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[California] Palo Alto bans smoking in apartments, condos

City Council on Monday approved an ordinance that establishes a permit process for tobacco retailers and also bans smoking in multi-dwelling units. As part of a program to be administered and enforced by Santa Clara County, the city adopted upcoming rule
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Dec 8, 2016 15:44
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Hollywood's lost decade, measured in children. (PDF)

Over the past decade,all six MPAA-member studios have adopted policies on tobacco in their youth-rated movies. These policies have failed young audiences in at least three ways: From 2007 to 2010,the studios reduced the share of PG-13 films with smok
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Dec 13, 2016 23:23
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New Smoke Free Movies partner ad: Hollywood's lost decade, measured in children

This ad ran on December 7, 2016 in Variety and Hollywood Reporter.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Dec 13, 2016 23:23
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[Asia, China] BRIEF-Sanjiang Shopping Club signs agreement regarding tobacco retail business

* Says co's controlling shareholder will use 10 million yuan to set up a unit which will mainly engage in tobacco retail business as tenant of co's * Says co will start the cancellation procedures for tobacco monopoly retail licenses after lease out the
Reuters
added Dec 9, 2016 04:56
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[Canada] Excessive tax to blame for contraband

On behalf of the Ontario Convenience Stores Association just short of 20,000 cigarette butts were picked up and subjected to analysis. The results were surprising. Just over a quarter of the butts picked up in Toronto and surrounding area were contraband
North Bay (Ont) Nugget (ca)
added Dec 8, 2016 02:44
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the video game danger parents don’t know about

A majority of parents are unaware of smoking in video games, according to Played: Smoking and Video Games, a new report released today by Truth Initiative. More than a dozen games released in 2016—at least five of which are rated “Teen”—feature smoking.
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Dec 8, 2016 02:10
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FDA: Colorado erred in announcing tobacco-sales ban at Longmont Circle K

said Tuesday that a Circle K in Longmont has not been temporarily banned from selling tobacco products, as the chain still has the chance to respond to allegations its store sold tobacco to minors.
Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Dec 10, 2016 17:52
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[Colorado] Longmont Circle K denies it's been issued temporary tobacco-sales ban by FDA

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment on Monday announced that the FDA had issued a "No Tobacco Sales Order" to the Circle K on Francis Street in Longmont. The store's attorney, however, said that wasn't true.
Longmont (CO) Daily Times-Call
added Dec 10, 2016 17:53
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[UK] You can now customise your own cigarette packets, which is nice

Following the move to introduce plain packaging, creative team Oli + Josie have developed a way of printing your own smoking health warnings. Their website Personalise A Cigarette Pack lets you add any name to the ‘Smoking Kills’ warning on cigarette pa
Metro Café (uk)
added Dec 6, 2016 14:00
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22nd Century to Present Overview of Company’s Medical Marijuana and Industrial Hemp Initiatives at LD Micro Investor Conference

Headlining the presentation will be Dr. Rushton’s discussion of the Company’s proprietary cannabis initiatives, including the development of THC-free industrial hemp varieties and the propagation of medical marijuana strains that are selected for increase
Business Wire
added Dec 5, 2016 23:04
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