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[California] EDITORIAL: Jerry Brown seeks to add a point to dull Prop. 65 warnings

warnings...would get more specific.... The substances that would be named in new warnings would include tobacco smoke...These chemicals are hardly cooties. Letting consumers know specifically what they should be aware of isn’t hazardous to anyone’s health
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 8, 2014 15:43
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EDITORIAL: A trust for unclaimed property fund? Oklahoma treasurer's proposal worth a look

The Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust is on its way to generating as much in earnings as it’s getting in new transfers from Big Tobacco. The endowment has grown to nearly $1 billion...As the smoking rate continues to fall, the tobacco fund faces diminis
The Oklahoman
added Dec 7, 2014 12:54
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EDITORIAL: Risk Warnings on Smokeless Tobacco

The danger is that snus might lead some nonsmokers and former smokers to take up the tobacco habit, and perhaps progress on to cigarette smoking, when abstention would be the safest approach.
New York Times
added Dec 4, 2014 21:37
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[Korea - South] [Editorial] Instead of protecting, cigarette price hike blindsides the working class

Seeing how quick the politicians were to raise cigarette prices, and how reluctant they’ve been to introduce warning images, is enough to explain why more and more people are suspecting that cigarette company lobbying is at work
The Hankyoreh (kr)
added Dec 4, 2014 21:20
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EDITORIAL: Slow decline: Efforts to curb smoking in America are working / But we can and should do better

will require a double-barreled approach — lots of smokers will have to give up the habit and a concerted effort will have to be made to stop young people from picking it up.
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Dec 2, 2014 07:27
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[Nebraska] EDITORIAL: OPINION: Smoking

For every study that came out proving that smoking was killing people, nicotine peddlers trolled up another shill in a white lab coat who’d be willing to concoct fictitious controversy...When you finally quit, you won’t just be saving your health. You’ll
Scottsbluff (NE) Star-Herald
added Dec 2, 2014 07:24
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[New Zealand] EDITORIAL: Is it time to stub out smoking outside cafes?

Soon Palmerston North residents can participate in a debate about whether the crusade should go further. Should outdoor dining areas be smokefree? Residents will have a chance to air their thoughts when there is consultation next year about the city cou
Manawatu Standard (nz)
added Dec 2, 2014 06:29
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EDITORIAL: Tobacco has affected Virginia politics since Colonial time

As long as states impose onerous tobacco taxes, a black market will thrive…Human history often can be interpreted as the history of natural resources. Mundane workings by the Virginia State Crime Commission have cosmic connotations.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Dec 2, 2014 06:11
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[Pennsylvania] Editorial: Smoking: Are we getting the message?

But the hefty tax could very well discourage Philadelphia adolescents from smoking. Apparently young people are getting the message. In 1997, nearly half of male high school students and more than one-third of female students reported using some form of
York (PA) Evening Sun
added Dec 1, 2014 18:40
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: E-cigarettes are safer than tobacco. Why is the government making it harder to access them?

If the Ontario Liberals really believe in evidence-based policy making, they should treat e-cigarettes as a harm-reduction technology that should be freely available to anyone over the age of 19, instead of pretending they have anything in common with th
National Post (ca)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:28
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