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[Colorado, Utah] A new strategy in the fight to reduce smoking

must survive several more votes, and both will face opposition from the industry and itsfront groups. But if legislators are listening to their constituents, the bills should stand a good chance of passing.
MSNBC
added Feb 23, 2014 13:51
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[Colorado] A BILL FOR AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROHIBITION OF TOBACCO TRANSACTIONS FOR PERSONS UNDER TWENTY-ONE YEARS OF AGE.

The bill prohibits anyone from giving, selling, distributing, or offering for sale cigarettes or tobacco products to anyone who is under 21 years of age. The bill prohibits anyone who is under 21 years of age from purchasing or possessing cigarettes o
Colorado General Assembly
added Feb 20, 2014 16:45
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[Colorado, Washington] American pets being poisoned by pot smoking owners

Cats and dogs in American states where marijuana can be bought legally are getting so stoned on their owners’ pot that pet poison hotlines are being swamped with distress calls. Most cases are accidents in which animals have drunk cannabis-laced water fr
Sunday World (ie)
added Jan 28, 2014 11:14
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[Colorado] E-cigarette blamed for mattress fire

Hacker suffered burns to his arm, hands and face. When the smoke cleared he saw that his e-cigarette that he had charging on the floor had exploded. “It didn’t stop charging. It’s like when you keep filling up a gas tank, it just kept going,” Hacker sa
KRDO TV 13 (Colorado Springs, CO)
added Dec 3, 2013 13:04
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[Colorado] Casino smoking ban gets one last word from proponents

The following comment by Glantz was forwarded by Bob Doyle of the Colorado Tobacco Education and Prevention Alliance: “The Colorado Gaming Association, mimicking the tobacco industry’s longstanding practice of using out-of-context quotes, is ignoring the
Denver (CO) Post
added Aug 16, 2013 19:43
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E-cigarette maker targets Colorado

this month, the maker of Camel cigarettes and other tobacco products began selling its new e-cigarette – called Vuse – along Colorado’s Front Range as one of four test markets ... The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment said in a stateme
Durango (CO) Herald
added Jul 14, 2013 10:25
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RJ Reynolds' Colorado launch of new e-cigarette not inspired by marijuana, company says

Since the early days of Colorado's marijuana legalization movement, the prospect of Big Tobacco moving into the state and taking over the pot industry has concerned activists. So it was only natural that when RJ Reynolds, among the most powerful of the na
Westword (Denver, CO)
added Jun 7, 2013 11:21
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[Colorado] Fire News / Fewer smokers. Fewer wildfires. Are they related?

According to a recent U.S. Forest Service study on wildfire ignitions, there seems to be a correlation between the two. The number of smoking-caused fires has dropped from 991 in the 1970s to 97 per year in the 2000s, the report said. "One possible exp
Colorado Springs (CO) Gazette
added Apr 26, 2013 05:47
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[Colorado] DIA travelers subjected to secondhand smoke, CDC study says

A study by the Atlanta-based CDC showed that five of the 29 largest airports in the U.S., including DIA, subjected travelers and workers to measurable levels of smoking-related particulates near designated smoking areas.
Denver (CO) Post
added Nov 20, 2012 15:17
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[Colorado] Careless smoking and oxygen tank sparks Pueblo house fire that killed 4

Denver (CO) Post
added Oct 31, 2012 18:52
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