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[New Jersey, Pennsylvania] Inquirer Editorial: Stop diverting money from antismoking efforts

The latest annual report card on state spending to prevent teens from first lighting up and help smokers quit should put heat on elected officials in both Harrisburg and Trenton - because their budgeting priorities make it appear that the lives of nearly
Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Dec 28, 2012 04:32
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Help wanted

Despite municipal and provincial legislation banning smoking from within 7.5 metres of building doors, vents and windows – as well as a Fraser Health Authority policy of not allowing smoking anywhere on cancer centre property – the smokers (which include
Surrey (BC) Leader (ca)
added Dec 18, 2012 12:21
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Does 2013 offer hope for anti-tobacco, anti-texting bills in Oklahoma?

Supporters of local control would do well to bring a bill with a clear focus and narrow scope, although that's no guarantee of success.
The Oklahoman
added Dec 16, 2012 22:40
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EDITORIAL: If it bleeds, it leads: the pathos derby -- Shatenstein 13 (2): 97 [FREE FULL TEXT]

Is obesity supplanting smoking as public health enemy number 1?
Tobacco Control
added Dec 13, 2012 14:25
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Who would guess tobacco is making life better for us?

By establishing something positive to do with the money, Gregoire has supported life-saving and life-extending measures that will help citizens. At the same time, this fund gives the state's economy a boost and brings research dollars into Washington. W
Bellingham (WA) Herald
added Nov 29, 2012 15:58
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[Malaysia] EDITORIAL: Stubbing out the cigarette menace

From creating more smoke-free public space to having a warning notice printed on every single cigarette, the Government should be applauded for taking the necessary steps to discourage Malaysians from ruining their health through smoking.
The Star (my)
added Nov 8, 2012 09:14
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban a logical and defensible policy

It's unfortunate that the new no-smoking policy at the provincial addictions treatment facility isn't sitting well with some patients, but it's a good policy nevertheless.
(Prince Edward Island) Guardian (ca)
added Oct 27, 2012 09:34
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[Missouri] EDITORIAL :Fair: Forest Park. Foul: Cynical tobacco boosters

FOUL: To the opponents of Proposition B . . . for their “Harry & Louise”-style radio commercial. . . . The cynicism and dishonesty is breathless ... just like a smoker whose hospital bills for emphysema we all pay.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Oct 21, 2012 22:38
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[North Dakota] EDITORIAL: Voters should vote no on Measure 4

While there is some good, letting private business owners make decisions that impact their business is always better than having government mandate what can and can’t be done.
Williston (ND) Herald
added Oct 21, 2012 15:12
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[Korea - South] EDITORIAL: Tobacco retail

Selling tobacco is a business suitable for mom-and-pop stores. But it is dominated by convenience store chains operated by chaebol groups. Of course, it is not illegal for large groups to sell tobacco. Yet it would be more desirable to leave this busines
Korea Herald (kr)
added Oct 15, 2012 11:25
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