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CVS Health And Breathe California Announce Statewide Finalists In Student Film Contest On Youth Smoking

Student filmmakers from high schools and middle schools across the state received regional honors in the third annual Anti-Tobacco Video Contest for the Public Service Announcements (PSA) produced to raise awareness of the dangers of tobacco. The contest,
CVS Health (CVS Caremark)
added Feb 16, 2017 22:24
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EXTRAS ON EXCISE: SMOKE ‘EM IF YOU GOT ‘EM; CALIFORNIA’S TOBACCO TAXES SET TO SKYROCKET IN 2017

expanded definition of “tobacco products,” which will also become effective on April 1. The new definition specifically lists electronic cigarettes as tobacco products, meaning e-cigarettes will be subject to tobacco excise taxes for the first time under
Bloomberg BNA (Bureau of National Affairs)
added Feb 16, 2017 01:05
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[California] New evidence that e-cigarettes may harm your heart

found that 23 study participants who were habitual users of e-cigarettes were more likely to have signs of two heart risk factors than 19 other participants who did not use e-cigarettes. The risk factors were oxidative stress, which hampers the body’s ab
University of California, Berkeley
added Feb 16, 2017 00:27
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[California] Man Sues 2 Tobacco Companies For Death Of His Wife ($$)

A widower of a woman who died from lung cancer filed suit in California state court on Feb. 8 against two tobacco companies, claiming that they knew about the dangers of smoking and did not warn the public about the dangers of smoking (Julian Engel v. R.
Lexis Nexis
added Feb 15, 2017 02:02
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Suit Filed Over Exploding Vaping Device In California State Court ($$)

A man filed a product liability suit on Feb. 9 against a tobacco shop that sold him a vape and the makers of the vape and its parts after the device exploded and caused him to burn himself (Christopher Crowder v. Tobacco Expo, et al., No. RIC 1702394, Ca
Lexis Nexis
added Feb 15, 2017 02:01
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[California] Windsor moves to snuff out smoking in multifamily buildings

The town has scheduled two public workshops to discuss a potential ordinance intended to snuff out secondhand smoke, which can drift between dwelling units and in shared ventilation systems. The ban would cover tobacco and perhaps marijuana, whether for
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Feb 14, 2017 09:48
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[California] Modesto ponders smoking ban in all city parks

A proposal would extend the ban throughout city parks and include the smoking of marijuana. Modesto is considering banning smoking in all of its parks. The smell of tobacco was strong Friday afternoon in the Graceada Park pavilion in downtown Modesto. Mod
Modesto (CA) Bee
added Feb 12, 2017 21:09
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[California] Fresh fears for Mischa Barton as she is seen drinking, smoking and partying until 3am just weeks after shocking 'meltdown'

Fresh fears: Mischa Barton has been seen drinking, smoking and partying at a West Hollywood bar called Barney’s Beanery until 3am just weeks after shocking 'meltdown'...she kept popping outside the venue for regular cigarette breaks, where she seemed a
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 11, 2017 15:31
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[California] Paso bans smoking in public

City Council unanimously decided to adopt a more comprehensive ordinance banning smoking—e-cigs, vaporizers, pipes, cigars, and cannabis—in public...jurisdictions have the right to regulate smoking marijuana in areas where smoking tobacco is prohibited.
San Luis Obispo County (CA) New Times
added Feb 9, 2017 09:18
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[California] Paso Robles moves to tighten rules for smoking tobacco and marijuana

If council members give the ordinance their final approval in two weeks, tobacco product use — including cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars and pipes — would be prohibited in city-owned buildings and enclosed public places, as well as at all outdoor events
San Luis Obispo (CA) Tribune
added Feb 9, 2017 09:09
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