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[Massachusetts] Chief: Smoker's oxygen tank fed fire

Warning issued after Plymouth fire displaces dozens
Boston (MA) Herald
added May 28, 2012 13:09
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[Massachusetts] Cigarette blamed in fire at Plymouth, Mass. housing complex

Five people, including a police officer and firefighter who are expected to be OK, were hurt in an early Saturday morning blaze that tore through an apartment . . . the blaze was sparked by cigarette that burned through an oxygen line used by a resident
New England Cable News (NECN)
added May 26, 2012 22:40
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[Massachusetts] Town Meeting: Voters approve church window fix, reject cigarette ban

Day two of town meeting / Town Meeting voted against the Cohasset Board of Health's proposed cigarette ban in stores with pharmacies.
Wicked Local (MA)
added May 23, 2012 06:18
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[Massachusetts] Easton voters OK smoking ban on town land

Wicked Local (MA)
added May 22, 2012 17:53
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[Massachusetts] Budgets Passed and Bylaws Amended at Easton's Annual Town Meeting

Amendment to Smoking Bylaw Generates the Most Discussion.
Patch.org
added May 22, 2012 12:39
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[Massachusetts] Easton voters OK smoking ban on town land

Some members of Conservation Commission opposed the measure
Brockton (MA) Enterprise
added May 22, 2012 12:33
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[Massachusetts] Cohasset voters to decide on e-cigarette ban

Voters will define the legal use of e-cigarettes when town meeting reconvenes at 7 p.m. Monday in the middle/high school gymnasium.
Quincy (MA) Patriot Ledger
added May 19, 2012 10:45
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[Massachusetts] Northborough Moves Toward Smoke-Free Town

Nortborough, which has a very low population of smokers to begin with, is moving toward officially banning smoking in or near municipal buildings and properties.
Patch.org
added May 18, 2012 11:53
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[Massachusetts] New Research Explores Role of Genetics in Smoking and Lung Cancer

In 2008, three different studies found that certain genetic variants associated with nicotine dependence and smoking were also associated with lung cancer. The findings raised a question: Were the variants linked with lung cancer only through their assoc
Harvard School of Public Health
added May 16, 2012 12:37
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[Massachusetts] Smoking Bylaw Amendment to be Met With Opposition

Members of the Easton Conservation Commission will oppose the bylaw at Town Meeting.
Patch.org
added May 16, 2012 04:53
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