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[Kansas] Topeka Council to consider appeal of tobacco sales ordinance ruling

At Tuesday's meeting, Topeka City Manager Brent Trout will ask the city council to approve appealing a recent court ruling that struck down the ordinance on tobacco sales. The measure, approved last December, prohibited selling cigarettes, e-cigarettes a
WIBW Channel 13 (Topeka, KS)
added Apr 10, 2018 20:45
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[New York] Tobacco 21 tabled, for now

BELMONT — Following some healthy debate, the Allegany County Board of Legislators has tabled the Tobacco 21 law. In a tight vote, a motion to table the law was approved by an 8-7 count. Voting to table the proposed law were legislators Dwight “Mike” Hea
Wellsville (NY) Reporter
added Apr 10, 2018 20:44
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[Indiana] Zionsville bans tobacco, e-cigarettes, vaping in public parks

Town Council voted Monday to ban tobacco, e-cigarettes, and vaping in parks and places of employment. The town's smoking ordinance had already included cigarettes, pipes, and cigars. The ban includes all places of employment (such as restaurants), publi
WRTV-Ch. 6 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Apr 10, 2018 20:42
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[Vermont] As smoking rates stagnate, tobacco fund dwindles

After years of decline, Vermont’s adult smoking rate appears to have stalled and now “lags behind the nation,” advocates say. At the same time, state investment in tobacco-related programming is shrinking. A tobacco trust fund that once held $31 million
VTDigger.org
added Apr 10, 2018 20:39
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[Illinois] Raising tobacco-buying age in area towns not an issue, as nearby municipalities increase it or look to

As some municipalities, and even the state, look to increase the age for buying and possessing tobacco and related products, places like Morton Grove and Lincolnwood aren't currently considering doing so
Chicago Tribune
added Apr 9, 2018 22:17
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[New York] Allegany County considering raising legal age to buy tobacco

The public will get a chance to weigh in on a proposal to raise the age to buy tobacco in Allegany County. The county is considering raising the legal age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21.
WIVB.com (WIVB-TV, WNLO-TV) (Buffalo, NY)
added Apr 9, 2018 22:15
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[Illinois] Skokie could raise minimum age for tobacco to 21, while Niles isn't considering changes — for now: Village leaders

"Right now, Skokie's law is the state law so people have to be 18," said Bruce Jones, the village's environmental health supervisor. "Skokie is looking to increase the age of purchasing tobacco to 21."
Skokie (IL) Review
added Apr 9, 2018 22:14
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[New Jersey, New York] Studies show hookah also plays critical role in tobacco product landscape

The findings of two recently published studies on the emergence of hookah use indicate that public health officials may need to consider broadening their tobacco prevention efforts beyond traditional cigarettes. “Taken together, the results from these tw
University of Buffalo
added Apr 9, 2018 15:58
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[Pennsylvania] IUP students still choose cigarettes over JUULs for their smoking needs

More and more people are turning to JUULs now because they find it to be more a healthful alternative to cigarettes. JUULs come in a variety of flavors like cool cucumber, mango, fruit medley and creme brulee accents. “I prefer smoking, personally, as
The Penn (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)
added Apr 8, 2018 18:07
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[Texas] Garland bans smoking in all public restaurants, but updated ordinance exempts private clubs

In a split decision, the Garland City Council updated its smoking ordinance Tuesday night by banning smoking in all public restaurants. However, instead of approving a comprehensive, citywide smoke-free plan as proposed a month ago, council members exemp
Dallas Morning News
added Apr 8, 2018 18:07
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