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An Ounce of Prevention: Restricting Minors' Access to Cigarettes in NYC

Helene Pavlov, M.D. | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Helene Pavlov, M.D.

For young people, the dangers of smoking are not obvious; the risks are easy to ignore and do not seem to be applicable to them. It is up to those who know better -- the legal authorities, in this case -- to protect them from themselves.

Cop Pleads Guilty To Robbing Cigarette Bootleggers

Posted 01.24.2012 | New York

In yet another addition to our ever-growing NYPD Scandals page, a 16-year veteran of the force plead guilty Tuesday to robbery charges after getting b...

NYC Anti-Smoking Campaign Gets Up Front

New York Times | CLYDE HABERMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

Before too long, you may be forced to stare at a photo of blackened lungs, oozing decay, every time you go to the bodega for a quart of milk. ....