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[California] San Francisco bans sales of flavored tobacco products

"People really have a big dislike and big distrust for Big Tobacco companies and are not fooled by propaganda and tactics," said Gil Duran, the spokesman for Campaign Yes on Proposition E. Greg Conley, president of the American Vaping Association didn't
CNN
added Jun 6, 2018 13:14
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[California] Health Highlights: June 6, 2018: SF Voters Support Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products

The company is concerned that other cities will follow San Francisco's lead, according to Patrick Reynolds...His grandfather started the tobacco company. "Big tobacco sees vaping as their future," Reynolds told CNN. "They are very afraid this is going t
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jun 6, 2018 13:13
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[California] San Francisco Voters Uphold Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products in Big Win for Kids over Tobacco Industry

By a 68 percent to 32 percent margin...groundbreaking law stands – and will stop the tobacco industry from targeting kids, African Americans and other populations with menthol- and candy-flavored products, as the industry has done for far too long. The Sa
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 6, 2018 13:10
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[California] The Latest: Victors emerge in down-ballot statewide races

San Francisco voters have approved a ban on selling flavored tobacco products including menthol cigarettes, certain chewing tobaccos and vaping liquids with flavors like cotton candy, mango and cool cucumber. Election results early Wednesday showed Measu
San Francisco (CA) Chronicle
added Jun 6, 2018 13:03
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[California] At last count, Leno has a thin margin as the second choice votes come in (check back often)

Prop. E, the ban of flavored tobacco that induced dozens of millions of dollars in opposition money from R.J. Reynolds, is cruising to victory with 69 percent of the early vote. So, you know, put that in your pipe and smoke it.
Mission Local
added Jun 6, 2018 12:58
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San Francisco, California, Proposition E, Ban on the Sale of Flavored Tobacco (June 2018)

No on Prop E - Stop the Prohibition Proposition reported $11,591,231 in contributions and $10,703,194 in expenditures for its campaign as of June 4, 2018. The committee noted that major funding had come from the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company.[8]
Ballotpedia
added Jun 6, 2018 13:01
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[California] The San Francisco voters on the final say of Vapor products

The people of San Francisco will on June 5th decide whether they will ban or uphold flavored tobacco products which include e-liquids. On this day, among other issues that the city will be addressing on its primary elections along with other special elec
Vaping Daily (blog)
added Jun 6, 2018 01:16
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[California] EDITORIAL: San Francisco Should Reject Candy-Flavored E-Cigarettes

All these dangers explain why the [FDA] is concerned...San Francisco’s Board of Supervisors was wise to (unanimously) outlaw their sale. Now city voters must see that the prohibition goes into effect.
Bloomberg News
added Jun 6, 2018 00:59
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[California] VIDEO: EDITORIAL: San Francisco Should Reject Candy-Flavored E-Cigarettes: Editor

The Bloomberg View Senior Executive Editor David Shipley presents an editorial urging San Franciscans to vote yes on Proposition E, to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products in the city. This editorial aired on Bloomberg Radio.
Bloomberg News
added Jun 6, 2018 00:57
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[California] San Francisco to vote on overturning ordinance banning flavors in tobacco products

However, ordinance opponents — with nearly $12 million in R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. funding support — were able to persuade at least 34,000 individuals to sign a petition in support of the referendum. “Last summer, the Board of Supervisors rushed throug
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jun 5, 2018 23:25
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