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[Connecticut] EDITORIAL: Smoking In Cars With Kids? Can't Outlaw Stupidity

Should people smoke around kids — in a car, or anywhere? In fact, should they smoke at all? Any sensible person would say no. Unfortunately, you can't always legislate common sense. The General Assembly has much important work before it this session; af
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Feb 22, 2013 04:10
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[Connecticut] Just what is third-hand smoke, anyway?

In an effort to inform the public about this little-known concept, Stratford is launching a third-hand-smoke awareness campaign after the start of the new year. The program aims to help people, particularly children, limit their exposure to these chemica
Connecticut Post
added Dec 31, 2012 11:27
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[Connecticut, New York] LETTER: Rally the voices of the community

(“On guns, Obama should follow Bloomberg’s lead”) ... As a New Yorker, I found the inconvenience of smoking in the cold was not enough to make me quit. It was the disappointment of a friend’s six-year-old son and my wife’s look of disgust when I came to b
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 20, 2012 20:37
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[Connecticut] Yale study: Smoking bans may help curb problem drinking

in states with bans, 61 percent of problem drinkers had changed their ways from one interview period to the next. The researchers also found that, in states with public smoking bans, there were 4 percent fewer new cases of alcohol use disorder from one in
Darien (CT) News
added Oct 1, 2012 02:04
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[Connecticut] READER SUBMITTED: No Ifs, Ands or Cigarette Butts: S&S Going Smoke-Free

Can going smoke-free make a company safer, cleaner, healthier and more productive? S&S Worldwide is about to find out. A 100 percent tobacco-free campus policy goes into effect Oct. 1.
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Sep 13, 2012 01:00
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Case Detail - HHD-CV11-6024337-S STATE OF CONNECTICUT v. TRACEY'S SMOKE SHOP

State of Connecticut Judicial Branch
added Jun 13, 2012 03:26
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[Connecticut] Cigarette bill at center 5th District campaign scandal

Senate Minority Leader John McKinney, of Fairfield, said he didn’t know but, in theory, Donovan could have blocked it.
Torrington (CT) Register Citizen
added Jun 4, 2012 10:25
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[Connecticut] John Waters Summer Camp Will Offer Cigars, Scotch, Burlesque Lessons

An actual camp in Kent, Connecticut, complete with cabins and lake, is hosting the offbeat event September 22-24, with tickets starting at $499....And S’mores aren’t the only thing on the menu — there’s also a Scotch and Cigars session.
Variety
added Apr 29, 2017 02:50
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: Fire dept. issues warning after e-cig explodes in man's mouth

The warning comes after an e-cigarette exploded in one man's mouth, knocking out two of his teeth and cracking two others a few weeks ago. "Right in his mouth," says Lt. Robert Daniel. "Some of the witnesses stated it sounded like an M-80 going off."
News 12
added Dec 15, 2016 11:17
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[Connecticut] Tobacco tax efforts draw unexpected support, detractors

voters seeing the onslaught of TV ads on behalf of both can be excused if they don't know what to believe. After all, tobacco companies are largely financing the campaigns for both tax measures, spending nearly $18.5 million combined. Equally counterintu
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 30, 2016 22:26
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