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Gilbert becomes third Arizona city to regulate e-cigarettes

The Gilbert Council approved an ordinance prohibiting e-cigarette usage in town-owned facilities Gilbert is the third ... Gilbert's ordinance was fairly well-received by both e-cigarette supporters and opponents 92
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Nov 10, 2014 15:57

[Arizona] Tempe bans e-cigarette use in public

Tempe bans e-cigarette use in bars, restaurants and other enclosed public places / Opponents of the ban fear other Arizona cities will follow suit / The ordinance takes effect in 30 days
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Aug 19, 2014 22:10

Arizona seeing more cases of nicotine over-exposure from e-cigarettes

With electronic cigarettes gaining popularity, officials in Arizona and nationwide are seeing more cases of people exposed to too much nicotine, not just from inhaling but by spilling or swallowing the liquid drug. Banner Good Samaritan Poison & Drug Inf
Cronkite News (Arizona PBS)
added Jan 31, 2014 00:04

[Arizona] Lighting up: E-cigarette charger sparks car fire in AZ

an e-cigarette left in a car charger sparked a fire. Unlike a regular cigarette, electronic cigarettes don't use smoke to deliver the nicotine, only vapor. There's a battery inside that heats up a magnetic coil to create the vapor. Still, this couple tho
KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Apr 25, 2013 14:07

[Arizona] Valley teenager injured after e-cig explodes; faces surgery tomorrow to repair burns

MARICOPA, AZ - A Valley 17-year-old is in the hospital after being severely burned by an e-cigarette. "It was like bomb going off," said Hailey Boyce. Boyce says she was getting ready to use her E-Cigarette when it suddenly exploded. Catching her clo
KNXV-TV ABC 15 (Phoenix, AZ)
added May 23, 2016 20:55

Arizona smokers getting tax bills for online sales

About 30,000 Arizona smokers who bought cigarettes online are being hit with bills for thousands of dollars in unpaid state taxes. The Arizona Department of Revenue says smokers owe the state more than $20 for each carton they purchased after 2006 throug
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Sep 30, 2014 05:32

[Arizona, New Mexico] Casinos Worry As More Navajo Communities Go Smoke-Free

Dozens of Navajo Nation communities passed local clean air resolutions this year. The measures ban tobacco use in government buildings and workplaces. The Oso Vista Ranch Project, a youth development organization in northwestern New Mexico, is working to
National Public Radio (NPR)
added Aug 19, 2014 05:29

[Arizona] DRAKE: Smoke-free policy on campus should be put into effect

As much as I hate to admit it, our neighbors to the north are onto something here, and the UA should enact its own smoking ban.
Arizona Daily Wildcat
added Aug 29, 2013 05:21

[Arizona] ASU smoking, tobacco ban in effect

The long-awaited smoking ban went into effect at Arizona State University’s campuses Thursday, but how it will be enforced and how violators will be punished is less clear.
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Aug 7, 2013 18:19

[Arizona] INNES: Blog: The leading cause of lung cancer is smoking, not genetics

Last week's story about University of Arizona medical student Derek Neal's battle with lung cancer attracted some inaccurate comments from readers. Some readers decided, based on reading the story, that tobacco use does not cause lung cancer.
Arizona Daily Star
added Oct 9, 2012 07:08
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