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[Arkansas] Philip Morris Strikes $45M Deal In Ark. Marlboro Lights Suit ($$)

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
added Sep 3, 2016 14:53

[Arkansas] Public Smoking Ban Sparks Market for Revolutionary Tobacco Products

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 (, a birch woo
Henderson State University Oracle
added Oct 14, 2015 17:24

PAGELS: Arkansas Politician Tries to Make It Harder to Quit Smoking - Hit & Run

One state rep has proposed jacking up taxes on e-cigarettes, discouraging a safer alternative for those looking to quit tobacco.
Reason Magazine
added Feb 13, 2015 15:12

[Arkansas] Base snuffs 83 smoking areas

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
U.S. Air Force
added Jul 23, 2013 00:08

[Arkansas] Electronic Cigarettes Banned in Library ($$)

Electronic cigarettes have been banned from the Rogers Public Library.
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Apr 18, 2013 21:57

[Arkansas] Bills seek to douse electronic cigarettes ($$)

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.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Mar 26, 2013 14:12

Arkansas State Fair announces stronger tobacco-free policy

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
KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Sep 30, 2015 11:52

[Arkansas] UCA bans 'e-cigs' and 'vaping' on campus

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
Log Cabin Democrat (Conway, AR)
added Feb 23, 2014 17:11

[Arkansas] CDC: Fewer Americans are smoking

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,"
added Jun 19, 2013 22:32

[Arkansas] New Bill Aims to Ban Smoking in Public Places

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
KARK-TV (NBC) Ch. 4 (Little Rock, AR)
added Mar 12, 2013 05:39
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