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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] MGM casino bill would allow indoor smoking area

Anti-smoking advocates are objecting to legislation that would let gamblers smoke inside the new MGM casino complex at National Harbor — something that is illegal in every other Maryland casino.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Mar 5, 2016 00:43
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[Maryland] Howard County man suffers burns after e-cigarette explodes in his pocket

A Howard County man suffered burns after his vaping device exploded. Howard County Fire and Rescue responded to a Fulton address Wednesday, after receiving a 911 call that a man's vape exploded in his pocket. Crews took the man to Howard County General H
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Mar 5, 2016 00:35
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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] EXHIBIT 5 (PDF)

May 10, 2007...Dear General Gansler: On behalf of the Chief Executive Officers of my member companies, I am writing in response to your letter of May 1, 2007...MPAA has assumed a leadership role to determine how we can best address the issue of smoking
Smokefree Movies (UCSF)
added Feb 25, 2016 21:34
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[Maryland] State to recoup $45 million in tobacco settlement money

The state will recoup about $45 million from tobacco companies after the Maryland Court of Appeals declined to hear an appeal by the tobacco industry that accused Maryland officials of not aggressively enforcing tobacco laws, Attorney General Brian E. Fr
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Feb 25, 2016 04:23
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[Maryland] Cecil County man says e-cigarette exploded during use

He still smokes, but he quit e-cigs cold turkey. "I won't try anything electronic when it comes to smoking now," he said. Cahill explained he was driving while using a VUSE digital vapor cigarette, when it got extremely hot and the nicotine cartridge
WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 25, 2016 03:54
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Bill would allow MGM National Harbor to open a cigar lounge in smoke-free Maryland

An anti-smoking organization is raising hay over what it describes as a "hidden provision" within Maryland legislation that opens the door to cigar smoking at MGM National Harbor. The bill in question, sponsored by the Prince George's County delegation t
Baltimore (MD) Business Journal
added Feb 25, 2016 02:54
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: A tax hike we can get behind

If the ultimate goal is to significantly reduce the smoking rate for adults and teens, prevent thousands of premature deaths, and reduce health care costs, then we’re certain most Marylanders will agree it’s a tax worth raising.
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added Feb 23, 2016 15:23
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[Maryland] EDITORIAL: A tax hike we can get behind

If the ultimate goal is to significantly reduce the smoking rate for adults and teens, prevent thousands of premature deaths, and reduce health care costs, then we’re certain most Marylanders will agree it’s a tax worth raising.
The Frederick (MD) News-Post
added Feb 23, 2016 15:23
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