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Orrville looks into increasing tax on tobacco products - Selma Times-Journal

Orrville looks into increasing tax on tobacco products - Selma Times-Journal | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Orrville looks into increasing tax on tobacco products
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ORRVILLE — Orrville residents may soon have to pay more for a smoke as the town is looking into increasing their tobacco tax.
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Officials wage battle against e-cigarettes - The Courier

Officials wage battle against e-cigarettes - The Courier | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
SIGNS BANNING e-cigarettes will be distributed by the Findlay Health Department to businesses and restaurants in the city. It is part of the agency’s effort to combat the new form of smoking...
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Cost-of-Smoking Estimates Were Grossly Exaggerated - Live Science

Cost-of-Smoking Estimates Were Grossly Exaggerated - Live Science | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Smoking a pack of cigarettes a day will cost a person upwards of $2 million over his or her lifetime, a new study claims. But is that claim true?
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House Bill to Exempt Premium Cigars from FDA Control Returns in New Congress - halfwheel.com

halfwheel.com House Bill to Exempt Premium Cigars from FDA Control Returns in New Congress halfwheel.com It defines “traditional large and premium cigars” as “means any roll of tobacco that is wrapped in 100 percent leaf tobacco, bunched with 100...
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Juneau's tobacco tax triples April 1 - Ktoo

Juneau's tobacco tax triples April 1 - Ktoo | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
The Juneau Assembly on Monday passed a 200 percent local tax increase on cigarettes, giving the capital city the highest tobacco tax rate in Alaska.
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Plain tobacco packs 'in NI by 2016'

Plain tobacco packs 'in NI by 2016' | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Northern Ireland is to be included in UK-wide proposals to introduce plain, non-branded packaging for cigarettes and other smoking products.
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Proteins Associated with Nicotine-Induced Lung Cancer Metastasis Revealed - Lung Cancer News Today

Proteins Associated with Nicotine-Induced Lung Cancer Metastasis Revealed - Lung Cancer News Today | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Read how Proteins Associated with Nicotine-Induced Lung Cancer Metastasis have been Revealed
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Government to ban tobacco use in public places | The Asian Age

Government to ban tobacco use in public places | The Asian Age | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
On the back of the ban on gutkha, the government is mulling a ban on the consumption of tobacco ...
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Businesses Concerned Over Smoking Ban

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The recent Church Street tobacco smoking ban has some Burlington businesses saying the problem is only being pushed off.
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Legislators allege misuse of tobacco tax revenues - Taipei Times

Taiwan Solidarity Union (TSU) lawmakers yesterday accused the government of using tobacco tax revenues to sponsor festivals or even print calendars, instead of focusing on smoking prevention and health promotion.
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Is It OK To Pay Pregnant Women To Stop Smoking?

Is It OK To Pay Pregnant Women To Stop Smoking? | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
It's notoriously hard to get people to quit smoking. Pregnant women in Scotland were more apt to stop if they got $600 in gift cards. But are those kinds of payments ethical?
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Dane County sees spike in tobacco sales to minors, health officials concerned ... - WKOW

Dane County sees spike in tobacco sales to minors, health officials concerned ... - WKOW | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Dane County tobacco retailers received the lowest youth compliance rate in eight years after a yearly inspection from the Wisconsin Tobacco Prevention and Control Program revealed 15.5% of the reta...
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When "Sin" Pays: A Look at Big Tobacco

When "Sin" Pays: A Look at Big Tobacco | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
What is a sin stock? Industry Focus will be looking at a whole series of them in coming weeks, from traditional cigarettes to e-cigs, alcohol, and.
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Seymour man admits guilt to avoiding tobacco excise tax - Waterbury Republican American

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Health officials to ask for tobacco ban in pharmacies - Hollister Free Lance

Health officials to ask for tobacco ban in pharmacies - Hollister Free Lance | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
San Benito County Public Health Department officials are set to ask Hollister council members Monday to ban tobacco sales in local pharmacies, a move that would make it the first city in the Central Coast region to do so.
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Sonoma State University rolls out ban on smoking, smokeless tobacco and e ... - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

Sonoma State University rolls out ban on smoking, smokeless tobacco and e ... - Santa Rosa Press Democrat | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Lahna Yocom puffed on a cigarette Monday outside the art department at
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Cambridge increases tobacco purchase age to 21; bans e-cigs from restaurants - WCVB Boston

Cambridge increases tobacco purchase age to 21; bans e-cigs from restaurants - WCVB Boston | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
The Cambridge City Council passed last week a series of controversial amendments to the Cambridge Tobacco Ordinance, including an increase in the purchase age to 21 years old and limits on smoking in public parks and use of e-cigarettes.
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Arizona lawmaker introduces bill to tax liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes

Arizona lawmaker introduces bill to tax liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Democratic State Representative Lisa Otondo introduced a bill Tuesday to tax the liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes.
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Last Call for Drinks at Japan Tobacco - Wall Street Journal

Last Call for Drinks at Japan Tobacco - Wall Street Journal | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Japan Tobacco said it will withdraw from the beverage business by the end of September, citing severe market competition.
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Devendra Fadnavis: Maharashtra govt to ban tobacco consumption at public places

Devendra Fadnavis: Maharashtra govt to ban tobacco consumption at public places | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
Maharashtra government will soon impose a ban on tobacco consumption at public places, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis said today.
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Tax hikes on tobacco, alcohol raise smuggling worries

The government's first tax increases of the new year were introduced on fixed »»
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The Australian's claim on tobacco goes up in smoke

The Australian is at it again. It is running another fact-less story with the express intent of undermining a key policy of the previous Labor governm...
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Surgeon General: 'Desperate Need of Clarity' on E-Cigarettes

Surgeon General: 'Desperate Need of Clarity' on E-Cigarettes | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
(RICHMOND, Va.) — Public health officials are "in desperate need of clarity" on electronic cigarettes to help guide policies, the nation's newly appointed surgeon general…
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Wisconsin lawmakers divided on e-cigarette indoor smoking ban • /r/statehousenews

Wisconsin lawmakers divided on e-cigarette indoor smoking ban • /r/statehousenews | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
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Physicians lobby for statewide smoking ban

Physicians lobby for statewide smoking ban | Nicotine Tobacco | Scoop.it
There are 92 cities in Mississippi that prohibit smoking in indoor public places.
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