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Call in Saudi Arabia to hike cigarette prices in anti-smoking drive

Manama: A Saudi anti-smoking society, Naqa, has called for hiking the prices of cigarettes to help reduce the numbers of smokers in the kingdom. “Saudi Arabia is witnessing alarming rise in the number of smokers, particularly among male and female studen
Gulf News (ae)
added Sep 4, 2014 14:24
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[Louisiana] Smoking policy not hindering smoking on campus

Even though the school puts signs up, people smoke right next to them, completely disregarding the warning. “When anyone is seen smoking on campus, the faculty, staff and even students are supposed to politely say that this is a tobacco-free campus.” Dia
The Nicholls Worth (LA) (Student Newspaper of Nicholls State)
added Sep 4, 2014 13:46
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[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
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[Illinois] 'We're not the no-smoking police'

University of Illinois campus went smoke-free Jan. 1, and that means no more smoking indoors or out on university property. ...But police won't have no-smoking patrols scouring tailgates for offenders. "We're not the no-smoking police," said UI Deputy Po
Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added Aug 30, 2014 19:41
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[Ohio] What you need to know about UT’s tobacco ban

The tobacco ban established last spring also bans chewing tobacco, cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, snus and pipes.
Independent Collegian (University of Toledo)
added Aug 27, 2014 11:55
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[Asia, India] Campaign to make schools and colleges free of tobacco

A unique programme aimed at checking tobacco use, the model tobacco-free district initiative will be based on the key clauses included under the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA), 2003. As part of an action plan to be implemented by Dece
The Hindu Online (in)
added Aug 25, 2014 17:41
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[Georgia] Savannah State University bans smoking

A new University System of Georgia Board of Regents policy requires all of Georgia’s public college and universities to be smoke free by Oct. 1. Savannah State’s ban begins Sept. 1. Tobacco products have been banned at Georgia Southern University since A
Savannah (GA) Morning News
added Aug 19, 2014 05:42
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[Illinois] Governor signs law banning tobacco on campuses

Governor Pat Quinn on Sunday morning signed legislation to prohibit smoking on the campuses of all state-supported colleges and universities. The smoking ban takes effect July 1, 2015 and applies to both indoor and outdoor spaces on campuses. The Governo
La Salle (IL) News-Tribune
added Aug 17, 2014 12:13
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[Arizona] UA Delays Campus Smoking Ban, Drops E-Cigarette Ban

Tobacco products, including cigarettes, pipes, and chewing tobacco will be prohibited. After a considering comments from the public, the school has decided to not ban e-cigarettes, although their use will still be prohibited inside campus buildings. The
Arizona Public Media
added Aug 15, 2014 14:16
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Tobacco Courses

Faculty at numerous universities across the United States, as well as abroad, have developed a variety of tobacco- and nicotine-related courses designed to further the under-standing of this complex subject for students. As a public service, many of thes
University of Michigan Tobacco Resource Network
added Aug 9, 2014 09:46
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