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[Canada] Unhappy tenants hope Sask Housing will reconsider looming smoking ban

Lindsay says while some tobacco and marijuana smokers can afford to buy their own home, people like him rely on Sask Housing and have nowhere else to go. "We're all scared that if we don't follow it [the ban], then they'll give us a letter in the mail s
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 28, 2018 00:46
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EDITORIAL: Anti-tobacco effort a long slog in Oklahoma

Yet recent public approval of smoking marijuana runs counter to the trend of reducing tobacco smoking. And some who tout cannabis as a medical treatment also tout “natural” tobacco. ...Oklahoma's pattern may continue of never taking two anti-tobacco step
NewsOK
added Jul 27, 2018 23:27
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Tran's point well-taken on new tobacco law

Given all the facts, someone who's reached 18 -- the legal age for most of life's duties and responsibilities -- should be allowed to make an informed decision about tobacco use.... Like Tran, we're not advocating tobacco use, just the exercise of free wi
Fitchburg (MA) Sentinel & Enterprise
added Jul 27, 2018 21:43
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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Raising age to buy tobacco products is common-sense legislation

Banning tobacco sales in pharmacies should have been done long ago...We hope that Baker signs the package into law and puts Massachusetts in the forefront of the nationwide effort to discourage smoking and vaping by teenagers.
Greenfield (MA) Recorder
added Jul 27, 2018 21:43
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Community input important in Tobacco 21 hearing

Otter Tail County Board of Commissioners will be hosting a public hearing ...on an ordinance that would prohibit the provision of tobacco, tobacco products, tobacco-related devices, electronic-delivery devices, and nicotine or lobelia-delivery devices to
Fergus Falls (MN) Journal
added Jul 27, 2018 21:42
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VIDEO: Initiatives qualify for Montana’s November ballot

I-185 would increase the state tax on cigarettes by $2 a pack, to $3.70 a pack. It would also raise taxes on other tobacco products, including moist snuff, as well as e-cigarettes and vaping products.
KPAX CBS 8 (Missoula, MT)
added Jul 27, 2018 21:42
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Indonesia's president begs exporters to bring earnings back home

The president on Thursday met with executives from about 40 exporters, including Budi Hartono, the owner of cigarette maker Djarum
Reuters
added Jul 27, 2018 21:41
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[UK] Budget slashed as plans to launch digital stop smoking service approved in Sandwell

Councillors met to discuss Sandwell's Stop Smoking service Smokers in Sandwell wanting to 'do it alone' could soon be offered self-help online after councillors agreed to re-commission its Stop Smoking service.
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Jul 27, 2018 14:14
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[New York] Putnam County considers Tobacco-21

Putnam County Legislator Barbara Scuccimarra is passionate when it comes to banning young people from purchasing tobacco. The Garrison lawmaker called for the county to join the growing list of counties that ban the sales of tobacco products to persons u
Hudson Valley (NY) News
added Jul 27, 2018 23:26
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AAFP Joins Push for Tough FDA Stance on Black Market Tobacco

Letter Calls on Agency to Develop Enforcement Policies Independently... "The AAFP believes the FDA should have the authority to regulate the manufacture, sale, labeling, distribution and marketing of all tobacco products, including cigars of all sizes and
American Family Physician
added Jul 27, 2018 23:26
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