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[Nevada] LETTER: No casino employees in my backyard

The City of Mesquite will be required to ensure compliance and enforcement of the law. That means, you will pay for a city employee whose responsibility will go far beyond the casino doors and potentially into every garage space, storage space, balcony,
Mesquite (NV) Local News
added Jun 20, 2018 14:15
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: ECU’s new smoking policy will benefit campus health

We, the editorial staff of The East Carolinian, believe this new policy is for the greater good of the ECU community and will benefit students in the long run. By restricting tobacco usage on campus, the university is making a definitive statement that
The East Carolinian
added Jun 20, 2018 14:08
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[West Virginia] Washington County proposal would raise tobacco age to 21

The Washington County Health Department is looking for input on a proposal to increase the legal purchase age of tobacco from 18 to 21 in local communities. “What we’re looking at behind this is tobacco use rates in Washington County,” said Washington
Parkersburg (WV) News &Sentinel
added Jun 20, 2018 13:46
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[West Virginia] Washington County proposal would raise tobacco age to 21

Health Department is looking for input on a proposal to increase the legal purchase age of tobacco from 18 to 21 in local communities. “What we’re looking at behind this is tobacco use rates in Washington County,” said Washington County Health Commissio
Parkersburg (WV) News &Sentinel
added Jun 20, 2018 13:45
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[New York] VIDEO: Bill unveiled to raise age for purchasing tobacco

Legislator Lashay Harris unveiled a bill to create the law Monday afternoon. She cites that 95 percent of adult smokers began smoking before they turned 21.The proposed law would apply to cigarettes, chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes. Harris says she pro
WHEC 10 NBC (Rochester, NY)
added Jun 20, 2018 13:43
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[Connecticut] Norwalk Recreation and Parks Department announces no smoking area during Summer Concert Series at Calf Pasture Beach

Beginning on Wednesday, June 27, there will be a special no smoking and no vaping section at Calf Pasture Beach during the annual Summer Concert Series. The Norwalk Recreation and Parks Department is implementing this policy in response to complaints it r
Stamford Plus magazine
added Jun 20, 2018 13:35
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[New York] As cigarette use burns out, teens turn to vaping / Use soars at local high schools

The use of electronic cigarettes -- particularly discreet "vape pens" -- soared at local high schools this year, with several districts disciplining two to three times more students for using the electronic nicotine devices than in previous years. “It
Schenectady (NY) Daily Gazette
added Jun 20, 2018 13:09
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[New York] August deadline looming for landlords to set smoking policies

With so few smokers and even fewer places for them to indulge their habit, the topic often goes undiscussed when an apartment is bought or leased. It’s not an issue until it’s an issue—then it becomes a huge issue. “We get complaints at least a couple t
Real Estate Weekly
added Jun 20, 2018 14:05
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JUUL Labs Commends Iowa Attorney General Tom Miller for Convening International Group of Public Health Experts to Advise on Youth Prevention

The bipartisan group, including public health officials and former attorneys general, will advise the Company on how to keep JUUL out of the hands of underage individuals through youth and parent education and awareness. In addition, the group will provi
PR Newswire
added Jun 19, 2018 13:55
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At Retrial, Florida Tobacco Plaintiff Wins $500,000 Punitive Damage Award

The widow of a smoker who was awarded $4 million in compensatory damages in November 2014 won an additional $500,000 on June 15 following a new trial on her entitlement to seek punitive damages against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. (Debra Perrotto, as persona
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 19, 2018 03:30
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