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Western Advocate
A unanimous verdict: US pollies can be bribed, if you play it rightand his relationship with Jonnie Williams, a shyster businessman who wanted the
A unanimous verdict: US pollies can be bribed, if you play it right
Western Advocate / Posted 6 minutes ago
and his relationship with Jonnie Williams, a shyster businessman who wanted the state to wave through approval of a dodgy tobacco extract which he planned to market as an over-the-counter dietary supplement. In return for gifts totalling... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania Senate passes budget bill, with funding in limbois badly flawed. It's also not clear whether the Senate will support the House'
Pennsylvania Senate passes budget bill, with funding in limbo
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 15 minutes ago
is badly flawed. It's also not clear whether the Senate will support the House's strategy to raise $1 billion from higher tobacco taxes, brisker wine and liquor sales, more legalized gambling and tax delinquents. The state government's 2016-17... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Florida's buget, new laws begin July 1a sales tax on asphalt used for government projects. The measure also revises h
Florida's buget, new laws begin July 1
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 19 minutes ago
a sales tax on asphalt used for government projects. The measure also revises how taxes are calculated on alcohol and tobacco sales for cruise ships within Florida waters; on pear cider; and on an excise tax on aviation fuel, which is a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
House passes $31.6M budget, gambling billsslots. House Appropriations Chairman Bill Adolph, R-165, Springfield, said ano
House passes $31.6M budget, gambling bills
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 minutes ago
slots. House Appropriations Chairman Bill Adolph, R-165, Springfield, said another budget-related bill to increase state tobacco taxes is still being developed in that chamber. A key proposal call for increasing the state cigarette tax to $2.60... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Inmates break through brick wall at Madison County Jail to smuggle in suppliesto the street, a former inmate who had been communicating withe the two men wal
Inmates break through brick wall at Madison County Jail to smuggle in supplies
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 22 minutes ago
to the street, a former inmate who had been communicating withe the two men walked up and dropped cigarettes lighters and tobacco inside of the bag. The supplies never made it inside of the jail. “We have video of him placing items into the bag,... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
1,500 percent increase in children poisoned by liquid nicotineor secondary care centers." E-cigarettes and vaping products have been touted
1,500 percent increase in children poisoned by liquid nicotine
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 25 minutes ago
or secondary care centers." E-cigarettes and vaping products have been touted as a good thing by some, compared with tobacco-burning cigarettes. But Dr. Karpovs says there is no evidence to support they are actually safer and liquid nicotine... Read more
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Calgary Sun
The smell of pot freedom stinksof paper towels and elastics. Don’t ask me how I know this. Obviously, don’t l
The smell of pot freedom stinks
Calgary Sun / Posted 29 minutes ago
of paper towels and elastics. Don’t ask me how I know this. Obviously, don’t light up in a crowd, though the same goes for tobacco and gastroenteritis. Use breath mints and hand sanitizer. Sorry to say, you stink, your hair stinks, your clothes... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
New Virginia laws taking effect July 1, in photosanyone served with a permanent protective order must relinquish their firearms
New Virginia laws taking effect July 1, in photos
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 36 minutes ago
anyone served with a permanent protective order must relinquish their firearms within 24 hours. In a state known for its tobacco production, over the years the General Assembly has passed more laws to regulate the industry. HB 1348 makes it... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Senate to advance House budget bill, with funding in limboof balance. Critics also say the House's plan is based on unreliable projectio
Senate to advance House budget bill, with funding in limbo
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 37 minutes ago
of balance. Critics also say the House's plan is based on unreliable projections of $1 billion in new receipts from higher tobacco taxes, brisker wine and liquor sales, more legalized gambling and delinquent taxes. The state's 2016-17 fiscal year... Read more
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WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
JUST IN: Budget bill passes Senate, now back to the Houseis badly flawed. It's also not clear whether the Senate will support the House'
JUST IN: Budget bill passes Senate, now back to the House
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 44 minutes ago
is badly flawed. It's also not clear whether the Senate will support the House's strategy to raise $1 billion from higher tobacco taxes, brisker wine and liquor sales, more legalized gambling and tax delinquents. Gov. Wolf released the following... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Ghana should not legalise Cannabis – Akwesi Oseimuch higher than it used to be some time back. “The THC is the active ingredie
Ghana should not legalise Cannabis – Akwesi Osei
Ghanaweb.com / Posted an hour ago
much higher than it used to be some time back. “The THC is the active ingredients in marijuana just like the nicotine in tobacco so this active ingredient does cause a lot of problems by interfering with the functions and chemicals of the brains... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
500 new jobs coming to Wise CountyAuthority approved a $5.6 million loan to the Wise County Industrial Developmen
500 new jobs coming to Wise County
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted an hour ago
Authority approved a $5.6 million loan to the Wise County Industrial Development Authority to secure the deal. The Virginia Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission approved $2 million in Tobacco Region Opportunity Funds. “Frontier Secure is... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
Get familiar with new Virginia laws that go into effect July 1anyone served with a permanent protective order must relinquish their firearms
Get familiar with new Virginia laws that go into effect July 1
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted an hour ago
anyone served with a permanent protective order must relinquish their firearms within 24 hours. In a state known for its tobacco production, over the years the General Assembly has passed more laws to regulate the industry. HB 1348 makes it... Read more
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KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau
Age to buy tobacco in Chicago increasing to 21 this weekCHICAGO (AP) - The minimum age in Chicago for buying cigarettes and other tobac
Age to buy tobacco in Chicago increasing to 21 this week
KFVS 12 Cape Girardeau / Posted 2 hours ago
CHICAGO (AP) - The minimum age in Chicago for buying cigarettes and other tobacco products goes up to 21 at the end of the week. The city on Friday joins about 170 local jurisdictions around the country that have made the change, including New York... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
New Laws On Food, Guns And Abortion Set To Take Effect Around U.S.child-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cen
New Laws On Food, Guns And Abortion Set To Take Effect Around U.S.
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted 2 hours ago
child-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cents to $1.20 a pack, while also raising other tobacco taxes. The nearly $100 million of projected revenue will help cover a budget hole created by the drop in coal and... Read more
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14 WFIE Evansville
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
14 WFIE Evansville / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania Senate eyes House's budget bill panned by Wolf as unbalancedsaid it's out of balance, and critics say it's based on unreliable projections
Pennsylvania Senate eyes House's budget bill panned by Wolf as unbalanced
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 hours ago
said it's out of balance, and critics say it's based on unreliable projections of $1 billion in new receipts from higher tobacco taxes, brisker wine and liquor sales, more legalized gambling and tax delinquents. Senate critics said it falls... Read more
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KXXV Waco
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KXXV Waco / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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FOX News
Democratic draft platform seeks DOJ probe of fossil fuel companiesdifferent probes against the company, seeking to replicate the success of the f
Democratic draft platform seeks DOJ probe of fossil fuel companies
FOX News / Posted 2 hours ago
different probes against the company, seeking to replicate the success of the federal government’s 1999 case against Big Tobacco. The U.S. Virgin Islands Attorney General Claude Walker, an independent, also issued a subpoena in March seeking 40... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KWWL Iowa / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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Daily Record
Draft Picks: Another round of tasting beerscomplained that they can’t make a decent ale. This is what they are looking for
Draft Picks: Another round of tasting beers
Daily Record / Posted 2 hours ago
complained that they can’t make a decent ale. This is what they are looking for. Black cherry licorice, leather, sweet pipe tobacco waft together on the nose and palate. Despite the ABV, it has a slightly thin mouthfeel, helping it go down easy.... Read more
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TribLIVE
Senate to advance House budget bill, with more for higher edof balance. Critics also say the House's plan is based on unreliable projectio
Senate to advance House budget bill, with more for higher ed
TribLIVE / Posted 2 hours ago
of balance. Critics also say the House's plan is based on unreliable projections of $1 billion in new receipts from higher tobacco taxes, brisker wine and liquor sales, more legalized gambling and tax delinquents. The state government's 2016-17... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
New laws on abortion set to take effect around the countrychild-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cen
New laws on abortion set to take effect around the country
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 2 hours ago
child-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cents to $1.20 a pack, while also raising other tobacco taxes. The nearly $100 million of projected revenue will help cover a budget hole created by the drop in coal and... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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ABC Montana
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
ABC Montana / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
New laws on abortion set to take effect around the countrychild-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cen
New laws on abortion set to take effect around the country
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 hours ago
child-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cents to $1.20 a pack, while also raising other tobacco taxes. The nearly $100 million of projected revenue will help cover a budget hole created by the drop in coal and... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
New laws on abortion set to take effect around the countrychild-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cen
New laws on abortion set to take effect around the country
Savannah Morning News / Posted 2 hours ago
child-support actions. West Virginia is increasing its cigarette tax by 65 cents to $1.20 a pack, while also raising other tobacco taxes. The nearly $100 million of projected revenue will help cover a budget hole created by the drop in coal and... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Marijuana Legalization-California story
Hawaii News Now / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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WALB Albany
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
WALB Albany / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California storyand also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed
Correction: Marijuana Legalization-California story
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 2 hours ago
and also grow up to six pot plants for personal recreational use. Smoking weed would remain off-limits in places where tobacco use already is prohibited, including restaurants, bars and other enclosed public places. Sales of both recreational... Read more
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