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Yes, advocates of marijuana legalization, we're talking about you. You should care about House Bill 4129, sponsored by Rep. Brian Clem, D-Salem, because you're bound to be similarly targeted within a few years of legalization.
Feb 1, 2014 The Oregonian
added Feb 2, 2014 00:16
The government should rework the Tobacco Act, regulations and related legislation to prevent unscrupulous manufacturers from exploiting children's natural affinity for candy flavours and packaging that promises a hit of excitement. Half the 20 per cent o
Oct 9, 2013 Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Oct 10, 2013 21:49
It's more than a little ironic that Reynolds American Inc. will start producing a smoking-cessation product, Zonnic gum. It's as if they want to get smokers coming and going. But overall, it's a good thing if it helps people quit.
Aug 30, 2012 Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 30, 2012 01:53
Through the state's pioneering educational efforts, our teens are more aware of smoking's risks, and can be spared what happened to Richard Boatright...With a big budget surplus in hand, Gov. Rick Scott and the Legislature should give some serious thought
Jan 3, 2015 Lakeland (FL) Ledger
added Jan 3, 2015 12:40
Chances improve every year with a growing support from the public — including tobacco users who understand that secondhand smoke puts too many Kentuckians at risk for heart disease, respiratory ailments and lung cancer. More than 50,000 Americans die eve
Nov 17, 2014 Kentucky New Era
added Nov 17, 2014 02:08
We know that it's easier to say than to do, but the real solution to this dilemma - one that would be healthy for everyone - is to quit smoking.
Jul 19, 2012 Maple Ridge / Pitt Meadows (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 19, 2012 07:59
If adult smokers feel they are gaining ground in defeating the deadly habit by substituting e-cigarettes for the real thing, then they are welcome to do so. But children should be discouraged from smoking cigarettes of any kind even subliminally.
Oct 28, 2014 Pottstown (PA) Mercury
added Oct 28, 2014 11:56
there are potentially unknown dangers in e-cigarettes, but their outright ban from entering Jamaica, while the importation of tobacco products remains legal, is, to say the least, paradoxical. Indeed, this move is likely to encourage an increase in the sm
Sep 17, 2014 Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Sep 17, 2014 06:39
There's also one especially sticky issue -- the status of Old Havana, a cigar bar that opened last year on Chestnut Street. Banning smoking inside a business whose existence depends on smoking is akin to padlocking the door and posting a "get out of town
May 4, 2014 Gadsden (AL) Times
added May 6, 2014 08:36
So far we've had mixed success in Wisconsin. A report issued last week by the Department of Health Services showed that the rate of tobacco sales to minors increased from 4.7 to 7.3 percent over the past five years.
Dec 9, 2013 Green Bay (WI) Press-Gazette
added Dec 11, 2013 22:36