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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: No-smoking order aids Ky. taxpayers

Beshear's executive order, which takes effect Nov. 20, makes a lot of economic sense for state government and the taxpayers who foot the bill. It also should remind us that two-thirds of Kentuckians still lack the most basic protections from secondhand s
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Sep 9, 2014 05:11
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[Connecticut] EDITORIAL: CVS tobacco sale ban should be applauded

here are more than enough outlets selling cigarettes to satisfy the nicotine cravings. What it does do, however, is add to the too few retail outlets offering a healthier lifestyle alternative and that is a step in the right direction.
Norwich (CT) Bulletin
added Sep 8, 2014 16:21
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Our Opinion: Beshear's smoke ban good lead for 2015 ($$)

the governor said he hopes his action will create momentum for the General Assembly to pass a statewide smoking ban in 2015. We also hope state lawmakers get behind a smoking ban when the General Assembly convenes next year.
Kentucky New Era
added Sep 8, 2014 04:39
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[Virginia] EDITORIAL: Misuse of Tobacco Commission millions

former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli provided some cover by saying that commission members could vote on grants to groups involving siblings under the condition that the siblings don't live together or depend financially on each other. That's a ridicul
Norfolk (VA) Virginian-Pilot
added Sep 8, 2014 04:30
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EDITORIAL: Hooray For Tobacco-Free CVS

For CVS leaders, the no-tobacco decision has a personal angle: The father of the company chairman and the mother of its president each died of tobacco-related cancers....good for CVS. Rite Aid, Walgreens, how about you?
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Sep 6, 2014 11:24
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[UK] EDITORIAL: E-cigarettes—aid to smoking cessation or smokescreen?

the possibility of harm reduction should not be lightly dismissed. Again, robust evidence will be needed to support this enticing and much discussed, but so far unproven, hope.
The Lancet (uk)
added Sep 5, 2014 10:33
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Editorial: Smoke free

It will ding profits, but CVS did the right thing by eliminating the sale of tobacco products. Hopefully, it will be the thing that spurs other similar businesses to do the same. You rarely find a retail business that drops a profit-ma ...
Burlington (IA) Hawk Eye
added Sep 16, 2014 15:15
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[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Smoking and public health

Most of these cases are preventable deaths, so progress can be made. But the fact that so many are preventable is thanks to the late Dr. Steinfeld and others in the fight against workplace and other public smoking.
Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Sep 4, 2014 09:46
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: CVS kicks the habit

Driving the point even closer to home, Kentucky outpaces every other state in lung cancer deaths. Way to go, CVS.
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Sep 3, 2014 17:48
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[Arkansas] EDITORIAL: How We See It: E-Cigs Not The Same As Cigarettes

they do not represent dangers to passersby and do not, any more than the packaging of a sport drink or nutrition bar, represent a threat of more litter on trails and in parks areas. Government intervention ought to be about protecting public health and w
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Sep 3, 2014 09:58
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