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[Maryland] Feds propose public housing smoking ban

Baltimore's housing authority already offers cessation programs and reached out to resident association leaders last year when the federal government started exploring a blanket smoke-free policy. "We believe there are definite health benefits to having
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Nov 14, 2015 00:04
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[Maryland] Fire Officials Warn Against Altering E-Cigarettes After Explosions

Federal investigators documented at least 25 incidents of fires or explosions triggered by misused or malfunctioning electronic cigarettes. The U.S. Fire Administration, which issued a report detailing some of those incidents, specifies many of the fires
NBCWashington.com
added Nov 12, 2015 12:26
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[Illinois, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Jersey, Texas] FDA Shuts Down Tobacco Sales at Stores That Sell to Minors

shut down tobacco sales at eight shops that have repeatedly sold products to kids under 18. The stores — in New Jersey, Michigan, Missouri, Maryland and Illinois — have 30 days to stop selling tobacco products or appeal, the FDA said.
Texhoma (KFDX NBC 3, KJTL FOX 18 and KJBO MyTV 35) (Wichita Falls, TX)
added Nov 11, 2015 02:31
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[Illinois, Maryland, New York] ARCHIVE: Kool MIXX Settlement (PDF)

In the event that Reynolds conducts any DJ mixing and/or MC competitions as part of any Future KOOL MIXX Promotion, all such competitions shall only be conducted in Adult Only Facilities, and Reynolds shall not cause any such competition to be broadcas
New York State Attorney General
added Oct 20, 2015 12:41
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[New York, Virginia] Maryland man convicted in major NY cigarette-smuggling case

A man accused of spearheading the smuggling of more than a million cartons of untaxed cigarettes into New York state has been convicted of racketeering but acquitted of charges that he plotted behind bars to get witnesses killed. Basel Ramadan faces a po
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 30, 2015 16:28
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[Maryland] LETTER: E-cigs ought to be regulated

We would never allow a company to start selling food that hasn't been adequately tested. We would be appalled if a drug company was allowed to put a drug on the market that hasn't gone through proper clinical trials. Why then are some so willing to allow
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Sep 4, 2015 12:08
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[Maryland] August - Biomarkers of Tobacco Exposure: A Public Workshop

August 3 and 4, 2015...discussion on how to identify and implement the use of biomarkers for the purpose of tobacco product regulation, including product reviews and rules development. The purpose of the workshop is to gather information on identifying p
FDA - Food and Drug Administration
added Jul 31, 2015 15:34
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[Maryland] Local Hospital Passes Strict Anti-Smoking Rule

employees who want to work at Anne Arundel Medical Center will have to pass a test to prove they’re nicotine-free. Christie Ileto has more on the surprisingly tough move. The controversial hiring policy is legal and gaining popularity across Maryland and
WJZ 13 (Baltimore, MD)
added Jul 15, 2015 10:45
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[Maryland] Smoking and slots – casinos' terraces ignite debate

Smoking is barred inside Maryland's five casinos. But slots player Gregory Wilson believes Horseshoe Casino Baltimore hit the jackpot with its eight outdoor "smoking terraces," which allow him to light up while indulging his passion for the machines.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jul 8, 2015 21:55
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[Maryland] State Cracking Down On Retailers Selling Tobacco To Teens

you have heard commercials urging retailers not to sell tobacco to minors. This is part of a new campaign by the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH), that is designed to stop tobacco sales to minors. This is apparently a growing problem as we
WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added Jul 5, 2015 21:47
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