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California raises smoking age starting Thursday

California e-cigarette smokers will also see restrictions after Thursday. All e-cigarette and vapor products will be reclassified as traditional tobacco products in the law. This law is opposed by the Smoke-Free Alternatives Trade Association – a lobbyin
USA Today
added Jun 9, 2016 16:42
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[California] CA state Assembly OKs no smoking

Cal Poly Pomona’s population differs in opinions following a new measure that may potentially prohibit smoking on CSU campuses. The California State Assembly passed Assembly Bill 1594 on April 25. The bill prohibits all use of tobacco products, e-cigaret
The Poly Post (Calif. State Polytechnic University, Pomona)
added May 10, 2016 16:09
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[California] FORSYTH v MPAA: DEFENDANT NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF THEATRE OWNERS’ SUPPLEMENTAL BRIEF IN SUPPORT OF DEFENDANTS’ JOINT SPECIAL MOTION TO STRIKE AND MOTION TO DISMISS, Apr 29, 2016

The Plaintiff’s judgment of what he thinks “parents ought to want” is not one this Court can impose on parents in a manner consistent with the Constitution.
Tobacco On Trial
added May 1, 2016 01:11
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[California] CalPERS to study possible reinvestment in tobacco

decided on Monday to review the potential impact of reinvesting in tobacco, 16 years after the pension fund dropped the controversial asset from its portfolio. The move to review tobacco divestment by the largest U.S. pension fund has caught the attentio
Reuters
added Apr 19, 2016 14:06
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[California] Smokers have harder time getting jobs, study finds

A one-year longitudinal study by researchers at the Stanford University School of Medicine strongly suggests that smokers remain unemployed longer than nonsmokers. And when smokers do find jobs, they earn substantially less than nonsmokers.
Stanford University School of Medicine
added Apr 11, 2016 17:56
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[California] Speeding, Cigarette Tossed Out Window Leads To Fatal Hwy 1 Crash: CHP

A motorist allegedly told officers she hit another car as she swerved while speeding and throwing a cigarette out her SUV window.
Patch.org
added Mar 22, 2016 04:04
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[California] GREEN: E-Cigarettes: Hooking a New Generation

We are currently suing nearly 50 companies for selling e-cigarettes without safety warnings that are required under California law. In several recent legal agreements with CEH, companies have agreed to meet binding requirements to adopt child-proof packag
Huffington Post (blog)
added Mar 19, 2016 17:49
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California Kids to 'Kick Butts' on March 16

Kids in California will stand up to Big Tobacco on March 16 as they join thousands of young people nationwide for Kick Butts Day. More than 1,000 events are planned across the United States and around the world for this annual day of youth activism, spons
PR Newswire
added Mar 12, 2016 21:39
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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? — What do you think of the idea sta
New York Times Blogs
added Mar 7, 2016 17:50
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Why California's tobacco bill proved surprisingly difficult

"But to tell somebody you can go and fight for your country and get killed but you can't have a cigarette, that's the thing." The concern finally forced a compromise on California's bill. Assemblyman Jim Wood (D) provided an exemption to military service
Christian Science Monitor
added Mar 4, 2016 16:57
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