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[California] Oceanside outlaws smoking in underpass to beach

Come Sept. 23 it will be unlawful to smoke within the Pier View Way Underpass to the beach. City Council unanimously voted to ban smoking in the underpass and within 25 feet of it on Aug. 24.
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Sep 3, 2016 13:18
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California ballot campaigns raise nearly $300M

Tobacco is outspending its opposition 2-to-1 in an effort to defeat Proposition 56, which would add a $2 tax onto each pack of cigarettes. That would increase the tax to $2.87. “Corporations have poured in more than $37 million so far to defeat the meas
Fairfield (CA) Daily Republic
added Sep 3, 2016 13:17
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[California] EDITORIAL: OUR VIEW: Prop. 56: Vote YES to increase cigarette tax

As the number of smokers declines, so does the volume of cigarettes sold and the amount of taxes collected. Without an infusion of cash, California’s anti-smoking efforts and treatment may plateau, or even worse reverse. Californians should vote YES on
Bakersfield (CA) Californian
added Sep 3, 2016 13:13
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BILL PERMITTING CALIFORNIA LANDLORDS TO BAN MEDICAL POT IS DROPPED

While the CDC says that tobacco and marijuana smoke both carry numerous cancer-causing chemicals, research efforts linking marijuana to cancer and/or lung disease have been inconclusive
High Times
added Sep 2, 2016 15:13
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California Legislature approves bill to ban smoking at state beaches and parks

State senators Tuesday approved a bill by State Sen. Marty Block (D-San Diego) that would ban smoking or disposal of tobacco products at a state owned or operated beach or park. The measure, SB 1333, will now head to the governor.
LGBT Weekly
added Sep 1, 2016 14:57
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[California] Bill allowing landlords to bar medical pot use is dropped

A lawmaker has dropped a bill that would have allowed landlords to bar tenants from smoking medical marijuana in apartments... Wood had said AB 2300 is needed because secondhand smoke can easily travel through windows, doors and shared ventilation system
Los Angeles Times
added Aug 31, 2016 22:54
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[California] Live Like a Silicon Valley Luminary, Rent Erlich Bachman's Aviato Car on Turo

- However, please note there is NO SMOKING in the car, even on special occasions. This cannot be emphasized enough. You will be charged $250 for any smoking, even marijuana. Do you understand?
PR Newswire
added Aug 31, 2016 21:16
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Smoking would be banned in California state parks and beaches in bill sent to governor

Amid concerns over health impacts and wildfires, smoking and using electronic cigarettes would be outlawed at California’s 270 state parks and beaches under a bill sent by state lawmakers to the governor on Tuesday. The measure creates a fine of up to $
Los Angeles Times
added Aug 31, 2016 15:42
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[California] Life's a drag! Kate Beckinsale puffs on cigarette as she leaves LA home in all black outfit

She needs her fix: The beauty put up her feet and puffed away on a cigarette as she was driven away by a young man
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 30, 2016 16:58
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[California] “You have the right to protect your health”: Perceptions of Secondhand Smoke and Exposure Mitigation Strategies in Low-Income Patients With Heart Disease, San Francisco, 2011–2012 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Although most participants in our study identified SHS exposure as a nuisance and harmful to health, not one participant spontaneously listed heart disease as an SHS risk. There was greater awareness that SHS causes lung disease and some cancers. Although
Preventing Chronic Disease (National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC)
added Aug 29, 2016 21:03
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