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[Massachusetts] Conference Announcement: Governance of Tobacco in the 21st Century

How do international laws and institutions regarding tobacco, trade, investment, agriculture and economic development intersect? What are the implications for global tobacco control efforts? How should public health concerns be taken into account in inte
Harvard Law Bulletin
added Jan 21, 2013 16:45

Georgia Colleges Prohibiting Tobacco, but Questions About Enforcement Linger

At the 31 public colleges and universities that make up the University System of Georgia, smoking will be forbidden. The use of chewing tobacco could lead to a penalty. And even products that “simulate the use of tobacco,” including e-cigarettes, are sch
New York Times
added Sep 28, 2014 22:03

[Arizona] Mixed emotions toward new tobacco policy

Students so far have reported a mix of appreciation, anger and indifference towards it. The policy states that the university now “prohibits the use of products that contain tobacco or nicotine, including cigarettes, cigars, pipes, bidis, kreteks, hookah
Arizona Daily Wildcat
added Sep 2, 2014 10:07

[Canada] No smoking until you're 21? Feds ponder big changes to tobacco laws

The federal governing is considering new rules that would make cigarette smoking illegal in apartment buildings, as well as on university campuses. Additionally, the proposed rules would increase the minimum age at which somebody can purchase tobacco pro
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Feb 25, 2017 00:29

[Indiana] Is the vape trend as safe as it seems?

It’s no secret that vaping is on the rise among college students. “It’s literally the cool thing to do nowadays,” said George Ransom, the owner of the West Lafayette Smoke Shop. “So far this morning, I probably had like eight customers, and I’d say five
The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added Jul 30, 2015 04:31

Statewide bans boost smoke-free campus momentum

There are about 1,180 schools with 100% smoking bans, according to the advocacy group Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR). Of these, about 800 campuses ban all forms of tobacco. Originally starting on the community college level, the smoke-free trend
USA Today
added Jul 9, 2013 22:50

[California] Researcher sues UCLA, says his firing was over ideology

UCLA researcher sues in an attempt to retain the position he's held for 35 years. He argues that he was targeted for his work on pollution and secondhand smoke.
Los Angeles Times
added Jun 16, 2012 18:48

[Illinois] Big Tobacco, the FDA and the future of tobacco-less smoking

What concerns health advocates the most are the plethora of flavorings, variations and nicotine doses that are added to the liquid. The two chemicals, for example, are not approved for inhalation. The U.S. Food & Drug Administration and the California D
Kankakee (IL) Journal
added Jan 3, 2016 21:02

VIDEO: Derrick Henry, Alabama players light victory cigars after Tennessee win

A big victory followed by a big cigar: It's a practice that extends to many walks of life, including (apparently) the Alabama football team. The Tide have likely enjoyed cigars after wins before, but rarely have the players documented this celebration li
CBS Sports
added Oct 26, 2015 17:44

E-cigarettes included in new Michigan State campus-wide ban of tobacco use

Use of any tobacco product — including e-cigarettes and other vaporizers — will be banned on Michigan State's campus starting in August 2016 after a vote Wednesday. Michigan State trustees voted unanimously to ban smoking and use of all tobacco on the un
Michigan Live
added Jun 21, 2015 16:36
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