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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Invite e-cigarettes to the beach: Editorial Agenda 2014

Rather than adopting outdoor "smoking" bans that clumsily include both traditional and e-cigarettes, as Forest Grove and other cities have done, policymakers should allow both and actively encourage the latter as a more environmentally friendly alternativ
The Oregonian
added Sep 16, 2014 03:46
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[Tennessee] EDITORIAL: FDA raises concerns in use of e-cigarettes

Although e-cigarettes offer a nicer package and the promise of a technological advance, parents, in particular, should be wary of efforts to market them as new, improved nicotine-delivery systems. They're still cigarettes and represent all the dangers o
Murfreesboro (TN) News-Journal
added Sep 15, 2014 22:14
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EDITORIAL: Whatever its motive, CVS does the right thing by ending cigarette sales

Any company that takes a risk to stand on the right side of public health deserves congratulations...CVS’s move says a lot about American society’s relationship with tobacco. The company’s conclusion that selling cigarettes fundamentally conflicts with th
Washington Post
added Sep 13, 2014 20:12
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[Hawaii] EDITORIAL: CVS makes right move to end tobacco sales

Critics will point out that tobacco is legal and people have the right to buy it and use. And they still can. They just can’t buy it from CVS. We don’t begrudge anyone the right to smoke. We just ask that they look into its health effects and ask themsel
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Sep 13, 2014 17:54
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[Iowa] EDITORIAL: Making park play areas smoke-free a healthy move (Globe Gazette editorial)

There is nothing worse to many of us than being out in the fresh air and getting a disgusting whiff of cigar or cigarette smoke. So we’re pleased to see City Councilman Alex Kuhn taking the issue personally and urging the Parks and Recreation Board to r
Mason City (IA) Globe-Gazette
added Sep 13, 2014 07:49
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[Massachusetts] Allow Smoking in the Yard

exclusion of e-cigarettes tobacco, which does not seem to present the same secondhand smoke risks or problem of discarded butts as traditional cigarettes, indicates that the policy is born out of moral judgment rather than an objective, health-based analy
Harvard Crimson
added Sep 11, 2014 10:44
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EDITORIAL: Other drugstore chains should join CVS in banning sales of tobacco products

The bottom line is a hard concept to ignore, and the prospect of $2 billion in forfeited sales will cause many other companies to hesitate or simply refuse. But CVS is facing the future and living up to its new name. It deserves all the accolades its dec
Buffalo (NY) News
added Sep 9, 2014 05:13
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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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