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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: City public-housing smoking under fire

we think it’s fair and reasonable. So does the group Americans for Nonsmokers’ Rights, whose website addresses this very issue: “The secondhand smoke from even one tenant smoking indoors can drift into multiple other units and cause health problems and re
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added May 28, 2014 11:47
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[Maryland] VIDEO: Baltimore County Council bans some outdoor smoking

County Council on Tuesday took a final vote to ban smoking in certain outdoor areas.
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 20, 2014 04:16
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[Maryland] Bill could cut smoking in Montgomery, Prince George’s public parks

The proposal, in a bill filed on Friday, would require action by the Maryland General Assembly. The ban would expand upon Montgomery’s current smoking prohibition, which applies to a variety of public places, such as government buildings, businesses and
Gaithersburg (MD) Gazette
added Feb 12, 2014 12:54
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[Maryland] ROSNER: Navigating Health and Aging: No risk-free level of secondhand smoke

two young women drove up and parked in front of me, with cigarettes hanging from their mouths … windows up … and two car seats nestled in the back seat. One contained a toddler whose mother placed her in the cart with the cigarette still hanging from her
Carroll County (MD) Times
added Oct 6, 2013 06:16
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[Maryland] Get Up To $1K For Identifying Md. Cigarette Robbers

Charles County Sheriff's Office authorities are looking for two men who took dozens of cartons of cigarettes from a convenience store earlier this month. They have released photos of the suspects and their car in hopes someone will recognize them.
WUSA 9 CBS (Washington, DC)
added May 21, 2013 06:55
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[Maryland] Smoking ban in Camden Yards takes effect on Opening Day

Orioles fans will only be allowed to smoke outside of Gate E1 on third base side of ballpark
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Apr 7, 2013 09:50
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Maryland's tobacco industry: Behind the numbers

Last week the Baltimore Business Journal reported on Maryland’s Cigarette Restitution Fund, a pot of money that is intended to go toward programs for cancer treatment and research, smoking cessation and Medicaid expenses related to smoking.
Baltimore (MD) Business Journal
added Mar 12, 2013 15:10
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[Maryland] County Council Passes Outdoor Smoking Ban

won't apply on the county's Falls Road golf course in Potomac or in county-owned or leased buildings that already include private residents. But it will apply to parks, around recreation centers and outside county buildings. Smoking is already banned ins
BethesdaNow
added Feb 13, 2013 13:35
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Maryland health group proposes another $1 cigarette tax increase

Maryland Citizens' Health Initiative is proposing another dollar-per-pack increase to the state's current $2 cigarette tax.
Cumberland (MD) Times-News
added Nov 15, 2012 21:54
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[Maryland] Price of little cigars more costly because of tax

A tax increase on small cigars and other tobacco products popular with teenagers has resulted in a bump in the prices of these products just as health advocates had hoped. The Maryland Health Care for All! Coalition will release a study today showing th
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Oct 24, 2012 17:18
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