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[District of Columbia, Maryland] For man vaping on Metro, only etiquette laws were broken

D.C. transit riders: Definitely don’t smoke marijuana out of any device on the Metro. Don’t smoke cigarettes. And smoking an e-cigarette on the Metro is bad etiquette, but, well, it won’t land you behind bars.
Washington Post
added Mar 10, 2015 12:38
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[District of Columbia] Temporary, precedent-setting court order means D.C. man can’t smoke in own home

But a temporary decision by a Superior Court judge means one man in the District can't light up anything at his home—including pot and cigarettes. The 7 On Your Side I-Team found the decision could also impact you.
WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added Mar 10, 2015 11:04
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[District of Columbia] DC Bans Pot-Smoking in Bars, Activists Threaten Protest

A battle is shaping up in Washington, DC over the City Council's decision Tuesday to ban marijuana use in bars and at private events. Initiative 71 supporters say they may protest the decision with a massive smoke-out on Apr. 20.
CelebStoner.com
added Mar 8, 2015 10:08
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[District of Columbia] WASHINGTON: Justice Dept. vs. Big Tobacco battle over cigarettes continues

Tobacco companies battle the Obama administration on Monday, as a key court considers what they can be compelled to say about their cigarettes. In a long-running conflict pitting free speech against public health, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. and several ot
McClatchy Newspapers
added Feb 21, 2015 09:11
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[District of Columbia] LEGACY STUDY FINDS LOWER PRICES FOR CIGARETTES NEAR HIGH SCHOOLS WITH MORE PRICE-SENSITIVE POPULATIONS, POTENTIALLY CONTRIBUTING TO TOBACCO-RELATED HEALTH DISPARITIES

“Cigarette Price Variation Around High Schools: Evidence From Washington DC”, and published in Health & Place, observed a strong association between the lowest cigarette pack price at retail outlets and the nearest high school type, with the lowest pack p
American Legacy Foundation
added Jan 8, 2015 08:47
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[District of Columbia] Party Diary: Guys, girls and lots of cigar smoke at the 25th annual ‘Fight Night’

“Everybody sit your asses down right now. That’s how tonight’s gonna go,” shouted sportswriter Jay Glazer, who had the unfortunate task of trying to tame the crowd of more than 1,200, including D.C. mayor-elect Muriel Bowser
Washington Post
added Nov 15, 2014 08:57
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[District of Columbia] Uruguay Presents Defense Against Philip Morris

The Uruguayan government presented its arguments on Monday in the dispute it has with the tobacco transnational Philip Morris, before the World Bank's International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID) in Washington. The head of the Urug
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 15, 2014 06:14
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[District of Columbia] FDA Regulation of Tobacco Products / Tuesday, October 21 | Hotel Monaco | Washington, DC

brings together government, industry and public interest experts to provide updates on the latest developments in FDA tobacco product regulation. With guidance from expert speakers, participants will review regulatory developments from 2014, and look ahea
Food and Drug Law Institute (FDLI)
added Oct 13, 2014 19:20
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[District of Columbia] Introduction to Tobacco Law and Regulation: How FDA Regulates the Tobacco Industry / October 20, 2014 | Hotel Monaco | Washington, DC

FDLI will host the first Introduction to tobacco Law and Regulation course. This course is a one-stop resource that provides the basics of Tobacco law and regulation. This comprehensive one-day course on the essential elements of tobacco law and regulatio
Food and Drug Law Journal
added Oct 13, 2014 19:15
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[Europe, Ireland, USA, District of Columbia] Opposition to tobacco plain packaging grows

A letter outlining the US Chamber of Commerce’s objections to the European Commission on the Government’s plans to introduce plain packaging on tobacco products was handed to the Minister’s private secretary at a chamber-hosted business breakfast in Washi
Irish Times (ie)
added Oct 2, 2014 09:12
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