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[Delaware] Investigators: Smoking started Md. fire that left woman severely burned

Laurie A. Brown, 49, was found last Thursday by her mother on the porch of her burning home in the first block of Otter Point Road. She remains at Johns Hopkins Bayview Hospital for treatment of severe leg burns, listed last night in critical condition
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Mar 27, 2013 09:25
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[Delaware] LETTER: Second hand smoke does permeate areas

for those downwind of the smoker, exposure is greater at a distance than exposure for those immediately upwind. Thus, in a beach or boardwalk setting, it is possible for a smoker position themselves strategically to spare those in their own group from ex
Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Feb 28, 2014 12:11
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[Delaware] LANDGRAF/BROWN: Ten years later, smoking ban pays for state

By discouraging the social acceptance of tobacco, the Clean Indoor Air Act helped reduce smoking levels among Delaware's youth fall to all-time lows. . . . There is still work to be done. In our personal lives, we should create smoke-free zones, such as
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Nov 27, 2012 06:56
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[Argentina, Delaware] HUPAN v. MONSANTO, PHILIP MORRIS (PDF)

Argentine farmers sue in Delaware court for birth defects from pesticides
Tobacco On Trial
added Apr 16, 2012 00:00
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Lawsuit: Exploding e-cigarette battery burns Delaware man

A Bear man received second-degree burns to his leg and had to undergo skin graft surgery after an electronic cigarette battery exploded in his pocket, according to a lawsuit filed Wednesday in Delaware. George Ayers was walking from his car to his house
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jul 15, 2016 21:38
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Should the University of Delaware ban tobacco use on campus?

An open forum this afternoon will give the University of Delaware community a chance to offer an opinion on a proposed campus tobacco ban. A proposed policy would ban the use of all tobacco products at the University of Delaware. The idea originated with
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Mar 11, 2014 12:07
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[Delaware] TOLMAN: How smoking tobacco is like burning fossil fuels

Both have been promoted and defended by powerful interests that have a great deal to lose once people know the truth about the risks they are taking - not only for themselves but for generations as yet unborn.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jan 17, 2014 05:54
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[Delaware] Dewey bans smoking on beach

Town officials, touting their main attraction of "our wonderful safe and clean beach," on Saturday became the third municipality along the Delaware coast to ban smoking on the beach, the dune area and crossovers. The ban, which covers both the beach and
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added May 12, 2013 16:53
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[Delaware] Dewey aims to ban smoking at beaches

"Of all the controversies in all of Dewey Beach, I've gotten more emails in favor of this than any other thing, it's amazing," said Councilman Gary Mauler.
DelmarvaNow.com
added Apr 7, 2013 08:56
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[Delaware] As of Jan. 1, Beebe will not hire tobacco users

LEWES -- Those who hope to be employed by Beebe Medical Center must be nicotine free starting Jan. 1. The hospital announced it will no longer hire applicants -- including contractors, travelers and consultants -- who use tobacco. That includes cigarette
DelmarvaNow.com
added Jan 1, 2013 11:57
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