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[Europe, UK] Challenge to EU Tobacco Law Backed by British Health Secretary

set to be challenged in court by an e-cigarette manufacturer, in a move that has the surprise backing of British Secretary of State for Heath Jeremy Hunt. This appears to be something of a U-turn for Hunt, who has previously written to MEPs urging even mo
added Aug 23, 2014 11:05

[Alaska] Kenai adds e-cigarettes to smoking ordinance

After hearing about the potential health concerns of electronic cigarettes at its preview two meetings, the Kenai City Council Wednesday night passed an ordinance for e-cigs to be regulated the same as smoking tobacco.
Kenai Peninsula (AK) Clarion
added Aug 22, 2014 13:22

More studies examine e-cig risk

How safe are electronic cigarettes and what public health role could they play in reducing the risk from consuming tobacco products? As the tobacco industry, consumers and public health advocates continue to wait on the Food and Drug Administration – fiv
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 22, 2014 13:21

[Canada] E-cigarettes in Toronto (PDF)

This report recommends that the Minister of Health and Long-Term Care amend the Smoke-Free Ontario Act (SFOA) to include e-cigarettes, such that the Act would prohibit e-cigarette use wherever cigarette use is currently prohibited in Ontario; and prohibi
City of Toronto (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:56

[Canada] Toronto medical officer calls for e-cigarette ban

Toronto's medical officer of health wants the city to ban the use of e-cigarettes anywhere smoking is prohibited if the province doesn't enact its own legislation to restrict their use by next year. Dr. David McKeown would like to see the province prohib
CBC News (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:53

[Ireland] E-cigs face wider ban after odour complaints

RESTAURANTS, pubs and clubs are moving to follow the Health Service Executive (HSE) and other semi-state bodies in banning the use of e-cigarettes on their premises.
Evening Herald (ie)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:51

NEAL: E-Cigarettes: Now with Vitamins

VitaCigs are disposable, flavored e-cigs infused with vitamins. They're also nicotine-free, which on its own makes them at least a bit healthier than most e-cigarettes on the market, which are already a bit healthier than analog tobacco cigs. But nutriti
added Aug 22, 2014 12:50
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[Canada] VIDEO: No regulations on sale, use of most e-cigarettes in Ontario

As long as they don’t contain nicotine, electronic cigarettes can currently be sold in Canada without any regulations. David Imrie explains.
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:49

[North Carolina] Bill will allow e-cigarettes to be sold to inmates

There’s a new bill in town for Raleigh, N.C., and its purpose is to allow jails throughout the state to sell e-cigarettes to prisoners. The only step left is for Governor Pat McCrory to sign the bill into action. (blog)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:47

[Asia, Asia-pacific] E-cigarettes set to be banned in India soon

Keeping in view its adverse affects on the health, last year, India along with other countries of southeast Asian region vowed to impose a ban during a regional workshop for Southeast Asia on implementation of the WHO framework convention on tobacco cont
Deccan Chronicle (in)
added Aug 22, 2014 12:44
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