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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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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Smoking remains health concern despite progress

The American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout came and went without much ado this year. ..The fact an increasing number of our nation’s youth grasps the fact that smoking is more deadly than cool is a positive omen for our country’s physical and
Pottstown (PA) Mercury
added Nov 27, 2014 15:37
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[Pennsylvania] Editorial: Nation’s youth getting the message about deadly habit

This is especially impressive considering the pervasiveness of cigarettes in the movies and TV. The fact an increasing number of our nation’s youth grasps the fact that smoking is more deadly than cool, is a positive omen for our country’s physical and
Delaware County (PA) Daily Times
added Nov 24, 2014 02:17
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: OUR VIEW: Effort to repeal Smoker's Bill of Rights goes too far

“Smoker’s Bill of Rights” that was passed into state law back in 1991. That law prevents employers in Indiana from discriminating against employees or potential employees who smoke. Indiana is one of 29 states that protects the rights of smokers in such
Goshen (IN) News
added Nov 24, 2014 03:18
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EDITORIAL: Attorneys General for Sale

an entire industry has sprung up to lobby state attorneys general on behalf of companies that are under scrutiny, or that need special legal benefits from a state. The companies give hundreds of thousands of dollars (and often much more) to the campaigns
New York Times
added Dec 3, 2014 13:34
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