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[Arizona] Banning smoking in city parks: Fire danger, health risk factors to be considered

the question facing the Prescott City Council: Should that ban be extended to the city’s parks, trails, and open spaces? A proposed ordinance to prohibit smoking in city parks will be among the issues the Prescott City Council will consider during a stud
Prescott (AZ) Daily Courier
added Mar 25, 2018 18:03
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[Arizona] Allhands: Can the FDA make cigarettes less addictive? 2 reasons to be skeptical

It seems dangerous to tell teens that one of the major consequences to smoking no longer exists. And it seems like a bad idea to move nicotine to the black market, where products could emerge that kill people even faster.
AZ Central - Arizona Republic
added Mar 20, 2018 01:36
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[Arizona] Retailers Face Hurdles Fighting Local Regulation

Anti-tobacco organizations that receive funding to lobby for proposals such as flavored-tobacco bans or higher taxes have “natural bridges and alliances” with local health departments and schools, a ready network that retailers don’t have access to, acco
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Mar 11, 2018 16:30
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[Arizona] The 747 Had a Great Run. But Farewell Doesn’t Mean the End.

The desert climate makes county-owned Pinal Airpark, between Phoenix and Tucson, an ideal place to store airplanes long term, and about 120 aircraft are here...whole seating sections are preserved — filled ashtrays (dating back to at least 2000, when the
New York Times
added Jan 20, 2018 15:57
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[Arizona] Tobacco and Pharmacies Don't Mix: Truth Initiative Attends Annual Walgreens Shareholder Meeting, Urges Pharmacy Chain to Go Tobacco-Free

truth, plans to attend the Walgreens shareholder meeting in Scottsdale, Ariz. on January 17 where the organization, along with its youth activists, will again ask the company to reconsider selling tobacco products. With other major pharmacies like CVS dr
PR Newswire
added Jan 17, 2018 20:47
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[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
azfamily.com (Newschannel 3)
added Nov 18, 2017 02:56
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[Arizona] VIDEO: Is e-cigarette vapor as harmful as second-hand smoke?

We reached out to Irina Stepanov, a professor at the University of Minnesota, to find out. Her team studies the effects of second-hand smoke from cigarettes and e-cigarettes. “Most likely e-cigarettes are less harmful than cigarette smoke. It contains f
KPNX-TV 12 (Phoenix, AZ)
added Oct 20, 2017 13:56
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[Arizona] ASU is tobacco free, but what about vaping?

Joe Sanchez, manager of the ASU Tobacco-Free Initiative (ASUTFI), said that while all tobacco-containing products are prohibited on campus, e-cigarettes, which do not contain tobacco (but may contain nicotine), are approved for outdoor use on all ASU pro
State Press (Arizona State University)
added Sep 14, 2017 01:48
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[Arizona] KICKIN’ THE HABIT Filtering out problems

It’s been almost three weeks since La Ramona Morales Apartments in Benson implemented its complete smoke-free policy on Aug. 1. And Chairity LaDuke, community manager at La Ramona Morales, said residents are already taking to the change.
Sierra Vista (AZ) Herald
added Aug 30, 2017 01:36
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[Arizona] Douglas becomes second AZ city to raise legal tobacco age to 21

Cottonwood was the first in Arizona to raise the age to 21 in June 2016. These two Arizona communities are certainly not alone. The website Tobacco21.org lists more than 200 other cities across the U.S. that have done the same thing.
KOLD TV Channel 13 (Tucson, AZ)
added Jul 16, 2017 20:12
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