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[West Virginia] Campus task force working to ban vapes and e-cigs

The Tobacco Free Task Force at West Virginia University is recommending revisions to the current tobacco policy to ban vapes and electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes. For the first time, these revisions would set up a mechanism to enforce a 6-year-old
Daily Athenaeum (West Virginia University)
added Dec 8, 2018 02:52
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[West Virginia] VIDEO: UHC bans all use of tobacco products on campus

For more than a year United Hospital Center in Bridgeport has been planning a total ban of tobacco products on its campus, and on December 3rd that goal took effect. Previously, visitors could smoke openly, but hospital staff had to smoke in their cars.
WDTV CBS Channel 5 (Bridgeport, WV)
added Dec 4, 2018 15:57

[West Virginia] RGH: Lung cancer not just a smoker's disease

“The good news is that there are several things you can do to help reduce your risk of developing lung cancer,” she said. “The first and most important thing is to refrain from smoking, since cigarette smoking has been proven to cause the vast majority o
Beckley (WV) Register Herald
added Nov 14, 2018 03:02

[West Virginia] VIDEO: Health Alert: The Great American Smokeout

Joining us tonight is Elizabeth H. Hess, MD, UHC Family Medicine physician and faculty. Question: Why is the Great American Smokeout so important? Answer: Unfortunately, smoking remains the single largest preventable cause of death and illness in the w
WDTV CBS Channel 5 (Bridgeport, WV)
added Nov 10, 2018 19:39

[West Virginia] Arkansas justice calls election a win over outside spending

Republican State Leadership Committee’...which launched its initiative focused on state court races in 2014, and its donors this year have included the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, tobacco company Reynolds American...Two prominent Republicans backed by the g
Seymour (IN) Daily Tribune
added Nov 8, 2018 19:09

[New York, West Virginia] Virginia man sentenced for cigarette smuggling charges

Udayappan Subramanian, of Haymarket, Virginia, was sentenced to 12 months probation for unlawful cigarette smuggling, First Assistant United States Attorney Randy Bernard announced today. Subramanian, age 41, pled guilty to one count of “Trafficking of C
US Department of Justice (USDOJ)
added Oct 30, 2018 17:11
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[West Virginia] Senior Status Judge Arthur Recht passes away at 80

as a senior status judge continued for several years to preside over FELA Asbestos Litigation and the Tobacco Litigation.
added Oct 30, 2018 16:52

[Virginia, West Virginia] Cigarette smuggler avoids prison

The former manager of a Clear Brook cigarette outlet involved in a multi-million dollar cigarette smuggling ring has avoided federal prison. Sukhdev Singh Virdi was sentenced to three years probation Monday in U.S. District Court in Martinsburg, W.Va.,
Winchester (VA) Star
added Aug 24, 2018 13:09

[New York, Virginia, West Virginia] Ga. man gets probation in Va. cigarette-smuggling case

A Georgia man was placed on three years of probation Monday in U.S. District Court stemming from a cigarette-smuggling operation based south of the Berkeley County, W.Va., line in Clear Brook, Va., U.S. Attorney Bill Powell said. Sukhdev Singh Virdi, 46
Hagerstown (MD) Herald-Mail
added Aug 22, 2018 17:57

[New York, West Virginia] Indian-American from Georgia sentenced after pleading guilty to cigarette smuggling charge

Sukhdev Singh Virdi, of Dacula, Georgia, was sentenced Aug. 20, to three years probation for unlawful cigarette smuggling....pled guilty to one count of “Conspiracy to Traffic in Untaxed Cigarettes” in June 2017. Virdi admitted to conspiring to profit fr
News India Times
added Aug 22, 2018 17:46
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