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[Arizona] UA Delays Campus Smoking Ban, Drops E-Cigarette Ban

Tobacco products, including cigarettes, pipes, and chewing tobacco will be prohibited. After a considering comments from the public, the school has decided to not ban e-cigarettes, although their use will still be prohibited inside campus buildings. The
Arizona Public Media
added Aug 15, 2014 14:16

[Arizona] VIDEO: No jobs for smokers?

Pima County Administrator Chuck Huckleberry wants any sort of nicotine use to be a deal breaker if you apply for a county job. If you already have a Pima County job, he wants to puff up insurance costs if you continue to smoke.
KGUN TV 9 (Tucson, AZ)
added Jul 31, 2014 12:41

[Arizona] Bill Pfeifer: Pharmacies must quit selling tobacco products

Although a giant step forward, reducing the number of retail locations that sell tobacco products cannot singlehandedly eliminate tobacco-related deaths. We know what works — including higher tobacco taxes, preventing kids from starting, smoke-free laws
Arizona Daily Star
added Apr 14, 2014 09:05

Student-engineered robot takes aim at tobacco industry before Arizona Legislators

The Take Aim at Tobacco student-made robot exhibition was part of STAND Legislative Day whereby hundreds of STAND members from across Arizona descended upon the State Capitol to educate legislators about anti-smoking initiatives that they are spearheading
PR Newswire
added Mar 18, 2014 22:05

[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
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Sep 20, 2012 08:52

[Arizona] Smoking ban in city parks gets Prescott Council OK

The Prescott City Council voted 6-1 on Tuesday, April 24, to impose a smoking ban in city parks, “except in signed designated smoking areas.” After the meeting, Prescott City Attorney Jon Paladini pointed out that the Stage 1 fire restrictions that were
Prescott (AZ) Daily Courier
added Apr 25, 2018 17:32

[Mexico, Arizona] Cigarette black market on the rise

- Mexican drug gangs are using cigarette sales to launder profits from drug and human smuggling, according to a report released Monday by the Government Accountability Office. "ICE officials say that the same transnational criminal organizations that smu (Newschannel 3)
added Nov 18, 2017 02:56

[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
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