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[California] BENTLEY: Stanford smoking: University lacks courage of 1,477 others to go smoke-free

It's incredibly disappointing to learn that Stanford once investigated the "sunny side of smoking" with Big Tobacco to conclude that nicotine enhances the performance of nonsmoking airline pilots. Yet hope is renewed as the Stanford School of Medicine an
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Dec 14, 2014 14:15

[California] EDITORIAL: Jerry Brown seeks to add a point to dull Prop. 65 warnings

warnings...would get more specific.... The substances that would be named in new warnings would include tobacco smoke...These chemicals are hardly cooties. Letting consumers know specifically what they should be aware of isn’t hazardous to anyone’s health
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 8, 2014 15:43

[California] ABCARIAN: E-cigarettes appear here to stay: So put that in your mod and vape it

Last year, with financial backing from his father, Dakoda Collins founded California Vaping Co. in an industrial park. The company now sells to stores in 20 states and eight countries. "Smokers trying to quit," Collins said, "I got the recipe for them."
Los Angeles Times
added Dec 5, 2014 15:39

[California] Man smoking at Richmond bus stop shoves 77-year-old woman to ground, causes broken arm

A shady smoker reportedly assaulted a 77-year-old woman in the Richmond district Wednesday, breaking her arm.
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Dec 4, 2014 20:53

[California] SF leaders to debate 50 percent reduction in tobacco-selling businesses

A proposal being discussed today by a Board of Supervisors committee would limit the number of permits to sell tobacco in each of the 11 supervisor districts to 45. Other restrictions, including proximity to schools, are also on the table
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Dec 4, 2014 13:02

[California] SUBJECT: Proposed Ordinance Amending Town Smoking Regulations to Ban Smoking in Multi-Unit Residences

RECOMMENDATION: Introduce and waive the first reading of the attached proposed ordinance amending the Town's Smoking Regulations to ban smoking in multi-unit residences...Council requested that the ban apply to medical marijuana and ecigarettes.
Town of San Anselmo (CA)
added Dec 4, 2014 06:45


RECOMMENDATION: That the City Council, by Motion, adopt an Ordinance of the City of Anaheim amending portions of Chapter 6.30 (Smoking in Public Places) of Title 6 (Public Health and Safety) of the Anaheim Municipal Code relating to smoking and th
City of Anaheim (CA)
added Dec 4, 2014 06:42

[California] COBB: Another View: Tax hikes on smokes save lives

Walters makes the tired charge that the tobacco tax is “regressive,” but a closer examination exposes this tobacco company talking point and, in fact, makes the case for itself. The facts show lower income people are more price sensitive to changes in ci
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 3, 2014 19:13

[California] HEMET: Coalition campaigns for smoke-free parks

The coordinator of the Hemet Community Action Network Coalition is helping to put together an ordinance that would ban tobacco use in Hemet parks. The efforts are thanks to a Drug Free Communities grant, which, starting in 2011, provides $125,000 per yea
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Dec 3, 2014 04:39

[California] Milpitas native's research on tobacco usage at San Jose leads to campus change

a directive Nov. 20 to make San Jose State a smoke- and tobacco-free place by Aug. 1, 2015. This directive was based on research and a survey that Milpitas High School class of 2009 graduate Isra Ahmad worked on as part of Campuses Organized & United fo
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Dec 2, 2014 06:43
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