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[Alaska] Legislative Update: Reaching a complete fiscal plan was not possible

SB 63 – Regulation of Smoking On the final day of session, SB 63 passed into law. This bill protects Alaskan employees from the adverse health effects of secondhand smoke by providing a statewide smoke-free workplace law for businesses and public places
Cordova (AK) Times
added May 24, 2018 07:17
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Strategies to Tackle Workplace Tobacco Use

CDC Foundation also notes that workplaces, where smoking is allowed, spend an average of $728 more per 1,000 square feet each year in maintenance costs than smoke-free workplaces. This translates to a total cost of $9,000 to $14,000 annually since most U
Corporate Wellness Magazine
added May 24, 2018 07:14
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CULLIP: YouTube’s anti-vaping purge

reviewers of e-cigarette products have had their content ripped from the platform and – in some cases – their channels deleted with scant opportunity to appeal... Allowing hysterical single-issue groups to bypass the democratic process and force clampdown
spiked (uk)
added May 23, 2018 15:18
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[New Hampshire] LETTER: Landlords can enact no-smoking policies

In the absence of laws, there is still a simple solution. The landlord can amend the lease to prohibit smoking in and around the property. It is perfectly within the landlord’s right. The 2008 U.S. Surgeon General’s Report “The Health Consequences of In
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added May 21, 2018 18:46
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ARCHIVE: Superman and the Marlboro woman: The lungs of Lois Lane.

Discusses the effects on attitudes toward smoking of adolescent girls by the portrayal of Lois Lane as a Marlboro cigarette smoker in the film Superman II. The film is criticized for promoting cigarette smoking to an impressionable population
American Psychological Association
added May 18, 2018 18:16
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The Cigarette, The Batman, and The Youth: a History of Tobacco Regulations and Comic Books – Part V: Advocating for Industry Self-Regulation

U.S. has a long and relatively effective history of regulating tobacco advertisements in comic books. Regulating comic book smoking depictions, however, has a much shorter and less substantial history. The last post in this series addresses the future of
ComicCritter
added May 18, 2018 17:13
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The Cigarette, The Batman, and The Youth: a History of Tobacco Regulations and Comic Books – Part III: Smoking Depiction Regulations and Anti-Smoking Messages

Superman fought a character called Nick O’Teen.[74] Superman’s message was, “With my X-ray vision I can see the harm that cigarettes do inside people’s bodies. That’s why I don’t smoke.” Oddly, Superman was also featured on candy cigarette packs at the sa
ComicCritter
added May 18, 2018 17:08
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The Cigarette, The Batman, and The Youth: a History of Tobacco Regulations and Comic Books – Part II: The Codes

Comics Code Authority seal...the code regulated advertising, which included banning all tobacco and liquor advertisements. The Comics Code of 1954 did not, however, regulate the depiction of tobacco use by comic book characters.
ComicCritter
added May 18, 2018 17:05
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The Cigarette, The Batman, and The Youth: a History of Tobacco Regulations and Comic Books – Part I: Introduction

This blog series examines the history of comic books and tobacco regulations....regulations, however, have not prevented tobacco advertisements from appearing in comic books. Internal tobacco documents show...have used purported anti-tobacco campaigns in
ComicCritter
added May 18, 2018 17:00
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[Netherlands] Dutch insurer NN Group to quit tobacco holdings

Dutch insurer NN Group will no longer invest in the tobacco industry and said on Thursday it aims to divest all tobacco-related holdings on its own accounts and in the funds of its asset manager within a year.
Reuters
added May 18, 2018 15:42
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