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[New York, Virginia] NY Times Demand Records on ATF Tobacco Smuggling

According to the lawsuit, “at the same time the ATF was tightening its tobacco enforcement policies, some of its Virginia-based agents were engaged in a practice that more closely resembled tobacco smuggling. The profits of this ATF-led tobacco-smuggling
Courthouse News
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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[Virginia] Interdisciplinary research team studies whether using e-cigarettes while pregnant causes craniofacial birth defects

E-cigarettes are touted as a safer alternative to tobacco cigarettes, but they could pose alarming risks to children in utero, Virginia Commonwealth University researchers have found.
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU)
added Mar 22, 2017 15:17
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[Virginia] Acting Solicitor General: Who Is Noel Francisco?

Francisco also won the appeal of former Republican Governor Bob McDonnell of Virginia, who’d been convicted of taking bribes from someone who wanted his product promoted in state government. Francisco persuaded the court that while McDonnell had taken the
AllGov.com
added Mar 9, 2017 17:40
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[Virginia] Discarded smoking material caused apartment fire that displaced 21 people, killed one pet

12 apartments were left uninhabitable by the blaze, which displaced 20 adults and one child, along with a number of cats and dogs. One cat died in the fire.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Mar 6, 2017 02:26
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[New York, Virginia] Man Sentenced for Operating Credit Card Forgery Lab

Murray and his conspirators used these counterfeit cards to conduct unauthorized purchases of high-end electronics and cigarettes, which they then resold for cash in Hampton Roads and New York state.
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added Mar 2, 2017 18:31
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[Virginia] Wyndham man pleads guilty in multi-million dollar cigarette trafficking case

A Henrico County man pleaded guilty Tuesday to taking part in a black market cigarette scheme that prosecutors said sold $15 million a year in illicit cigarettes. Fu Chen, 43, pleaded guilty to two felony charges that involve possessing more than 40,000
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Feb 22, 2017 19:33
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[Virginia] Popular gamer mysteriously dies during 24-hr charity livestream

Vigneault, 35, was known for chain smoking and drinking during his sessions, and according to YouTube Channel LiveStreamFails, Vigneault had been streaming for some 20 hours a day for seven days straight.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Feb 22, 2017 16:39
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[Virginia] Richlands approves smoking ban

town council approved a public smoking ordinance that regulates the use of tobacco, e-cigarettes and vaporizers in the town limits. The law prohibits smoking in retail and service establishments, indoor service lines, public buildings, places of entertain
Bland County (VA) Messenger
added Feb 18, 2017 01:01
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Not all Virginia schools are 100% tobacco free

A group aimed at stopping teens from using tobacco reported only 26 school divisions in Virginia are 100 percent tobacco free. 24/7 Tobacco-Free Schools is a campaign of Y Street, the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth's (VFHY) teen volunteer program,
WTVR TV 6 (Richmond, VA)
added Feb 17, 2017 04:28
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[Virginia] EDITORIAL: No place in school for tobacco

Thankfully, the Suffolk School Board has recognized that, as well, having implemented a stringent policy against the use of tobacco and e-cigarettes at school and school-sponsored events last year at the urging of Y Street student volunteers. Thanks to t
Suffolk (VA) News-Herald
added Feb 17, 2017 04:25
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