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[District of Columbia, Maryland] Smoking bans pick up momentum on college campuses, despite protests

Catching violators has been a challenge for sprawling, major universities — but it is expected to be even more of a challenge at GWU, which has a highly urban campus that’s shared with those living and working in the Foggy Bottom neighborhood. The ban wi
Washington Post
added Nov 26, 2012 17:35
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Taxing cigarettes saves lives

Our view: Perhaps the single most effective public health intervention Maryland could take would be to increase the cigarette tax
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Nov 26, 2012 12:50
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Cutting through the smoke

Our view: If FDA can't require graphic photos and more compelling warnings on cigarette labels, lives will be shortened for the sake of tobacco's 'right' to profit
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Oct 16, 2012 16:19
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[Maryland] WEIMERT: Cigarette taxes saved my kids' lives

Maryland should again raise the cost of smoking
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Aug 29, 2012 21:06
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[Maryland] Four Men Arrested for Smuggling Cigarettes Into Md.

Afro American Newspapers
added Jul 13, 2012 20:28
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[Maryland, Pennsylvania] Pa. Can Keep $126M After SCOTUS Rejects Tobacco Case

The U.S. Supreme Court has refused to hear an appeal by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., Philip Morris USA Inc. and others challenging a Pennsylvania court ruling that modified a national settlement over tobacco-related health care costs in a way that saved th
The Legal Intelligencer
added Oct 14, 2016 17:42
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: Taking the next steps in regulating e-cigarettes [Commentary]

The burden of complying with new FDA rules...could break smaller businesses. Nevertheless, the approaches taken by the FDA and county government in restricting vaping have been sound.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added May 12, 2016 16:02
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Kids Across Maryland Take on "Big Tobacco"

Tobacco companies try to lure young smokers through splashy ads in magazines, price discounts in stores and flavored e-cigarette products with names such as cotton candy, gummy bear and fruit punch, according to the Campaign for Tobacco Free Kids. The org
Public News Service (PNS)
added Mar 15, 2016 12:30
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[Maryland, North Carolina] Police Intercept Over 20K Packs Of Untaxed Cigarettes

Maryland Transportation Authority police stopped the driver of an SUV along I-95 near the 695 exit and inside his vehicle, they found thousands of packs of illegal cigarettes. Police say they pulled over 32-year-old Anmar Shamakh from North Carolina bec
WJZ 13 (Baltimore, MD)
added Mar 1, 2016 15:23
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Maryland Hospital Patient Critical After Lighting Cigarette

Maryland authorities say a 60-year-old man is in critical condition after lighting a cigarette in his hospital room. Investigators say the Steven K. Bock ignited his oxygen mask and surrounding bedding material when he lit the cigarette Saturday night in
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 11, 2016 18:26
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