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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Raising the minimum age for tobacco use

A statewide approach, however, makes far more sense. A patchwork of town-by-town regulations will do little to reduce the use of tobacco products by young people; if an 18-year-old merely needs to go one town over to purchase cigarettes, what would preve
Metro West Daily News (Framingham, MA)
added Dec 5, 2015 17:44
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: The Record: Smoke-free homes

Children living in public housing shouldn't be harmed by second or thirdhand smoke infecting their buildings. HUD should move forward with its plan to ban smoking in these residences.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Nov 16, 2015 15:26
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EDITORIAL: Why not make all Iowa casinos smoke-free?

it makes sense that we have smoke-free casinos. But if state officials are really concerned about the health of citizens — beyond any healthy state designation — it makes far more sense to have all casinos smoke-free, not just one.
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Oct 28, 2015 16:44
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Producing the wrong ‘vapers’

The state Senate has passed a bill to ban e-cigarette sales to children; the House should follow suit. Meanwhile, Congress should require the FDA to take regulatory responsibility for e-cigarettes, including mandatory child-proof packaging.
Hazleton (PA) Standard-Speaker
added Oct 26, 2015 15:06
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[Asia-pacific] EDITORIAL: How to Sell the TPP

The deal exempts the tobacco industry from these protections; producers had been abusing trade rules to undercut restrictions on smoking
Bloomberg View
added Oct 5, 2015 18:48
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[California] EDITORIAL: Making the most of a cigarette tax hike

A well-crafted cigarette tax is a thing of beauty. Not only does it raise revenue, but it helps reduce smoking rates and deters teenagers from developing a cigarette habit, preventing many premature deaths. California, whose cigarette taxes are in the bo
Los Angeles Times
added Sep 3, 2015 11:46
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[Montana] MISSOULIAN EDITORIAL: Ban smoking at fair this year - and every year

Aside from the fire dangers, secondhand smoke exposure is no laughing matter, which is another reason why various local health officials have been trying to encourage the fairgrounds to go smoke-free for several years now. Such a push is not without prec
The Missoulian
added Aug 7, 2015 18:50
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[Idaho] EDITORIAL: U.S. Chamber should stop supporting Big Tobacco

Consumers should also join this fray by refusing to contribute their dollars to any company that pays dues to the U.S. Chamber of Tobacco Peddlers.
Idaho Mountain Express
added Jul 29, 2015 11:42
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[California] Editorial: Ban on public marijuana use makes sense

People have the right to smoke, but when smoke from someone else’s cigarette affects another’s health, it’s time for some government regulation. Limiting smoking in multi-unit buildings with shared walls may seem like overreach for some, but not for the p
San Mateo (CA) Daily Journal
added Jul 22, 2015 12:18
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ARCHIVE: Editorial: Peer reviewed journals, science and social justice

Tobacco Control has benefited from opportunities to enhance connections with authors and potential authors from low/middle income countries (LMICs)...consideration of both the relative advantages enjoyed by some authors and the lessons less-privileged col
Tobacco Control
added Jul 14, 2015 14:28
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