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[Arizona] VAUGHN: Smoking ban idea may not stay lit

a youth group will have a tough task convincing the city council it needs to ban smoking in public parks in San Luis, Ariz.... council may decide it's easier to let park goers to agree among themselves that smokers will stay downwind from the non-smokers
Yuma (AZ) Daily Sun
added Sep 8, 2013 19:58

[Arizona] VIDEO: Electronic cigarettes grow in popularity, effects unknown

"Unfortunately we do not have much data available regarding this product. It is not regulated by the FDA," said Dr. Syed Shahryay, a pulmonologist at St. Luke's Medical Center. He said on the surface, electronic cigarettes appear to be a safer alternati
KPHO CBS 5 News (Phoenix, AZ)
added Mar 15, 2013 14:05

[Arizona] Omaha City Council Seeks 7% Occupation Tax on All Tobacco Products

Several Omaha City Council members have introduced an ordinance to adopt an "occupational privilege tax" on tobacco retailers that will equal 7% of the gross receipts from the "sale of tobacco products and any pipe or other device intended for use in con
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Sep 20, 2012 08:52

[Arizona, Virginia] These Are The BEST And WORST Cities To Vape In

researchers from the free market think tank R Street Institute created, an interactive database ranking 52 U.S. cities on their friendliness to vaping. “Our first Vapescore analysis reveals a rapidly developing policy area rife with misinfo
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Nov 21, 2016 16:44

Arizona's smoking rate takes huge drop

The number of Arizonans who smoke is dropping sharply, and experts are attributing the decline to new laws that limit the use of tobacco and the higher cost of cigarettes. A new federal study shows that about 170,000 of the state's adult residents kicke
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Sep 29, 2016 18:43

Percentage of adult Arizonans who smoke dips to 15.3 percent

The Arizona Department of Health Services says the percentage of smokers as of 2014 was at an all-time low of 15.3 percent. That's down a percentage point from the rate in 2013. Tobacco prevention and cessation
Arizona Daily Sun
added Oct 27, 2015 20:07

[Arizona] Tempe weighs ban on smoking while children are in car

Smoking with kids in car ban would fine drivers $50 per child Proposed ordinance would be the first of its kind in Arizona Critics say proposed law wouldn't protect kids from second-hand smoke
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Apr 28, 2015 13:26

[Arizona] Not gonna quit: Older smokers enjoy taking a puff

millions of Americans still light up. And a lot of them are the Green Valley crowd.... "Right now, we are very focused on the younger smokers and want to stop them as early as possible," Stumpf said. "It's not that the older smokers should be neglected, b
Green Valley (AZ) News
added Jun 20, 2014 05:32

[Arizona] WANG: Tobacco-free campus initiative campaign fails to catch eye of students

SHAC needs to start utilizing different mechanisms to attract the attention of college students. A campus-wide smoke-free policy will be difficult enough to enforce, so if the entire student population is not aware of this movement, or in support of it, t
Arizona Daily Wildcat
added Mar 27, 2013 09:32

[Indiana] Arizona State University to go completely tobacco-free at all its campuses in August

AP - Associated Press
added Nov 16, 2012 14:54
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