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[Indiana] Smoking ranks as the number one cause of COPD

In June, the American Lung Association released a disheartening report about the rise of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in women. The report showed that women are 37 percent more likely to have COPD than men and account for more than half of all d
Goshen (IN) News
added Sep 26, 2013 01:24
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FBI looking for foul play in creation of Indiana vaping law

Agents have interviewed at least two lawmakers and a manufacturer of liquids used in electronic smoking devices. “They asked me if I knew of anything anyone might have gotten out of this legislation,” said state Sen. Phil Boots, who said he talked to an
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Aug 23, 2016 22:18
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[Illinois] Up In Smoke: Legislation vaporizes Indiana e-cig shops

Closed shops, empty shelves and higher prices. That's the current forecast of Indiana's vaping industry, which claims recent legislation has basically vaporized the e-liquid cigarette market throughout the state. Signed into law by Gov. Mike Pence in Ap
The Times of Northwest Indiana
added Jul 26, 2016 17:19
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[Indiana] Smoke-free effort burns out ($$)

A proposal for a tobacco-free city went up in smoke on a split vote during Tuesday’s Bedford City Council meeting. In August, the council heard from 32 people during an hour-long public hearing on banning tobacco use within the city limits. State law al
Bedford (IN) Times-Mail
added Oct 9, 2013 12:41
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[Indiana] Is the vape trend as safe as it seems?

It’s no secret that vaping is on the rise among college students. “It’s literally the cool thing to do nowadays,” said George Ransom, the owner of the West Lafayette Smoke Shop. “So far this morning, I probably had like eight customers, and I’d say five
The Exponent (Purdue U.)
added Jul 30, 2015 04:31
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[Indiana] No cigars, or Sunday alcohol, from the Legislature this year

Miller, R-Avon, was ready to make for a tax on cheap, brown-wrapped tobacco products that look a lot like cigarettes in shape, size, filter and packaging. But his proposal to close a loophole excluding popular “little cigars” from the cigarette tax flame
Batesville Herald Tribune (IN)
added Feb 9, 2016 19:07
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[Indiana] Richard Feldman: Big tobacco lures new generation of addicts

Legislation has been introduced in Congress that would diminish the FDA's authority over some of these alternative tobacco products. If enacted, this legislation would only serve to facilitate the tobacco industry's efforts to maintain adult nicotine dep
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Sep 20, 2012 14:59
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[Indiana] Judge rules in favor of scorned e-liquid manufacturer in vaping case

Opponents of Indiana’s controversial vaping law scored a victory Friday when a federal judge ruled in favor of a Florida e-liquid manufacturer that argued the law was unconstitutional. Richard Young, chief judge for the Southern District of Indiana, gra
Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Aug 23, 2016 16:59
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[Indiana] 'Crack stick' cooked up in cells, attacks over hash browns and rampant gay sex: Shock findings of seven undercover prisoners who lived in one of America's most violent jails for TWO MONTHS

the inmates had taken to making their own homemade highs, including one called 'crack stick'. They would make the drug by crushing an e-cigarette filter, wrapping it in coffee-soaked toilet paper and smoking it, Business Insider reported.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 28, 2016 16:49
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Indiana vape law shuts dozens of e-liquid makers out of industry

At issue are new regulations passed by state lawmakers in 2015 and revised earlier this year. The rules require any company that wants to produce e-liquid for sale in Indiana to be certified by a security firm by June 30. The catch: So far only one secu
Indianapolis (IN) Star
added Jun 21, 2016 16:54
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