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[Virgin Islands] Smoking ban enforcement begins today

Virgin Islands Daily News (vg)
added Feb 12, 2011 00:00
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[Tennessee] Electronic cigarettes available to Putnam inmates

In recent months, the jail’s commissary has added electronic cigarettes to its shelves, offering a way for nicotine addicted inmates to get their fix and bringing in additional revenue for the county.
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added Jul 14, 2013 13:24
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[Louisiana] Gov. Bobby Jindal signs bills for tax exemptions, gambling

• Senate Bill 210 by state Sen. J.P. Morrell, D-New Orleans, temporarily exempts cigars and pipe tobacco sampled at a convention from state tobacco tax. The legislation targets the International Premium Cigar and Pipe Retailers Association convention pla
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jun 20, 2013 19:31
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FDA IS NOT “SUSPENDING ENFORCEMENT” OF CIGAR, E-CIGARETTE REGULATION

Earlier today The Washington Post published an article titled, FDA suspends enforcement of stricter standards for e-cigarette, cigar industry.... Attorneys for the government and groups negotiated out a second extension last week and it was agreed that th
HalfWheel
added May 3, 2017 12:07
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[Colorado] Pot proponents pull bar smoking initiative after city promises talks

Denver marijuana proponents are withdrawing a city initiative for "social smoking" after city and business leaders agreed to work with them to develop a better law. "Not until after we collected enough signatures to get this on the ballot did city offici
KMGH ABC Denver's 7
added Sep 5, 2015 19:46
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New Poll: Americans Strongly Support FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products, Want Limits on E-Cigarettes

Voters strongly oppose efforts by the cigar industry to get Congress to exempt some cigars from FDA regulation and support FDA regulation of electronic cigarettes. ...Fully 81 percent favor the law that gave the FDA regulatory authority over tobacco produ
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 14, 2015 15:40
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LETTER TO CONGRESS RE: H.R. 662

We are writing to express our strong opposition to H.R. 662, legislation that would exempt many cigars from regulation under the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act (TCA). The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) should retain oversight autho
American Family Physician
added Mar 8, 2015 16:57
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[Kansas] Smoking debate to have little local effect

Garden City (KS) Telegram
added May 7, 2012 07:16
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Fair taxation  just so much cigar smoke

what’s a Pennsylvania budget without some special-interest favoritism? Lawmakers rejected a tax on cigars while raising or establishing taxes on all other tobacco products...tobacco lobbyists have spent millions of dollars in Harrisburg warding off the ci
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Jul 27, 2016 13:44
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[Wyoming] Casper City Council moves to repeal smoking ban

The Casper City Council took the first steps Tuesday night to lift a smoking ban on all public places, rather than set a special election to decide the matter. The two-hour discussion on smoking, which included comments from about 20 Casper residents
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Sep 17, 2015 17:29
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