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[Michigan] SKUBICK: Why e-cigarette tax to curb teen use is stalled in Lansing

You would think lawmakers would scramble to ban e-cigarettes for minors, since they are now more popular with teens than tobacco products, and since nicotine is in them, well, you know what that can do to you. To their credit, the House and Senate actua
MLive blogs
added Aug 10, 2015 21:11
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STATE: Michigan smoking rates decline; CVS stops selling tobacco

The good news is that smoking is declining nationally but that success is not as strong in Michigan, which ranks tenth in the nation at 23.3 percent -- tied with Oklahoma and Ohio -- in the percentage of adult smokers, according to the CDC. The national
Advisor & Source Newspapers
added Sep 13, 2014 07:47
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[Michigan] E-cigarettes: Big business, unanswered questions

To the chagrin of many, there are no official rules barring minors from buying e-cigarettes. Much of the e-cigarette debate surrounds the allegation that a variety of e-liquid flavors, such as bubblegum and various fruit flavorings, are intended to attra
Detroit (MI) Observer & Eccentric Newspapers
added May 17, 2014 20:35
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[Michigan] Midland City Council says no to ban on smoking

The City of Midland will continue to allow people to smoke around children in local playgrounds and beaches despite a petition from the Midland County Tobacco Reduction Coalition. The Midland City Council on Monday received the petition seeking a smokin
Midland (MI) Daily News
added Aug 27, 2013 13:05
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[Michigan] Some Bay City, Saginaw bars, will, others won't lessen smoking restrictions on outdoor patios

Smokers now can light up on outdoor patios and rooftops at some bars and restaurants, according to a new interpretation of Michigan's smoke-free law -- a change some businesses in Saginaw and Bay counties are taking advantage of. "It's great. It's really
Michigan Live
added Aug 26, 2013 16:29
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[Michigan] Clawson nurse fires up e-cigarette business

Leonard Kincaid, a registered nurse from Clawson, enjoys an e-cigarette inside his store, Vaporcraft. He decided to open the store in his hometown after kicking a 25-year cigarette habit using e-cigarettes
Royal Oak (MI) Daily Tribune
added Jun 17, 2013 12:02
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[Michigan] Dispute over flicked cigarette butt sparks felony charge against Bay City man

Wiechec said he saw Reinshuttle, 27, flick a cigarette butt into the street, prompting Wiechec to tell him the roadway wasn’t a good place for butts. According to Wiechec, Reinshuttle responded that the butt wasn’t his. Wiechec asked him why he flicked i
Bay City (MI) Times
added Mar 10, 2013 13:22
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[Michigan] Social Justice and Tobacco Control: Impact on Underserved Populations

When: Tuesday, November 14, 2017, starting at 5 p.m. Location: U-M School of Public Health... Leading up to the American Cancer Society’s Great American Smokeout, MHealthy Tobacco Consultation Service (TCS) will host the panel discussion, “Social Justic
University of Michigan
added Nov 1, 2017 10:26
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[Michigan] Tribe Urges Judge To Rethink Order In Tobacco Tax Challenge ($$)

The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community is asking a Michigan federal judge to rethink his earlier ruling in favor of state tax authorities over claims involving tribal tobacco products, knocking his interpretation of a circuit court precedent.
Law360
added Jul 18, 2017 03:07
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Smoking on decline in Michigan, but lung cancer deaths are up

Cigarette sales in Michigan have dropped by two-thirds since the early 1980s, but lung cancer deaths are continuing to inch up -- part of the devastating legacy of tobacco use in Michigan. An estimated 21 percent of Michigan adults smoked cigarettes in 2
Michigan Live
added Jul 10, 2017 16:56
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