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[Kansas] Ordinance prohibits tobacco products in parks

the ordinance regulates smoking, “the use of tobacco products,” and electronic cigarettes. The conversation at the city commission meeting mostly pertained to cigarettes and the potential for littering of cigarette butts in places where children play.
Garden City (KS) Telegram
added Apr 4, 2018 20:41
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[Maine] AG Mills makes tobacco settlement announcement, LePage slams her

Governor LePage released a statement about the Attorney General's claims that tobacco settlement money could be used for Medicaid expansion. "We have been trying for years to use the tobacco settlement money for Medicaid programs, but the Attorney Genera
WABI-TV CBS 5 (Bangor, ME)
added Apr 4, 2018 20:23
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[North Carolina] Reynolds brands gain ground on top-selling Marlboro; Juul reaches 54% market share

Three key Reynolds American Inc. brands continued to chip away at top-selling Marlboro’s market share during a four-week period that ended March 24. Wells Fargo Securities analyst Bonnie Herzog reported Tuesday that Marlboro’s volume fell 5.4 percent du
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 4, 2018 17:13
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Data Shows E-Cigarette Use Rising in Ohio

In data released by Interact for Health, about half of young adults surveyed said they had tried an e-cigarette, as did nearly 30 percent of adults. That's up from about 19 percent of adults in 2016. President and CEO of the Cincinnati-based foundation
Cleveland (OH) Scene
added Apr 4, 2018 17:11
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New York’s pension funds still invest in guns, tobacco and oil

In March 1996, then-state Comptroller H. Carl McCall declined to divest from tobacco stocks. However, he did agree to hold off on increasing the fund’s tobacco investments, citing the high potential for lawsuits against tobacco manufacturers, which could
City & State NY
added Apr 4, 2018 16:57
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Smoking with a child in the car could mean a $500 ticket in Ohio

A proposed state law would fine drivers for lighting up, depending on the age of their passengers. Senate Bill 106 would apply to children six years old and younger.
WOIO & WUAB Channel 19 (Cleveland, OH)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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[Kentucky] Cigarette tax too skimpy to deter smokers, coalition says

The Coalition for a Smoke-Free Tomorrow is lamenting a cigarette tax hike that it thinks is unlikely to have a meaningful impact on Kentuckians’ health. Kentucky lawmakers passed a revenue bill Monday that includes a 50-cent increase to the cigarette tax
Insider Louisville
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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[Mississippi] Fast food restaurant will no longer serve pot-smoking drive-through customers

part of the popular Sonic fast food chain, is taking action in response to a recent incident in which a customer blew smoke into the face of a server who is underage.
Yahoo!
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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[Florida] Smoking prohibited at Hodges University, Avow Hospice

There’s no such thing as a smoking break on the campus of Hodges University in North Naples. Avow Hospice, a comprehensive palliative care and end-of-life support organization in Naples, also has banned use of tobacco products at its campus at 1095 Whip
Naples (FL) Daily News
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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Oklahoma health notes: TSET wins award

The Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust received an award at the Society of Health and Physical Educators America Convention... TSET oversees Oklahoma's share of the proceeds from a national lawsuit against cigarette companies. It uses some of that money
The Oklahoman
added Apr 4, 2018 05:52
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