Headlines Tagged with Connecticut — 2,021 headlines found
Activist began planning the Connecticut attraction more than a decade ago / There will be exhibits devoted to tobacco litigation and a gift shop selling tchotchkes.
Jun 16, 2015 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jun 20, 2015 22:33
The House voted 99 to 46 for a bill that essentially would subject “electronic nicotine delivery systems and vapor products” to the same laws as smoking. The American Vaping Association, which represents e-cigarette shops, had tried to convince legislat
May 15, 2015 Connecticut Mirror
added May 15, 2015 16:22
Two University of New Haven campuses are going smoke-free effective next month and Southern Connecticut State University is going tobacco-free in August. UNH will prohibit smoking on its West Haven and Orange campuses starting June 1.The tobacco ban at S
May 13, 2015 NBC Connecticut
added May 15, 2015 16:09
Nine representatives voted to sink the bill. Only six voted to keep it afloat. Murray said the stonewalling was unusual. "It's not often that, you know, it would get pushed off the table," he said. "If it's off the table, you can still smoke." The cit
May 15, 2015 Stamford (CT) Advocate
added May 15, 2015 10:04
A ban on smoking in cars with young kids is on the “go list” at the Connecticut House of Representatives. It’s a proposal that has been attempted for more than a half a dozen years.
May 13, 2015 WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added May 14, 2015 00:37
716,000 is the estimated number of cigarette filters, or butts, that Foxwoods bagged up from its casino ashtrays and mailed to a specialty recycling business in New Jersey. Foxwoods started the recycling program in November.
May 6, 2015 Hartford (CT) Courant
added May 6, 2015 20:36
They conducted a survey 5,400 Connecticut teens to find out what is "cool about e-cigarettes." The top answers given by the participants? The different flavors of nicotine liquids and being able to do tricks with e-cigarettes. "We expected the flavors w
May 3, 2015 Tech Times
added May 4, 2015 18:48
The New Haven Board of Alders is expected to vote on a measure that would prohibit tobacco and e-cigarette use in city buildings, parks, beaches and school grounds. On Friday, Senator Richard Blumenthal joined Mayor Tony Harp to talk about restricting t
May 2, 2015 WTIC Foxct (Hartford, CT)
added May 4, 2015 17:28
In a letter to colleagues, Brackeen wrote that he generally supports the ban but he has concerns, namely the disproportionate effect of fines on people of color and the "aggressiveness" of imposing community service on those who violate the ordinance as
May 4, 2015 New Haven (CT) Independent
added May 4, 2015 17:27
strikes language that would have banned all forms of tobacco use on “any other designated city-owned property.” Alder Jeanette Morrison, D-22, added an additional amendment allowing the city to establish dedicated smoking areas within tobacco-free zones.
Apr 27, 2015 New Haven (CT) Register
added May 4, 2015 17:26