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According to the 2011 N.C. Youth Tobacco Survey, the state's middle school smoking rate dropped to 4.2 percent in 2011. During that time, the high school rate dropped to 15.5 percent.
Aug 2, 2012 Richmond County (NC) Daily Journal
added Aug 2, 2012 12:52
Gone are the days of the small circular tin holding chewing tobacco or dip. Now there are new-shaped tins, similar to an Altoid mint box, that contain nicotine-filled "mints" that are being marketed towards the younger crowd, typically children ages 11-1
Jul 27, 2012 Canton (OH) Repository
added Jul 27, 2012 13:56
The Village Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to ban the two items at village playgrounds, athletic fields, swimming pools and ohter athletic facilities. . . . The lone exception to the tobacco ban will be the Harness Track.
Jul 24, 2012 Southern Pines (NC) Pilot
added Jul 24, 2012 17:56
The village of Haverstraw Board of Trustees has approved the settlement with the plaintiffs who filed a federal lawsuit against the village, challenging the village's local law restricting tobacco-product displays in stores.
Jul 17, 2012 Politics on the Hudson (The Journal News blog)
added Jul 17, 2012 19:49
The Elletsons have sold the product wholesale and online for about two years, but its popularity sparked the couple to open a brick-and-mortar location, Pink Spot Vapors
Jul 17, 2012 Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jul 17, 2012 05:38
In a letter, Tabaqueria de Filipinas Inc. appealed to President Aquino not to pass into law House Bill 5727 or the sin tax bill as it would result to almost 12,000 percent increase in the price of Philippine cigar which it called a long-treasured nationa
Jul 16, 2012 Malaya (ph)
added Jul 15, 2012 13:39
The retrofitted 1973 Airstream trailer can be used for everything from tailgating to parties and corporate events.
Jul 15, 2012 Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Jul 15, 2012 12:56
Jul 14, 2012 PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Jul 14, 2012 14:16
Let's face it: The government could simply make smoking illegal because of the enormous health risk. If they did that they'd also have to look at banning alcohol and perhaps processed food
Jun 21, 2012 Medicine Hat (AB) News (ca)
added Jun 22, 2012 08:57
While big tobacco's market shrinks here and elsewhere, it's refocusing its sales efforts on developing countries like Indonesia. The result is a massive increase in smoking rates, including among children. Indonesia correspondent Matt Brown reports on the
Jun 20, 2012 Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Jun 20, 2012 16:03