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[California] Electronic cigarette restrictions sought by state senator

Leno's bill would fix what he calls a "loophole" in the law, claiming that e-cigarettes typically are unregulated except for some restrictions in selling to minors.
Ukiah (CA) Daily Journal
added Jan 28, 2015 08:00

SULLUM: Claiming E-Cigarettes Kill, California Legislator Pushes Vaping Ban - Hit & Run

Contrary to what Leno seems to think, it's not the nicotine in cigarettes that kills people; it is all of the toxins and carcinogens generated by tobacco combustion. Since vaping does not involve tobacco or combustion, it is much less dangerous than smoki
Reason Magazine
added Jan 28, 2015 07:58

[California] Calif. Lawmaker Pushing For Ban On Smoking E-Cigarettes In Public Places

SB140 by Democratic San Francisco Sen. Mark Leno would classify the devices that heat liquid nicotine into vapor as tobacco products similar to cigarettes. That would prohibit Californians from vaping in restaurants, buses, hospitals and other places the
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 28, 2015 07:48

Surgeon general: 'Desperate need of clarity' on e-cigarettes

Murthy said. "I think it's important for us to understand the impact, particularly on youth, before we allow the full-fledged spread of these e-cigarettes and then later have problems that we have to deal with."
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 28, 2015 07:47

NOCERA: Is Vaping Worse Than Smoking?

The Portland State study fits right into this dynamic. It is, on the one hand, factually true that vaping at an extremely high voltage will cause formaldehyde-releasing agents to develop. But this conclusion is highly misleading. People don’t vape at a
New York Times
added Jan 27, 2015 06:38

[New York] Erie County lawmakers to hold public hearing on e-cigarette regulations

The Erie County Legislature takes public comment Monday on a proposal to restrict the use of electronic cigarettes in public spaces, just as traditional cigarettes are banned.
WBFO (Buffalo, NY)
added Jan 26, 2015 22:37

Lawmaker wants to restrict e-cigarettes in California

A state lawmaker wants to ban e-cigarettes from restaurants, bars and other workplaces in California where smoking is currently prohibited, but the proposal is expected to face stiff opposition from the tobacco industry.
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 26, 2015 21:48

[UK] E-cigarette: Mum Sian Warner hits back at backlash after her son, 11, bought device

"I'm a good parent". Sian Warner, of Allenton, said smoking the device made her son suffer from a persistent cough and gave him inflamed tonsils for weeks after using it in December.
Derby Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 26, 2015 21:22

[New York] Cuomo proposes restrictions on electronic cigarettes

In the budget proposal for the coming year, Cuomo would also prohibit e-cigarette marketing that targets children. According to the governor's office, there is "little quality control" on the production of the devices or the nicotine liquids they use an
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 26, 2015 21:08
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[Connecticut] Lawmakers seek to curb e-cigarettes

Armed with the knowledge that electronic cigarettes that taste like gummy bears appeal to kids -- not adults trying to stop smoking-- a trio of federal lawmakers sought advice from Connecticut teens Monday on how to stamp out what they perceive as a grow
Connecticut Post
added Jan 26, 2015 21:06
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