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Poll: Raise Colorado’s tobacco tax?

Colorado voters may have an opportunity to vote this fall on an initiative that would triple the taxes on a pack of cigarettes, as well as raising taxes on other tobacco products. The proposed constitutional amendment would increase cigarette taxes from
Denver (CO) Post
added Jul 8, 2016 12:37
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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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[Colorado] ORR: Smoker Friendly Doubles Down on Tobacco Compliance

Smoker Friendly’s commitment to compliance is entrusted to Train and Verify, an enterprise that married the resources of two existing initiatives: We Card and the BARS Program (which has conducted more than 4 million retail mystery-shop compliance drills)
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Jun 15, 2016 00:40
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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] 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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Fire at newly acquired Colorado Springs apartments blamed on smoking near oxygen tank

A person smoking near an oxygen tank caused a fire at the Santa Fe Apartments early Thursday- just three days after a nonprofit purchased the property for $2 million, officials said Friday. Plywood remained over the windows of the Santa Fe Apartments' bui
InsuranceNewsNet.com
added May 20, 2014 12:46
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[Colorado] ‘Constant battle’: New smoking-cessation classes on the horizon

health department’s tobacco partnership has just begun a project to train facilitators at Catholic Charities, Colorado State University-Pueblo and Pueblo Community Health Centers who will lead smoking-cessation classes in the community. The main goal of t
Pueblo (CO) Chieftain
added Apr 8, 2014 10:20
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[Colorado] Evolve Communications Launches $3.2 Million Secondhand Smoke Campaign

Evolve Communications, working with a coalition of Colorado county public health departments, has recently launched a secondhand smoke campaign that stresses children are “smoke-free zones.” “Our core messages that children are smoke free zones’ and ‘wh
PR Web
added Sep 26, 2013 23:45
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[Colorado] No Smoking Policy

it shall be the policy of the Boulder Campus that smoking will not be allowed in either indoor or outdoor areas of the campus. The University of Colorado Boulder recognizes that quitting smoking can be a significant personal challenge
University of Colorado at Boulder
added Aug 21, 2013 10:15
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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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