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[Massachusetts] Medical pot use restricted at federally funded housing, residents stuck

Medical marijuana users living in apartments controlled by the Malden Housing Authority were given a new addendum for their leases ...indicates cannabis is not welcome at the complex, and neither is smoking. The penalty is eviction. “I said ‘you know, I'
WFXT-TV FOX25 (Dedham, MA)
added Aug 11, 2017 15:55
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E-cigarettes: A legislative update

Health organizations are concerned that laws enacted to protect the public, especially children, from the dangers of tobacco and nicotine delivery systems might be unraveling.
Contemporary Pediatrics
added Aug 10, 2017 03:48
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2017 Tobacco Excise-Tax Scorecard

Twenty-two states considered the issue so far this year. Here's where they've passed
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Aug 10, 2017 02:10
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VIDEO: Al Franken Lights Up Tom Price For His Ties To Tobacco, Corruption

Senator Al Franken questions Donald Trump's Health and Human Services dept. nominee on his ties to tobacco, and his record of pushing legislation to help companies he was invested in.
You Tube
added Aug 10, 2017 01:03
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Russian Heath Ministry to ban vaping and hookah smoking

"The general idea of the bill, which is being developed in the ministry, is that the use of vaping should be regulated the same way as the use of conventional cigarettes. Today, a great deal of adolescents use both hookahs and vaping devices, and all this
Pravda Online
added Aug 9, 2017 23:59
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[France] French e-cigarette alert after battery explosions

The French fraud office has called on electronic cigarette ‘vape’ users to be extra careful after two new cases of exploding batteries were reported. The two latest explosions happened when the vapes were in their user’s pockets, according to the DGCCRF
The Connexion (fr)
added Aug 9, 2017 14:17
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[West Virginia] Meetings Set On Smoking Policy For Public Housing in Ohio County

Howard Gamble, health department administrator, said the department is working with the housing authority to offer education and outreach regarding ... HUD’s new rules ban smoking in entire buildings, including individual apartments.
Wheeling (WV) Intelligencer
added Aug 8, 2017 20:01
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FDA to expand public education campaign to focus on prevention of youth e-cigarette use

The agency plans to expand its “The Real Cost” public education campaign to include messaging to teens about the dangers of using these products this fall while developing a full-scale campaign to launch in 2018. These efforts are part of the agency’s new
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Aug 8, 2017 15:21
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[Asia] The Ambiguity surrounding Tobacco advertising in India

the industry has now shifted focus to advertising at point of sale outlets i.e., a place in the wholesale or retail environment where tobacco products are sold, like retail shops and tobacco kiosks. As reported on July 19, 2017, by a leading Indian news d
Lexology (uk)
added Aug 7, 2017 19:47
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[Kentucky] Taking the Covington smoke-free public housing model statewide

already resulted in substantial improvements in air quality and reductions in tobacco use by the residents of the city’s three public housing communities.... With a federal deadline now established, Covington’s smoke-free public housing initiative is curr
Insider Louisville
added Aug 7, 2017 19:16
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