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[Arkansas] Prosecutors Mull Criminal Charge Against H.S. Student Who Blew Cigar Smoke In Teacher's Face

Arkansas prosecutors are considering filing a criminal charge against a high school student who lit a cigar in class and then blew smoke in his teacher’s face three times, according to police.
The Smoking Gun
added Dec 18, 2015 19:48
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[Massachusetts] Springfield hears from both sides on proposed cigar sale limits

A proposal to ban the sale of single cigars and cigar mini-packs for less than $2.50 drew a mixed reaction this week, ranging from those who believe it will reduce sales to minors to those who fear it will unfairly hurt local businesses.
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Dec 18, 2015 19:41
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Sen. Patty Murray Applauded for Protecting Kids from Tobacco

As a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee and the ranking member of the Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor, Health and Human Services and Education, Sen. Murray fought to make sure the budget agreement announced this week properly funded the C
PR Newswire
added Dec 18, 2015 14:57
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Cigarillo use increases estimates of teen smoking rates by half

The percentage of teens who smoked tobacco in the past 30 days increased by more than half when cigarillos—small cigars or little cigars—are included with regular cigarettes as a form of tobacco use...from the 2015 nationwide Monitoring the Future study
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Dec 18, 2015 20:06
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Rep. Nita Lowey Applauded for Protecting Kids from Tobacco

As the ranking Democrat on the House Appropriations Committee, Rep. Lowey fought successfully to make sure the budget agreement announced this week didn't include two harmful provisions that would have undermined tobacco prevention efforts. One provision
PR Newswire
added Dec 17, 2015 22:22
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Sen. Barbara Mikulski Applauded for Protecting Kids from Tobacco

As the ranking Democrat on the Senate Appropriations Committee, Sen. Mikulski fought successfully to make sure the budget agreement announced this week didn't include two harmful provisions that would have undermined tobacco prevention efforts. One provi
PR Newswire
added Dec 17, 2015 22:22
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Provision founders in House

FDA spokesman Michael Felberbaum referred comment about the omnibus bill to the federal Office of Management and Budget. "The final (deeming regulations) rule was submitted to OMB on Oct. 19," Felberbaum said. "OMB is required to review all significant r
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Dec 17, 2015 15:39
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[Michigan] Cigarillo use increases estimates of teen smoking rates by half

The percentage of teens who smoked tobacco in the past 30 days increased by more than half when cigarillos—small cigars or little cigars—are included with regular cigarettes as a form of tobacco use. The finding supports concerns in the public health com
University of Michigan
added Dec 18, 2015 20:13
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[Michigan] Teen cigarette smoking drops to historic low in 2015

"But each new generation that comes of age needs to be warned of the dangers of cigarette smoking, or we risk returning to the high levels of smoking we have seen in the past. Further, the study now finds that many students are smoking tobacco in forms ot
University of Michigan
added Dec 18, 2015 20:12
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Sen. Jeff Merkley Applauded for Protecting Kids from Tobacco

led the fight to defeat a proposal that would have greatly weakened FDA oversight of electronic cigarettes and cigars, including many candy and fruit-flavored products that have been introduced in recent years and been popular with kids. The House Appropr
PR Newswire
added Dec 17, 2015 15:34
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