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[Illinois] Wilmington parks become tobacco free thanks to teen-led initiative

Most city parks in Wilmington are now entirely tobacco-free, thanks to two local high school students’ advocacy and a supportive City Council. Members of the council earlier this month unanimously passed an ordinance that prohibits the use of all tobacco
Chicago Suburban Newspapers
added Dec 23, 2015 20:24
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[Massachusetts] Southampton bans tobacco sales to those under 21, enacts other restrictions

The measure, which was approved unanimously by the Board of Health on Dec. 9, also restricts where e-cigarettes can be used and the sale of cigars and flavored tobacco products, according to a statement issued by town Health Director Geraldine Swanson.
Hampshire (MA) Gazette
added Dec 23, 2015 20:23
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[Asia-pacific, Indonesia] Tobacco bill pro business, lacks health considerations:

Noted economist and environmentalist Emil Salim has criticized the tobacco bill... “The bill seems to only focus on the industry side of cigarettes, such as their production, distribution and packaging, while cigarette consumption itself has various impac
Jakarta Post (id)
added Dec 22, 2015 05:32
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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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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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[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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Nat Sherman Cigars Lights Up New York at Knickerbocker Hotel

The Knickerbocker Hotel now invites lovers of fine cigars to light up above Times Square at the hotel's official Nat Sherman lounge.
Crave Online
added Dec 18, 2015 19:43
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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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