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[Arkansas] E-Cigarettes: The 'E' Is for Enigmatic (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

Mitch Zeller, director of the FDA’s Center for Tobacco Products, said, “Right now, for something like e-cigarettes, there are far more questions than answers.”
Arkansas Business
added May 5, 2014 14:57
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[Arkansas] (subscription) Wal-Mart urged to end tobacco sales ($$)

The recent decision by drugstore chain CVS Caremark to halt tobacco sales at its 7,600-plus stores prompted some lawmakers to ask other big-name retailers to do the same.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Feb 20, 2014 16:10
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[Arkansas] Ark. House to vote on e-cigarettes for minors

The Arkansas House is scheduled to vote Friday on a bill that would impose a $100 fine on anyone who gives or sells an "e-cigarette" to a person who is younger than 18 years old. The measure also prohibits minors from possessing the products.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 22, 2013 12:31
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[Arkansas] Careless smoking causes house fire death

David Rose, 41, of Rogers did not get out in time
KYTV KY3 (Springfield, MO)
added Apr 24, 2012 15:34
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First individual award against big tobacco in Arkansas is upheld

AP - Associated Press
added Jan 9, 2005 00:00
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[Arkansas] Van Buren approves tobacco ban in parks

The City Council has passed an ordinance banning smoking in the city's parks. The ordinance, which went into effect immediately upon its passage Tuesday, prohibits the use of all tobacco products plus e-cigarettes and vaping products from Van Buren's six
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Jun 28, 2017 13:34
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Arkansas looks to potentially cut state smoking cessation program

The Arkansas Department of Health said it costs about a million and a half dollars a year to run the line. But they said it's much cheaper to pay to help people quit smoking than treat them after they get cancer.
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:30
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[Arkansas] Council tables no-smoking ordinance in city parks

The Eureka Springs Parks and Recreation Department still doesn't have an official smoking policy in city parks. On Monday night, the Eureka Springs City Council tabled discussion on two proposed no-smoking ordinances in city parks. The council first loo
Lovely County (AR) Citizen
added Jan 11, 2017 21:12
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[Arkansas] Pebbles Fagan Steps In as New Tobacco Center Director at UAMS (Movers & Shakers)

Pebbles Fagan has been named the director of the Center for the Study of Tobacco at the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
Arkansas Business
added Nov 15, 2016 06:26
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Study Spotlights Arkansas' High Rate of Cigarette-Related Deaths

One-third of cancer deaths in Arkansas are due to cigarettes... Michael Keck, government relations director for the American Cancer Society in Arkansas said the state's history of tobacco-related public policies has contributed to the problem. "Because o
Public News Service (PNS)
added Oct 31, 2016 18:07
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