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Colorado town considers banning smoking in cars

The Aurora City Council is considering making it illegal for smokers to light up in a car if anyone 18 or younger is inside. The proposed ordinance passed unanimously on first reading Monday and ...
Denver (CO) Post
added Jan 23, 2018 23:55
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[Colorado] Girl Scouts celebrate as Aurora smoking ban poised to become law

Five 13-year-old girls were on a mission to secure the coveted Silver Award— the second highest Girl Scouts honor. The project Troop 60789 took on to achieve that goal, took on a life of its own. “We didn't expect it to be big at all. We thought it wou
KMGH ABC Denver's 7
added Jan 23, 2018 22:35
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Aurora Girl Scouts propose new smoking law for the city

An Aurora Girl Scout troop is proposing a law for the city -- prohibiting smoking in cars with minors ages 18 and under inside. Girl Scout Troop No. 60789 proposes that it comes with a $150 fine that would be raised by $50 for each offense, and a minimu
KXRM Fox 21 / KXTU CW 57
added Jan 17, 2018 09:09
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[Colorado] Girl Scouts may get their government badge — and an Aurora law banning smoking in cars with kids

the girls, middle school students in Aurora part of Girl Scout troop 789, have a real shot at passing their proposal. It’s set for a city council vote later this month. Councilman Charlie Richardson, who has been working with the troop on the ordinance a
Aurora (CO) Daily Sun & Sentinel
added Jan 13, 2018 14:39
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Girl Scouts fight to change a smoking law in Aurora

"We are working on our Silver Award project and, tonight, we would like to propose some future ordinance for not smoking in a car with a minor present," said Amelia Malchow, from Girl Scout Troop #60789 during a Sept. 25 Aurora City Council meeting. Mal
KUSA-TV Channel 9 (Denver, CO)
added Jan 12, 2018 13:58
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Girl Scouts fight to change a smoking law in Aurora

"We are working on our Silver Award project and, tonight, we would like to propose some future ordinance for not smoking in a car with a minor present," said Amelia Malchow, from Girl Scout Troop #60789 during a Sept. 25 Aurora City Council meeting.
KUSA-TV Channel 9 (Denver, CO)
added Jan 9, 2018 22:02
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[Colorado] Smoke-free campus policy expanded

In 2009, Northeast Junior College (NJC) became the first college in Colorado to implement a 100-percent smoke-free campus. Now the college's policy also prohibits the use of vaping and other electronic smoking devices, out of concerns about unknown healt
Sterling (CO) Journal-Advocate
added Jan 5, 2018 13:00
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[Colorado] Don’t let your rights go up in smoke

Efforts are underway in Colorado to allow people to smoke or vape marijuana in places open to the public that could force thousands of service workers and others to breathe the hazardous chemicals in secondhand marijuana smoke. In fact, our state law doe
Breathe Free Colorado
added Jan 4, 2018 12:05
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Colorado is using pot tax money to save programs funded by big tobacco settlement

But that money is already starting to dwindle, so state legislators have scrambled to find a source of funds that could ensure those helpful programs don’t disappear. The most obvious, if not ironic, source: marijuana money.
Denver (CO) Post
added Dec 28, 2017 22:51
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[Colorado] Vaping is growing in popularity among kids, and it’s not safe, health officials say

Vaping does not need to spark parental hysteria, but parents will soon have to deal with it, if they’re not already, say public health officials. “The local bubble has burst, and it’s here. It’s already around most of the state,” said Mandy Ivanov, Eagle
Summit Daily News (CO)
added Dec 27, 2017 06:39
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