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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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[Nevada] VIDEO: WATCH: Michael Jordan hits drives and smokes cigars at the same time

This is an anomaly in golf, and an impressive one. I can barely tee my ball up and hit it straight as it is. Jordan is doing it while puffing on a cigar that probably cost more than my car.
CBS Sports
added Mar 17, 2015 13:05
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[California, Nevada] Nev. Senate Pushes Bill To Curb E-Cigarette Use In Public

Senate Finance Committee introduced Senate Bill 201, which seeks to modify the Nevada Clean Indoor Act... E-cigarette makers are also facing litigation, particularly over claims that their products are healthier than tobacco cigarettes. In September, a Ca
Law360
added Mar 2, 2015 22:34
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[Nevada] Health District condemns e-cigarettes, wants tighter regulations

The Southern Nevada Health District today issued an advisory condemning electronic cigarettes and pledging to back efforts to restrict their sale. Citing continued studies that show e-cigarettes contain carcinogens — cancer-causing substances — the Hea
Las Vegas Sun
added Feb 21, 2015 22:15
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[Nevada] VIDEO: SNHD issues advisory for e-cigs after lawsuit against shopping center

Attorneys representing the shopping center that leases to Sky Vapors on Sahara, won a lawsuit filed by 7-Eleven, which is located next door. 7-Eleven claims the landlords violated a non-compete clause that prohibits another tobacco store in the same mall
KTNV-TV ABC 13 (Las Vegas, NV)
added Feb 19, 2015 11:50
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[Nevada] Health District Issues Advisory Regarding E-Cigarettes

Southern Nevada Health District today has issued a health advisory... encourages policymakers, health care providers, parents, and e-cigarette users to educate themselves regarding the harmful chemicals in these products and to limit their availability in
KXNT (CBS) (Las Vegas, NV)
added Feb 19, 2015 09:22
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Nevada lawmakers debate whether e-cigs should be taxed like cigars, chew

State lawmakers were baffled Thursday over whether electronic cigarettes and liquid nicotine should be taxed as other tobacco products and suggested the push to tax may be premature. The Senate Revenue and Economic Development Committee considered Senate
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Feb 13, 2015 15:25
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Nevada tax hike proposals upset smokers, 'vapers'

Smokers would pay more under Gov. Brian Sandoval’s proposal to increase cigarette taxes while those who get their nicotine fix from flavored concoctions inhaled through battery-powered devices could see new levies and restrictions on “vaping.” For the fi
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Feb 1, 2015 17:09
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Average cost of a Nevada smoker? $1.3 million

The average Nevada smoker spends more than $1.3 million over a lifetime, including the cumulative economic toll of a pack per day for several decades, health care expenditures, income losses and other costs... The cost in Nevada could grow because Gov. B
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jan 24, 2015 14:26
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