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Kansas Jailer Accused of Sex With Inmates, Impregnating One

A Kansas jailer who was fired last year for smuggling tobacco into his lockup had sex with male and female inmates and paid for an abortion for one of them, authorities allege in a newly released affidavit. Lexington Laiter, 27, was charged in Anderson C
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 17, 2017 20:30
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[Kansas] Is 18 too young to buy tobacco? Topeka City Council will discuss raising the age to 21

The proposed amendment would ban the sale or furnishing of cigarettes and other tobacco-related products to adults between the ages of 18 and 20, the agenda said. A document in the agenda packet said the Shawnee County health department asked the city t
Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Nov 16, 2017 00:11
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[Kansas] FAVELA: Tobacco Free Wu & Me? Maybe.

what I think Tobacco Free Wu & Me is asking for is for volunteers to speak up and speak out against tobacco users. That someone could be me. But I’m not someone who will willfully scold my colleagues who choose to smoke. I’m not saying this is a publicity
The Sunflower (Wichita State University)
added Oct 26, 2017 04:57
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[Kansas] CULLINAN: How Tobacco Free Is WSU?

As of July 1, Wichita State University is tobacco free, joining more than 1,100 college campuses...What’s the point? Students still smoke on campus. I haven’t seen a massive shift, and I’m on campus every day.
The Sunflower (Wichita State University)
added Oct 19, 2017 10:25
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[Kansas] Big tobacco ads may 'apologize' but don't indicate cigarette companies changing their methods, researcher says

Yvonnes Chen, associate professor of journalism at the University of Kansas, is available to discuss the ads, "Big Tobacco," tobacco advertising, smoking and related issues with media. Chen has led and been part of research projects that found adolescents
University of Kansas
added Oct 5, 2017 12:25
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[Kansas] SPOON: A Gun-Filled Tobacco Free Campus

It’s bewildering to me that people are enraged by the idea of a tobacco free campus, but accepts that guns should be allowed. What does this say about us as Americans?
ESU Bulletin (Emporia State University)
added Sep 17, 2017 20:18
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[Kansas] Faculty Senate hears from Tobacco Task Force

Faculty Senate discussed the possibility of passing a bill that would help Emporia State join ranks with all other regent universities in becoming a tobacco free campus. There were several questions raised about the bill. “I haven’t used tobacco for pro
ESU Bulletin (Emporia State University)
added Sep 9, 2017 15:18
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[Kansas] Getting a clear picture of patient smoking quit rates

According to a recent study led by The University of Kansas Cancer Center researchers, a high proportion of smokers enrolled in bedside tobacco cessation programs who said they had quit were misreporting their smoking status. Kimber Richter, PhD, MPH,
University of Kansas
added Aug 30, 2017 21:01
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[Kansas] Tobacco novelty quilts showed creativity

quilts based on the collection of former Emma Creek Quilt Guild member Ethel Abrahams. Abrahams acquired quilts sewn with fabric novelties produced by tobacco companies. “This is the story of some of the most unusual fabrics used in American quilt making
Newton Kansan
added Aug 11, 2017 18:43
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[Kansas] Students, faculty discuss proposed campus ban on tobacco and vaping

Currently, K-State’s tobacco ban is still “in progress,” as President Richard Myers has not yet implemented such a ban after his administration said it would look into banning smoking on campus this upcoming school year. However, students have been encou
Kansas State Collegian
added Jul 12, 2017 19:17
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