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[California] Paris Jackson, 18, and boyfriend Michael Snoddy stop for beer and cigarettes after sitting in the back of a pick-up truck

The smoking age in California was recently raised to 21, with an exception for active military personnel, who can buy cigarettes at the age of 18.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 22, 2016 23:46
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[California] Duncan/Channon Named Ad Age’s 2016 Silver Small Agency of the Year in the West

Duncan/Channon’s AdAge Small Agency of the Year honors comes on the heels of several accolades for the agency’s “Wake Up” public health campaign for the California Tobacco Control Program, including a Silver Effie in the Advocacy category, Campaign of th
Business Wire
added Jul 22, 2016 17:31
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[California] Movie Industry in First Amendment Clash With Anti-Smoking Activists

by failing to disclose that youth-rated films contain tobacco imagery and by not giving those movies a more restrictive R rating, the film industry is tricking parents into buying their kids tickets to films, the lawsuit alleges.
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Jul 22, 2016 15:50
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[California] UCLA SAFE Program to Help Low Income Residents Avoid Second Hand Smoke

UCLA SAFE (Smoke Free Air For Everyone) launched a three year program aimed at increasing access to smoke free apartments in low-income neighborhoods in the city of Los Angeles. Funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the program is mai
OLD Los Angeles Sentinel [DO NOT USE]
added Jul 22, 2016 02:07
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[California] NCTD changes no smoking rules after suit

The North County Transit District board of directors voted Thursday to tweak the agency’s no-smoking rules after being sued by an Oceanside resident who said enforcement was too lax. The agency had two ordinances dealing with smoking — one that prohibite
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 22, 2016 02:00
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California Attorneys File 2 Suits Alleging E-Cigarette Injuries

filed complaints in two California superior courts, accusing e-cigarette manufacturers and retailers of products liability, negligence and breach of warranty after two of their clients were injured while using them (Thomas Vickrey v. The Vapor Spot Vapor
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 21, 2016 19:54
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[California] Smoking in movies: film-makers just can't kick the habit

Flm-makers’ association says a ban on smoking would be attack on free speech – and indeed, most movies still reek of tobacco, even those aimed at teenagers Midnight in Paris: contains over 50 ‘tobacco incidents’
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 19, 2016 19:09
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[California] MPAA Disagrees With Potential Ban On Smoking In PG-13 Movies

This lawsuit could have huge effects on the film industry: if the use of cigarettes on-screen get deemed as inappropriate, that opens up a huge can of worms that could go so far as to claim that the use of guns on-screen affects gun violence, that high-s
Tech Times
added Jul 19, 2016 18:51
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[California] Tobacco companies drop nearly $17 million into anti-tax campaign

After months of eerie silence from the tobacco industry, Altria and R.J. Reynolds reported nearly $17 million in contributions Friday to oppose Proposition 56, which would increase tobacco taxes by $2 a pack in California. Altria contributed $10.8 milli
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Jul 19, 2016 15:47
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[California] Tobacco companies give $17 million to defeat cigarette tax

R.J. Reynolds and Altria affiliates reported giving $16 million in cash and nearly $1 million in non-monetary contributions to defeat a proposed $2 tax on each pack of cigarettes. Altria spokeswoman Beth Miller says the donations reported Friday will go
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 18, 2016 19:57
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