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[California] Appeals court upholds dismissal of case against resort after Poinsettia fire

the insurance company asserted that Omni had caused the damage “by allowing smoking on its golf course...there had been two smokers — one who smoked cigarettes, the other smoked cigars — in a golf foursome that morning, there was no evidence that either h
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 12, 2018 19:28
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[California] CA – Beverly Hills – Stop a Flavor Ban! (ENDED)

ENDED: The Beverly Hills City Council approved a citywide ban on flavored tobacco products, including e-liquid with or without nicotine, including at its Aug. 7 meeting.
Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association (CASAA)
added Sep 12, 2018 16:52
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[California] ARCHIVE: Contra Costa County to enforce new tobacco sales laws

New laws to protect youth from tobacco influences went into effect this month, and local health officials are enforcing the regulations. The regulations include prohibiting the sale of flavored tobacco products, such as menthol cigarettes and flavored
The Press (Brentwood, CA)
added Sep 12, 2018 16:47
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[California] ARCHIVE: Businesses catching onto new Contra Costa County tobacco control regulations

A majority of retailers are following the new tobacco control regulations, according to a Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors report. About 74 percent of the stores visited in February were compliant with new pack size and flavored tobacco regulati
The Press (Brentwood, CA)
added Sep 12, 2018 16:45
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[California] Vaping residue can transfer between rooms

Nicotine and other chemicals exhaled by e-cigarette smokers can move through air vents, leaving residue on surfaces in other locations...researchers tracked e-cigarette chemicals from a vape shop and found the residue in a business next door.
Reuters
added Sep 10, 2018 19:47
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[California] Family of baseball great Tony Gwynn settles lawsuit against tobacco industry giant

A major tobacco company agreed Thursday to settle a negligence and product liability lawsuit filed by the family of San Diego Padre great Tony Gwynn, who died of cancer at 54, decades after the company allegedly hooked him on — and then used him to promo
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Sep 9, 2018 19:02
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[California] VIDEO: Family of late Tony Gwynn settles lawsuit with tobacco company

Gwynn used as many as two cans of smokeless tobacco per day...According to attorneys for the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company and attorneys for the Gwynn family...this matter has been resolved to all parties’ satisfaction. The terms will remain confidential
KUSI-9 (San Diego, CA)
added Sep 9, 2018 19:01
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[California] Barack Obama: 'I was kicked out of Disneyland'

revealed he was kicked out of Disneyland when he was a teenager for smoking. Mr Obama was on the gondolas after attending a Kool & The Gang concert when he was escorted away by police officers. Speaking at a Democratic congressional rally in in Anaheim,
Sky News (uk)
added Sep 9, 2018 16:58
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[California] Obama told a story at an Anaheim rally about how he once got kicked out of Disneyland for smoking cigarettes on the gondolas

"I'm ashamed to say this, so close your ears young people, but a few of us were smoking on the gondolas," Obama said as the crowd laughed and whistled. "These were cigarettes, people. Terrible thing, but I'm a teenager, I'm rebellious."
Business Insider
added Sep 9, 2018 16:57
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[California] Gwynn's family settles suit with tobacco company

Gwynn’s widow and children filed the wrongful death lawsuit in 2016. In their filing, they contended Gwynn was “hopelessly addicted” to the company’s smokeless tobacco and started using it in 1977. That was about 10 years before health warnings were prin
Reuters
added Sep 8, 2018 20:22
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