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[New York] EDITORIAL: Electronic cigarettes should be subject to the regulations governing tobacco

The FDA said it needs more research on the effects of e-cigarettes before taking tougher steps. That’s backward; e-cigarettes should have to follow the rules set for tobacco cigarettes unless it can be shown they are safe. The American public can’t affor
Buffalo (NY) News
added May 5, 2014 21:05
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[Rhode Island] EDITORIAL: FDA targets e-cigarettes

So far, 33 states have prohibited e-cigarette sales to minors; because the FDA rules are unlikely to take effect for some time, Rhode Island should join them.... In the meantime though, the FDA has offered a sensible framework that gives the science on e
Providence (RI) Journal-Bulletin
added May 5, 2014 15:06
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[Missouri] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban by Kansas City Housing Authority makes good sense

the authority’s actions promote positive ways to help residents stay healthier and better able financially to pay the rent. Tweaking the policy to allow smoking outdoors, away from entrances to the units, would be a smart move as well.
Kansas City (MO) Star
added May 5, 2014 15:02
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[Canada] GLOBE EDITORIAL E-cigarettes: A way out of addiction – or a way in?

Consumers deserve clarity from Health Canada. Are these devices banned or not? Safe or not? A good way to stop smoking – or a way to start? A lot has changed since 2009. Time for an update, Health Canada. Your smoke break is over.
Globe and Mail (ca)
added May 5, 2014 13:15
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EDITORIAL: FDA correct to seek regulations on e-cigarettes

The reality is that we don’t know where to draw the line about how to use e-cigarettes safely. Not enough research has been conducted to state definitively what dangers they pose under certain conditions.
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added May 4, 2014 22:28
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[Connecticut] RJ Editorial: Fuming over e-cigarettes

we can simply ban the sale of such devices to minors, just as we ban the sale of liquor. The e-cigarette came along quickly and grew into a multibillion-dollar industry well ahead of state and federal efforts to regulate it. But now it’s time.
Meriden (CT) Record-Journal
added May 2, 2014 07:51
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[Indiana] Editorial: Rules need to be in place on e-cigarettes in schools

Johnson County school districts need to check the wording of policies to make certain all forms are covered. In particular, they need to make sure electronic cigarettes are defined and included with other forms of smoking.
Franklin (IN) Daily Journal
added May 2, 2014 05:18
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Our View: State needs to take action on e-cigs

The No. 1 lesson from America's half-century battle with smoking is consumers should know exactly what they are inhaling and — for the safety of those nearby — exhaling. Yet users of e-cigarettes, which require inhaling and exhaling vapors, don't know w
St. Cloud (MN) Times
added Apr 30, 2014 17:40
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[Connecticut] EDITORIAL: State Should Ban E-Cig Sales To Minors

It would be a mistake to think that the federal move diminishes the need for Connecticut to act on the issue. State lawmakers ought to forge ahead. Here's why:
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Apr 30, 2014 17:34
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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Reasonable rules for e-cigarettes

the rationale for such bans - protecting non-smokers from secondhand smoke - doesn't apply to e-cigarettes. If nicotine, as opposed to tobacco, is the enemy, shouldn't they apply the same rules to nicotine gum and nicotine patches? E-cigarettes have the
Metro West Daily News (Framingham, MA)
added Apr 30, 2014 17:31
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