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[California] Moving Closer to a Smokefree L.A.

As part of their project, UCLA Center for Health and Policy Research is partnering with community-based organizations to take steps toward expanding smokefree apartment living in the city of Los Angeles. The project will reduce secondhand smoke exposure
Los Angeles Sentinel
added Aug 31, 2017 15:48
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[California] Grassroots Coalition Blocks San Francisco Menthol Ban

when the Board of Supervisors returns from recess in September, it can make one of three decisions: Rescind the ordinance, Call for a special election, or Put the question on the ballot on the next scheduled election in June...."I think the number of sig
Convenience Store News
added Sep 4, 2017 20:12
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Smoking among Hispanic/Latino nationality groups and Whites, comparisons between California and the United States

California state residence significantly impacted smoking behaviors as indicated by significant differences in smoking intensity between California and the remaining US among Hispanic/Latino nationality groups. Understanding smoking behaviors across Hisp
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Sep 4, 2017 20:07
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[California] UC appoints new class of Smoke- and Tobacco-Free Student Fellows

Eleven UC Smoke- and Tobacco-Free Student Fellowships of $12,000 each have been awarded to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing projects aimed at reducing the health hazards of smoke and tobacco systemwide and supporting campus policy-oriented ef
University of California, Berkeley
added Aug 30, 2017 04:41
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[California] Protesters in Berkeley disperse

According to police, individuals planning to attend the rally are not allowed to bring backpacks or bags, weapons, firearms...illegal drugs and tobacco products, including e-cigarettes.
KTVU/BayInsider.com Fox Ch. 2 (Oakland, CA)
added Aug 28, 2017 05:03
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[California] U.C. Berkeley Police Say Stay Away to Counter-Protest

The demonstration is being called "Bay Area Rally Against Hate"...individuals planning to attend the rally are not allowed to bring backpacks or bags, weapons, firearms... illegal drugs and tobacco products, including e-cigarettes. Police said helmets
Berkeley (CA) Daily Planet
added Aug 28, 2017 03:15
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[California] Jurors — and others — get a break from smoking ban at Ventura

Smokers can now light up during breaks from county jury duty despite a sweeping outdoor tobacco ban that took effect at mid-month. Managers decided to set aside a smoking zone at the Ventura County Government Center in Ventura based on the public servic
Ventura County (CA) Star
added Aug 28, 2017 21:38
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[California] Hoping for a smoke free downtown policy

“Tobacco continues to be the leading cause of preventable death and disease, and in Kings County our smoking rate is 17.8 percent compared to the state rate of 11.3 percent,” said Vallejo. Although California was the second state to raise the minimum sm
Hanford (CA) Sentinel
added Aug 26, 2017 17:18
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[California] Reynolds gains legal victory in lawsuit addressing e-cig vapor

lawsuit claiming public harm from the content of electronic cigarette vapor....Harris sued Reynolds Vapor in September 2015, claiming the company violated California law by failing to include a potential carcinogen risk, particularly exposure to formaldeh
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 26, 2017 14:48
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[California] FRANK: Waste of the Day: Feds Spend $199,665 Analyzing Tweets About E-Cigarettes

Why do we have a $20 trillion national debt? We spend outrageous sums for special interests and crony capitalist... Researchers say they will study “#retweets” and “#replies” of tweets about e-cigarettes. They will analyze all tweets sent about e-cigaret
California Political Review
added Aug 26, 2017 17:21
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