Headlines Tagged with Arkansas — 1,896 headlines found
has reached a $45 million settlement with a class of smokers in Arkansas state court over claims the tobacco giant misrepresented that its Marlboro Lights and Ultra-Lights cigarettes were safer than the regular kind, according to court documents. Philip
Sep 2, 2016 Law360
added Sep 3, 2016 14:53
that's why Evan Grossman decided to design a smokeless tobacco alternative that circumvents the ban in your favorite restaurant, library, movie theater or other public space. Grossman created the Pixotine Nicotine Toothpick (www.pixotine.com), a birch woo
Oct 13, 2015 Henderson State University Oracle
added Oct 14, 2015 17:24
One state rep has proposed jacking up taxes on e-cigarettes, discouraging a safer alternative for those looking to quit tobacco.
Feb 12, 2015 Reason Magazine
added Feb 13, 2015 15:12
Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., is decreasing the number of designated tobacco areas on base from 172 to 89 beginning Monday through August 30. The changeover process has been approved for execution in accordance with new guidance, Air Force Instructio
Jul 23, 2013 U.S. Air Force
added Jul 23, 2013 00:08
Electronic cigarettes have been banned from the Rogers Public Library.
Apr 18, 2013 Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Apr 18, 2013 21:57
Consumers must prove that they are 18 years old before purchasing tobacco products, but no such restriction exists in Arkansas for the sale of imitation cigarettes that vaporize liquid nicotine instead of burning tobacco.
Mar 26, 2013 Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Mar 26, 2013 14:12
The Arkansas Livestock Show Association (Association), in partnership with the Arkansas Cancer Coalition (ACC) approved a policy on April 4, 2015, to make the Arkansas State Fair and Fairground Complex (Fair) tobacco free. The use of any tobacco and nico
Sep 30, 2015 KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Sep 30, 2015 11:52
University of Central Arkansas Trustees voted unanimously Friday to ban the use of electronic cigarettes on the school’s campus and in university owned vehicles. Trustees updated the board’s existing policy adopted in 2009 that prohibited the use of any
Feb 21, 2014 Log Cabin Democrat (Conway, AR)
added Feb 23, 2014 17:11
According to the CDC, 18 percent of Americans smoke. That's down from the 21 percent that was reported over the past seven years. "Were seeing a lot of younger patients come in with heart disease now and I think that's an eye opener for a lot of people,"
Jun 19, 2013 KAIT 8 (AR)
added Jun 19, 2013 22:32
The Clean Indoor Air Act of 2006 banned smoking in many public places, like restaurants. Now, Representative John Walker is going after the handful of places that are left. If House Bill 2119 passes, it would strike smoking from the list of indulgences p
Mar 12, 2013 KARK-TV (NBC) Ch. 4 (Little Rock, AR)
added Mar 12, 2013 05:39