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[Minnesota] ARCHIVE: JUDGE SIDES WITH RETAILERS ON TOBACCO VIOLATIONS

NACS and retail member Orton Motor Co. launched a legal challenge in December 2015 to some of the practices the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Tobacco Products (CTP) has engaged in to enforce its tobacco regulations. This week, Administrat
National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS)
added Aug 10, 2016 19:57
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[Minnesota] Eh?: Ecumen campus goes smoke-free

The Ecumen Lakeshore retirement community in Duluth implemented a new smoke-free campus policy on Monday for residents, medical rehabilitation patients, staff members and visitors. “It was time we put a policy like this into effect,” said Jena Evans, co
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Aug 2, 2016 18:47
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[Minnesota] VIDEO: Retirement home deemed smoke free environment

Seniors Citizens living at Ecumen Lakeshore in Duluth can now breathe in fresh air. The milestone is all thanks to a new smoke-free campus policy. 83-year-old Joanne Bryant doesn't look back after quitting smoking 25 years ago. " I was born practically w
KDLH NewsChannel 3 (Northland's News Center, Duluth, MN)
added Aug 2, 2016 18:47
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[Minnesota] Twin Cities Advocates Call Out Menthol Tobacco In New Video

According to the Association for Nonsmokers-Minnesota (ANSR), the video is in response to studies that show tobacco products with menthol flavoring make it easier for first-time users to start and harder to stop smoking. Among those most affected by men
WCCO-Channel 4000
added Aug 1, 2016 21:46
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[Minnesota] HEALTH NOTES: Public housing smoke bans studied

Nonsmoking policies in public housing results in less smoking by residents. So says a study released last week by the Minnesota Department of Health’s Office of Statewide Health Improvement Initiatives. The policies also reduce nonsmokers’ exposure to
Duluth (MN) News-Tribune
added Jul 27, 2016 03:08
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[Minnesota] Minneapolis man charged with tax crimes

charged Abdelaziz Moustafa Elsayed with one tax-related felony. Mr. Elsayed is charged with one count of possessing untaxed tobacco products and unstamped cigarettes. The complaint states that, in November 2013, agents from the Department of Revenue
Minnesota Department of Revenue
added Jul 11, 2016 17:11
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Local communities help Minnesota reach tipping point for clean air

now 50 percent of Minnesotans live in communities that prohibit public e-cigarette use wherever smoking is prohibited. This protects bystanders from secondhand e-cigarette aerosol and prevents the re-normalization of smoking-like behavior, which could enc
Owatonna (MN) Peoples Press
added Jul 8, 2016 18:39
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Half of Minnesotans breathing easier under indoor e-cigarette restrictions Locals leading the way, legislators should follow

"Now that half of Minnesota is protected from e-cigarette aerosol in public, it's time for state leaders to extend this protection to all Minnesotans by adding e-cigarettes to the Freedom to Breathe Act," said Andrea Mowery, Vice President at ClearWay Mi
PR Newswire
added Jul 6, 2016 02:19
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[Minnesota] Analysis of British American Tobacco's questionable use of privilege and protected document claims at the Guildford Depository [FREE FULL TEXT]

Control of publicly disclosed documents should not be placed back into the hands of defendant tobacco companies. Plaintiffs also need to invest adequate resources into policing claims of legal privilege.
Tobacco Control
added Jun 29, 2016 20:05
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[Minnesota] Time Trends in the Incidence of Parkinson Disease [FREE FULL TEXT]

Our study suggests that the incidence of parkinsonism and PD may have increased between 1976 and 2005, particularly in men 70 years and older. These trends may be associated with the dramatic changes in smoking behavior that took place in the second half
Archives of Neurology
added Jun 21, 2016 11:22
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