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[Idaho] NIC: Tobacco-Free no more

“There’s a compromise,” said Dean of Students and Director of Health Services Linda Michals. “We’ve created some smoking areas for people to be able to smoke.” Alex Harris, director of student development, said the large number of students that refused
NIC Sentinel (North Idaho College)
added Sep 16, 2013 22:07
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[Canada] Justices: Idaho can regulate tribal cigarette shipments

Idaho Supreme Court on Thursday bolstered the state's power to regulate cigarettes shipped to Indian-owned businesses with a ruling that concludes Native American sovereignty does not pre-empt state law in the matter. In their nine-page ruling, justices
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 15, 2013 19:31
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Investigators blame discarded cigarette for central Idaho fire

Boise National Forest Spokesman Dave Olson says the forest is seeking public help in finding the person responsible for tossing a burning cigarette that ignited the so-called Frasier Fire.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 14, 2013 11:54
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[Idaho] Group works to snuff out smoking in more local bars

The group that pushed to take smoking out of bars in Boise is now following smokers to one of the only nearby places you can still have a drink and light up. ... Now, the same group behind those bans is coming to Garden City.
KBOI-TV 2News (Boise, ID)
added May 21, 2013 06:16
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[Idaho] LETTER TO THE EDITOR: UI tobacco policy

The University of Idaho works to protect the health and safety of its students through various aspects of life on campus but does not protect its students from secondhand smoke.
Moscow-Pullman Daily News
added May 9, 2013 18:03
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[Idaho] Fire chief: Smoker on oxygen ignited deadly fire

Fire officials in south-central Idaho say a smoker lighting a cigarette while using an oxygen tank ignited a fire that killed her and quickly spread in the apartment filled with additional oxygen tanks.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 18, 2013 16:59
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[Idaho] Ketchum passes smoke-free law

Ketchum has passed a law drafted to protect employees, residents and visitors from exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke and e-cigarette "vapor" in the city. The council on Monday voted 3-0 to adopt an ordinance that would prohibit smoking in a long list
Idaho Mountain Express
added Apr 18, 2013 02:43
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[Idaho, Oregon, Washington] Proposed cigarette tax increase in OR could light up black market

“You get a lot of crime accompanying cigarette bootlegging,” said Patrick Fleenor, chief economist of Fiscal Economics Inc., who has written extensively on the economics of smoking. “It has similar effects to drug smuggling.” A study by the Mackinac Cen
Watchdog.org (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Apr 12, 2013 10:42
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[Idaho] Mountain Express: Ketchum Smoking Ban in the Works

Ketchum is the latest Idaho municipality to mull a smoke-free environment. This morning's Idaho Mountain Express reports that the Ketchum City Council unanimously approved the first of three readings of a new ordinance "that would prohibit smoking in a
Boise (ID) Weekly
added Mar 7, 2013 04:24
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Idaho Supreme Court Considers Tribal Tobacco Dispute

A case currently pending before the Idaho Supreme Court could establish new precedent regarding a State’s authority to regulate tribal tobacco sales.
Tobacco Law blog— Troutman Sanders LLP
added Jan 28, 2013 23:06
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