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State Health Officer’s Report on Tobacco Use and Promotion in California (PDF)

This report provides the latest information on tobacco use and promotion in California, including the impact of tobacco advertising in retail stores on youth tobacco use, statewide tobacco consumption trends, and the economic and environmental impact of
California Department of Public Health
added Dec 17, 2012 14:58

[California] SD marketing firm wins huge tobacco prevention contract

When Jeff Jordan founded Rescue Social Change Group in 2001 to do science-based anti-smoking campaigns, it was a struggle for the tiny San Diego company to get much attention in the marketing world.
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Dec 16, 2012 16:12

[California] Illegal cigarette sales to teens on the rise, report says

Illegal sales of cigarettes to minors has increased for the first time in three years across California, and the use of smokeless tobacco products such as snus is rising among youth, according to a first-of-its-kind report released by state public health
Long Beach (CA) Press-Telegram
added Dec 14, 2012 13:57

Report: Smokeless tobacco use up among California students

Though the prevalence of cigarette smoking among California high school students has declined over the past decade, smokeless tobacco use has risen among high school students, from 3.1 percent in 2004 to 3.9 percent in 2010, according a report released
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 13, 2012 15:17

[California] Letter: Smoking laws should be challenged

Under federal and state law, tobacco and cigarettes are legal. Bad habit or not, justice should be served. Use of the abstract term "second-hand smoke" allows no personal defense depriving smokers of due process.
Oroville (CA) Mercury-Register
added Oct 24, 2012 11:52


cigar aficionados are especially unhappy about Carlsbad’s outdoor ban. “We have been hosting cigar socials on the third Thursday of the month for 11 years at (the) Carlsbad Hennessey’s,” said DeeDee Engels, who owns the Cigar Grotto in Oceanside with her
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Oct 20, 2012 19:20

[California] Residential no-smoking law passes Santa Monica City Council

The Santa Monica City Council passed an ordinance Tuesday night making it illegal for new apartment and condominium tenants to smoke in their units.
KABC-TV Channel 7 (Los Angeles, CA)
added Oct 4, 2012 15:34

[California] Council Considers Tough Smoking Ban

A public hearing on the proposed ordinance that would restrict smoking in multi-family residences and downtown sidewalks will be held at City Hall tonight.
added Oct 1, 2012 16:07

4 charged with shipping contraband cigarettes from New Jersey to California

Three individuals were arrested Tuesday in the Los Angeles area for shipping millions of untaxed contraband cigarettes from Port Newark, N.J., to California.
US Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)
added Sep 27, 2012 09:22

[California] Top FDA Official Stephen P. Spielberg, MD, PhD, to Deliver Plenary Address at 2012 ISPE Annual Meeting

ISPE announced today that the FDA's Deputy Commissioner for Medical Products and Tobacco, Stephen P. Spielberg, MD, PhD, will deliver a plenary address at the 2012 ISPE Annual Meeting, taking place 11-14 November in San Francisco, Calif. USA. Spielberg's
PR Newswire
added Sep 18, 2012 00:25
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