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[Missouri] LETTER: Campaigner for clean indoor air will be missed

Martin Pion was not just a good friend to me; he was a good friend to most of the people in the St. Louis area. Martin, who had lost a sister to lung cancer, tirelessly worked to reduce the impact...he had Stage 4 lung cancer...He never smoked. He will
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Mar 31, 2018 00:40
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ARCHIVE: The Influence of the Tobacco Industry on European Tobacco-Control Policy

196CHAPTER 6Ultimately, however, the impact of course is on the public. If policy makers are persuaded againstintroducing effective tobacco-control measures, more people will be harmed by smoking.Thefinal section (see section 3,The future: what should be
Research Gate
added Mar 30, 2018 19:40
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UK: Uniting Around E-Cigs

Members of the UK’s lower and upper houses are due to congregate outside the Palace of Westminster today to call on Parliament to set an example by opening its doors to vaping. The members of the two houses will be led by Mark Pawsey (pictured), MP for R
Tobacco China (cn) 烟草在线
added Mar 30, 2018 18:57
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[California] Students urge city to ban smoking at parks in Fontana

dozens of local students and residents packed the Fontana City Council meeting on March 27, urging leaders to support and approve an ordinance that would ban smoking at local parks. According to Mary Ambriz, a Summit High School student and member of Smo
Fontana (CA) Herald News
added Mar 30, 2018 01:12
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[New York] Grocers balk as Albany County revisits pharmacy tobacco ban

Albany County legislators have revived a proposal that would ban tobacco and nicotine-based products in pharmacies or stores containing pharmacies, but it's unclear whether it will have the support of the county executive nearly four years after he first
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Mar 30, 2018 00:50
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: Kids join fight to raise minimum age for buying tobacco

Kids and adults were at the State Capitol on Wednesday, urging lawmakers to raise the minimum age for buying tobacco products. The Public Health Committee approved a bill raising the legal age from 18 to 21. Among the groups at the capitol on Wednesday w
WTNH-DT Channel 8 (New Haven, CT)
added Mar 30, 2018 00:25
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[Texas] After ‘Tobacco 21,’ Metro Health Director Seeks ‘Culture of Health’ for SA

Bridger moved fast and aimed high during her first big push for change, successfully spearheading San Antonio’s effort to become the first city in Texas to raise the age for purchasing tobacco products from 18 to 21. She introduced the idea to City Counc
Rivard Report (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 30, 2018 00:14
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[Georgia] Is This a New Route to Cigarette Prohibition?

“City of Winterville Tobacco-Free Generation Ordinance.” .. The ordinance in Winterville was recently rejected by the city council on a 3-1 vote. Prior to the vote, NATO submitted a letter to the council informing them that their proposed ordinance confli
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Mar 29, 2018 23:47
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ABCEDE: New Ways to Stay on Top of Tobacco Regulation

CSP has developed two new online resources—one is a website, a landing page really, dedicated to following regulatory movements from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). The second is a monthly newsletter tracking legislative activities at the st
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Mar 29, 2018 18:41
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[Canada, California] GLANTZ: The tobacco industry is right to be worried about San Francisco’s ban on flavored tobacco products

There is lots of survey research showing that many menthol smokers say that, without menthol cigarettes, they would just quit altogether. Now, a new study, “Association of Ontario’s Ban on Menthol Cigarettes With Smoking Behavior 1 Month After Implement
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 29, 2018 17:36
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