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[Europe, UK] LETTER: E-cigarette regulation

we are pushing for electronic cigarettes to be as widely available for adults as tobacco is, and are calling on our MEP colleagues and constituents for their support so that this part of the tobacco products proposal can be overturned.
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Oct 4, 2013 10:41
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[Canada] Pot smoker has licence to light up at condo

If the licence establishes on the basis of medical evidence that you have a disability requiring treatment by the smoking of marijuana, the corporation is not entitled to prevent that treatment.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Oct 4, 2013 00:56
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[Canada] LETTER: Total smoking ban best

In response to the Sept. 19 editorial, the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit felt it was important to try and bring clarity to some issues that were noted. First, we want to congratulate the Municipality of Leamington for the recent approval of a smoke f
Windsor (Ont) Star (ca)
added Oct 3, 2013 04:37
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[Missouri] LETTER: Protect bystanders from e-cigarette vapors

Users claim e-cigarettes are perfectly safe, but I question their opinion when it applies to my health. Very peculiar odors come out of some of those fake cigarettes and I think it is time for regulation in order to protect bystanders.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Oct 3, 2013 04:30
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[Louisiana] LETTER: Time to pass smoke-free laws

found smoke-free laws in nine states had no impact on restaurant and bar revenue. Given this compelling evidence, there is simply no excuse for elected officials not to act. It is time for all states to pass comprehensive smoke-free laws to protect worke
Monroe (LA) News-Star
added Oct 2, 2013 14:00
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[UK-Scotland] LETTER: SCOTTISH GROCERS' FEDERATION: Young smokers

We do not want to see young people begin smoking and responsible retailers are fully committed to controlling and regulating tobacco. However, there remains no definitive evidence that packaging is the main causal factor in encouraging young people to sm
The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 29, 2013 20:31
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[New York] LETTER: Despite ongoing controversy, e-cigarette serves as part of young adulthood

For these “health” organizations like the FDA, it was never too early to get a jump on that inevitable nanny legislation. They’re already setting out plans for marketing and product restrictions for the e-cig in the foreseeable future. Meanwhile, no defi
Daily Orange (Syracuse University)
added Sep 26, 2013 05:06
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[Minnesota] Very Little Known About Health Effects Of E-Cigarettes

Mayo Clinic does not recommend the use of e-cigarettes. At this time, we simply do not know enough about them. They have not been proven safe, nor have they been shown to be effective in helping people to stop smoking.
Mayo Clinic
added Sep 23, 2013 04:28
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[Minnesota] LETTER: Reader's View: Restricting e-cigarettes supports community’s health

On Sept. 9, the Duluth City Council made a strong statement in support of the health of our children and community and in support of clean air by passing three city ordinances related to e-cigarettes (“Council votes to restrict e-cigarette use in Duluth,
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Sep 23, 2013 04:23
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LETTER The Old Cigarette Ploy

tobacco industry’s marketing of electronic cigarettes to teenagers reminds me of the 1940s, when Big Tobacco would hire pretty girls to pass out free cigarette samples to teenagers at recess while we sat on the steps of our high school in Chicago. ’Twas
New York Times
added Sep 23, 2013 00:15
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