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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

Bill to Add E-Cigarettes to Delaware's In-Door Smoking Ban

The bill introduced Tuesday revises the Clean Indoor Air Act to prohibit the operation of electronic cigarettes in public places where tobacco smoking is prohibited under current law.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 30, 2014 22:07

[Delaware, New Jersey] Jersey beaches snuffing out smoking

Belmar is on its way to becoming the next Jersey Shore town to ban smoking on its beaches, but one group says the anti-smoking movement has gone so far that government is re-engineering society to eliminate smoker freedoms. It may not be too long before
USA Today
added Mar 18, 2014 00:23

[Delaware] GENTRY: After smoking, what's the next target?

Can this push to ban smoking outdoors really be all about the dangers of secondhand smoke? Is there more to it? I'm sure someone will tell me all the reasons it's the right thing to do.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Mar 17, 2014 00:59

[Delaware] UD considers banning tobacco products on campus

The University of Delaware is considering a student-led initiative to ban the use of tobacco on campus. UD’s Faculty Senate held a public hearing Monday to discuss the proposed ban. Members of the UD community questioned some of the specifics of the ban
Newark (DE) Post
added Mar 17, 2014 00:16

[Delaware, North Carolina] Traffic stop turns up untaxed cigarettes from NC

Delaware authorities say state troopers found hundreds of cartons of untaxed cigarettes from North Carolina when they stopped a Virginia man. State police say Elebechir Lehreitani, 38, of Alexandria, Va., was stopped for speeding near Newark on Tuesday a
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 13, 2014 16:50

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] Rehoboth Beach Partially Bans Smoking Near Beach

Rehoboth Beach is banning smoking on the boardwalk and bandstand area of the Delaware resort town this year and will limit smoking to designated areas of the beach. Rehoboth Beach commissioners and the mayor voted Monday to limit smoking. The ban also in
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Mar 11, 2014 01:22

[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

[Delaware] HOPE: The battle against smoking seems far from over

Our country and our state must redouble the efforts to win the fight against tobacco once and for all. Delaware has accomplished much in tobacco prevention. In 2002, we became the second state to pass a comprehensive law to prohibit smoking in public plac
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Feb 4, 2014 12:50
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