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[Connecticut] Southern to blow bubbles, not smoke today

Southern Connecticut State University plans to celebrate its decision to go 100 percent tobacco free on Monday. The noon-time rally will take place on the Buley Library patio.
Connecticut Post
added Aug 31, 2015 11:06
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[Connecticut] Voters Approve No-Smoking Ordinance For Town's Parks

Griswold voters vote to ban smoking in the town's parks. Despite misgivings about inherent flaws in its wording, townspeople voted 19-2 to approve an ordinance banning smoking in the town's parks and recreational areas. The Aug. 11 vote, however, may n
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Aug 18, 2015 14:58

[Connecticut] State Still Diverting Dollars Meant to Prevent Smoking to General Fund

As the state continues to divert money from a tobacco abuse prevention fund to the general budget, advocates working to curb cancer deaths blame lawmakers for failing to support efforts to quit the habit and for opening the door to a new generation of sm
added Aug 13, 2015 12:56

[Connecticut] UPDATE: Raids Crack Down on Zig-Zag Counterfeiting

After the court issued a temporary restraining order and asset restraining order North Atlantic was seeking, Mango coordinated the raid logistics with the U.S. Marshals’ Office. These seizure orders are part of North Atlantic's strategy of zero toleranc
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 4, 2015 09:33
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[Connecticut] Buckle Up for Ralph Nader’s ‘Tort Museum’

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.
The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Jun 20, 2015 22:33
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[Connecticut] House says ‘no smoking’ means e-cigs, too

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
Connecticut Mirror
added May 15, 2015 16:22
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[Connecticut] UNH, SCSU Campuses Going Smoke-Free

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
NBC Connecticut
added May 15, 2015 16:09

[Connecticut] Stamford reps snuff parks smoking ban

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
Stamford (CT) Advocate
added May 15, 2015 10:04
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[Connecticut] Smoking ban in cars with kids moving forward in legislature

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.
WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added May 14, 2015 00:37

[Connecticut] Foxwoods Recycles Cigarette Butts — Lots Of Them

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.
Hartford (CT) Courant
added May 6, 2015 20:36
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