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[California] San Francisco Prop. E — Flavored tobacco ban

If it passes, Proposition E will put into effect the original supervisors’ decision — to ban the sale of flavored tobacco — including flavored hookah products, flavored liquids used in vaping, and even menthol cigarettes... So if you support a ban on the
KALW (San Francisco, CA)
added May 15, 2018 05:26
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California Consortium for Thirdhand Smoke

Over the last decade the concept of thirdhand smoke has emerged as a distinct entity that poses health risks because hazardous compounds in THS include many that are toxic or cancer-causing agents. While the public health impacts of smoking and secondhan
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 11, 2018 20:19
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GLANTZ: California cancer advocates call out Assemblymember Jim Cooper for breaking promise not to take tobacco money

on March 14, 2018, he accepted a $4,400 contribution from Philip Morris. ACS CAN contacted him and he told ACS CAN that he decided to reverse course and start accepting donations from tobacco companies.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 11, 2018 02:35
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[California] Elk Grove lawmaker called out for accepting tobacco money

Cooper signed the pledge during his first run for the Assembly in 2014. He did not report accepting tobacco money until he took a $4,400 donation from Philip Morris for his re-election campaign in March.
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added May 9, 2018 21:22
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[California] GLANTZ: RJ Reynolds' latest argument against Prop E: It doesn't ban the sale of all tobacco products

Yesterday I received this mailer -- they are coming just about every day now -- from RJ Reynolds arguing that voters should not support San Francisco's law prohibiting the sale of flavored cigarettes because it still allows the sale of unflavored tobacco
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 9, 2018 19:01
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[California] San Francisco To Vote On Ban Of Flavored E-Cigarettes And Tobacco

San Francisco wants to ban the sale of flavored tobacco products. Included in the potential ban, a high-tech vaping device called a JUUL. It's marketed to help adult smokers quit regular cigarettes. But as Shia Levitt reports, the flavors and sleek desig
National Public Radio (NPR)
added May 9, 2018 18:35
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[California] Los Angeles Man Sentenced for Massive Cigarette Tax Fraud

Un Hag Baeg got a 46-month sentence on Monday for conspiracy and was ordered to pay more than $7 million to the government. Baeg ran a company that provided supplies to cargo vessels. Authorities say he evaded millions of dollars in excise taxes due on
AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2018 18:17
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[California] Johnny Depp 'attacked crew member after a day of drinking and smoking on the set of his new film, offering the man $100k to fight back'

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 9, 2018 18:11
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[California] GLANTZ: RJ Reynolds must getting worried that they are going to lose in San Francisco

On May 1, RJ Reynolds "contributed" another $2.5 million in cash and $40,000 in nonmonetary contributions to its No on Prop E campaign in its effort to overturn San Francisco's law ending the sale of flavored tobacco products. This brings their total to
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 9, 2018 14:19
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[California] GLANTZ: Blog posts on San Francisco Proposition E

Here are links to all my blog posts on San Francisco’s Proposition E, RJ Reynolds Tobacco’s effort to overturn the law ending the sale of all flavored tobacco products in San Francisco that was unanimously passed by the San Francisco Board of Supervisors
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added May 9, 2018 14:19
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