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California Assembly approves tobacco-free college campuses

approved banning tobacco use on all California State University and community college campuses, building on a package of restrictions already awaiting Gov. Jerry Brown's signature. Assemblyman Kevin McCarty's proposal for tobacco-free campuses received j
KTVU/BayInsider.com Fox Ch. 2 (Oakland, CA)
added Apr 27, 2016 15:29
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[California] Teen's 'e-cigarette explodes in his face in car' leaving him with burns and missing bottom teeth

The 17-year-old of Fresno, California, was rushed to Twin Cities Community Hospital by emergency crews called to the scene. As well as losing many of his bottom teeth, a small hole was blown through Daniel's tongue, his family have revealed. His tongue
The Mirror (uk)
added Apr 26, 2016 15:51
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BILL WOULD BAN SMOKING—INCLUDING MEDICAL MARIJUANA-- AT PUBLIC COLLEGES IN CALIFORNIA

But as written, this measure also appears to outlaw smoking marijuana including medical marijuana, even in the privacy of one’s dorm room or vehicle on campus. The measure would ban smoking of “tobacco or another plant product, whether natural or synthet
East County (CA) Magazine (Heartland Foundation)
added Apr 26, 2016 15:47
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[California] CHRISTOPH: Reduce cigarette litter by redeeming butts

Rather than increasing our state's per pack cigarette tax, the revenues of which would not go toward directly dealing with the problem...Charge at the point of sale a fully refundable deposit of 60 cents a pack. The combination of the current state tax an
Redding (CA) Record-Searchlight
added Apr 26, 2016 14:13
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California Assembly Approves Tobacco-Free College Campuses

The California Assembly passed AB1594 with no votes to spare on Monday, sending the proposal to the state Senate. The bill by Assemblyman Kevin McCarty would prohibit chewing, dipping, smoking or vaping natural or synthetic tobacco products on 136 Calif
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 26, 2016 01:00
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[California] Health Highlights: April 25, 2016: San Francisco Bans Smoking in Parks to Protect Animals

Citing a health threat to animals, smoking has been banned in 65 parks by the East Bay Regional Park District in the San Francisco area. The move is meant to help keep the air clean and keep beaches, bays and wild lands free of cigarette butts that can
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 25, 2016 21:31
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[California] Is your child using e-cigarettes? New CDC report shows vaping rates at unprecedented levels among adolescents

While preliminary research indicates that vapor has fewer carcinogens than the smoke produced by burning dried tobacco leaves, vaping’s long-term impact on the lungs remains in question. Scientists emphasize that they simply haven’t had the decades neede
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Apr 24, 2016 23:42
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[California] Looking So Stressed, Ben Affleck Is Spotted Puffing On E-Cigarette

sucking on an electronic cigarette, looking so miserable as he sat in his car. Later on, he was photographed walking around Beverly Hills while puffing on a regular cigarette. He was seen wearing a black leather jacket over a maroon T-shirt paired with
Aces Showbiz
added Apr 24, 2016 23:41
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[California] Secondhand pot smoke can give you more than just a contact high

the concert haze and aroma inspired a research curiosity: What is the impact of secondhand marijuana smoke on blood vessel function? His preliminary research, presented in 2014 at the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions, suggested that smoke
Kansas City (MO) Star
added Apr 24, 2016 19:04
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California tobacco bills head to Gov. Jerry Brown – 43 days later

Six weeks after California legislators passed tobacco bills that spurred a threat of political retaliation, the bills will at last land on the desk of Gov. Jerry Brown. The legislative package, which included measures to raise the age for buying tobacco
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Apr 22, 2016 12:41
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