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[Georgia] KHLEIF: No smoke, but there could be fire: E-cigarettes might not be the answer

The fact is that after 10 years of unregulated free-for-all marketing of these products, they have become popular and commonplace without the public, government regulators or even the health-care community really having a clear understanding of what the
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jul 27, 2014 18:59
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[Louisiana] Campuses take steps to ban all tobacco

Starting this week, nearly all college and university campuses in New Orleans will be tobacco-free or else moving in that direction. The policies, which ban cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chewing tobacco and, in some cases, electronic cigarettes, are aimed
Bayou Buzz
added Jul 26, 2014 23:22
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[Texas] HAWK/FOXHALL: EndTobacco: It will take a village to tackle tobacco

In response to this tremendous opportunity to end tobacco and suffering, M.D. Anderson has compiled and customized a series of 110 actions in an evidence-based program aptly called EndTobacco. Guided by scientific evidence, past successful efforts in oth
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Jul 23, 2014 17:56
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[Arizona] ENCINAS: Many get burned by new UA tobacco ban

A more reasonable policy would have allowed tobacco users to only smoke in designated areas that are away from areas of heavy foot traffic, and banned e-cigs and smokeless tobacco from indoor public areas only. The designers of the policy failed to take
Arizona Daily Wildcat
added Jul 23, 2014 12:10
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[Louisiana] College campuses, cruise lines go smoke-free: Should others follow?

The number of places where one can smoke a cigarette without fear of being fined is rapidly diminishing, as a series of recent stories in NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune makes clear. Should New Orleans continue to restrict smoking in the city? If so, whe
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 18, 2014 17:29
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Ohio University considers MANDATORY classes for anyone flouting campus smoking ban

* University plans to ban use of cigarettes and e-cigarettes during 2015-16 * Policy will be enforced across all parts of the 1,850-acre campus in Athens * If caught smoking, students could be forced to attend mandatory classes
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 18, 2014 11:06
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University of Arizona goes smoke free

Public comments started in March and will continue until July 27. If you'd like to give a thumbs up or complain, you can e-mail the UA Vice President for Human Resources, Allison Vaillancourt, at vaillana@email.arizona.edu.
KOLD TV Channel 13 (Tucson, AZ)
added Jul 18, 2014 09:02
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[Ohio] University Considers MANDATORY Re-Education Classes For Smokers

Officials at Ohio University are considering mandatory classes for students who get caught smoking on campus as part of a draconian ban on smoking for the upcoming 2015-2016 academic year, according to Yahoo News.
The Oklahoman
added Jul 16, 2014 22:01
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SOAVE: Ohio U. 'Not a Police State' Even Though Admins Banned Smoking, Will Force Cessation On Non-Compliers - Hit & Run

Not a police state, just administrators of a government education agency informing students they can't smoke on public property, they are discouraged from smoking at all, and they should definitely check out these classes and products to help them quit.
Reason Magazine
added Jul 16, 2014 21:30
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[Louisiana] University of New Orleans to become 'tobacco-free' campus in August

will become tobacco-free as of Aug. 1 in compliance with state law, university officials said on Monday (July 14). The law, which was passed last year, requires that public colleges and universities develop smoke-free policies for their campuses by August
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 15, 2014 04:28
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