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[Nevada] Survey: Mesquite voters want smoke-free casinos

Mesquite Citizens for Clean Indoor Air is now armed with results from a survey that found a clear majority of the city's voters strongly support its efforts to ban indoor smoking in all workplaces, including the city's biggest businesses. A May 2016 Publ
Pahrump (NV) Desert Valley Times
added Sep 2, 2016 01:19
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New FDA regulations could damage Nevada’s vapor industry

As coordinator of the tobacco program at the Southern Nevada Health District, Maria Azzarelli mapped stores selling vapor products in Clark County. Of particular interest...was just how close vape shops were to “youth venues,” such as schools.
Las Vegas Sun
added Aug 29, 2016 14:03
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[Nevada] California Ranks As Least Tax Friendly State

Kiplinger has ranked California the “least tax friendly state.”...Cigarettes are taxed $0.87 per pack and all other tobacco products are taxed at 28% of the wholesale price...Nevada does have a higher cigarette tax ($1.80 per pack)
MyMotherLode.com (Sonora, CA)
added Aug 26, 2016 23:42
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[Nevada] Las Vegas man files lawsuit over exploding e-cigarette battery

A year ago, a 32-year-old Las Vegas man walked into a southeast valley vape store, bought a Samsung battery for his e-cigarette and went shopping with a friend. Later the same day, the battery exploded in Kendall Tanouye’s pocket, sending him to the hos
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Jul 26, 2016 17:02
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[Nevada] Officials: Gardnerville townhouse complex fire sparked by cigarette butts

The fire at a Gardnerville townhouse complex that displaced more than 30 people was caused by cigarette butts that ignited juniper bushes...several different brands of cigarette butts were found discarded in juniper bushes at the complex at 1375 Lampe Dr.
KRNV News 4 (Reno, NV)
added Jun 19, 2016 21:49
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[Nevada] Gardnerville investigation points to smokers as responsible for town home fire

People throwing cigarettes into juniper bushes are being blamed for a fire that severely damaged a residential complex in Gardnerville...The American Red Cross is assisting approximately 30 people who were displaced.
KOLO Newschannel 8 (Reno, NV)
added Jun 19, 2016 21:47
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[Nevada] 30 displaced by Gardnerville apartment fire

30 people in Gardnerville are counting their blessings after a fire ripped through their apartment complex on the evening of Tuesday, June 15, 2016.
KOLO Newschannel 8 (Reno, NV)
added Jun 19, 2016 21:47
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[Nevada] PACKHAM: Goal for World No Tobacco Day 2016: New packaging regulations

A key aim of World No Tobacco Day is to educate people about the work WHO undertakes in fighting the global tobacco epidemic. A large part of this work is educating the public about the manipulative tactics tobacco companies continue to use to “dupe” peo
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added May 27, 2016 18:52
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[Nevada] MULLEN: The Village Idiot: Smoking in the boys room

I haven’t had a cigarette in 25 years, but I remember smoking on airplanes, in airports, in elevators, in movie theaters, at restaurants and at ball games. I think some churches even had smoking sections. This was a good 20 years after the “Mad Men” era
Elko (NV) Daily Free Press
added May 22, 2016 19:45
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