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[District of Columbia, Nevada] Henderson cocktail waitress blames secondhand smoke for her lung cancer

Buonanno flew to Washington, D.C., March 15 to represent the American Lung Association’s Lung Force initiative, urging policymakers to increase sustained funding for lung cancer research. She was one of 50 people sent there on Lung Force Advocacy Day, wh
Las Vegas Review-Journal
added Apr 14, 2016 21:57
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[Nevada] In Sin City, an old vice gets snuffed out

casino bosses here flaunt their gaming floors as the last bastion of the guiltless cigarette. But Westgate’s move suggests the continuing cultural shift toward smoke-free cities and public spaces may finally clear the air of some of the most celebrated s
Washington Post
added Apr 10, 2016 17:00
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[Nevada] NATO Sharpens Focus on Public Policy Mission

Will end show, concentrate on protecting tobacco retailers from onerous, unlawful regs
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Apr 10, 2016 16:14
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[Nevada] Businesses Advocate For Smoke-Free Meetings (Opinion)

In Nevada, however, there’s still a ways to go with encouraging businesses to embrace smoke free policies, for meetings and otherwise. For health-minded individuals there are a number of ways to advocate for their organizations to adopt smoke free poli
ThisisReno (NV)
added Apr 6, 2016 14:13
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[Nevada] Smoking banned at Vegas's largest sports book

Westgate Las Vegas is instituting a new non-smoking policy inside all areas of the race and large-scale sports book, including the betting windows. Westgate Las Vegas Vice President of Race and Sports Operations Jay Kornegay says Westgate is just trying
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 2, 2016 21:32
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HERINGTON: Nevada: Let’s Clear The Air (Opinion)

It’s time for Nevada to recognize the growing demand for smoke free indoor spaces and develop policies...Until then, those looking for a smoke free meeting venue in Nevada can find more than 200 locations listed in Nevada’s Smoke Free Meetings directory o
ThisisReno (NV)
added Mar 29, 2016 01:49
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[Nevada] NATO Show Is Just Weeks Away

The NATO Show is the only national retail tobacco trade show that applies 100% of its proceeds to supporting NATO’s legislative efforts on the local, state and federal level. With NATO being the only national retail trade association fighting local, stat
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 25, 2016 16:13
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[Nevada] HAAR: Blog: 6 Burning Questions for the NATO Show / Local regs, deeming and e-cig shrinkage: What CSP is watching at the 2016 tobacco conference

1. What’s the over/under on a deeming-regs announcement? Easily the most pressing question of the year: When will the FDA announce the final deeming regulations on cigars, electronic cigarettes and other unregulated tobacco products? Whether it’s before
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 15, 2016 21:42
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Proposed California tobacco law could impact Nevada

But at the Washoe County Health Department, smoke-free advocates say they are watching closely to see if such legislation would be appropriate here. “95% of tobacco users start before the age of 21. So if we can help, put a barrier so that youth don't p
KOLO Newschannel 8 (Reno, NV)
added Mar 12, 2016 17:30
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Nevada’s Conventions And Events Encouraged To Clear The Air

There’s no room for secondhand smoke at your next conference or event. That’s the message county health experts and cancer-prevention organizations are sharing with the ongoing Smoke Free Meetings project.
ThisisReno (NV)
added Mar 2, 2016 09:09
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