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[California] Prop 56 will increase cigarette tax and include electronic brands

increase current state excise tax on cigarette sales by $2 a pack with equivalent increases on other tobacco products. And, for the first time, electronic cigarette products containing nicotine would be classified as “other tobacco products” and subject
Idyllwild (CA) Town Crier
added Aug 19, 2016 10:59
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California Federal Judge Orders Couple To Stop Using Tobacco Trademark ($$)

default judgment in favor of a hookah tobacco company that sued a couple who was using the company’s trademarked brands and ordered the couple to pay $575,000 (Starbuzz Tobacco Inc. v. Issa Hilo, et al., No. SACV 16-0303 AG, C.D. Calif.).
Lexis Nexis
added Aug 11, 2016 14:33
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[California] Indian tobacco is a blast from the past in Redding

An exciting population of native tobacco plant has emerged from its seed bank in Redding. It's difficult to know how long it has been waiting there for the right conditions to grow, but the bloom hints at some profoundly interesting American Indian hist
Redding (CA) Record-Searchlight
added Aug 7, 2016 23:00
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California initiative draws fire for opening the door to TV ads that promote pot smoking

We don’t want to see smoking re-normalized, and exposure to marketing and advertising does that. — Ravi Dave, UCLA Health cardiologist “We view marijuana advertising in the same light as cigarette and e-cigarette advertising — we don’t want to see smoki
Los Angeles Times
added Aug 2, 2016 14:54
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[California] Why toxic compound emissions vary in e-cigarettes

While previous studies have found that electronic cigarettes emit toxic compounds, a new study...pinpointed the source of these emissions and shown how factors such as the temperature, type, and age of the device play a role in emission levels, informati
University of California, Berkeley
added Jul 28, 2016 17:51
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Workplace secondhand smoke exposure: a lingering hazard for young adults in California

33% of young adults in the San Francisco Bay Area still reported workplace SHS exposure in the past week, with those in lower income occupations and working in non-office environments experiencing the greatest exposure. Closing the gaps that exempt certai
Tobacco Control
added Jul 15, 2016 02:42
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[California] E-cigarettes, Cigarettes, and the Prevalence of Adolescent Tobacco Use [FREE FULL TEXT]

the high prevalence of combined e-cigarette or cigarette use in 2014, compared with historical Southern California smoking prevalence, suggests that e-cigarettes are not merely substituting for cigarettes and indicates that e-cigarette use is occurring in
Pediatrics
added Jul 12, 2016 15:33
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[California] Skyrocketing teen vaping could reverse progress in tobacco reduction

Experimentation with e-cigarettes could become nicotine addiction for youth who have never used any other tobacco products, USC study suggests
University of Southern California (USC)
added Jul 11, 2016 17:43
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[California] Student Question | Should the Legal Age to Purchase Tobacco Be Raised From 18 to 21?

Students: Read the entire editorial, then answer the questions below: — Do you think the California governor will approve the bill? Why or why not? — If it passes, what will be the short-term and long-term outcomes?
New York Times Blogs
added Jun 15, 2016 20:19
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[California] Federal Jury Awards Hookah Maker $2 Million In Knockoff Sales Suit ($$)

awarded a hookah maker $2 million after finding that a wholesale retailer was selling a copyrighted hookah without the maker’s permission (Kaloud Inc. v. Shisha Land Wholesale Inc., No. 2:15-cv-3706, C.D. Calif.).
Lexis Nexis
added Jun 13, 2016 20:58
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