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LETTER: Big Tobacco admits its deadly toll-and Rhode Island ready to combat it

This month, tobacco companies will be required to start telling their consumers the truth directly on their cigarette packs. They are being compelled, by court order, to attach notes onto cigarette packages that acknowledge the deadly hazards of using th
Beacon Communications (Warwick, RI)
added Nov 16, 2018 02:24
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[Asia-pacific, China] LETTER: Hong Kong vaping ban would be first step to a smoke-free city

A ban on e-cigarettes and new tobacco products is a very wise move by our government, and shows its determination to tackle smoking addiction in the interest of public health. A smoke-free Hong Kong may well be on the horizon.
South China Morning Post
added Nov 12, 2018 21:53
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LETTER: Today's letters to the editor: I-186, GOP values, Big Tobacco: Montana children's doctors support I-185

As a pediatrician here in Billings, I’m upset about the campaign of misinformation that’s being carried out over our television stations and airwaves. You should know that this is all funded by Big Tobacco. The tobacco companies don’t care for kids in Mo
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Oct 29, 2018 04:18
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[Missouri] LETTER: Smoke-free air is for everyone — no exceptions

Show-Me Smoke Free was dismayed to read a Post-Dispatch editorial that said proposed partial smoking restrictions in St. Charles and St. Louis counties were better than nothing....industry wants initiatives like these to pass. Weak smoke-free laws set us
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Oct 25, 2018 23:48
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] LETTER: No rationale for designating smoking corners

smokers are also puffing away on badminton courts and swimming pool areas. It is ironic that smokers indulge in their habit in such places without any consideration for others. And when this was highlighted, the caretakers of such places turned a deaf ear
The Star (my)
added Oct 23, 2018 17:24
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[Montana] LETTER: Don't fall for ads from Big Tobacco

You’ve probably received tobacco industry funded flyers opposing Initiative 185. They claim the veterans will only receive 4 percent ($2 million a year) of funding from I-185. This true, but $2 million is eight times the funding that the Legislature appr
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Oct 19, 2018 12:08
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[Montana] LETTER: Why is Juras in Big Tobacco's ad?

I am not sure how much Big Tobacco is paying Kristen Juras to opine that I-185 is unconstitutional. But, those who see the ad should understand a couple of facts about Juras. She has never argued a case before the Montana Supreme Court. In fact, she only
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Oct 19, 2018 11:55
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[District of Columbia] DC Rider’s Answer Line: Can Metro do anything about people smoking at bus stops?

Rider Jayant Kumar Vodela is upset about people smoking... If you see somebody smoking in these areas, you don’t have to call 911. You can text transit police at MyMTPD (696873) or call 202-962-2121.
Washington Post
added Oct 19, 2018 11:52
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LETTER: Tobacco industry not concerned with Montanans

There is transparency in the absurd amount of money Big Tobacco is throwing into the oppositional campaign. The tobacco industry is not concerned with Montanans, and is advocating for the removal of support services that allow our patients to pursue heal
Helena (MT) Independent Record
added Oct 19, 2018 02:01
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[Montana] LETTERS: Letters to the editor for and against I-185, the proposed tobacco tax hike to continue medicaid expansion

We at the Montana Guardian Group oppose I-185 — not because we are funded by big-tobacco dark money (we are not); nor because we believe the use of tobacco products should be more widespread (we do not); but because we are Montanans, and we believe our C
Helena (MT) Independent Record
added Oct 19, 2018 02:07
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