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Tony Gwynn's death raises issue of smokeless tobacco use in high schools, colleges

"It's a huge thing in the baseball world," UCLA outfielder Ty Moore said in a phone interview. "I'm here in the Cape Cod League, and some players from the South do it. When you ask an outsider about baseball, they think of [sunflower] seeds and tobacco.
Los Angeles Times
added Jun 17, 2014 08:11
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[Asia, India] Ban up in smoke as fags, gutkha sale goes on at Barkatullah University

As a faculty member states, it is difficult to get a glass of pure drinking water inside the campus, but not tobacco products. Higher education department recently issued guidelines stating stuffs like ashtrays should also not be allowed on campuses of go
Times of India
added Jun 14, 2014 17:25
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A History of Smoking Bans in Massachusetts

Here is a list of notable efforts to curb smoking in the Bay State: July 2004: Smoking was banned in workplaces, restaurants and bars. The law went into effect on July 5, 2004, and at the time, the fine was $100 for violating it, and a $300 fine for bus
Boston (MA) Globe
added Sep 6, 2014 19:39
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University of Louisiana at Lafayette bans tobacco on campus

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is banning tobacco from its campuses effective Aug. 1, 2014. A new state law mandates that public universities create smoke-free policies, according to Joey Pons, associate director of Public Safety at UL Lafayett
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added Jun 11, 2014 00:34
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[South Carolina] College of Charleston going tobacco-free

The ban applies to all forms of tobacco, including cigarettes, cigars, pipes and chewing tobacco. It also applies to electronic cigarettes. It applies to all college-owned or leased buildings and on all college-owned or leased land.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 10, 2014 20:30
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[Louisiana] UL Lafayette bans tobacco on campuses

The University of Louisiana at Lafayette is banning tobacco from its campuses effective Aug. 1, 2014. A new state law mandates that public universities create smoke-free policies, according to Joey Pons, associate director of Public Safety at UL Lafaye
KLFY.com (Lafayette, LA)
added Jun 10, 2014 19:04
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[South Carolina] College of Charleston to go smoke-free July 1

The College of Charleston will go tobacco-free July 1, but so far the ban doesn't apply to public streets and sidewalks within the downtown campus.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jun 10, 2014 20:33
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'Hot spots' remain despite University of Oregon's adoption of tobacco-free poli

University Health Center Director of Health Promotion Paula Staight said she doesn’t have specific data regarding the decrease of smoking on campus, but has seen frequency of students smoking on campus has decreased. Staight did recognize the fact that
Oregon Daily Emerald (U of Oregon, Eugene)
added Jun 10, 2014 20:28
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Eastern Kentucky goes tobacco free across entire campus, offers smoking cessation help

Jack Rutherford is co-chair of the campus tobacco-ban task force. He told the Richmond Register changes on campus include banners and sandwich boards reminding people not to use tobacco products.
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 8, 2014 16:21
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[Texas] VIDEO: UTSA Goes Tobacco-Free

Over the last year, the university has restricted smoking to a few designated areas and the parking lots around campus. On Sunday, that all changed, though one smoker we talked to said it's a ban in name only. "I mean they say no smoking and they try to
Time Warner Cable (Spectrum) News
added Jun 2, 2014 17:54
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