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[Virginia] New legislation could allow alcohol in cigar shops

New legislation in the Virginia General Assembly could allow cigar shops to serve limited alcohol with their smokes. Introduced by Del. Steve Landes, R-Weyers Cave, House Bill 2220 is currently in a House subcommittee and will be heard Tuesday.
Staunton (VA) Daily News Leader
added Feb 4, 2017 17:54
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[Virginia] Bipartisan Support to Clarify Cigarette Butts are Litter

The legislation, sponsored by Democratic Del. Sam Rasoul, makes clear in Virginia code that the butts count as litter. Republican Del. Jackson Miller, a former police officer, said the legislation was needed because some judges are dismissing ticket
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 27, 2017 14:28
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[Virginia] Tobacco barn restoration project enters fourth year

Preservation Virginia’s Tobacco Barns Mini-Grants Project will receive an additional $100,000 from JTI to repair and restore more old tobacco barns in Pittsylvania and Halifax counties, and Caswell County in North Carolina, said Preservation Virginia Fie
Danville (VA) Register & Bee
added Jan 27, 2017 05:20
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Party-Line Vote Protects Child Labor at Tobacco Farms in Virginia

In an unrecorded party-line vote, House Republicans killed a bill Tuesday evening that would have cracked down on child labor at tobacco farms in Virginia. Two Democrats on the panel voted against killing the bill, although they were unable to persuade th
Oak Hill and Herndon (VA) Connection
added Jan 25, 2017 14:57
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[New York, Pennsylvania, Virginia] Police nab alleged cigarette smugglers during I-78 traffic stop in Upper Macungie

Three men who police say were smuggling cigarettes from Virginia to New York were stopped and arrested Monday night on Interstate 78 in Upper Macungie Township, according to court records. The three men, all from Astoria, N.Y., were in a minivan stopped
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Jan 20, 2017 03:51
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[Virginia] Henrico-based Altria Group buys Nat Sherman premium cigar, cigarette businesses

“Nat Sherman premium cigarettes are in a class of their own,” said George Koebel, owner of four Havana Connections cigar stores in the Richmond area and one in Williamsburg that sell Nat Sherman cigars and cigarettes. “It is a luxury brand,” said Koebel,
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Jan 19, 2017 15:16
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[Virginia] Sentencing delayed for man guilty in cigarette trafficking

A 30-year-old Palestinian who helped illegally traffic at least $9.5 million in cigarettes from Virginia to other states almost avoided any jail time Thursday. Issa Qatrawi, pleaded guilty in federal court in September to a charge of conspiracy to traff
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Jan 13, 2017 22:36
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[Virginia] BENTLEY: Vaping Is Not a Gateway to Smoking, New Study Shows

But far from being the smoking gun finally proving e-cigarettes are a gateway to their tobacco-filled rivals, the study itself finds there is still absolutely no evidence of a gateway effect from vaping to regular cigarette use.
Reason Magazine
added Jan 10, 2017 18:58
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[Virginia] GLANTZ: Starting with e-cigs triples odds of starting cigarettes among college students; the evidence just keeps piling up

followed 3757 students at Virginia Commonwealth University for a year to examine the relationship between e-cigarette use among never cigarette smokers at the beginning and whether they were smoking conventional cigarettes a year later. They found, contr
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 5, 2017 16:42
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[Virginia] E-Cigarette Explosions

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The Legal Examiner
added Dec 23, 2016 13:48
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