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[Colorado] Studies show payoff from smoking ban

Dr. Carl Bartecchi used to keep a poster in his Pueblo examination rooms of a line of animals, all showing their not-so-pretty rear ends to the camera. The last photo was of a stubbed-out cigarette and the caption read, "Some Butts Are Ugly."
Pueblo (CO) Chieftain
added May 20, 2013 09:41
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[Colorado] Boulder bans fire, smoking on city-owned open space, mountain parks

Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Jun 13, 2012 10:47
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[Colorado] FDA orders Longmont Circle K to halt tobacco sales for 30 days

According to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment Monday, state inspectors in an undercover sting operation found that employees at Circle K, 1124 Francis St., repeatedly sold tobacco to minors and did not check photo identification.
Longmont (CO) Daily Times-Call
added Dec 5, 2016 23:43
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[Colorado] Letter: Are you on the side of Big Tobacco?

The United States’ largest tobacco company, Altria, has spent $10 million to buy your vote. Who is Altria? In 2003, a Virginia-based company, after decades of marketing to kids, and deceiving the public, changed its name from Philip Morris after negativ
Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Oct 31, 2016 18:33
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Campaign To Increase Tobacco Tax Aims To Decrease Smoking

Supporters launched a campaign to raise the tobacco tax by $1.75 per pack in Colorado on Wednesday. They say the initiative is about creating a healthier Colorado. If the effort makes the ballot and passes, it will be the first time the tobacco tax has i
CBS4 (Denver, CO)
added Jul 7, 2016 14:18
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Legal marijuana is giving Colorado a stinky conundrum as smoking in public has led to calls for pot clubs

The result is something marijuana advocates and opponents feared — people toking up on sidewalks, in city parks and in alleys behind bars and restaurants — despite laws against doing so. And they're getting dinged with public marijuana consumption ticket
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 24, 2016 16:11
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[Colorado] [4460.8] Marijuana Exposure in Children Hospitalized for Bronchiolitis

CONCLUSIONS: One in six young children in our study was exposed to marijuana. Marijuana should never been smoked in the presence of children. More research needs to be done to investigate secondhand marijuana exposure, and to track the impact of changing
Pediatric Academic Societies
added Apr 30, 2016 15:42
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[Colorado] Denver campaign would allow marijuana use in bars

A campaign is underway to ask Denver voters about allowing marijuana consumption in bars and other places that only allow people over 21. Activists who campaigned for recreational pot legalization in Colorado have launched a petition drive to allow what
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 3, 2015 15:18
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[Colorado] Brighton City Council bans use of e-cigarettes, vaporizers, in public spaces

voted to ban the use of electronic cigarettes and vaporizers in the same public areas where tobacco is prohibited. Smoking, including use of e-cigarettes, is prohibited in: • Public conveyances. • Vehicles when used for public transportation of childre
Denver (CO) Post
added Dec 3, 2014 13:28
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Colorado hospital giant Centura Health to stop hiring tobacco users

One of Colorado's largest health care systems, Centura Health, joined a national trend Thursday by announcing it won't hire tobacco users after Dec. 31, yet questions remain about discriminating against employees to create healthier workplaces.
Denver (CO) Post
added Nov 21, 2014 01:08
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