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[Massachusetts] Cape Cod Healthcare to ban all tobacco use on Jan. 1

As of January 1, 2015, there will be no more lighting up at Cape Cod or Falmouth Hospital or any of Cape Cod Healthcare's (CCHC) other facilities. In a statement Tuesday, CCHC announced that all facilities on Cape Cod will be tobacco free come the first
CapeCodToday.com
added Oct 21, 2014 13:54
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[Massachusetts] Retailers challenge tobacco changes

Representatives of tobacco sellers in town turned out last night to register their opposition to a proposal seeking to raise the legal age for buying cigarettes and other tobacco in Andover from 18 to 21 and to toughen the rules governing their sale.
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Oct 21, 2014 09:46
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[Massachusetts] 'Careless Disposal Of Smoking Materials' Likely Cause Of Nine-Alarm Allston Fire

a nine-alarm fire that displaced dozens of residents in the Allston neighborhood of Boston last month. The Boston Fire Department said on Friday that a cigar or cigarette was discarded in a staircase of the Harvard Terrace apartment building, likely causi
WBZT.com
added Oct 18, 2014 08:35
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[Massachusetts] Letter: Small cigars offer too much temptation

are cheap, sweet and accessible to young people....why should it be legal to buy a single little cigar that's barely bigger than a cigarette? Requiring that little cigars be sold in packs of multiples is an important part of the work toward a tobacco-fre
New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Oct 15, 2014 14:01
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[Massachusetts] Ashland health board OKs restrictions on tobacco, e-cigs

Board of Health unanimously approved new regulations Tuesday night that restrict the sale of flavored tobacco and nicotine delivery products such as e-cigarettes. The board also passed a regulation banning the use of the use of e-cigarettes in any area wh
Wicked Local (MA)
added Oct 15, 2014 12:58
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[Massachusetts] Fire marshal concerned over e-cigarettes on planes

Federal regulators should consider further regulations on electronic cigarettes on airplanes, Massachusetts' top fire official said after his office recently concluded one of the devices caused a small fire on a plane at Logan Airport.
WHDH-TV Ch. 7 (Boston, MA)
added Oct 12, 2014 22:38
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[Massachusetts] Raising legal age in Wayland for tobacco sales

Wayland will have more stringent regulations on the sale of tobacco and nicotine delivery products, as well as smoking in workplaces and public spaces, starting Jan. 1, following unanimous approval by the Board of Health on Monday night.
Wicked Local (MA)
added Oct 1, 2014 15:07
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[Massachusetts] Hull raising age to buy tobacco products to 21

The minimum age to buy cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products will be going up from 18 to 21 on Jan. 1. The town's board of health unanimously approved the restriction at its meeting Tuesday, making the town the state's 33rd community where you mu
Wicked Local (MA)
added Oct 1, 2014 15:01
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[Massachusetts] Hull raising age to buy tobacco products to 21

The minimum age to buy cigarettes, cigars and other tobacco products will be going up from 18 to 21 on Jan. 1. The town's board of health unanimously approved the restriction at its meeting Tuesday, making the town the state's 33rd community where you mu
Wicked Local (MA)
added Oct 1, 2014 15:00
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[Massachusetts] VIDEO: Should 'Vaping Bars' Be Banned? - Videos

As new research shows most young people do not plan to smoke e-cigarettes, experts are divided over the safety of "vaping".
Boston (MA) Globe
added Oct 1, 2014 06:24
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