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[California] SF's cigarette 'litter' fee on packs sold increases to 60 cents

San Francisco’s fee on cigarette sales to pay for cleaning up litter has increased 50 percent for a total of 60 cents per pack. Around 12 million packs of cigarettes are sold in San Francisco annually, and a large portion of those smoked butts — and pac
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Jan 3, 2017 07:18
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[California] Riverside may add vaping to smoking ban

What: The Riverside City Council will consider expanding the city's smoking ban to include vaping and cover places such as bus stops, gas stations, stores and restaurants
Riverside (CA) Press-Enterprise
added Jan 2, 2017 00:05
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[California] Tobacco Free Humboldt wants 'model' smoking ordinance

McKINLEYVILLE – In the coming year, the Board of Supervisors may consider an ordinance that would ban smoking near entryways, at parks and beaches, and possibly even in apartments located in unincorporated Humboldt County. The idea of creating an ordina
Mad River Union (Arcata, CA)
added Jan 1, 2017 13:35
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[California] FORSYTH v MPAA: PLAINTIFF’S NOTICE OF APPEAL, Dec 29, 2016

Notice is hereby given that Plaintiff Timothy Forsyth appeals to the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit from the Judgment entered in the above-captioned action
Tobacco On Trial
added Dec 30, 2016 06:40
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[California] Your Last Cigarette at the Beach? Next Year Could Bring About New Smoking Restrictions in the County’s Unincorporated Areas

the Board of Supervisors may consider an ordinance that would ban smoking near entryways, at parks and beaches, and possibly even in apartments located in unincorporated Humboldt County. The idea of creating an ordinance to protect people from secondhand
Lost Coast Outpost (Ferndale, CA)
added Dec 30, 2016 02:20
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The California Gathering That Hatched Plan to Prosecute Skeptics of Climate Change

Glantz said he was “struck by the parallels” between the public relations tactics of the oil industry and the tobacco companies. He said: The pattern of quietly financing public relations efforts and small ‘independent’ groups of scientists in order to c
Daily Signal (Heritage Foundation)
added Dec 29, 2016 12:19
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[California] New Law Bans Tobacco Products At Youth Sports Events

The new law says anyone smoking within 250 feet of a youth sports event on public property is subject to a $250 fine. It follows on the heels of another law separating tobacco from sports, that’s just taking effect. That one bars major-league baseball pl
Capital Public Radio (Sacramento, CA)
added Dec 28, 2016 18:09
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[California] FRANK: Federal Judge “SLAPPs” Down Lawsuit Demanding “R” Rating for All Movies Depicting Tobacco Use

The Left wants to make all movies with a mention of cigarettes into “R” rated—just for having a cigarette. No such demand for a rating if drugs are used or mentioned. No such demand for a rating if a baby is aborted, an elderly man killed by an illegal
California Political Review
added Dec 28, 2016 18:09
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[California] Revised smoking ban OK'd

Bennett and Long rewrote their original proposal to exempt sidewalks and streets unless they were used for a public event or dining. They also decided to allow owners of private businesses to designate areas where smoking is allowed. The changes were en
Ventura County (CA) Star
added Dec 28, 2016 14:06
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[California] LETTER: Golf course compromise

Most courses will allow a golfer to ride in a separate cart if the other golfer smokes. Being outside on 100 acres of golf course and not being in a cart with a smoking golfer is a common-sense solution that satisfies both parties and allows a county or c
Ventura County (CA) Star
added Dec 28, 2016 14:04
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