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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Regulate e-cigarettes

In light of the Oregon Legislature’s disappointing failure to approve even moderate restrictions on electronic cigarettes in this year’s session, local governments, including Lane County, should fill the regulatory void with bans on the sale and marketing
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jul 24, 2014 10:53
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[Wisconsin] EDITORIAL: Ban e-cigarettes from indoor workplaces

Just as tobacco smokers have a right to smoke, but are prohibited from doing so inside indoor workplaces because of the harmful effects to others, e-cigarette users should face the same restriction for the same reason. In this case, given what we do and
Appleton (WI) Post-Crescent
added Jul 24, 2014 10:50
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[USA] EDITORIAL: Australia shows the impact of stronger cigarette warnings

protecting commercial speech should not mean inhibiting consumers from understanding the true effects of smoking. The tobacco companies should stop their international campaign against measures that protect public health, and the FDA should take critical
Washington Post
added Jul 21, 2014 22:47
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[New Mexico] Editorial: Step away from park smoking ban

in the tone of why-don't-we-all-just-get-along, parents could gently ask a smoker hanging out at swing sets or playgrounds to please move away from the kids while pursuing his or her addiction. So, Councilor Trujillo, while we sympathize with your effort
Albuquerque Journal
added Jul 18, 2014 16:01
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[Canada] Editorial: Coffee, tobacco, booze and pot — oh my!

Despite the perils of coffee, tobacco, booze and pot — and the cross-border temptations that accompanied them — we’re all still here, things aren’t so bad and norms continue to evolve. We’re not likely to experience the legalization of marijuana in Canad
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jul 18, 2014 15:36
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[North Carolina] EDITORIAL: Kiwanis Club votes for health at fairgrounds

Many businesses and venues now ban tobacco products, but it remains significant when the list grows. The Lexington Kiwanis Club, which owns the Davidson County Fairgrounds, has decided to prohibit all tobacco products at the facility. This affects all eve
The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
added Jul 18, 2014 01:14
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Don't say 'butt” on beach, park smoking ban

Christie should support this broadened ban in the name of fire safety, health, the environment and simple respect for others. He should sign into law the bill, with no butts about it.
Parsippany (NJ) Daily Record
added Jul 18, 2014 17:48
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Editorial: Keep e-Cigarettes From Minors

If manufacturers of electronic cigarettes won’t self-regulate, won’t start using childproof packaging and won’t stop marketing to children on their own, the impetus for the FDA and Congress to take formal action will grow. That could lead to the precise
Southwest (AR) Times Record
added Jul 18, 2014 17:32
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[Missouri] EDITORIAL: Our Opinion: E-cigarette regulations – err on the side of caution

Although e-cigarettes do not contain tobacco, they contain addictive nicotine — also found in tobacco products — and may pose perils to public health, particularly among young people. Until more is known, sustain the veto and err on the side of caution.
Jefferson City (MO) News Tribune
added Jul 18, 2014 16:30
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Tax revenue up in smoke with contraband tobacco sales

research suggests the B.C. government may be losing $120 million a year in tax revenue to illegal tobacco dealings. That’s money going into the pockets of organized crime from elsewhere in the country and as far away as Asia, and it needs renewed focus f
Victoria (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 16, 2014 20:44
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