A Florida jury has slammed the nation’s No. 2 cigarette maker, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., with $23.6 billion in punitive damages.
A growing number of experts believe the most promising option is to get people to switch to electronic cigarettes.
The City Commission of Delray Beach is expected to make official a measure that prohibits the city from hiring people who smoke, chew or snuff tobacco.
Authorities say a South Florida man was shot to death when a fight broke out after he tried to bum a cigarette from another man.
One Florida hospital patient just had to smoke a cigarette, even if it meant allegedly hitting someone out of frustration.