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[Minnesota] Students react to campus tobacco ban

As of fall 2014, Concordia has become a tobacco-free campus with the relocation of smoking areas on campus to places off of school grounds. The installment of this new policy has several reactions across the student body.
The Concordian (Concordia College, MN)
added Sep 25, 2014 13:00
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[Minnesota] New e-cigarette restrictions take effect July 1

Freedom to Breathe coalition, a group of Minnesota's leading health organizations, responded to new restrictions on e-cigarettes that were passed during the 2014 Legislative Session and will be enacted tomorrow. "Minnesota is leading the nation in taking
PR Newswire
added Jul 1, 2014 10:32
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[Minnesota] Department of Revenue reports on cigarette enforcement

The increase in cigarette and tobacco taxes that took effect July 1, 2013, reflects the state’s commitment to emphasize a healthy community and reduce the number of young people using tobacco. The cigarette tax increase will also help cover the long-term
Brainerd (MN) Daily Dispatch
added Apr 28, 2014 13:32
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E-cigarette regulation bill begins to move in Minnesota Legislature

would not be available to youths under a bill the Minnesota House is considering, but a provision that would have banned them from public locations was not expected to survive.
 WDAY TV & Radio (Fargo, ND)
added Feb 27, 2014 19:43
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[Minnesota] EDITORIAL: Our view: Obvious danger requires fair and responsible rules

But allowing e-cigarettes to pollute the air of others, to be pushed on unsuspecting kids, or to be used without any rules, regulations or controls whatsoever is, well, it’s just downright scary.
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Sep 17, 2013 11:59
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At Minnesota State Fair, smokers find where to light

Carolyn Kite had the 18 designated smoking areas highlighted on her map and an e-cigarette in her purse in case she couldn't find one. Kite was ready for a day at the Minnesota State Fair. "It's aggravating," she said, "I've been coming to the Fair for
Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Aug 27, 2013 09:23
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[Minnesota, New York] LETTER: Higher prices do stop smoking

The Journal's editorial ("Do sin taxes stop the sinning?" Jan. 30) made some good points but missed others. It referred to recent research from New York, but ignored the most important findings from that study namely, that cigarette tax increases created
New Ulm (MN) Journal
added Feb 2, 2013 18:31
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[Japan, UK, Minnesota] The Research Agrees: Smoking Is Really Bad For You

Four new studies offer powerful evidence of the dangers of smoking and the health benefits of quitting or not being exposed to secondhand smoke.
Forbes
added Nov 1, 2012 14:38
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[Russia, Minnesota] HALVERSON: Moral decayed Romney

Mr. Romney became a death merchant for the tobacco industry in Russia. Thanks to his efforts, it is recorded that about 7% Russian women smoked. His efforts paid off, by 2009 22% of Russian women smoked in 1992. I guarantee you that he pocket a lot of mon
Aitkin (MN) Independent Age
added Oct 24, 2012 13:20
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[Minnesota, Wisconsin] Two men charged with smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border

Two Illinois men accused of smuggling unmarked cigarettes over state lines face felony charges in Washington County. Mohammad Abdul Majid and Iman Ugurlu, both of Illinois, were charged last month with felony-level aiding and abetting in the sale of unt
Woodbury (MN) Bulletin
added Mar 8, 2017 19:45
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