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[Delaware] Rehoboth touts success of summer smoking ban / E-cigs to be included next?

Commissioner Stan Mills, who championed the smoking ban that took effect May 15, said fewer than three verbal warnings per day were issued during the summer; only four citations were issued. Chief Keith Banks said a total of 303 verbal warnings were issu
Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Oct 16, 2014 13:07
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[Delaware] Kent ponders park smoking ban

fect the county's six parks, including Brecknock Park in Camden, Browns Branch Park in Harrington and Big Oak Park in Smyrna, said Keith Mumford, the county's parks and recreation director. The ban would cover cigarettes, cigars, snuff and other smokeles
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Aug 16, 2014 15:57
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E-cigarette business hot in Delaware, Md.

A new retailer has a growing business that caters exclusively to the increasing popularity of electronic cigarettes as folks who want the nicotine look for options with less social stigma and stink.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Aug 11, 2014 15:01
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University of Delaware University announces all campuses are tobacco-free

-Acting on a student-led initiative to ensure a healthy campus environment, the University of Delaware has announced that all campuses will be tobacco-free beginning this month. The new policy, which went into effect Aug. 1, prohibits the use of all toba
University of Delaware
added Aug 1, 2014 15:50
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Delaware man severely burned when tossed cigarette ignites car

ELSMERE, Del.  • Fire officials say a Delaware driver was severely burned when the lighted cigarette he threw out his car window was blown back in by the wind and ignited the interior of the vehicle. It happened about 6:45 p.m. Sunday in Elsmere. Chi
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 1, 2014 14:44
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[Delaware] Governor Signs Bill to Prohibit Selling E-Cigarettes to Minors

Saying he is alarmed by the recent spike in popularity of electronic cigarettes among middle school and high school students, Governor Markell today signed legislation to make it illegal to sell the product to anyone under age 18. House Bill 241, sponsore
Delaware.gov
added Jun 13, 2014 07:19
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[Delaware] HEFFERNAN: Unregulated e-cigarettes are not as safe as marketed

Stop us when this sounds familiar. Billion-dollar companies peddling nicotine delivery devices assure us that the vapors emanating from their products have no adverse effects on the people using them, nor on those around the users.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jun 3, 2014 11:01
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[Delaware] HEFFERNAN: Unregulated e-cigarettes are not as safe as marketed

Stop us when this sounds familiar. Billion-dollar companies peddling nicotine delivery devices assure us that the vapors emanating from their products have no adverse effects on the people using them, nor on those around the users.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jun 3, 2014 11:01
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[Delaware] GENTRY: Smoking ban creates area of shame for smokers

The kids, at that age of not knowing when something is rude, point at the people huddled in the smoking area. "What are they doing?" ... These partial bans just set up the potential for an ugly situation, even if it's just one in which one group is made
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added May 15, 2014 11:02
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[Delaware] Del. lawmakers eye e-cigarettes

Senate is set to vote on final legislative approval of a bill outlawing the sale of electronic cigarettes in Delaware to minors. The bill to be voted on Tuesday is intended to treat tobacco substitutes such as electronic cigarettes the same as tobacco pr
AP - Associated Press
added May 13, 2014 08:45
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