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[California] Hermosa Beach pledges tighter no-smoking enforcement, eyes licenses for tobacco sellers to protect minors

The Hermosa Beach City Council has agreed to more actively enforce its three-year-old ban on smoking in public areas such as the Strand, the city pier and the popular Pier Plaza. The council also tentatively agreed to add e-cigarettes to the smoking ban.
Easy Reader (Hermosa Beach, CA)
added Sep 26, 2014 16:41
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[California] Disney makes it clear: Vape only in smoking areas

Anaheim parks post signs at entrances, telling e-cigarette users to join traditional smokers in designated spots.
Orange County (CA) Register
added Sep 26, 2014 09:00
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[California] Editorial: Needlessly smoldering issue in Aliso Viejo

As government continues to create rationales for exerting its authority, the issue of smoking in one’s own home should be left to that home’s owner and its residents.
Orange County (CA) Register
added Sep 25, 2014 12:45
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[California] Suit Says E-Cig Co. Misled Smokers About Helping Them Quit

A California electronic cigarette smoker accused Fumizer LLC in a putative class action Monday of falsely claiming its vaporizers could help users quit smoking or lead to “healthy smoking” despite its later denials and the existence of adverse medical stu
Law360
added Sep 25, 2014 12:24
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[California] School board prepares to ban e-cigarettes, as ‘vaping’ becomes more popular

Amid signs that e-cigarette use is rising among Oakland students, the Oakland Unified School District (OUSD) is preparing to vote within the next two months on policy that would likely extend the ban on smoking to cover the battery-powered nicotine delive
San Francisco Chronicle blogs
added Sep 24, 2014 11:20
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[California] BENTLEY: Stanford allows the criminal tobacco industry to influence its research

When a world renowned research institution such as Stanford keeps its door open to big tobacco’s money and influence…lending its “good name” to any kind of tobacco research, it only furthers the reach of big tobacco’s tragic death toll. The Centers for D
The Stanford (CA) Daily
added Sep 23, 2014 19:16
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[California] Newcastle residents aim to stomp out new tobacco shop

Concerned Newcastle business owners and residents listen as Deborah Toohey talks about a controversial smoke shop opening up in Newcastle near her and the possible customer element it could bring to town. A collection of Newcastle residents and business
Auburn (CA) Journal
added Sep 23, 2014 19:09
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[Alaska, California] Charlo Greene In Legal Dispute with Neighbor Over Her Pot Smoking

Greene allegedly smoked so much pot at home that her next door neighbor’s kid got violently ill … and now they’re warring in court. Tyler Gilbrech tells TMZ … Charlo and her boyfriend moved into the apartment above his in June, and claims she immediately
Electronic Urban Report (EUR)
added Sep 23, 2014 14:10
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California to ban smoking at home daycare centers

Home day care operators in California must stop smoking in their houses, even after hours when children are gone. Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday he had signed AB1819, joining 12 other states with similar bans that target "third-hand" smoke.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 20, 2014 13:28
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California Helps Wall Street Pocket 44% of Landmark Tobacco Settlement

The original agreement made no stipulation how the money would be spent and ProPublica found that the most common use nationally was to pay off old debts. Tobacco bonds are very popular on Wall Street, regarded as much for their uncertainties as their h
AllGov.com
added Sep 19, 2014 20:25
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