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[Massachusetts] Danvers approved new tobacco regulations

The regulations redefined what a “tobacco product” is, which now includes all non-FDA regulated electronic cigarettes and electronic cigarette-related products, such as pipes, cigars, and hookahs. The new regulations included a unanimous decision to set
Wicked Local (MA)
added May 16, 2015 09:48
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[Massachusetts] Peer leaders receive anti-smoking grant

The Watertown Youth Coalition 84 Chapter at the Wayside Youth & Family Support Network was recently awarded a second $1,000 grant from The 84 Movement to work on an initiative to educate the local community about the dangers of flavored cigars and e-ciga
Wicked Local (MA)
added Nov 2, 2014 09:49
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[Massachusetts] Northampton health board approves new smoking restrictions

City smokers have until June 1 before new regulations take effect that will curb where they will be able to light up and restrict cigar and other tobacco sales. And, no, electronic cigarettes, or “e-cigs,” are not exempt.
Hampshire (MA) Gazette
added Mar 24, 2014 10:03
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[Massachusetts] Saugus tobacco club reopens, violations waived

Anthony Marino, the owner of the new MYO Club on Route 1, said his tobacco club is back open after town officials failed to show up for a show cause hearing at Lynn District Court earlier this week.
Lynn (MA) Daily Item
added Apr 26, 2013 06:06
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[Massachusetts] Philip Morris Hit With $4.9M Judgment In Mass. False Ad Trial ($$)

judge awarded $4.9 million Friday to a class of nearly 200,000 smokers alleging Philip Morris USA Inc. falsely advertised that Marlboro Lights cigarettes delivered less tar and nicotine to users, saying the tobacco giant's deceptive practices caused consu
Law360
added Feb 20, 2016 18:35
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[Massachusetts] Beacon Hill Roll Call: May 25 to 29 - Gate House

RAISE TAX ON FLAVORED CIGARS (S 3 -- Amendment #836) - Senate 26-13, approved an amendment raising the tax on flavored cigars. Amendment supporters said the tax on flavored cigars is too low when compared to other smoking products in the Bay State. They
Wicked Local (MA)
added Jun 3, 2015 00:18
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[Massachusetts] Local town may be first in nation to prohibit tobacco sales

Board of Health in Westminster, a small town north of Worcester, is studying a proposal to prohibit the sale of any product with tobacco or nicotine. The community would be the first in the state and the nation to ban all tobacco sales.
WFXT-TV FOX25 (Dedham, MA)
added Oct 28, 2014 12:14
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[Massachusetts] Senate passes tobacco bill

passed S. 2234, An Act to Protect Youth from the Health Risks of Tobacco and Nicotine Addiction, an omnibus bill that seeks to reduce tobacco use and nicotine addiction among youth. Among other provisions, the legislation will prohibit the sale of all to
Woburn (MA) Daily Times Chronicle
added May 3, 2016 13:49
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[Massachusetts] Cambridge Raises Tobacco Purchase Age to 21

City Council passed amendments to the Tobacco Ordinance last week that raise the age to legally purchase tobacco in Cambridge from 18 to 21, while also designating more public spaces as smoke-free and placing limits on the use of electronic cigarettes, ac
Harvard Crimson
added Feb 5, 2015 06:56
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[Massachusetts] Rush is on for permits to sell e-cigarettes in Boston

Boston shopkeepers are rushing to sell electronic cigarettes, apparently driven by sales pitches from the nation's third-largest tobacco company. Lorillard representatives have been offering retailers display samples and suggesting they stock the tobacc
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jul 8, 2013 09:29
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