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Michigan bills that would ban minors from buying e-cigs cause concern

Keeping e-cigarettes out of the hands of minors is the intent, but some fear that a package of three bills awaiting Gov. Rick Snyder’s signature could establish the vapor-making cigarette alternative as something other than a tobacco product. And that, i
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Jul 1, 2014 18:45
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[Michigan] Delta looks at easing its smoking policy

“The policy is unfair, outdated and prejudicial,” said Mike McRoberts, a smoker. “Many surrounding colleges and universities, including SVSU, have designated smoking areas. The policy is unenforceable.”
Midland (MI) Daily News
added Mar 15, 2013 20:02
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[Michigan] Smokers need not apply: 2 Detroit-area health systems announce tobacco-free hiring policies

Beaumont and Henry Ford Health systems today announced they will screen job applicants for nicotine and will not hire smokers or anyone who uses tobacco products.
Michigan Live
added Oct 1, 2012 10:28
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[Michigan] Millennials could be the generation to end smoking

OU is one of 20 colleges that have recently been given a $20,000 Tobacco-Free Generation Initiative grant, which works toward making millennials the generation to end smoking. The grant is from a partnership with the American Cancer Society and the CVS
Oakland Post (Oakland University, Rochester, MI)
added Nov 30, 2016 05:01
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[Michigan] Tobacco suit back in court ($$)

A long-dormant federal case involving an alleged multi-state contraband tobacco trafficking ring in Baraga County is heading towards potential criminal trials.
Houghton (MI) Daily Mining Gazette
added Dec 8, 2014 14:15
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Bill would allow smoking at Michigan outdoor cafés, patios

Legislation that would roll back a provision of Michigan’s restaurant smoking ban to allow smokers to light up while dining at sidewalk cafés or patios outside of restaurants has gained bipartisan support. Besides 10 Republicans, the bill has Democrats f
Detroit (MI) Free Press
added Dec 2, 2013 13:47
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Made in Michigan: Victory Electronic Cigarette

Later this month, the company plans on giving away one million electronic cigarettes in 50 cities in what they call their Save a Life tour.
WZZM 13 Box Z (Grand Rapids, MI)
added Sep 13, 2013 01:17
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[Michigan] LETTER: Smoking ban is least of problems for bars (Letter)

Kalamazoo (MI) Gazette
added May 8, 2012 14:39
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Poll: Most Want Compromise on Michigan Smoking Ban / Michigan group proposes amendment to “one of the strictest smoking bans in existence.”

86% want a compromise on Michigan’s statewide smoking ban, according to a recent poll conducted by Ban the Ban Michigan. “We already knew this law was unpopular,” says group spokesperson Sheri Woody, who owns the City Lounge in Romulus. “Now our poll sho
PR MediaRelease
added Apr 4, 2016 15:44
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[Michigan, North Carolina] Tobacco giant gave $250000 to group representing black-owned newspapers

After National Newspaper Publishers Association President Benjamin Chavis Jr. visited Reynolds American’s headquarters ...Reynolds American last year gave $250,000 to the organization, which from its Washington, D.C., headquarters represents the interests
Center for Public Integrity
added Mar 17, 2016 16:47
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