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[Illinois, Missouri] St. Louis a target city for cigarette smugglers from around the world

smugglers like St. Louis because they can make a quick buck just by crossing the bridge into Illinois. Fox 2 captured exclusive undercover video of a suspected cigarette smuggler in north St. Louis City. He was buying cartons of cigarettes from several s
KPLR 11 (St. Louis, MO)
added Jul 11, 2018 13:52
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10 years after Illinois went smoke-free, complaints have fallen off

"I checked around, and we haven't written any citations in recent memory," said Melissa Haynes, a crime analyst for the Urbana police. "Anecdotally, we have taken complaints in the past and sent them to public health." In general, local police issue tic
Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added Jul 9, 2018 15:14
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[Illinois] Mount Zion goes tobacco-free at parks, other village property

Mount Zion is the first municipality in Macon County to adopt a smoke-free, tobacco-free policy in all public spaces owned by the village. The policy, which went into effect Sunday, is the result of a partnership between the village and the Macon County
Decatur (IL) Herald & Review
added Jul 4, 2018 03:09
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[Illinois] Durbin & Senators Press FDA To Protect Children From Addictive Vaping Products

Durbin (D-IL), along with 13 of his Senate colleagues, sent a letter to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) about JUUL e-cigarette vaping products, and other e-cigarettes with flavors like gummy bear, cotton candy, peanut butter cup, and cookies ‘
US Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL)
added Jun 29, 2018 19:31
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[Illinois] Senators urge FDA to look into vaping advertisements

Sen. Dick Durbin sent a letter Thursday urging the FDA to take a look at the advertising for vaping products. .. Staff at Upper Limits in Springfield agrees, but added the conversation about smoking needs to start somewhere. “Vaping has a place for adult
WLOS ABC13/MY40 (Asheville, NC)
added Jun 29, 2018 18:12
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[Illinois] As public housing buildings go smoke-free, health advocates mobilize to help residents quit

The rule prohibits tobacco products — cigarettes, cigars, pipes and hookahs — in living units, indoor common areas, administrative offices and outdoors within 25 feet of housing and administrative office buildings. The policy does not explicitly ban elect
Chicago Tribune
added Jul 2, 2018 15:22
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[Illinois] Housing authority properties ready to go smoke free

Starting July 1 Housing Authority of the City of Danville properties will be smoke-free. Planning for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s new regulations has been occurring for the last couple of years.
Danville (IL) Commercial-News
added Jun 23, 2018 18:21
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[Illinois] American Lung Association and Mental Health America Partner to Support Residents in Smokefree Public Housing Transition

With funding from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), the project will support public housing residents who are living with behavioral health issues, such as mental illness and substance use disorders, as all federally-owned public housing transiti
PR Newswire
added Jun 20, 2018 14:38
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[Illinois, New York] Two Major Cities Mull Flavored E-Liquid Bans

CHICAGO and NEW YORK -- Lawmakers in two of the nation’s largest cities have mounted separate initiatives to ban most flavored e-liquids used in vaping devices, according to several reports.
CSP (Convenience Store Products)
added Jun 21, 2018 13:20
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[Illinois] Bill to raise smoking age would hurt convenience stores, vape shops, retailers say

Chicago Tribune
added Jun 10, 2018 23:54
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