Headlines Tagged with Michigan — 3,568 headlines found
It will shift more than a quarter of the state's $250 million annual payment from tobacco companies to Detroit schools. The move is the latest in a long line of tapping the legal settlement when the governor and lawmakers are in a pinch for money.
Jun 18, 2016 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 18, 2016 18:56
UnitedHealthcare Will Award up to $120,000 in Grants to Michigan Organizations Dedicated to Tobacco Cessation
seeking proposals to fund programs that educate and encourage the public to quit smoking and avoid tobacco use, and help eliminate exposure to secondhand smoke. Michigan-based nonprofit organizations and Federally Qualified Health Centers may apply.
Jun 16, 2016 Business Wire
added Jun 16, 2016 19:10
Lake Superior State University is preparing to become a tobacco-free campus beginning this fall. Tom Pink, the university’s public relations director, said several details of the new policy still need to be worked out by LSSU’s human resources department
Jun 10, 2016 Sault Ste. Marie (MI) Evening News
added Jun 10, 2016 21:48
The Keweenaw Bay Indian Community on Friday hit state officials with a lawsuit in Michigan federal court, accusing the state of levying taxes in violation of federal and state laws, unlawfully seizing its property and infringing on its sovereign immunity.
May 23, 2016 Law360
added May 25, 2016 04:11
Individuals in Macomb Township under the age of 17 years old will now face a fine if they are caught using e-cigarettes or similar vapor products. The Macomb Township Board of Trustees passed an amendment to a 2014 ordinance concerning e-cigarette use du
May 18, 2016 C & G Newspapers
added May 18, 2016 06:41
Paula Lantz, associate dean for research and policy engagement, echoed Cherng’s statements and said in an email interview that there is merit to the argument that too much regulation for e-cigarettes could be detrimental.
May 7, 2016 Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added May 12, 2016 03:43
A growing number of residents and business owners are pushing for changes to the state law banning smoking in bars, restaurants and veteran's halls. "Ban the Ban Michigan" is proposing an amendment to current state law that would allow smoking in outdoor
Apr 25, 2016 WWMA-TV: FOX 17 (Grand Rapids, MI)
added Apr 27, 2016 21:45
Cigar smokers in Michigan won’t be seeing an increase in tax on their favorite cigars in the coming years, as Gov. Rick Snyder signed a five-year extension to the cap on cigar taxes yesterday, which will keep things as is through Oct. 31, 2021.
Apr 20, 2016 HalfWheel
added Apr 21, 2016 10:40
Call it a compromise, or just a good start. The Dearborn City Council approved a measure banning smoking in some of its parks, and limiting it in others. On Tuesday, council members unanimously approved the change that will restrict smoking within 15 fe
Apr 18, 2016 Southgate (MI) Press & Guide
added Apr 18, 2016 22:04
LGBT community centers across the state have teamed up to provide a multitude of programs and cessation techniques to help smokers quit. Tobacco consumption is responsible for nearly 480,000 deaths annually in the United States, nearly 10 percent of whic
Apr 13, 2016 Pride Source Media Group (Livonia, MI)
added Apr 13, 2016 23:41