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[Arizona] Anti-smoking group's goal: Don't smoke in the car

If you're smoking in the car with a minor, you could pay a fine. That's what the Kingman Youth Coalition Beating Up Teen Tobacco (KYCBUTT) will be pursuing at the next City Council meeting on Tuesday. The group is asking the council to enact an ordinanc
Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Apr 17, 2015 12:00
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[Arizona] Somerton OKs smoking ban for parks

This city is turning its three public parks into tobacco-free areas, but for now it's not penalizing anyone who lights up. That could change in a year, however, if visitors are still smoking at Joe Munoz, Council Avenue and Perricone parks.
Yuma (AZ) Daily Sun
added Apr 13, 2015 12:13
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[Arizona] Work Explores Social Smoking on College Campuses

young adults ages 18 to 24 continue to smoke more than any other age group, Mimi Nichter writes in "Lighting Up: The Rise of Social Smoking on College Campuses." In interviews with hundreds of college students conducted over a 10-year period on two colle
University of Arizona
added Apr 2, 2015 17:29
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[Arizona] County approves health care surcharge for smoking employees

Pima County employees got a clear message from the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday: smoke or use nicotine and it will cost you. It's already costing all of us, officials said, citing an estimated annual increase of $5,800 in county health expenses per ea
Green Valley (AZ) News
added Feb 21, 2015 22:16
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[Arizona] VIDEO: Smoking ban possible inside Phoenix public housing

City Council is set to vote this week on whether to ban smoking inside public housing units. Leona Godfrey called the secondhand smoke that drifts into her public housing apartment “the grim reaper.” “I just see days of my life taken away, by having to
KNXV-TV ABC 15 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Feb 16, 2015 03:36
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VIDEO: Arizona Department of Revenue collecting back taxes on Internet cigarette purchases

Segreti used to purchase her cigarettes online from a company in New York. She recently got a bill from the Arizona Department of Revenue (AZDOR) . "It says that I owe them over $4,000," says Segreti." And interest is still accumulating as we speak."
KNXV-TV ABC 15 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Feb 11, 2015 22:07
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Arizona lawmaker introduces bill to tax liquid nicotine in e-cigarettes

State Representative Lisa Otondo (D-4) introduced a bill Tuesday that would impose a luxury tax on the liquid nicotine, or e-liquid, in electronic cigarettes. According to an analysis by the Joint Legislative Budget Committee, the tax could bring about
KNXV-TV ABC 15 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Feb 4, 2015 15:02
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[Arizona] BREWSTER: ASU Tobacco-free: A policy in desperate need of revision

The policy does not clearly state any repercussions for smoking on campus, so people do it anyway. Still, there are many students who understand the dangers of smoking that motivated the policy and why ASU decided to put it into effect. The policy is mos
State Press (Arizona State University)
added Jan 26, 2015 17:20
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[Arizona] Social media's effect on e-cigarette trend studied

UA management information systems professor Daniel Zeng is partnering with Mayo Clinic behavior scientist Scott Leischow to co-investigate how social media use affects people’s choices regarding electronic cigarettes, with data being collected over a p
Arizona Daily Wildcat
added Jan 23, 2015 17:41
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Arizonans spend over $1M apiece on smoking, related costs over lifetime

For Arizona smokers who wished that they had a million dollars, well, that's about how much smoking costs over their lifetime, according to a study. Social media personal-finance company WalletHub looked at smoking costs in the United States and Arizona
KTAR 620 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Jan 20, 2015 19:21
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