Headlines Tagged with Arkansas — 1,896 headlines found
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.
Jun 16, 2017 KTHV-DT CBS (Little Rock, AR)
added Jun 19, 2017 20:30
Arkansas will receive over $50 million in tobacco settlement funds, according to Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge. "It is critical for me to continue enforcing the terms of the MSA agreement with the various tobacco companies," said Attorney Ge
Apr 26, 2017 KNWA-TV and KFTA-TV (Fayetteville, AR)
added Apr 26, 2017 17:03
A UA doctoral student is conducting a study on the effect of human proteins when exposed to smoke, with the first results showing smoking causes proteins to break down. UA doctoral student Abdullah Qassab tests this by isolating proteins in participants
Apr 26, 2017 Arkansas Traveler (University of Arkansas)
added Apr 26, 2017 15:48
An ordinance to regulate smoking on city-owned property was met with some opposition Tuesday night at the Trumann City Council meeting. At the March meeting, the ordinance was read for the second time to make all parks in Trumann smoke-free places. Alde
Apr 14, 2017 Poinsett County (AR) Democrat Tribune
added Apr 15, 2017 19:28
The checks are in the mail to the 20,521 Marlboro Lights smokers who are splitting $18 million paid to settle a lawsuit, a Friday court order states. Just more than 13,000 claimants are being paid 10 cents to 25 cents for every pack of Marlboro Lights o
Apr 15, 2017 Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Apr 15, 2017 14:03
The council also approved adding e-smoking devices to the city’s no-smoking ordinance
Apr 5, 2017 Pine Bluff (AR) Commercial
added Apr 6, 2017 01:55
The Van Buren Parks and Recreation Commission discussed an ordinance Monday that would ban smoking in city parks. The issue of smoking in the parks was previously discussed during the parks and recreation commission meeting March 13.
Apr 4, 2017 Southwest (AR) Times Record
added Apr 4, 2017 16:27
House has approved legislation to ban the smoking of medical marijuana in places where tobacco smoking is also prohibited. Republican Rep. Robin Lundstrum’s bill advanced out of the House on an 88-0 vote Friday and now goes to the state Senate for consid
Mar 19, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 20, 2017 20:47
A bill prohibiting the smoking of medical marijuana anywhere in Arkansas failed on the floor of the state Senate last week, while a similar bill in the state House of Representatives was amended to allow patients to smoke the drug at home.
Mar 20, 2017 Baxter (AR) Bulletin
added Mar 20, 2017 20:46
[Arkansas] Medical marijuana smoking ban passes house: applies to same areas as cigarette smoking bans
The proposal bans smoking medical marijuana everywhere that tobacco smoking is already banned, in the presence of someone under the age of 14 and inside a vehicle.
Mar 20, 2017 Malvern Daily Record
added Mar 20, 2017 18:37