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Michigan Democrat Continues Fight Against Teens Using E-Cigarettes

Yanez (D-Sterling Heights) has been trying for years to regulate and tax the popular tobacco product, saying it’s a public health problem not only for older people, but for younger people too. “We could be losing the Affordable Care Act — it’s going to h
WWJ 950 (Detroit, MI)
added Jan 17, 2017 00:01
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[Michigan] Pay raises, nicotine tests included in agreement between city, police unions

Similar to other city employees, police employees who smoke or chew tobacco are penalized. Subject to annual cotinine tests for nicotine in the body, employees failing the test in 2016-17 must pay 5 percent of their health insurance premiums.
Jackson (MI) Citizen Patriot
added Jan 16, 2017 21:50
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[Michigan] Bill allowing landlords to ban medical marijuana smoking officially on Snyder's desk

Governor Rick Snyder has just a few bills from last session left to consider. Among them is a bill that would allow landlords to include a provision in their leases preventing tenants from smoking or growing medical marijuana.
Michigan Radio
added Jan 7, 2017 22:15
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[Michigan] How many tobacco users ticketed since MSU ban? One

In the four-and-a-half months since Michigan State University banned all tobacco products from campus, one — and only one — person has been ticketed for violating that ban. A user of chewing tobacco was cited by MSU police on Oct. 8, the day the Spartan
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Dec 30, 2016 16:50
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[Michigan] Soon smokers under age 21 won’t be able to buy tobacco in Ann Arbor

The city joins a growing movement aimed at improving public health. A local law banning retailers in Ann Arbor from selling cigarettes to those under age 21 takes effect January 1. The local law restricts retailers from selling tobacco to people under 2
Michigan Radio
added Dec 26, 2016 16:49
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[Michigan] Muskegon County may increase tobacco age to 21

Muskegon County commissioners say they support changing the legal purchasing age from 18 to 21 years old. In an unanimous vote Tuesday night, the commissioners approved a resolution of support. Several things still need to happen for the resolution to b
WOOD TV8 (Grand Rapids, MI)
added Dec 22, 2016 15:35
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[Michigan] CIGARETTE SMUGGLING RAGES ON

A problem that has long plagued border counties like Berrien, Cass and St. Joseph Counties here in Michigan is increasingly being felt in other border locations nationwide. It's the issue of cigarette smuggling. According to a new study by researchers wi
Moody on the Market
added Dec 21, 2016 22:40
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[Michigan] Bills let landlords ban medical pot smoking, growing

Michigan landlords have a contractual right to prohibit tenants from growing or smoking medical marijuana in their buildings, according to legislation heading to the desk of Gov. Rick Snyder. The proposal, which
Detroit (MI) News
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47
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[Michigan] E-cigarrette prompts fire department response

PETOSKEY — ...when fire crews arrived on the scene they discovered that there was no fire but an electronic cigarette that had been sitting on a dresser in a bedroom had overheated, causing the smoke.
Petoskey (MI) News-Review
added Dec 17, 2016 06:47
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[Michigan] East Lansing approves outdoor smoking ban

East Lansing's City Council approved a smoking ban prohibiting the use of tobacco in city parks, plazas and recreational facilities. The council unanimously approved the ordinance following a public hearing Tuesday, according to East Lansing Mayor Mark M
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Dec 14, 2016 21:41
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