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[Montana] Tobacco companies use American Indian themes to sell their deadly products

Montana Tobacco Use Prevention Program (MTUPP)... is joining forces with the American Cancer Society and the National American Indian Heritage Month for this year’s Great American Smokeout. This annual event challenges smokers to quit cigarettes for at le
Char-Koosta News
added Nov 12, 2017 01:55
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[Missouri, Montana] WAN: Cigarette taxes are the best way to cut smoking, scaring Big Tobacco

they swarmed the halls of the state capitol, wined and dined Republican leaders, launched a sophisticated call-in campaign, and coached witnesses for hearings. The tobacco companies poured more than $200,000 into Montana, a state with barely 1 million res
Washington Post
added Oct 22, 2017 21:40
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[Montana] BIRR: City Cites Secondhand Smoke Dangers When Banning Chewing Tobacco, Vaping Outdoors

“We’re only doing this to help make Butte a healthier place,”...Electronic cigarettes and smokeless tobacco reduce harm caused by cigarettes to the user by more than 90 percent because the majority of cancer-causing chemicals and toxins from smoking are r
Libertarian Republic
added Oct 21, 2017 22:39
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[Montana] Council of Commissioners votes to ban tobacco use in Clark Park

The Butte Council of Commissioners voted in favor of banning the use of tobacco at one of its major city parks this week. The Council voted 9-3 in favor of banning smoking, chewing tobacco or vaping tobacco at Clark Park. The move will include the insta
KXLF Z7 (Butte, MT)
added Oct 20, 2017 13:54
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[Montana] Butte-Silver Bow health officials push for smoke-free policy at Clark Park

The Butte-Silver Bow Health Department is seeking a smoking ban at Clark Park. Health officials are presenting to the county's parks and recreation board Tuesday to enact a smoke-free policy at the park. Health officials tell NBC Montana kids are breath
NBC Montana (KECI, KTVM, KCFW)
added Aug 23, 2017 15:07
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[Montana] VIDEO: RiverStone Health hears comment on proposed smoking rules

No smoking within 30 feet of a building and moving electronic cigarettes into the same category as tobacco cigarettes. RiverStone Health is now proposing Rule 7 to meet state Clean Indoor Air Act standards. Citizens had a chance to give comment on the
KTVQ (Billings, MT)
added Jun 22, 2017 17:37
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[Montana] Proposed ban on indoor vaping, smoking near doorways goes too far, opponents say

"Thirty feet is impossible downtown," said Jim Grubbs, owner of Club 90 in Billings, at a public hearing Wednesday night during the health board's monthly meeting. Opponents spoke for about an hour Wednesday. He told the board his customers have grown a
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 22, 2017 14:04
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[Montana] LETTER: Vaping pollutes indoor air

The RiverStone Board of Health is considering a new rule on top of our existing Clean Indoor Air Act to prohibit e-cigarette use wherever smoking is also not allowed...I strongly urge the board to pass this rule.
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 24, 2017 18:18
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[Montana] LETTER: Support clean indoor air rule

On June 21, the city-county board of health will hear public testimony to consider expanding our smoke-free law to forbid e-cigarette...We cannot let Big Tobacco reverse this progress with e-cigarettes. Everyone deserves the right to breathe healthy, cle
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 20, 2017 10:23
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[Montana] DENNIS: Guest opinion: How outdoor smoke pollutes indoor air

impacts. The RiverStone Board of Health is vitally interested in public comment regarding the Rule and encourages all interested parties to attend the hearing on Thursday. Additional information about the hearing and answers to frequently asked questio
Billings (MT) Gazette
added Jun 17, 2017 14:13
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