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Michigan Man Pleads Guilty In Cigarette Trafficking Scheme

An Upper Peninsula man accused of large-scale cigarette trafficking has pleaded guilty in Detroit federal court.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2015

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Gov. Snyder Vetoes Bills On E-Cigarette Regulation

“We need to make sure that e-cigarettes and other nicotine-containing devices are regulated in the best interest of public health,” the governor said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/16/2015

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Survey: E-Cigs Surpass Regular Cigarette Use In Teens

Electronic cigarettes have surpassed traditional smoking in popularity among teens.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/16/2014

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Wayne State Could Soon Become Smoke-Free Campus

Several students have complained that the school’s “25-feet smoking rule” is not being followed.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/14/2014

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Michigan Senate Votes To Use Tobacco Taxes For Capitol Fund

Legislation unanimously approved Wednesday would redistribute revenue from taxes on cigarettes

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/30/2014

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E-Cigarettes Ignite Debate Over Regulation, Sales

Banning the sale of electronic cigarettes to kids may seem like a no-brainer, yet a number of health advocacy groups oppose legislation that does just that.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/09/2014

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CVS Plans To Stop Selling Tobacco Products

CVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide as it focuses more on providing health care.

02/05/2014

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Mich. OKs Cigarette Tax Deal Despite Complaints

Michigan’s $2-per-pack cigarette tax, 11th-highest in the country, has made the state a target for smuggling, which hurts tax revenues.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/13/2013

CMU Plans To Become Tobacco-Free Starting July 1

The Mount Pleasant school says the policy, “A Breath of Fresh Air,” will eliminate the use of tobacco products indoors or outdoors on campus.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/30/2013

Mich. Lawmaker Wants To Ban Tobacco Use In Cars With Kids

The legislation would make it illegal for any tobacco product to be lit in a vehicle when a person under the age of 18 is inside.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/26/2013

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