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[Michigan] STOCKER: 'It's like secluding yourself just to be able to smoke' / May is 5 year anniversary of controversial smoking ban

Is there a social stigma concerning the smokers, huddled in their little smoking area during breaks at work, or are they enjoying their community of those with shared interests? I don’t have any experience in this area, so I talked to some friends that do
Tri-County Times (Fenton, MI)
added Apr 25, 2015 21:15
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[Michigan, New York, Virginia] State, federal agents and cigarette smugglers set up fake storefronts in King George County

The notion that King George is “fast becoming the cigarette smuggling capital of the East Coast” does not sit well with King George Supervisor Ruby Brabo, whose district includes the cigarette outlets. “It certainly is not how I wish to see our county br
Fredericksburg (VA) Free Lance-Star
added Apr 13, 2015 11:38
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[Michigan] Report: State health insurance plans fall short on smoking cessation

Jim Harrington with the Lung Association says in Michigan, many plans aren't covering the drugs or therapy needed to help people quit. "We find that the two put together offer the best chances in quitting, so not complying with that then has a big impa
Michigan Radio
added Apr 2, 2015 02:45
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[Michigan] E-cigs, medical marijuana banned at Muskegon Community College e-cigarette

The board of trustees recently updated the college's no-smoking policy to reflect changing times. While there have been reports of students smoking e-cigarettes in class, there have been none of students partaking in medical marijuana, said college Presi
Muskegon (MI) Chronicle
added Mar 27, 2015 14:18
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[Michigan] Flint police investigate image of baby smoking a cigarillo

Several people have sent private Facebook messages to the department expressing their concern about the photo, according to information released on the department's Facebook page. "We're looking into the photograph and doing as much as we can with what
Flint (MI) Journal
added Mar 17, 2015 15:06
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[Michigan] Who can blow the largest e-cigarette vapor cloud? Contests at Vapor House answer that question

Personal vaporizer enthusiasts compete Saturday, Feb. 28, at the Vapor House in Saginaw to see who can create the largest vapor cloud. Mike Bauer, 26, is one of the entrants in the "cloud competition," in which e-cigarette enthusiasts face off in a brack
Saginaw (MI) News
added Mar 8, 2015 22:41
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[Michigan] Public hearing set for county-wide indoor e-cigarette ban

Washtenaw County residents will get a chance to share their feelings on a proposal to add e-cigarettes to the county's indoor smoking ban. The board of commissioners has set a public hearing for March 18 after passing a resolution out of the Ways and Mea
Ann Arbor (MI) News
added Mar 8, 2015 15:25
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[Michigan] State bars municipalities from enacting tobacco laws

State law preempts local governments from enacting their own measures regulating tobacco sales. The measure was part of Proposal A, the school finance reform measure approved by voters in 1994. Tobacco companies actually spent a lot of money fighting Pr
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 8, 2015 14:27
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[Michigan] Ordinance focuses on minors in possession of tobacco, e-cigarettes

Sterling Heights police are cracking down on minors purchasing, possessing and using tobacco products, including a relatively new form of nicotine delivery known as an “e-cigarette.”
Macomb (MI) Daily
added Feb 25, 2015 14:44
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[Michigan] Rochester joins communities with e-cigarette ban

This latest ordinance, passed unanimously by Rochester City Council on Feb. 9, prohibits selling or otherwise providing minors with e-cigarettes as well as their possession by minors. It also forbids minors from furnishing e-cigarettes to other minors.
Daily Oakland (MI) Press
added Feb 18, 2015 16:16
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