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CHEMERINSKY: California 18-year-olds should be able to decide whether to smoke

Our society allows people to engage in countless harmful behaviors: smoking, drinking, eating unhealthy foods, not getting enough exercise. But that is the product of living in a free society, where people get to make choices for themselves. As much as I
Orange County (CA) Register
added May 12, 2016 12:38
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[California] City reignites smoking discussion

Half Moon Bay city staff is developing a smoking ordinance that aims to balance the rights of individuals while protecting others from the dangers of secondhand smoke. During its most recent meeting, the City Council addressed a list of seven items relate
Half Moon Bay (CA) Review
added May 12, 2016 12:36

[California] Smoke-Free City College: New Environmental Standard And Community Policing To Take Effect In August 2016

In anticipation of City College and its outreach centers becoming smoke-, tobacco- and vape-free Aug. 20, officials have created a section on the college website to offer assistance to those who want to stop smoking and will rely on community policing to (Sacramento City College)
added May 12, 2016 03:57

[California] Smoking age raised to 21

The report found that the region consisting of California's northern and western counties — which includes Glenn, Colusa and Tehama — has one of the highest rates of adult smokers in the state at 15.1 percent. Individually, the estimated adult smoking p
Marysville (CA) Appeal-Democrat
added May 12, 2016 01:50

[California] Four Things We Can Do To Reduce U.S. Tobacco Consumption

Last week, California became the second state to raise the tobacco purchase age to 21. This move is part of a pivotal trend spreading across the nation to reduce youth tobacco consumption by preventing or delaying young people from picking up tobacco prod
added May 11, 2016 13:20


Cavins was vaping at home while on his computer last month. "I sat it down and I believe I was going to get a pen or something from this bookshelf over here and then bam," the Irvine resident said. The explosion sent shrapnel 9 feet high into the ceili
KABC-TV Channel 7 (Los Angeles, CA)
added May 11, 2016 02:52

[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

[District of Columbia, New York] EDITORIAL: Washington, DC, and California make welcome moves on e-cigarettes and tobacco

The age to buy tobacco products in New York State remains 18. The state should join California and Hawaii and more than 100 cities and counties – Boston, New York City and Suffolk County in Long Island among them – working to protect young people and the
Buffalo (NY) News
added May 9, 2016 23:41

[California] ONG: It's time for L.A. to follow Santa Monica's lead in regulating tobacco in apartment buildings

it's the next logical step for Los Angeles — the best way to protect children, seniors and all vulnerable populations in the city from inhaling secondhand smoke against their will in their own homes. Doing nothing would be a missed opportunity with seriou
Los Angeles Times
added May 9, 2016 14:04

Apartment Marijuana Smoking Ban Could Become California Law

Renters may face eviction or other new consequences from smoking marijuana in their home under a new law working its way through Sacramento this spring.
East Bay Express
added May 8, 2016 17:49
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