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Award-Winning Alternative to Risky Tobacco Citizen eCig Products Now Available Through Southern Wine & Spirits of Nevada

Citizen eCig exists to reduce the harm caused by tobacco smoking while allowing smokers to indulge their passion without the odorous, risky smoke that accompanies the rolled tobacco variety. It’s the only vapor product formulated by a cancer research bio
Business Wire
added May 1, 2015 06:45
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[Nevada] Assembly Republicans skeptical of college smoking ban

Republicans say they're wary of a measure that would allow Nevada colleges to ban tobacco products on campus. University of Nevada, Reno president Marc Johnson presented SB339 to the Assembly Judiciary Committee on Wednesday.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 29, 2015 23:20
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[Nevada] Updates on prior columns: E-cigarettes and access for the handicapped to the state museum

The health district didn’t come out and call it tobacco. The district called it worse than tobacco. But that didn’t change or influence this lawsuit by 7-Eleven because the lawsuit wasn’t about the safety of e-cigarettes. It was about trying to quash the
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Apr 2, 2015 12:09
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Bill Would Allow Nevada Colleges to Ban Smoking

Nevada lawmakers are considering a bill that would allow colleges to ban on-campus smoking. University of Nevada, Reno President Marc Johnson presented SB 339 to lawmakers on Wednesday during a hearing in the Senate Judiciary Committee. The bill is spons
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 2, 2015 02:57
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[Nevada] JOYCE: Transparency on hiring outside counsel can boost economy

since the tobacco settlement, many state attorneys general, including Nevada's, have hired outside contingency-fee lawyers that not-so-coincidentally also happened to be campaign contributors. Current Louisiana Attorney General "Buddy" Caldwell is so braz
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added Apr 1, 2015 19:25
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[Nevada] Bill would ban smoking in cars with children present

A coalition of heath organizations offered its support today to a bill that would make it illegal for adults to smoke tobacco in a car with children present. Assemblyman Michael Sprinkle, D-Sparks, said his bill, AB322, is aimed at preventing those und
Las Vegas Sun
added Mar 27, 2015 15:53
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Health officials favor Nevada bill to ban smoking in cars with children

Assembly Bill 322 by Mike Sprinkle, D-Sparks, was supported in the Judiciary Committee hearing by health advocates who argued that children should not be exposed to an adult who is smoking in a confined space such as a vehicle. Drivers violating the law
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Mar 27, 2015 15:43
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[Nevada] Bill would prevent smoking in cars with children present

Democratic Assemblyman Mike Sprinkle is sponsoring AB322 which was heard Thursday in the Assembly Judiciary Committee. The bill would prohibit motorists from smoking tobacco or electronic cigarettes in a moving or stopped car if there is a child under t
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 27, 2015 15:41
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[Nevada] WCHD: E-cigarettes should be treated like any tobacco product Video

Washoe County Health District today issued a Position Statement making several recommendations related to the use of electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) -- namely, that e-cigarettes should be treated like any other tobacco product... “Studies indicate th
KRNV News 4 (Reno, NV)
added Mar 25, 2015 18:51
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Nevada Cigarette Tax Increase Should Be Higher To Impact Smoking Rates

Governor Sandoval has created an opportunity to discuss the development of a state tobacco tax policy that can provide significant health benefits for Nevadans. Toward that end, our organizations are issuing specific policy recommendations that will ensur
PR Newswire
added Mar 23, 2015 14:19
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