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[Michigan] Kalamazoo man sues after e-cig explodes

A Kalamazoo man is suing R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company because he claims an e-cigarette burned him. Ronald Sumner says that on July 1, 2016, an e-cigarette exploded, bursting into flames when he inhaled. The lawsuit says Sumner had third-degree chemical
WOOD TV8 (Grand Rapids, MI)
added Mar 21, 2018 23:25
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[Michigan] Girl Scouts project drives officials to rethink smoking ordinance in parks, playgrounds

A Girl Scouts project aimed to end smoking in parks and a playground has appeared to pay off for Troop 30226. DeWitt's City Council is expected to approve next week an ordinance that will make all seven city parks and a playground smoke-free. The effor
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 20, 2018 15:40

[Florida, Michigan] Fla. High Court Considers Daubert Standard In Asbestos Case ($$)

A mesothelioma sufferer urged the Florida Supreme Court on Tuesday to reinstate an $8 million verdict and keep a less strict standard for screening expert testimony in Florida despite a 2013 state law adopting a tougher standard. In oral arguments in Tal
added Mar 7, 2018 15:55

[Florida] Michigan Law Bars Smoker's $10M Award, Fla. Judges Hear

Two tobacco companies appealing a $10 million jury award...the trial judge erred in allowing the jury to award more than just compensatory damages since Michigan law, the state where Howles lived and smoked for most of her life, applies and doesn't allow
added Mar 7, 2018 04:12

[Michigan] Letter: Second-hand marijuana odors

I went to my doctor in Tecumseh. Upon entering the waiting room I was hit smack in the face with the reeking smell of granddaughter’s eyes watering as we sat there. We both have asthma so this really triggered things...have common sense. C
Adrian (MI) Daily Telegram
added Mar 3, 2018 17:18

[Michigan] Richmond City Council mulls downtown smoke shops

officials are considering amending the land use table of the zoning ordinance to allow tobacconist or cigar/cigarette shops...If you’re looking to spend time at a hookah lounge or purchase prescribed marijuana at a local dispensary, you might not want to
The Voice News (MI)
added Feb 20, 2018 00:14

[Michigan] EDITORIAL: Hypocrisy’s stink hangs over wind farm

“Friends of the Land of the Keweenaw” (FOLK)...Steve Milloy...served on Donald Trump’s EPA transition team...with the Cato and Heartland institutes and was a paid shill for the Philip Morris tobacco company while posing as an independent journalist. He wa
Houghton (MI) Daily Mining Gazette
added Feb 13, 2018 17:57

[Michigan] Local vape shop owner sues FDA

After she lost her husband to lung cancer, Kimberly made a big career change and opened her business to try and help others. Until recently, she has been able to do that, but the Food and Drug Administration‘s new “Deeming Rule” has put a stop to her ef
Clare County (MI) Review
added Feb 9, 2018 17:22
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[Michigan] Third-hand smoke is dangerous, health department warns

For more information, please contact the Ionia County Health Department at 616-527-5341
Ionia (MI) Sentinel-Standard
added Feb 2, 2018 15:42

[Michigan] Smoking: A hard to quit lifestyle habit

Michigan is ranked high for both lung cancer and smoking rates. According to the CDC, one in five Michiganders smoke. The Upper Peninsula is no exception. More than 75 percent of Cardiopulmonary rehab center patients at Portage Hospital are former smoker
WLUC - Fox TV6 (Negaunee, MI)
added Jan 31, 2018 04:00
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