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[California] American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network Denounces Tobacco Industry's Shameful Threats

“It should come as no surprise that an industry that targets kids for a deadly, lifelong addiction would threaten to undermine their education and healthcare too. Nonetheless, this email threat is a clear indication that the tobacco industry will go to a
Business Wire
added Mar 14, 2016 21:36
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[California] CRISP: Let's raise the smoking age to 25

Laws that limit Americans’ freedom to smoke - combined with higher cigarette taxes and public awareness campaigns - have transformed the face of smoking in America in a good way... Here’s how much things have changed: Granted, it’s been a while, but when
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Mar 14, 2016 15:39
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[California] SKELTON: Tobacco tragedy prompts support of anti-smoking legislation

tobacco lobby ... threatened to drive up the price of qualifying initiatives for the ballot. How? Sponsoring a ballot measure to repeal the anti-smoking bills and paying collectors an astronomical $10 per signature... “You can’t say you were not warned,”
Los Angeles Times
added Mar 14, 2016 10:15
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[California] ESPIRITU: CSUF should look for a better method to handle its smokers situation

the new popular smoking section has become the shady trees at the Humanities building facade. In the interest of everyone’s health, CSUF is in desperate need of a smoking section. Forty million people in the United States are addicted to smoking, accordi
Daily Titan (Cal State Fullerton)
added Mar 14, 2016 10:05
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Mercury News editorial: California's smoking age increase is real progress

E-cigarette use among middle and high school students tripled from 4.5 percent in 2013 to 13.4 percent in 2014. Stricter smoking laws take dead aim at this growing problem. And the Legislature's willingness to take on Big Tobacco bodes well for the toba
Santa Cruz County (CA) Sentinel
added Mar 14, 2016 00:35
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[California] New dad Louis Tomlinson spotted smoking in Los Angeles as he relaxes after custody settlement reports

The Mirror (uk)
added Mar 13, 2016 11:29
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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] VAPING UNDER 21 MAY SOON BE ILLEGAL ... BUT TEENS CAN STILL LEGALLY BUY POT

if Brown approves the 21-and-older bill, and if he approves the e-cigarette legislation, you will have to be at least 21 to vape.... The language of the vaping bill says, "This act does not affect any laws or regulations regarding medical cannabis." "The
LA Weekly
added Mar 12, 2016 17:37
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[California] 21-PLUS SMOKING: Health advocates cheer, smokers fume

Inland Southern California residents also express shock over move to subject electronic cigarettes to same restrictions as tobacco products.
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Mar 12, 2016 17:31
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Proposed California tobacco law could impact Nevada

But at the Washoe County Health Department, smoke-free advocates say they are watching closely to see if such legislation would be appropriate here. “95% of tobacco users start before the age of 21. So if we can help, put a barrier so that youth don't p
KOLO Newschannel 8 (Reno, NV)
added Mar 12, 2016 17:30
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