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[California] Local nonprofits educate community on the dangers of vaping

Teenagers can purchase vaping devices, JUUL in particular, through social media platforms such as Snapchat and Instagram with hashtags #doit4juul and #juulnation advertising the product....“They’re always surprised when we tell them how much nicotine is
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Aug 31, 2018 11:44
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[California] Annenberg analyzes social media, cigarette brands

After five months, the research revealed that some social media users have been paid by tobacco companies or compensated with gifts. The researchers also found that certain parties that had free alcohol and giveaways were encouraging attendees to post pi
Daily Trojan (University of Southern California)
added Aug 31, 2018 01:41
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California wildfires fuel a new push to ban smoking at state parks and beaches

environmentalists have advanced new legislation to prevent lighting up in certain public places. The proposals, approved Thursday by the Senate, now go to Gov. Jerry Brown, who vetoed three previous bills on the issue. Supporters feel this year’s devas
Los Angeles Times
added Aug 31, 2018 01:41
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[California] Long Beach's City Council Wants to Cease Smoking on Restaurant Patios

recommended the City Attorney draft an ordinance to ban smoking on outdoor seating areas for both public and privately-owned restaurants. The recommendations also recommends that smokers keep a specific distance away from the establishment. According to t
Eater.com (blog)
added Aug 31, 2018 01:32
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[California] Council passes smoking ban

City Council passed a wide-ranging ordinance that bans smoking in recreational areas such as beaches and parks, on sidewalks and within multi-family dwelling units. The 3-1 vote came on Aug. 21. It requires passage on second reading to become law.
Half Moon Bay (CA) Review
added Aug 30, 2018 17:26
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[California] Research on smoking bans sometimes conflicts

CDC points to a slew of research...that indicates smoke-free legislation like that passed in San Mateo County and Half Moon Bay improve the health of residents. However, the research is nuanced.
Half Moon Bay (CA) Review
added Aug 30, 2018 17:23
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[California] LAMBERT: Smoke gets in eyes of well-meaning City Council

government shouldn’t pass laws it can’t enforce. Doing so frustrates law-abiding citizens who are right to expect enforcement, and, in this case, it sets the stage for acrimony between neighbors over a law that pits private property rights against public
Half Moon Bay (CA) Review
added Aug 30, 2018 17:19
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[California] VIDEO: Video Shows Moment E-Cigarette Explodes Inside Man's Pocket

A man shopping for a television in Anaheim is burned when an e-cigarette explodes inside his pocket. The entire encounter is caught on surveillance video, and the manager of the store tells NBC4 the story. (Published Tuesday, Aug. 28, 2018)
NBCNew York.com
added Aug 29, 2018 22:16
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[California] VIDEO: Dramatic security video captures the moment an e-cigarette explodes inside a man's pocket as he tries to buy a TV

The blast ripped a hole in his pants. Abdihdy was captured on camera desperately trying to fan away the flames as he ran to a nearby bathroom to treat his wounds.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 29, 2018 06:38
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[California] Caught on Video: E-Cigarette Explodes in Anaheim Store

A man shopping for a television in Anaheim is burned when an e-cigarette explodes inside his pocket. The entire encounter is caught on surveillance video, and the manager of the store tells NBC4 the story. (Published Monday, Aug. 27, 2018)
NBC Los Angeles
added Aug 29, 2018 06:35
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