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[Colorado] Communities move to regulate where electronic cigarettes can be used

The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment is waiting for the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to finalize a set of rules for e-cigs and vaporizers, but that likely won't happen until next year. Device proponents say measures like the one
Denver (CO) Post
added Jul 28, 2014 14:28
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[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Public bans on e-cigarettes are premature

bars, restaurants, bingo halls, concert venues and bowling alleys should be allowed, for the time being, to permit the practice if they want, unless further research proves the activity dangerous to the non-vaping public.
Denver (CO) Post
added Jul 28, 2014 05:15
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[Colorado] Louisville delays e-cigarette restrictions after users object to potential ban

E-cigarette and vapor-pen users delivered a clear message to the Louisville City Council this week: "Don't lump us in with smokers." The council reviewed an ordinance Tuesday night that would have revised the city's definition of smoking to more closely
Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Jul 16, 2014 20:51
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[Colorado] Lakewood bans e-cigarette smoking in public places

city council voted unanimously Monday night to prohibit the use of electronic smoking devices in and around public places, becoming the latest Colorado city to enact an e-cig ban. Durango and Edgewater already have similar bans in place. Commerce City, F
KMGH ABC Denver's 7
added Jul 15, 2014 04:55
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[Colorado] Lakewood City Council votes to place e-cigs under tobacco code

After listening to public comment for about 60 minutes-mostly in favor of the ban-council voted 11-0 to prohibit electronic cigarette use in public. Charmaine Brittain said her family's evening at Ted's Montana Grill was ruined when people at a table ne
Denver (CO) Post
added Jul 15, 2014 04:54
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[Colorado] BEST: Climate change and my pack-a-day habit of 25 years ago

effects of greenhouse gas emissions will mostly become clear only in retrospect. That puts us in a difficult place. Wait until the evidence is incontrovertible? It's like waiting to quit smoking until you've been diagnosed with lung cancer. Unlike my sm
Denver (CO) Post
added Jul 15, 2014 04:52
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[Colorado] Apartment High Rise Fire Caused By Someone Smoking In Bed

A fire that injured several people Monday morning was started by someone smoking in bed with an oxygen tank, according to authorities in Lakewood. Flames could be seen coming out of the sixth floor window of a high rise.
KKTV 11 (Colorado Springs / Pueblo, CO)
added Jul 1, 2014 12:28
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[Colorado] Beware of Big Marijuana’s growing power

Colorado is responding with mandatory testing for THC, marijuana’s psychoactive ingredient, and a limit of 100 milligrams in any edible product. Is this enough? That will depend in part on how powerful Big Marijuana is allowed to become.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jun 17, 2014 17:00
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[Colorado] LETTER: Mike Sawyer: Jazz event should have a smoking section

It would be healthy and considerate for Denver's "Jazz in the Park" leadership to protect the health and safety of non-smokers with a NASCAR-like special smoking section.
Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Jun 8, 2014 12:59
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[Colorado] Celebrating smoke-free public areas

Saturday was World No Tobacco day, so local health advocates in Durango threw a party. About 75 people met in Rotary Park to celebrate the recent ordinance passed by the Durango City Council banning smoking in city parks, at bus stops, in city playgroun
Durango (CO) Herald
added Jun 2, 2014 14:21
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