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[Illinois] Letter: Watch your butts; keep R.I. parks beautiful

The Rock Island Parks and Recreation Department has committed to placing signs around playgrounds in most of the city’s parks to bring awareness of smoking around children. The aim of the initiative is to encourage a smoke-free surrounding for children o
The Dispatch
added Jul 3, 2017 14:51
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[Louisiana] Letters: Support smoke-free ordinance

As a representative of Louisiana’s entertainment industry, let me give an enthusiastic vote of support for the proposed smoke-free ordinance for Baton Rouge. I’m a full-time musician. Like all young entertainers, I had to take work wherever I could. Man
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jul 3, 2017 14:41
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[UK] LETTERS: Friday, June 30, 2017

The Yorkshire Evening Post used the tenth anniversary of the smoking ban to ask readers if they thought smoking should be banned outdoors. Here’s what you told us: Barbara Bell I don’t smoke – I gave up the cigs decades ago but what harm are they doing to
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Jul 1, 2017 03:19
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[Michigan] KONIGSBERG: Letters to the Editor: Editorial missed mark

“Change in age to purchase tobacco is very bad idea” indicates to me your editorial board’s thinking is absurd...teens...rely on their friends aged 18-20 to buy cigarettes for them. A 2001 published report indicates that 90 percent of persons buying cigar
Marquette (MI) Mining Journal
added Jul 2, 2017 14:14
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[Minnesota] Letter: In the pocket of Big Tobacco

Why did Reps. Dave Baker and Tim Miller and Sen. Andrew Lang vote in favor of the big tobacco companies and against the health of our children? These three Republicans each voted at least twice to follow the wishes of Big Tobacco to freeze the tobacco t
West Central Tribune (MN)
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
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[Oregon] Does smoking pot lead to lung cancer?

Q: Does smoking marijuana cause lung cancer the way smoking cigarettes does? It’s still unclear whether smoking pot increases the risk for developing lung cancer. Hard data on the risks of marijuana smoking have been hard to come by because, until recen
The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added Jun 25, 2017 22:43
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[Nebraska] LETTER: The Public Pulse: Make concert smoke-free

The Bank of the West concert in Memorial Park on June 30 won’t be accessible to every member of the public if smoking is allowed. This year the concert is co-sponsored by Children’s Hospital & Medical Center. Will this concert be smoke free because of tha
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Jun 23, 2017 08:24
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[Nebraska] LETTER: Thanks for smoke-free apartments

four brand new, smoke-free apartments...thank you to Nancy Striebel and Lincoln County Community Development Corp. for offering these...especially, for designating the apartments smoke-free, right from the start.
North Platte (NE) Telegraph
added Jun 22, 2017 14:07
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[Oklahoma] Letter to the editor: Big tobacco quick to challenge $1.50 fee

Certainly the smoking manufacturers have not suddenly become altruistic in challenging the law as unconstitutional, as they are mostly interested in continuing to sell and profit from a product that is a primary cause of death and health problems.
Tulsa (OK) World
added Jun 22, 2017 13:53
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An Open Letter to Newly Named FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb

I am writing you on behalf of a small, artisanal industry—the handmade cigar industry...They fear extinction...The Obama Administration moved control of the cigar industry to the FDA, and after years of threats and uncertainty the FDA has shackled the cig
Cigar Aficionado
added Jun 25, 2017 13:26
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