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[Colorado] Basalt follows Aspen’s lead, raises age requirement to buy cigarettes

The Basalt Town Council voted 4-0 Tuesday night to approve an ordinance that increases the minimum age to buy cigarettes and tobacco products from 18 to 21. The ordinance also requires tobacco retailers to get a license to sell tobacco products each year
Denver (CO) Post
added Apr 5, 2018 19:36
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[Colorado] Attorneys invited to April housing law training

The training is open to attorneys and mediators interested in housing law, and will cover topics, including:... secondhand smoke as a legal issue; implementation of smoke-free policies... To register, visit www.cosmokefreehousing.org.
Durango (CO) Herald
added Mar 31, 2018 20:13
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[Colorado] E-Cigarette Starts Fire/Panic at Airport

Fire investigators determined the device’s exposed battery came in contact with combustible materials in the bag and ignited—in the middle of a crowded airport terminal. That fire could instead started on the plane where panic, and the possibility of tox
National Law Review
added Mar 30, 2018 16:04
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Colorado to get $107 million in latest tobacco settlement

Colorado will receive $107 million next month from Big Tobacco, the latest payment related to the 1998 settlement between cigarette companies and multiple states. The money will go into Colorado’s general fund, and the legislature will decide where to s
Denver (CO) Post
added Mar 30, 2018 00:36
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BRITSCHGI: Girl Scouts Write Anti-Smoking Legislation in Colorado

The girls also claimed that smoking even half a cigarette in a car can make the air quality inside the vehicle more than 10 times higher than the level the (EPA) deems hazardous. It may be unfair to ask 13- and 14-year-old kids in-depth questions about t
Reason Magazine
added Mar 13, 2018 23:30
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[Colorado] Aspen tobacco tax revenue smokes predictions in first month

The first month of collections on a new tobacco tax shows that the city of Aspen is ahead of its revenue predictions. City tax auditor Anthony Lewit said his office collected $31,664 for January, and there is one establishment that has yet to file.
Aspen (CO) Times
added Mar 10, 2018 17:29
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Girl Scouts help pass anti-smoking law in Colorado

A city in Colorado has passed an antismoking law that was drafted by a group of Girl Scouts who wanted to combat secondhand smoke. Adults are no longer allowed to smoke in cars with minors in Aurora, Colo.
New York Daily News
added Mar 10, 2018 15:55
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[Colorado] This city just passed an antismoking law. It’s the brainchild of a Girl Scout troop.

And thus begins the story of how the Aurora City Council outlawed adults smoking in cars with minors. The law took effect last week, with violators facing mandatory community service. “I’m not a sentimental guy, but it gave me a real renewed faith in th
Washington Post
added Mar 9, 2018 20:51
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VIDEO: Meet the group of Girl Scouts behind a new Colorado Law

CBS News.com
added Mar 9, 2018 16:08
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[Canada] Ottawa health unit pot proposals attacked by Colorado critic

Ottawa Public Health is recommending a provincial ban on cannabis smoking and vaping in condos, apartments and even cannabis lounges, a move some critics say would simply drive people to break the law.
CBC News (ca)
added Mar 8, 2018 15:48
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