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[Russia, South Carolina] Former U.S. Rep. John Jenrette discusses life after politics, new book

Most of his stories include Jenrette at the peak of a lucrative venture that comes crashing down. He spent the early '90s selling cigarettes for Phillip Morris in Russia, Ukraine and Belarus, he said, until Boris Yeltsin, the first president of the fledg
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Feb 3, 2018 18:50
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[Virginia] Editorial: Altria delivers more good news from the GOP tax cuts

Now that companies are handing out bonuses and raises, liberal Democrats have realized they can no longer pretend the tax cut does nothing for the middle class. So they have shifted tactics. Pelosi has dismissed the raises and bonuses as “crumbs.” To som
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Feb 3, 2018 00:43
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[Colorado] Residents vent at pot moratorium meeting

Saguache Town Trustee Terry Gillette summed up the pros and cons of allowing the grows to be approved indiscriminately ...The cons he listed as: increased crime (thefts, violence, illegal grows); in children and teens, hazardous exposure to second-hand sm
Monte Vista (CO) Center Post Dispatch
added Feb 3, 2018 00:12
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[Indiana] Lafayette City Council may ban e-smoking

will consider an ordinance Monday that would ban e-cigarettes in indoor public places. Lafayette City Council President Ron Campbell said several citizens approached him about concerns with e-cigarettes and vaping. Electronic smoking devices use a batte
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Feb 3, 2018 00:03
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MASON: Asian vapers continue to suffer, and US study spreads fresh misinformation

Asian governments seem set on opposing harm reduction, with widespread raids on Malaysian vape shops and the arrest of two Israeli tourists in Thailand making the headlines. There has also been fresh media excitement over a study that claims to show vapin
Vaping Post (ch)
added Feb 14, 2018 16:54
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Japan's antismoking plan with gaping loophole sparks outcry

Japan's recently unveiled antismoking plan has sparked an outcry from lung cancer patients and other activists as it has a gaping loophole -- basically allowing customers at restaurants and bars to carry on lighting up. The plan released last Tuesday by
Kyodo News Service (jp)
added Feb 3, 2018 13:43
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[Nevada] It's Going to Take an Evolution to Win With Tobacco

with these changes, retailers and manufacturers must also rise up and evolve to fit into the category's new normal. Evolution is something that Jonathan Drew, president of Drew Estates, knows something about. As the keynote speaker at Tobacco Plus Expo 2
Convenience Store News
added Feb 3, 2018 00:42
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[Samoa] LETTER: A half-hearted attempt

What a joke, Samoa is also on W.H.O’s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control 2005, there’s Tobacco Control Act 2008 and Tobacco Control Regulation 2013 but still they build a cigarette factory in 2016. It’s double dipping by the cash strapped governmen
Samoa Observer (ws)
added Feb 3, 2018 00:32
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Alabama moves closer to banning smoking in cars around children: Here's why

The bill would make it illegal to smoke a tobacco product in a car if anyone age 19 or younger is in the car. The prohibition would apply whether the vehicle is moving or parked...children exposed to second-hand smoke also experience greater incidents of
AL.com
added Feb 2, 2018 18:02
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[Kansas] Attorneys argue validity of Topeka law that bans sale of tobacco to those under 21

An injunction blocking a Topeka city ordinance that bans the sale of tobacco to those under 21 will continue as a Shawnee County District Court Judge who heard arguments Thursday weighs the merits of a case against the law. Topeka businesses Vape Bar an
Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Feb 2, 2018 18:00
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