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[Texas] EDITORIAL: Regulate e-cigs differently than tobacco cigarettes

Texas cities need to consider these factors. E-cigarettes may not be harmless, but they are not as bad as cigarettes. As such, they should be regulated differently.
Beaumont (TX) Enterprise
added Jun 23, 2014 09:32
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[Louisiana] EDITORIAL: Tobacco-free policy at UL the right step for student health

Kudos to our hometown school for striking a blow for the health of those who wander its pathways and the aesthetics of their surroundings. They did the right thing.
Lafayette (LA) Daily Advertiser
added Jun 22, 2014 20:39
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[Australia, Cuba] EDITORIAL: Branded smokes / Free-market capitalism finds a surprising and unexpected defense

The world is truly turned upside down when the likes of Canberra, Dublin, Westminster and Washington need a lesson in capitalism from mentors in Havana.
Washington Times
added Jun 22, 2014 20:33
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[Australia] EDITORIAL: Smoke gets in your eyes

This is the sort of public policy scrutiny to which this newspaper is pleased to turn sharp minds...Against them the ABC runs a former adviser to Julia Gillard, Stephen Koukoulas...Our story was right. The ABC needs to get off Twitter and check facts.
The Australian (au)
added Jun 22, 2014 20:16
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EDITORIAL: Tony Gwynn’s death should convince baseball to ban tobacco

in the wake of proven health risks and the poor example being set for young fans, is like allowing binge drinking simply because Babe Ruth used to do it. Some of the stars who played alongside Gwynn are still in the big leagues; perhaps his death will fin
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jun 19, 2014 13:12
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[California] PD Editorial: Cities should follow county on e-cigarettes

The county was right to step in and add e-cigarettes to its ordinance regulating smoking in places of employment, as well as public spaces including dining areas, recreational areas and public events. ...Other jurisdictions, including Santa Rosa, should
Santa Rosa (CA) Press Democrat
added Jun 17, 2014 15:21
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[Asia, Korea - South] EDITORIAL: Raise tobacco tax

A vigorous push for nonprice policies like the introduction of smoking warning graphics on cigarette packs and a radical expansion of nonsmoking zones will also help the ministry avoid the criticism that it is more focused on raising tax revenue than cur
Korea Herald (kr)
added Jun 16, 2014 09:49
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Ireland leads EU on plain packaging of cigarettes

will dispute the effectiveness of the proposed packaging measures and argue they represent a breach of tobacco companies intellectual property rights. In the interest of public health, the Government must stand firm against all challenges to tobacco contr
Irish Times (ie)
added Jun 10, 2014 20:42
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Hike cigarette tax, tax smokeless tobacco too

Cigarettes and smokeless tobacco do no good and do much harm. Lawmakers should not hesitate to raise the existing tax on cigarettes and to levy one, for the first time, on smokeless tobacco. Pennsylvania needs these tax revenues, and if it means fewer tob
Pocono Record
added Jun 10, 2014 12:12
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[Australia] EDITORIAL: A blind eye to gruesome pics

Plain packaging deprives tobacco firms of valuable assets — the intellectual property of their marketing. That is a bad precedent. ... It’s time for a grown-up approach. We don’t support smoking. But if adults wish to indulge, that’s their choice.
The Australian (au)
added Jun 6, 2014 09:04
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