Headlines Tagged with Georgia — 2,560 headlines found
Users of both electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS) and cigarettes may be more intent on quitting tobacco, but that intention seems to drop off among less educated smokers, according to a study by Georgia State University researchers published in th
Sep 7, 2016 Georgia State University School of Public Health
added Sep 7, 2016 17:48
Eleventh Circuit reinstated an age discrimination collective action against R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., CareerBuilder LLC and recruiter Pinstripe Inc., ruling Monday that job seekers can pursue disparate impact claims against the tobacco company. A Georgi
Nov 29, 2015 Law360
added Dec 1, 2015 01:17
Trans-Pacific Partnership talks will begin meeting on Saturday, in Atlanta, to try to resolve remaining issues in the negotiations, the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative confirmed Thursday. As has been widely expected, chief negotiators will continu
Sep 26, 2015 Politico
added Sep 26, 2015 09:46
wax is more than 80 percent pure THC compared with the average high grade marijuana leaf at 20 – 30 percent TCH, according to police. It can be eaten or used in e-cigarettes as well as smoked.
Aug 14, 2014 Northfulton.com (Appen News, GA)
added Aug 27, 2014 18:42
Healthy Augusta steering committee member the Rev. Jeff Flowers is sending out a letter this week to fellow clergy urging them to speak out this Sunday or the following Sunday about the dangers of smoking and secondhand smoke and the need for stronger pr
Apr 16, 2014 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Apr 16, 2014 03:59
The Smyrna City Council is considering a draft ordinance that calls for banning smoking in area parks. The idea first came after a number of residents complained about second-hand smoke from cigars and cigarettes.
Mar 5, 2014 WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added Mar 5, 2014 13:56
Board of Regents for the University System of Georgia will consider a vote Wednesday evening to ban tobacco from all public college campuses across the state, including Valdosta State University.
Jan 8, 2014 WCTV6 CBS (Tallahassee, FL)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:47
I lost 25 percent of my lung capacity from secondhand smoke exposure working in bars and restaurants while I was in college. Many college students work in these ... I urge city leaders to make our city’s bars smoke-free to give everyone a chance at havi
Jun 23, 2013 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jun 23, 2013 11:38
Samantha Mixon looks and feels great, but she is fighting stage four lung cancer and all the assumptions that people make about her disease. "The first thing they ask is, 'Did you smoke?' It's annoying at this point," Mixon told 11Alive's Jennifer Leslie
May 7, 2013 WXIA TV NBC 11 (Atlanta, GA)
added May 24, 2013 11:51
won a partial victory against an age discrimination collective action Wednesday, when a federal judge in Georgia found that only employees, not job seekers, could pursue disparate impact claims against the companies.
Mar 7, 2013 Law360
added Mar 8, 2013 06:49