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[Arizona] Law restricting internet tobacco sales goes into effect

A bill aimed at limiting Arizona children's access of tobacco goes into effect Aug. 2. Senate Bill 1280 prevents the sale in Arizona of tobacco products over the internet and through other non-face-to-face methods of sale.
KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Aug 4, 2012 01:04
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[Arizona, California] Donald Bucklin: E-cigarettes' real purpose is to create a new generation of smokers

Let’s not fool ourselves that these cute “personal vaporizers” are out there to get 60-year-old smokers to quit. The real purpose is getting 16-year-olds to start.
Arizona Daily Star
added Dec 28, 2013 01:17
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[Arizona, Indiana, Virginia] Altria expanding electronic cigarette sales to a second state

Altria, which is selling electronic cigarettes in about 3,000 stores in Indiana, plans to expand sales to about 2,000 stores in Arizona in December.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Oct 25, 2013 01:43
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[Arizona] Phoenix Fire Department officials warn electronic cigarette users about fire danger

“These things are causing fires,” said Phoenix Fire Department Captain and Arson Investigator Gary Hernandez. He responded to the fire at the Orman’s house, but this wasn’t the first e-cigarette-related fire he’s seen. “They had plugged this in, in the
KNXV-TV ABC 15 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Jan 1, 2014 23:36
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[Arizona] EDITORIAL: Ban smoking outdoors? That goes too far

Very well then. Enforce the rule. Campaigns to enforce good health on reluctant citizens never achieve the success advocates envision. Even the anti-smoking campaign, one of the great healthy-living success stories of our age, has dramatically reduced s
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Aug 17, 2013 14:53
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[Arizona] Billion dollar e-cigarette industry raises safety concerns

onslaught of electronic cigarette ads that are fair game and the market is booming, especially in Arizona. ... Craig Weiss, the CEO of NJOY, the e-cigarette industry leader with headquarters in Scottsdale. "Our mission is to obsolete cigarettes," Weiss sa
KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Jul 23, 2013 00:12
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[Arizona] E-cigarette commercial during Super Bowl has lung association officials fuming

The president of the local chapter of the American Lung Association said the commercial featuring NJOY’s King cigarette sends a dangerous message because these electronic cigarettes look like real cigarettes and may harm smokers even though they don’t co
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Feb 8, 2013 12:40
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CDC: Teens Targeted by Tobacco Companies in Arizona

The C-D-C says more than one in six Arizona teens either smokes or chews tobacco products, and a new report from the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids shows how new products are reaching young people - despite age and marketing restrictions. Danny McGoldrick
KXAZ & KPGE / Lake Powell Life (Page, AZ)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:29
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[Arizona] Daughter opts for jail vs. returning mom's stolen smokes

a woman was arrested when deputies say she stole cigarettes from her elderly, emphysemic mother and refused to give them back. While the elderly woman was hospitalized for problems related to her condition, the daughter went to her mother’s apartment and
Arizona Daily Star
added Nov 9, 2012 14:28
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Most Web tobacco sales banned in Arizona

Face-to-face interaction is now a must when purchasing most tobacco products in Arizona. A law that went into effect this week bans the sale of tobacco products -- except for pipe tobacco and cigars -- via the Internet and any other method of sale that
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Aug 4, 2012 13:55
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