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[Oklahoma] EDITORIAL: As tobacco experience shows, tax increases affect peoples' behavior

PRESIDENT Barack Obama and other liberals believe tax increases won't change citizens' behavior and harm the national economy. Consumer response to cigarette taxes proves them wrong.
The Oklahoman
added Oct 2, 2012 16:57
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[South Africa] EDITORIAL: Tape measures for smokers?

THE MPs who criticised the Department of Health’s proposals for stricter antismoking regulations on Wednesday were right . . . There is in any event vast scope for unintended consequences by doing away with branding, not least that this will leave pro
Business Day (za)
added Sep 21, 2012 09:31
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[Utah] EDITORIAL: In our opinion: Smoking is no longer cool; campaigns still have work to do

Rarely are reports from the state health department as gratifying as the recent announcement that the use of tobacco among Utah teenagers has reached an historic low level, confirming a dramatic trend of more than a decade.
Deseret News
added Sep 15, 2012 18:43
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[Mississippi] Editorial: Moss Point takes lead in being smoke-free

There's also a long way to go. Mississippi has nearly 300 incorporated communities, so only about one in five is now committed to being free of secondhand smoke. Obviously clean air advocates have much work to do on the Coast. And southwest Mississippi
Biloxi (MS) Sun Herald
added Aug 29, 2012 20:07
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[China] EDITORIAL: Tobacco museum a bad influence

public reaction is much more important for curbing smoking than official actions like the China Tobacco Control Association's request to the Shanghai municipal government to withdraw the museum's "patriotic education base" tag.
China Daily (cn)
added Aug 28, 2012 08:37
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[New York] Editorial: Smoking and health

A recent report from the American Cancer Society should serve as a wake-up call not only for New York State, but also for Genesee, Wyoming and Orleans counties and every smoker who lives in these three counties.
Batavia (NY) Daily News
added Jul 30, 2012 14:44
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[Ireland] Tobacco firms must not target female smokers

tobacco companies must not be allowed to abuse that freedom of choice to persuade women smokers that cigarettes are somehow "cool" or serve as an aid to slimming.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jul 5, 2012 17:20
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[New York] EDITORIAL: SUNY smoking ban goes too far

If smoking is banned, we believe many smokers will just flout the rules and continue to smoke, since enforcement will be difficult if not impossible. If there are designated areas, smokers will be more likely to use those areas.
Oneonta (NY) Daily Star
added Jun 23, 2012 20:58
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[North Dakota] EDITORIAL: Expect measure to ban smoking to make ballot

The coalition seeking a comprehensive smoking ban in North Dakota will have no trouble getting the 13,452 signatures needed . . . The campaign against the measure will resurrect the old bugaboos about government intervention, personal freedom and busine
Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Jun 22, 2012 09:21
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Smoke-free campuses

Miami University and UT's Health Science Campus deserve top marks for their efforts to discourage this deadly, costly habit. Ohio's other public colleges and universities should do likewise.
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Jun 18, 2012 14:22
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