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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

[Delaware] VIDEO: Bans on smoking gain momentum

Rehoboth became the last of Delaware's major ocean resorts to ban smoking on its beaches, adding in a boardwalk ban for good measure. On the same day, the University of Delaware Faculty Senate hosted an open forum to discuss expanding its policy that pro
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added May 15, 2014 11:05

[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

[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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