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[Illinois] Bill banning indoor e-cigarettes won't be called for vote

Willis, D-Addison, sponsored House Bill 2404, which originally would have banned the use of electronic cigarettes, or "vaping," indoors. After receiving a multitude of calls to her office and working with shop owners and industry professionals, Willis sai
(IL) State Journal-Register
added Apr 28, 2015 08:06
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[Illinois] Local students at odds over Smoke-Free Campus Act

But it's not just cigarette smoking that's against the law on campus. The use of tobacco, e-cigarettes and other vaporizers are also off limits. Some don't understand why. "Anybody who's quit smoking knows that it's difficult. This is a tool used to stop
WEEK TV/DT & WEEK Weather Plus (NBC 25, Peoria, IL)
added Apr 27, 2015 23:39
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[Illinois] Smoke Free Task Force

 Western Illinois University has begun to make a step toward being a smoke-free university. In accordance with state legislation, all state universities must be smoke-free starting July 1, 2015.  Last year, the Illinois General Assembly passed legislatio
Western Courier (Western Illinois U., Macomb, IL)
added Apr 27, 2015 23:32
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[Illinois] Local Wine Brand Expands to Whole Foods, Adds Cigars and Candles

"The cigar company approached me after and said they sold over 300 cigars and wanted me to start my own cigar brand. That's when I said, 'I think I got it.' It was just a no-brainer and an easy transition." Lampley Cigars, which she named after her fathe
DNAinfo
added Apr 25, 2015 12:30
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[Illinois] The Windy City's Top Litigation Teams

Winston & Strawn earned the top spot, but it was a close call... LITIGATION DEPARTMENT OF THE YEAR WINSTON & STRAWN / MASS TORTS/PRODUCTS LIABILITY JONES DAY / INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY KIRKLAND & ELLIS
National Law Journal
added Apr 21, 2015 10:15
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Updated: Illinois Tobacco Quitline closes amid grant suspensions

This screengrab taken in the morning on April 17 from quityes.org, the website for the Illinois Tobacco Quitline, displays a message explaining that "Quitline funding has been suspended due to budget cuts."
The Southern Illinoisan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:42
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[Illinois] VIDEO: Quit smoking hotline snuffed out because of cuts

Illinois Tobacco Quitline also took a financial hit. Last year, it answered more than 90,000 calls. But now, those calls will go unanswered. The governor's office says it's just temporary and they would like to restore the funding in July when the next f
WCIA (Champaign, IL)
added Apr 18, 2015 11:46
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[Illinois] With More Youth Using E-Cigarettes Than Ever Before, Durbin Demands FDA Action

“While the FDA continues to drag its feet on finalizing commonsense regulations to protect children and teenagers from the dangers of e-cigarettes, the number of young people getting hooked on this potentially deadly habit is growing exponentially. Every
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Apr 17, 2015 11:04
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Illinois Governor’s Decision to Shutter State’s Tobacco Quitline Will Cost Lives and Money

The fact that Gov. Bruce Rauner today has cut off funds to the Illinois Tobacco Quitline – in the middle of a national ad campaign encouraging smokers to call tobacco quitlines – is shortsighted, misinformed and tragic. In the name of cost cutting it wil
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Apr 16, 2015 12:05
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[Illinois] Possession of e-cigarettes by minors prohibited in Cary

E-cigarettes now are considered a tobacco product for the purposes of the village’s municipal code, after an ordinance to amend the code passed in a recent 3-2 vote, Village Administrator Chris Clark said. Cary Police Chief Pat Finlon, who authored the
Northwest Herald (Crystal Lake, IL)
added Apr 13, 2015 10:49
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