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[Delaware] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban is 10 years old

If there are lessons to ponder on this 10th anniversary, then among them should be these: * Doomsday predictions do not always come to pass. * Societal expectations can help shape individual perceptions and behaviors. But we already knew this, didn't w
added Dec 5, 2012 13:08

[Delaware] In a puff, county smoking restriction is gone

All it took was an invitation to Chief Adminisrative Officer David Grimaldi to go outside for a cigarette, and the New Castle County outdoor smoking ban disappeared like a puff into thin air. Grimaldi, who is three weeks into his new county job, cancele
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Nov 29, 2012 16:41
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Delaware Celebrates 10 Years of Smoke-Free Air

Delaware was the second state after California to enact a strong, statewide smoke-free law, and it helped spur a national movement to protect everyone’s right to breathe clean air.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Nov 28, 2012 15:27

[Delaware] DE Officials Celebrate 10th Anniversary of Smoking Ban

Delaware officials will gather in Dover this afternoon to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of the Clean Indoor Air Act. It’s the law that was signed in 2002 under then Gov. Ruth Ann Minner that banned smoking in indoor locations.
WGMD Newsradio 92.7 (Lewes, DE)
added Nov 28, 2012 04:08

[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

[Argentina, Delaware] Tobacco Class Action

Dozens of Argentinean tobacco workers claim their children suffered birth defects because Altria and other Big Tobacco companies sprayed their crops with toxic chemicals made by Monsanto, in Superior Court.
Courthouse News
added Oct 29, 2012 14:15

[Delaware] SGA talks smoke-free campus, creates mixed reaction

“SGA’s 2012 research has found that at least 774 colleges or universities across the nation have adopted 100 percent smoke or tobacco-free campus policies, which includes both indoor and outdoor areas across the entire campus and residence halls,” Barine
The Review (University of Delaware)
added Oct 2, 2012 11:32

[Delaware] Fenwick wraps up smoking ban draft

Enforcement, signage discussed
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Oct 1, 2012 00:37

[Delaware] Fenwick finalizes smoking ban details

FENWICK ISLAND -- The Environmental Committee has put the finishing touches on a draft ordinance that would prohibit smoking on town beaches. Among the items up for discussion are enforcement, whether there should be a designated area for smokers and sig
added Sep 29, 2012 16:16
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[Delaware] Smoking may be bannedon beach

Committee hopes council takes up issue
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Aug 12, 2012 17:53
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