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[Texas] EDITORIAL: Apply smoking ordinance to e-cigarettes, but wait for research to dictate further

we do agree that this smoking product should at the very least fall under the same rules now applied to cigarette smokers. It’s also enough cause for concern that youths should have no more access to e-cigarettes than they would for conventional cigarette
Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald
added Mar 17, 2015 15:05

[California] EDITORIAL: Our View: Tracking tobacco money would offer more transparency to anti-smoking efforts

We encourage such a conversation. Although there remains no requirement for how the master settlement funding is used, nor a mandate on tracking how it has been spent, following the money trail would allow the public to specifically know where the dollar
Grass Valey (CA) Union
added Mar 14, 2015 11:57

[UAE: Abu Dhabi, UK] Editorial: What will it take to create a tobacco-free world?

This week, The Lancet launches a campaign for a tobacco-free world by 2040. A three-paper Series marks the 10-year anniversary of the coming into force of the FCTC, and is published to coincide with the 16th World Conference on Tobacco or Health taking p
The Lancet (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 10:58

[Ireland] Editorial: Stand up to the drink and tobacco lobbyists

You do not have to be the Einstein of the political world to understand what must be done immediately: We must not allow the alcohol lobby access to our schools and the Government must resist the bullies of global tobacco with all its resources.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 10, 2015 13:04

[Colorado] EDITORIAL: The lesson from CU smoking ban

a "community enforced" outdoor smoking ban at the University of Colorado at Boulder has gotten off to a rocky start....ostracizing smokers and enacting hard-to-enforce bans is a strategy that is likely to cause more strife than success.
Denver (CO) Post
added Mar 10, 2015 11:27

[Alabama] VIDEO: Editorial: Yes to the cigarette tax increase

years down the road as there is a reduction in tobacco use we should see a reduction in health care costs caused by tobacco use. This could be millions of dollars a year in health care savings. So, in the end, it's an easy YES for me on the proposed tob
WSFA 12 (Montgomery, AL)
added Mar 8, 2015 17:03

[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Blowing smoke: Restrictions on e-cigarettes are long overdue

It’s time for the FDA and Pennsylvania lawmakers to stop blowing smoke and act. Electronic cigarettes, introduced five years ago, are hawked as a healthier alternative to smoking. For adults addicted to regular cigarettes, e-cigs can be useful in helping
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 8, 2015 16:26

[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Our view: Clear the air over e-cigarettes

So the question becomes this: After spending millions of dollars to get people to end tobacco use because of its well-known health effects, why would we be willing to allow a new generation to get hooked on a similar product? Ryan provided a good answer
Muncie (IN) Star-Press
added Mar 8, 2015 15:37

[California] Editorial: When is a ban on smoking not about smoking?

"This is about methamphetamines, heroin, loitering, trespassing, sexual harassment, defacing of public property.”... We don’t envy Arcata’s City Council members the task of cleaning up Arcata’s problems...Moving smokers to and fro doesn’t address any of t
Eureka (CA) Times-Standard
added Mar 8, 2015 15:21

[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Our view: Effects of smoking ban hard to anticipate

we wondered if one can truly quantify the benefits of such a decision as banning smoking in such a large outdoor area....We think the campaign, as well as the signage funding plan, should have been fully developed before getting a thumbs-up from City Coun
Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Mar 8, 2015 08:24
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