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Alaska adopts standard for fire-safe cigarettes

Publication Date: 7/19/2007
  • Author:Associated Press
  • Publication:Anchorage Daily News

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) - Gov. Sarah Palin signed safer-cigarette legislation into law Wednesday, joining 13 other states to adopt laws this year requiring retailers to sell so-called fire-safe smokes.