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[Massachusetts] Cigar lovers to FDA: A cigar isn't just a cigar

some in the cigar world are pushing to make sure their livelihoods and the products they enjoy don't go up in smoke. While the Food and Drug Administration has expressed its intention to regulate cigars under a 2009 law that gave it authority over the to
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 20, 2012 16:01
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[Massachusetts] NBIAI to meet June 29, will discuss harmful tobacco

North Adams (MA) Transcript
added Jun 20, 2012 05:40
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Nearly 5,000 Massachusetts residents called quit-smoking line during CDC ad campaign

Nearly 5,000 Massachusetts residents called a quit-smoking phone line during a recently completed 12-week ad campaign that featured real people talking about the serious health problems they suffered from smoking, according to federal officials.
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jun 16, 2012 08:38
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[Massachusetts] Teen pushed Brookline bylaw raising tobacco-buying age

Dumas, now 18 and a recent graduate of Brookline High School, persuaded Brookline's Town Meeting to raise the legal age for buying tobacco products from 18 to 19.
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jun 15, 2012 13:22
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[Massachusetts] Adams Board of Health Asked To Draft Tobacco Ban

Selectmen Chairman Arthur "Skip" Harrington, who said he was not representing the Selectmen, asked the board to consider drafting bylaws to eliminate electronic cigarettes and other nicotine products.
iBerkshires.com
added Jun 15, 2012 13:16
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[Connecticut, Massachusetts, Pennsylvania] Federal agents cart off boxes from Scranton tobacco business

Wilkes Barre (PA) Citizen's Voice
added Jun 8, 2012 17:12
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[Massachusetts] Tobacco sales banned in Pittsfield stores with pharmacies

Add Pittsfield to the growing list of Massachusetts communities that have banned tobacco sales at stores with pharmacies.
Berkshire Eagle (Pittsfield, MA)
added Jun 8, 2012 13:52
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[Massachusetts] Brookline votes: Teens must be 19 to buy tobacco

By an overwhelming vote of 169-1, Brookline's Town Meeting decided last week to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 19, joining Needham and Belmont as the first communities in the state to make the change.
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jun 7, 2012 17:25
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[Massachusetts] North Adams Board Votes For Tough Tobacco Regulations

The Board of Health has adopted a rigorous ban on workplace smoking that will include lighting up at city-sponsored events like the annual Eagle Street Beach Party.
iBerkshires.com
added Jun 6, 2012 11:38
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[Massachusetts] Public hearing on proposed tobacco product regulations

The Pittsfield Board of Health is considering new regulations on tobacco products sold in the city. The Board is holding a public hearing tonight on the proposed measures. They're aimed at preventing the sale of tobacco and other nicotine delivery product
Your News Now (YNN)
added Jun 4, 2012 14:27
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