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[Indiana] Lawmakers Could Revisit Smoking's Effect On Insurance Rates

One idea that has been floated is allowing employers to charge higher insurance premiums or co-pays for people who smoke or have other unhealthy habits. Indiana AFL-CIO President Nancy Guyott says the union would fight that idea if it is proposed. She wa
Indiana Public Media - WFIU / WTIU
added Aug 28, 2012 08:23
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[Indiana] State smoking ban brings tangle of sign requirements

The quaintly simple “NO SMOKING” signs of olden times won't do. The state ban spells out different signs to post at entrances and indoors and still different signs for restaurants.
Fort Wayne(IN) News-Sentinel
added Jun 22, 2012 09:52
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[Indiana] Study says cigarettes, e-cigarettes are economic complements, not alternatives

In today's world there are alternatives to cigarettes if you really need a fix, but this study found out that if cigarette sales go down, things like e-cigarettes go down too, even when they aren't covered by the same higher tax.
WNDU NBC 16 (South Bend, IN)
added Aug 30, 2018 22:43
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[Indiana] WININGER: Smokers always bullied, no matter the power in charge

Non-smoking groups are present here in Terre Haute, too. A group here at Indiana State University wants to restrict, or should I say oppress, smokers even further. If approved, the ban would not only prohibit smoking, which is already severely restricted
Indiana Statesman (Indiana State U.)
added Feb 11, 2017 15:31
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[Indiana] Vaping law may get big overhaul

State Sen. Randy Head, R-Logansport, said he will file a bill to “stop the monopoly” that was created by legislation passed in 2015 and amended in 2016, which essentially put one private security firm in charge of deciding which firms could manufacture t
Columbus (IN) Republic
added Jan 15, 2017 18:26
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[Indiana] BRIAN HOWEY: Pence strikes victory match, no exploding cigars here

Pence responded by giving me a box of Punch cigars (one of my favorites, by the way). The man had a sense of humor he used to beguile those taking exception to policy and practice.
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Nov 28, 2016 02:01
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[Indiana] VIDEO: 'Earth-shattering' blow to e-smoking industry?

Indiana General Assembly adopted a measure that would increase regulations on manufacturers of e-liquids...In addition to requiring that mixing be done in a clean room and that business owners undergo background checks, the measure also stipulates that ma
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Mar 10, 2016 20:46
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INDIANA’S TO PREVENT SMOKING, AS SMOKE-FREE POLICIES FAILING, PLANNING TO IMPOSE CIGARETTE TAX

Indiana has one of the highest adult smoking rates in the nation — 22.9 percent — and its youth smoking rate is in the high side as well — 13.7 percent.... Indiana’s cigarette tax is one of the lowest nationally — ranks 32nd.
MicroCap Magazine
added Feb 21, 2016 17:47
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[Indiana] LETTER: Why $1 bump in cigarette tax matters

An open letter to Gov. Mike Pence: As former Indiana state health commissioners we write to urge your support of the proposal pending in the state legislature that would increase the price of tobacco products by $1.
Lafayette (IN) Journal & Courier
added Feb 13, 2016 18:48
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[Indiana] Special Report: growing electronic cigarette trend

Fruit Stripe gum, chocolate, even cotton candy are some of the flavors that attract customers here at the Vapor Bank in Evansville. "Some of our loyal customers have combined things and turned out that it was a great flavor. So people have fun with tha
14 WFIE (Evansville, IN)
added May 2, 2014 06:50
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