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[Michigan] EDITORIAL: Tobacco ban is an unneeded and excessive deterrent

Because of the ban, the minority who uses tobacco now must either quit or venture off campus to smoke, a half hour trek depending on their location on campus. Those who choose to quit have to worry about withdrawal symptoms such as anxiety and weight ga
(East Lansing, MI) State News
added Sep 17, 2016 19:55
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MICHIGAN STATE SENATOR SEEKS TO STOP CITIES FROM INCREASING TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE

Jones introduced SB 1066, which would preempt local municipalities from imposing a conflicting, different or additional requirement or prohibition on purchasing tobacco from that which is currently set at the state level. In Michigan, a person must be at
HalfWheel
added Sep 15, 2016 23:43
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[Michigan] SENATE BILL No. 1066 ... A bill to amend 1915 PA 31, entitled "Youth tobacco act,"

An act to prohibit the selling, giving, or furnishing of tobacco products to minors; to prohibit the purchase, possession, or use of tobacco products by minors; to regulate the retail sale S of tobacco products; to prescribe penalties; and to prescribe t
Michigan Legislature
added Sep 15, 2016 23:42
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[China, Michigan] Chinese students reflect on tobacco ban

For some students coming to MSU from China, the new tobacco-free campus is a welcome change but for others it is quite frustrating. “I think it’s quite inconvenient for us to go off the campus to smoke because sometimes I just need a little cigarette af
(East Lansing, MI) State News
added Aug 31, 2016 15:14
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[Michigan] Play tobacco-free in Manistee

Thanks to an effort lead by Patti Borucki of Great Start Manistee, several city parks will be even healthier places for children to play. New signs will be placed in parks with child play areas are aimed at reducing children’s exposure to second-hand smok
Michigan State University (MSU)
added Aug 27, 2016 18:45
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[Michigan] Smoke-Free Campuses Triple

MSU latest to start prohibiting tobacco, e-cigarettes amid rising wave of bans at colleges, universities
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Aug 25, 2016 14:22
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[Michigan] Ann Arbor's new Tobacco 21 law draws mixed responses, legal questions

Ann Arbor is boldly going where no city in Michigan has gone before. While city officials and health professionals believe it will help reduce the number of young people taking up smoking, not everyone is convinced it's good policy, and some question wh
Ann Arbor (MI) News
added Aug 18, 2016 21:57
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[Michigan] MSU now tobacco free

Michigan State University’s tobacco-free ordinance went into effect Aug. 15, banning the use of any form of tobacco on campus property. The ordinance applies to all property governed by the Board of Trustees and includes not only main campus but also all
Michigan State University (MSU)
added Aug 17, 2016 23:36
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[Michigan] Ann Arbor Council Defies State Law, Bans Cigarette Sales to Adults Age

voted 9-2 on Aug. 4...officials were explicit about their lack of concern with whether the ordinance conflicts with state law, and that they hope the rest of the state follows the city’s lead. "The tobacco lobby has inflicted enough misery on this countr
Michigan Capitol Confidential
added Aug 17, 2016 18:56
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[Michigan] CMU researcher discovers link between aging and smoking

The finding...will allow doctors to screen patients for the predictive marker--which may help them to create an intervention strategy... “We can tell people to stop smoking but we can’t tell them to stop aging...we linked the pathophysiology by which both
Mount Pleasant (MI) Morning Sun
added Aug 15, 2016 19:25
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