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Delaware bill would ban e-cigarettes indoors

The bipartisan bill sponsored by Rep. Debra Heffernan, a Brandywine Hundred South Democrat, and Senate Pro Tem Patty Blevins, an Elsmere Democrat, would add e-cigarette devices to Delaware's 2002 Clean Indoor Air Act. That measure banned smoking in resta
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Mar 18, 2015 14:42
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[Delaware, North Carolina] Regulatory filing discloses new details of Reynolds/Lorillard deal

Lorillard Inc. has provided further insight into negotiations that led it to accept a $27.4 billion offer from Reynolds American Inc. in an attempt to partially settle a shareholder lawsuit filed in Delaware. Lorillard disclosed details of its agreement
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jan 20, 2015 13:01
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[Delaware] Williams order expands smoking ban

Mayor Dennis P. Williams went against the stance taken by City Council earlier this month when he signed an order Wednesday that enacts a smoking ban in all city parks, public plazas, playgrounds and transit facilities.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Oct 30, 2014 13:29
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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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