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[California] Supervisors takes second look at secondhand smoke

The Tulare County Health Advisory Committee presented its recommendations as to how to proceed when it comes to e-cigarettes to the Board of Supervisors. In two separate measures the committee suggested that the County add e-cigarettes to its current ord
Foothills Sun-Gazette (Exeter, CA)
added Jul 30, 2015 04:27
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[California] Costa Mesa public vaping ban gets first approval

The city has begun the process of banning vaping and electronic cigarette smoking in its public parks and city buildings in a move designed to protect residents from secondhand “smokeless” vapor. The Planning Commission approved the ban Monday as part of
Orange County (CA) Register
added Jul 29, 2015 11:56
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[California] Smoke break! Kristen Stewart joins Chloë Sevigny for a cigarette outside a Los Angeles restaurant

With a cigarette in one hand and her jacket held in her other, she leaned on the wall as she puffed away like a pro. Her smoking partner Sevigny meanwhile wore a pair of baggy dungarees over a black sports bra.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2015 16:26
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[California] E-Cig Users Urge Cert. In Health Claims False Ad Suit ($$)

A putative class accusing electronic cigarette maker NJOY Inc. of falsely advertising its products as more healthful than tobacco asked a California federal judge on Monday to certify the class, brushing off the company’s argument that the lead plaintiff
Law360
added Jul 28, 2015 11:34
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[California] Bad boy! Michael Jackson's son Prince Jackson puffs on vaporizer as he meets mystery brunette for movie date

the 18-year-old was no doubt trying to relax when he was spotted puffing on a vaporizer before meeting a cute companion in Calabasas, California on Tuesday. The teenager exhaled a big cloud of smoke as he made his way from the parking lot to meet his pre
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 26, 2015 06:06
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[California] Pleasanton Council bans smoking banned in city parks

City Council Tuesday ordered a ban on smoking in all Pleasanton parks, agreeing with a recommendation of the city's Youth Commission that secondhand smoke poses a threat to others in the parks. The commission's study had been reviewed and supported earli
Pleasanton (CA) Weekly
added Jul 25, 2015 18:48
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[California] Low-Nicotine Cigarettes Fail to Sway Smokers

Smokers who successfully lowered their nicotine intake when they were switched to low-nicotine cigarettes were unable to curb their smoking habits in the long term, according to a study by researchers at UCSF and San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma
University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)
added Jul 25, 2015 18:07
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[California] GOULART: Cigarette littering a serious problem

That cigarette butt you dropped on the sidewalk today could be carried into a creek, or the Russian River, tomorrow. A cigarette butt travels from the road to the gutter, down a storm drain and directly into our waterways...create a water quality hazard,
Ukiah (CA) Daily Journal
added Jul 25, 2015 16:53
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[California] Childhood-welfare agency worries proposed cigarette tax increase would reduce funding

The agency, First 5 California, already is searching for new sources to replace a decline in tobacco tax revenue, the result of fewer Californians smoking and lower cigarette sales. Almost all revenue raised by the proposed tax would go toward education
Los Angeles Times
added Jul 24, 2015 11:09
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ARCHIVE: California Democrats accepting more campaign cash from tobacco industry

Democrats in the California Capitol have become increasingly willing in recent years to take money from cigarette companies, a source of campaign funding that was once so controversial it remains shunned by their state party organization.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Jul 23, 2015 13:33
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