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[District of Columbia] D.C. Council to vote on smoking restrictions, big-retail-store wages, immigrants’ licenses

The D.C. Council will vote Wednesday on a broad new proposal that would ban smoking within 25 feet of any city-owned park, community or recreation center, hiking trail or bus stop.
Washington Post
added Jul 9, 2013 22:49

[District of Columbia, Maryland, Virginia] KELLY: When e-smokers breathe out, what do we breathe in?

after my column last week on whether using those devices — what’s known as “vaping” — is allowed on Metro, I heard from both sides of the matter. Lyle Feisel of St. Michaels, Md., wrote: “It seems to me that in the issue
Washington Post
added Jul 3, 2013 01:35

[District of Columbia] Obama Plans to Nominate 3 Judges for Key Court

Often called the second most important court in the country, the Washington court has overturned major parts of the president’s agenda in the last four years, on regulations covering Wall Street, the environment, tobacco, labor unions and workers’ rights.
New York Times
added May 28, 2013 00:19

[District of Columbia] Should e-cigarettes be banned indoors in D.C.?

In an interview, Alexander said e-cigarettes are being “used to usurp the smoking ban.” “It is smoking, is an inhalant and it’s similar to smoking,” said Alexander, chairwoman of the Health Committee. “We don’t know what the ill effects of this are, and
Washington Post
added Apr 11, 2013 12:54

[District of Columbia, Maryland] Smoking bans pick up momentum on college campuses, despite protests

Catching violators has been a challenge for sprawling, major universities — but it is expected to be even more of a challenge at GWU, which has a highly urban campus that’s shared with those living and working in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. The ban wi
Washington Post
added Nov 26, 2012 17:35

[District of Columbia] Sensible regulation of e-cigarettes: Opportunities for reform / Thursday, June 29, 2017 | 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

The costly regulatory regime imposed by the [FDA] threatens the availability of e-cigarettes and product improvement... Join AEI as a panel of experts discusses the science on e-cigarettes, the implications of the FDA’s current regulatory framework, and
American Enterprise Institute
added Jun 27, 2017 00:21

[District of Columbia] Statement of Robin Koval, CEO & President, Truth Initiative On the Deceptive Marketing of Natural American Spirit Cigarettes

We commend Breathe DC for filing a lawsuit...We know that people incorrectly and dangerously believe that smoking American Spirit cigarettes reduce the harm associated with smoking because they mistakenly perceive 'additive-free' or 'organic' cigarettes t
PR Newswire
added Nov 14, 2016 23:22

[District of Columbia] Anti-tobacco bills advance in District, would raise age to buy cigarettes to 21

The D.C. Council on Tuesday advanced a package of anti-tobacco bills that would increase the minimum age to buy cigarettes from 18 to 21 and restrict the public use of tobacco products. The bills would extend the same restrictions against cigarette smok
Washington Post
added Oct 12, 2016 16:09

District of Columbia lawmakers ban public pot smoking

Smoking marijuana in public or in clubs was banned permanently on Tuesday by the District of Columbia's city council, reversing course for a second time. Council members in the U.S. capital voted 7-6 to approve the measure, a spokeswoman for Council Cha
added Apr 5, 2016 21:01

[District of Columbia] DC 25 2014 $199.00

National Law Journal & Legal Time's annual ranking of the top money-makers among Washington's law offices.
Law Catalog (ALM)
added Nov 4, 2015 21:16
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