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[New York] Editorial: Raise tobacco purchase age

And the best news is that CVS's decision to stop selling cigarettes contributed to a drop in tobacco purchases for all retailers... New York City and Albany, Cattaragus, Chautauqua, Cortland, Orange, Schenectady, Suffolk, Sullivan and Tompkins counties ha
Plattsburgh (NY) Press-Republican
added Jul 16, 2017 19:42
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Once again, Albany fails to address corruption

The Legislature also passed, and the governor signed, a bill to regulate e-cigarette “vaping”...The Legislature also passed, and the governor signed, a bill to regulate e-cigarette “vaping”
Herald Community Newspapers (Long Island, NY)
added Jul 14, 2017 09:24
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[Australia] EDITORIAL: Take a stand against big tobacco's e-cigarette push

Phillip Morris stands accused of "astroturfing" – that is, trying to create the illusion of a grassroots movement...The health impacts of basting the lungs in nicotine, flavour chemicals and the liquid propylene glycol used to vapourise them are simply n
The Age (au)
added Jul 14, 2017 03:40
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[UK] EDITORIAL: The Guardian view on big tobacco: stop the spread

The companies insist they are only ensuring that legislation is proportionate. These are weasel words. Their tactics are well-funded, well-rehearsed and slick. They worked for years in the old markets. But if tactics can be exported, so can campaigns. BAT
The Guardian (uk)
added Jul 13, 2017 14:21
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Our view: Legislators still attack vaping, even as evidence of its benefits mounts

Some state legislators are trying again to cripple the vaping market. ...We agree with the Royal College of Physicians, that regulations should encourage smokers to switch to e-cigarettes, and not try to inhibit their development and use.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jul 12, 2017 03:06
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[Ohio] Editorial: Kent State, Akron go smoke-, tobacco-free; others should follow

There’s no debate that smoking can be deadly. Though Kent and Akron aren’t breaking new ground, their boards of trustees deserve praise for enacting these common-sense policies. Other institutions should follow suit.
Canton (OH) Repository
added Jul 7, 2017 03:17
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Our View: Other universities should follow smoke-free lead of Kent State, Akron

And in Ohio, a state in which the smoking rate has exceeded the national average, it’s especially important that a concerted effort is being made by major employers and educational institutions...Though Kent and Akron aren’t breaking new ground, their boa
New Philadelphia (OH) Times-Reporter
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] EDITORIAL: Bad decision on passive smoking

The LDP lawmakers who shot down the proposed regulations to prohibit indoor smoking in public spaces should face up to the health problems posed by secondhand smoke and drop their opposition....government should not place its financial interest in tobacco
Japan Times (jp)
added Jul 1, 2017 15:46
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[Florida] Editorial: For the people, Morgan should forgo lawsuit

How can you tell legitimate patients who smoke from recreational users? Would police have a free hand to harass patients who do smoke, believing they might not be legitimate users? Would landlords who can turn down tobacco smokers be forced to accept ten
Lakeland (FL) Ledger
added Jun 30, 2017 16:57
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EDITORIAL: It’s the 21st century: isn’t it past time to ban menthol cigarette sales?

Tobacco companies’ fight to keep menthol suggests that this policy measure definitely passes the ‘tobacco industry scream test’17 by which to appraise the likely effectiveness of public health policy measures. Almost a century of Big Tobacco’s menthol dec
Tobacco Control
added Jun 30, 2017 14:49
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