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Cigarette Wars Continue

Cigarette Wars Continue

What now? A new proposal to raise taxes and age minimums by Helene Werckmeister  Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been fighting tobacco for years now. In 2002, he created a successful campaign to ban smoking in bars and bar areas of restaurants, [...]

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Where Are the Cigarettes?

Where Are the Cigarettes?

Mayor Bloomberg's latest public health proposal By Christina Gonzalez Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is at it again. As if trying to prevent the public from drinking large sugary drinks wasn't enough, he is now attempting to force stores to put cigarettes [...]

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Still Smoking

Still Smoking

 What tobacco ban? by Angelique Williams At the start of the semester, the CUNY smoking ban went into effect. The new rule prohibits tobacco products in indoor and outdoor facilities. But if cigarettes are banned, why are so many students still smoking? Students like [...]

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Sports, Latin Dancing and More–9-20-2012

Sports, Latin Dancing and More–9-20-2012

                City Never Sleeps by Ryan Wallerson Hey Sports Fans!! You really have to respect the work that the althetics dept. has put into getting more students on the school team's sidelines this year. It's definitelty thier biggest push in recent years. [...]

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CUNY Up in Smoke

CUNY Up in Smoke

A ban on smoking on campus--what students think. by Adam Reyes. Last week Rachael Rodriguez smoked a cigarette on the CCNY campus, knowing she wouldn't have this luxury much longer. "It's a shame that CUNY had to ban smoking on their [...]

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Huff and Puff

Huff and Puff

Students Divided Over Proposed Smoking Ban Amaani Bhamla. Mayor Michael Bloomberg is once again trying to extinguish public smoking. Last month, he proposed a new law that would ban smoking outdoors in parks, beaches and pedestrian malls and plazas. As a result of [...]

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