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[Michigan] Goodbye, Tobacco

Patrick Reynolds, son of R.J. Reynolds, founder of the second largest to­bacco company in the U.S., reso­nate. He spoke on campus Tuesday, April 8, and praised NMU’s new tobacco-free policy. In the fall, NMU will join 24 other colleges or universities i
The North Wind (Northern Michigan University)
added Apr 18, 2014 10:10
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[Michigan] City council passes read of smoking ordinance and same-sex marriage resolution

The smoke is beginning to clear. The ordinance received eight votes. Only Councilmembers Jane Lumm (I–Ward 2), Sumi Kailasapathy (D–Ward 1) and Jack Eaton (D–Ward 4) voted against the ordinance. The ordinance would prohibit citizens from smoking within
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Apr 9, 2014 15:23
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[Michigan] Eaton Rapids policy change bans smoking at all city parks

A broadened city policy passed this week by the Eaton Rapids City Council will ban smoking at all city parks. City officials passed the measure at the March 24 City Council meeting by a vote of 5-0. The changes will ban smoking at all of Eaton Rapids' 1
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 30, 2014 19:49
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[Michigan] Smoke-Free Policies May Protect the Heart

A new study finds that hospitalizations for heart disease and stroke dipped slightly in Michigan after the state cracked down on smoking in bars and restaurants. But researchers can't say whether the smoking ban was directly responsible for the drop in
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Mar 29, 2014 12:42
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[Michigan] Smoke-Free Air Policies Seem to Protect the Heart

A new study on the impact of Michigan's statewide smoking ban adds to mounting evidence that policies prohibiting tobacco smoking in workplaces and other public spaces may substantially improve public health by reducing heart disease and death, according
CardioSource (American College of Cardiology)
added Mar 27, 2014 13:35
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[Michigan] Tobacco money not going where intended

the proposal — sure to face an uncertain prospect in the Legislature — would help Snyder solve a dicey Detroit bankruptcy issue. Snyder has said he wants lawmakers to make a 20-year commitment of tobacco settlement revenue to match money raised by nine pr
Detroit (MI) News
added Mar 27, 2014 13:31
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[Michigan] 2014 Cherry Fest Will Not Have Smoking Sections

This year’s Cherry Festival in Traverse City will be missing one thing: a smoking section. Smoking corrals will be eliminated from the Open Space in Clinch Park on West Grand Traverse Bay. The city refused to allow smoking this year. In previous years,
Interlochen (MI) Public Radio
added Mar 26, 2014 12:57
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[Michigan] Investigation reveals e-cigarette smokers may inhale metal

E-cigarettes seem to be emerging everywhere, and so far, there is no regulation at the federal and most local and state levels. ... As more studies of vapor and its second-hand effects are conducted, more municipalities and states are considering bans.
WXYZ-TV/Channel 7 (Southfield, MI)
added Mar 24, 2014 09:56
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[Michigan] Police Think They've Broken a Link in Detroit Tobacco Smuggling Ring - Police & Fire - Rochester-Rochester Hills, MI Patch

A Rochester Hills man police think is part of a large tobacco smuggling ring in the Detroit area was arrested and $43,000 in untaxed cigars were seized from a Sterling Heights storage unit police said may be tied to the operation. Officers with the Mich
Patch.org
added Mar 15, 2014 14:40
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[Michigan] E-cigarettes ignite debate between Snyder administration, tobacco industry over regulation

Banning the sale of electronic cigarettes to kids may seem like a no-brainer, yet Gov. Rick Snyder's administration and a number of health advocacy groups oppose legislation that does just that. They say it doesn't go far enough. Players on both sides of
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 8, 2014 21:37
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