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[Maryland] VIDEO: Anne Arundel debates the fate of e-cigarettes after FDA imposes new rules

However, the products' users and local shop owners are criticizing what they see as unneeded regulations on a burgeoning industry that now sees national annual revenue in the billions of dollars.
Capital Gazette Communications
added May 9, 2016 21:14

[Maryland] FDA's e-cigarette rules spark debate among doctors, smokers

Cornelius Bryant, who owns Bmore Vapes on Light Street, has concerns about the regulations. "The whole rules, everything that's going on is to end the industry," Bryant said. Dr. Joshua Sharfstein, associate dean with the Johns Hopkins School of Public
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added May 8, 2016 17:59
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[Maryland] Mount Airy town officials vote to ban smoking in public parks

Visitors of public parks in Mount Airy are no longer allowed to smoke due to an ordinance approved by the town's council earlier this month. "There are several reasons of health issues not only for us, but for the children and also for people that leave
WHAG-TV NBC25 - (Hagerstown, MD)
added Apr 12, 2016 23:52

[Maryland] Orioles understand but dislike the tobacco ban they're about to face

"What we do know is young male baseball players are far more likely to use ... My dad lives in a community in Florida where you can't smoke a cigar on your own back porch. ... C. "Jack" Young said there's no ban in the works in Baltimore's legislative arm
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Apr 11, 2016 04:35

[Maryland] 4,000 packages of untaxed cigarettes seized on I-95

Maryland Transportation Authority Police have arrested a man they say had nearly 4,000 packs on untaxed cigarettes in his car when it was stopped on Interstate 95 in Baltimore County.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 9, 2016 13:46
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[Maryland] Mount Airy council passes ban on smoking in parks

The Town Council on Monday night approved an ordinance banning smoking in municipal parks except in designated areas. The ordinance was first proposed in November by Council member Jason Poirier. Although Poirier has been a council member for less than
Carroll County (MD) Times
added Apr 5, 2016 16:58
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[Maryland] Health Announcements: Tobacco-Free Kids Week, Healthy Anne Arundel Coalition and more

Visit the TFK Week page of the Smoking Stinks website,, for tips to plan activities, register groups and order free supplies. Only groups from Anne Arundel County are eligible to receive supplies. Groups may register online or call
Capital Gazette Communications
added Apr 3, 2016 18:28

[Maryland] Why Electronic Cigarette Taxes Don’t Work / Montgomery County e-cig tax falls 80% short of expectations

The electronic-cigarette tax passed in Maryland’s Montgomery County has fallen 75% to 85% short of the $1.5 million to $2.5 million tax revenue predicted when the measure was passed last May. As of Feb. 29, the tax had raised just $175,720, according to t
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Mar 30, 2016 21:17

[Maryland] Local Lawmakers Left Red Faced After Failure Of E-Cigarette Tax

“Adults who quit smoking using vapor products are no longer paying cigarette taxes. For those who are reliant on that tax revenue, smokers quitting isn’t something to celebrate,” said President of the American Vaping Association, Gregory Conley in a sta
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Mar 30, 2016 21:17

[Maryland] Cigar-smoking at MGM casino snuffed

That smoking room at the MGM casino might not become reality after all. It appears there won't be any indoor cigar-smoking in the new MGM casino at National Harbor after all. The House Economic Matters Committee on Friday stripped language from a Prince
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Mar 19, 2016 01:27
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