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Posts Tagged ‘Morton Plant

FDA Considers Limiting Or Banning Menthol Cigarettes-80% Of Black Teens And 50% of Latino Teen Smokers Favorite Cigs To Choke On…Why?

March 17, 2011

Many citizens are viewing the impending FDA limit and ban on Menthol flavored cigarettes to be an erosion in our personal freedoms, which it is…but it’s one that,if we are going to have limits, I support it wholeheartedly.(WSJ) Why you may ask?…it has a lot to do with a past relationship I had with a […]

New York City Passes A Tough California-Style Outside Smoking Ban At All Public Parks And Beaches…Nicotine Addicts Throwing A Fit!

February 3, 2011

In three months time after Mayor Bloomberg of New York City signs it into law,it will become illegal in the city of New York to smoke outdoor in public parks,beaches, marinas, board walks and pedestrian plazas like Times Square.(WSJ)   The ban prohibits smoking in all 1,700 city parks and on its 14 miles of […]

A ‘Nicotine Fit’ Has Caused An 11 Year Old Florida Girl To Set Mom On Fire

December 30, 2009

A family has been torn apart, in the most extreme manner, all due to a ‘nicotine fit’ brought about due to an argument over a couple of cigarettes. In Clearwater,Florida today,11-year-old Samantha Broadhead and her 15-year-old boyfriend Jack Ault are accused of attempting to burn Samantha’s mother,Nancy Broadhead, alive, while she slept in her bed, […]