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[West Virginia] Newest Set of Smoking Regulations to Take Effect

The newest set of smoking regulations takes effect in Ohio County on Tuesday. That means there will be no "smoking rooms" in hotels and motels, and no smoking in or around government buildings or vehicles. Electronic cigarettes will be forbidden in all
WTRF-TV Ch. 7 (Wheeling, WV)
added Feb 29, 2016 01:32
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[West Virginia] Supreme Court Won't Review Big Tobacco's W.Va. Win ($$)

denied a writ of certoriari to the appellants, meaning that the West Virginia Supreme Court's November ruling upholding a state court jury's decision will stand. The effect is that the post-consolidation phase of the litigation will continue for 30 plaint
Law360
added Jun 9, 2015 12:30
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[West Virginia] Higher cigarette tax proposed

On Feb. 20, five Senate Democrats led by Minority Leader Jeff Kessler introduced Senate Bill 531 which would increase taxes on the sale of cigarettes.
Logan (WV) Banner
added Feb 24, 2015 14:01
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[West Virginia] Community Voiced Opinions About Proposed Smoking Ban

Berkeley County residents and business owners voiced their opinions on the county's proposed clean air ordnance Wednesday evening. "We're against smoking in the workplace and public areas because it harms people and affects the heath of everyone around t
WHAG-TV NBC25 - Your4State.com (Hagerstown, MD)
added Apr 17, 2014 10:14
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[West Virginia] VIDEOS: In Re: Tobacco Litigation / Case Number00-C-5000 / Status Concluded - Verdict

In Re: Tobacco Litigation 5/15/13 AM (CLOSINGS) 08:30 AM EDT In Re: Tobacco Litigation 5/15/13 AM (JURY QUESTION 3) 08:30 AM EDT
Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added May 15, 2013 15:31
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[West Virginia] Pastor wants tobacco ban lifted in prisons

Lifting the tobacco ban in West Virginia's correctional facilities would save the state "hundreds of thousands of dollars" and prevent officers from selling contraband to inmates, a pastor told a legislative panel Monday.
Beckley (WV) Register Herald
added Jun 26, 2012 03:32
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West Virginia Mega-Tobacco Trial Begins

Courtroom View Network (CVN)
added Nov 29, 2011 00:00
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[West Virginia] After ban, smokers in public housing wonder 'where to now?'

"I think if I'm in my own apartment, and I'm not smoking around someone else, I think I should be allowed to smoke," Alonso said. Just two floors above lives Cecil Richards, who doesn't smoke. He requires oxygen for his sleep apnea, but as far as he's c
WDTV CBS Channel 5 (Bridgeport, WV)
added Dec 5, 2016 23:57
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West Virginia Cigarette Tax Hike Bill Goes Up in Smoke

Lawmakers in West Virginia rejected a proposal to increase the state’s excise taxes on cigarettes and e-cigarettes. Senate Bill 420 would have increased excise taxes on cigarettes and other tobacco products to $1.55 per pack, an increase of 55 cents per
Heartland Institute
added Apr 21, 2016 11:00
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[West Virginia] Berkeley board bans smoking in bars, private clubs

Beginning July 1, smokers in Berkeley County won’t be able to light up in bars and private clubs. Media outlets report that the Berkeley County Health Department’s board voted Tuesday to expand the county’s smoking ban to bars and private clubs.
AP - Associated Press
added May 7, 2014 18:02
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