Headlines Tagged with District of Columbia — 1,465 headlines found
"What most people don't realize is that it is actually local ordinances that govern what's prohibited on Metro," Metro spokesman Dan Stessel said. In 2010, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli II ruled that the state's smoking ban does not apply to
May 14, 2013 Washington Post
added May 19, 2013 15:50
Dr. Pankaj Chaturvedi, a cancer surgeon at Mumbai's Tata Memorial Hospital, has won a prestigious US award for his innovative leadership in the fight to reduce tobacco use and tobacco-related disease in India. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids presente
May 3, 2013 IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added May 3, 2013 23:59
* Last year, a three-member panel of the D.C. Circuit led by Judge Rogers Brown , ruled that requiring graphic, factually accurate warning labels on cigarette packages violates the First Amendment rights of tobacco companies.
Mar 6, 2013 People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:22
THE Attorney-General, Nicola Roxon, will be honoured in Washington, DC, tonight for championing what will ''go down as the most important turning point'' in the global fight against tobacco in a generation.
May 17, 2012 Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 18, 2012 14:12
[District of Columbia] VIDEO: Webcast -- Presentation by the Honorable Nicola Roxon; Attorney General- Australia (Information Systems Technology - Audio Video)
May 17, 2012 Georgetown University Law Center
added May 18, 2012 14:01
significant issues of enforcement. At New York University, people smoke in front of the smoke-free signs by the Bobst Library. At George Washington University, cigarette butts litter the streets near academic buildings, where smoking is prohibited. George
Dec 1, 2016 The Georgetown Voice (Georgetown University)
added Dec 1, 2016 11:23
TG Cigar Lounge is at 1118 9th Street, NW. But her journey from Ethiopia to entrepreneurship was not easy.... “I was a housekeeper, a waitress, a cigar saleswoman, and then I opened my own cigar store,” Dawit said. She now is Washington's only female ci
Oct 26, 2016 Indianapolis Recorder
added Oct 29, 2016 01:17
The D.C. Council this week gave preliminary approval to legislation that would raise the smoking age to 21, but some lawmakers say making cigarettes illegal won’t deter teens from picking up the habit.
Oct 13, 2016 Washington Times
added Oct 14, 2016 20:08
On Thursday, Councilmembers Yvette Alexander and Mary Cheh held a news conference before a public hearing to discuss both tobacco measures. Both said there has been little resistance to the measures and a lot of people have stepped up to support them.
Jul 7, 2016 WTTG Fox 5 (Washington, DC)
added Jul 8, 2016 12:42
The D.C. Council will hold a hearing Thursday on the proposed ban, which was introduced in April by Council member Yvette Alexander. If the bill is approved, Washington would join five other cities that have banned the use of chewing tobacco and snuff at
Jul 7, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 8, 2016 12:33