Boston cigar bars are back in the firing line. A provision attached to the Massachusetts state budget that sought to protect cigar bars from being closed or unfairly restricted by local …
Twice nanny state lawmakers in Texas attempted to pass a statewide smoking ban in the most recent legislative session, and twice they failed.
Connecticut has capped its cigar tax at 50 cents per cigar.
The New York State Assembly closed its 2011 session before it could vote on a bill that called for the state excise tax on a single premium cigar to be capped at one dollar.
Cigar rights enthusiasts in Nevada can rejoice as the right for bar patrons to smoke with their meal has been reinstituted.
California's smoking ban will likely be expanding soon, but to the relief of premium cigar retailers, their shops remain safe, for now.
The New York Senate Investigations and Government Operations Committee passed a bill on Thursday that would, if passed, cap the state cigar tax on a single cigar at one dollar.
If you plan on smoking in a New York City park today, bring an umbrella and $50. Showers are expected in the area, and today Mayor Michael Bloomberg's ban on smoking in public parks, …
Buying cigars via mail order or over the Internet is now against the law in Maryland.
The Cigar Rights of America recently announced it has worked with lawmakers to help introduce a first-of-its-kind bipartisan bill that would, if passed, protect premium cigars from being …
A California senate committee voted on Wednesday to pass a bill that expands the prohibition on workplace smoking to include retail tobacco shops.
After much debate, New York State lawmakers finally passed a $132.5 billion budget last week, but not before throwing out a tax proposal that sought to give some relief to burdened …
A tobacco tax bill that would have raised the cigar tax in Maryland to 95 percent of the wholesale price appears to be dead after a Senate committee voted to mark the bill as unfavorable.
The Cigar Rights of America is calling upon members to help fight a California Senate bill that, in an effort to tighten up the state's stict Smoke-Free Workplace law, includes a clause …
The new smoking ban that took effect Monday in Honduras not only prohibits smoking in most public places, but also allows individuals to report smokers who light up inside homes to police.
Two separate bills recently introduced by Washington state lawmakers would, if passed, grant cigar enthusiasts the right to once again smoke inside tobacco shops and cigar lounges.
Smoking your cigar in a public park or beach in New York City has just been banned.
The incorporated village of Great Neck, New York is the first municipality in the Empire State to ban smoking outdoors.