parks could end in three months

The Fort Worth City Council is expected to expand the city's smoking ban to include city parks at its regular Tuesday night meeting. In December, the council approved banning smoking in bars and bingo parlors. That ban went into effect March 12. In addi
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 15, 2018 05:37
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[Texas] He just turned 112, with the help of 'cigars and God.' Meet the nation's oldest man

He fought in World War II, still enjoys a cigar and once told Steve Harvey the secret to a long life is to "Just keep living. Don't die."
Bellingham (WA) Herald
added May 11, 2018 20:28
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[Texas] Enjoy bug-free veggie gardens with tobacco plants

Tobacco plants attract bad bugs, keeping them from the rest of the garden. Quinn explained that the bugs are drawn to the nicotine, become addicted and will stay and not leave until death. Ugh, I thought, this is bad stuff. Perhaps the Surgeon General s
Hays County (TX) Free Press
added Apr 26, 2018 11:51
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[Texas] San Antonio retailers brace for impact of tobacco ordinance

San Antonio City Council has raised the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21, effective Oct. 1. Local retailers say young adults will skirt the ordinance by purchasing such products in nearby municipalities.
San Antonio (TX) Express-News
added Apr 21, 2018 16:36
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[Texas] Smith County to receive check from tobacco settlement

Texas’ share of the money is distributed through a committee called the State Tobacco Settlement Permanent Trust Account Administration Advisory Board. Darryl Primo, a Gregg County commissioner, represents 21 counties in East Texas on the committee and
Tyler (TX) Morning Telegraph
added Apr 19, 2018 23:36
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[Texas] Garland bans smoking in all public restaurants, but updated ordinance exempts private clubs

In a split decision, the Garland City Council updated its smoking ordinance Tuesday night by banning smoking in all public restaurants. However, instead of approving a comprehensive, citywide smoke-free plan as proposed a month ago, council members exemp
Dallas Morning News
added Apr 8, 2018 18:07
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Cigar News: Texas Cigar Groups Petition Court to Throw Out Warning Label Requirements while FDA Seeks to Combine Cases

the Texas Group believes they are entitled to a preliminary injunction against the enforcement of the FDA’s regulations on Warning Labels. The group points out: “Plaintiffs already have begun to incur significant compliance costs, which will only mount
Cigar Coop
added Apr 6, 2018 19:09
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