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[New Hampshire] Tobacco ordinance's passage sparks enforcement questions

In the wake of the Keene City Council’s adoption of a 21-and-up tobacco ordinance, one of several looming questions is how the new law will be enforced among area retailers.Councilors voted 10-4 Thursday to raise the age from 18 to 21 for anyone to buy,
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Dec 12, 2018 14:42
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[New Hampshire] Two-pronged debate waged in Keene on raising the tobacco age

Members of the City Council's planning, licenses and development committee voted 3-1 Wednesday to recommend sending a letter to Concord urging state legislators to raise the age to purchase and use tobacco products to 21. From left are Councilors Bartlom
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Dec 1, 2018 16:01
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[New Hampshire] Big Tobacco Spends Big To Block A Tax And Medicaid Expansion In Montana

"We poked the bear, that's for sure," Cahill says. "And it's not because we were all around the table saying, 'Hey, we want to have a huge fight and go through trauma the next several months.' It's because it's the right thing to do."
New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR)
added Nov 2, 2018 20:36
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[New Hampshire] 1,230 lung cancer diagnoses expected in NH in 2018

During Lung Cancer Awareness Month, the American Lung Association highlights that awareness of lung cancer is more important than ever, as the lifesaving lung cancer screening has the potential to save thousands of lives.
Foster's Democrat
added Nov 2, 2018 07:10
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[New Hampshire] Keene debates merits of raising tobacco age to 21

A City Council committee has taken the first step in a process to consider raising the legal age to buy and possess tobacco and nicotine products in Keene. At its meeting Wednesday night, the council’s municipal services, facilities and infrastructure c
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Oct 3, 2018 07:32
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[New Hampshire] Keene officials table proposal to raise tobacco and nicotine age to 21

Members of a City Council committee voted unanimously Wednesday to delay action on a proposal to raise the minimum age in Keene to buy and possess tobacco and nicotine products, saying they need city staff to review the matter. “To me, this came out of n
Keene (NH) Sentinel
added Jul 27, 2018 21:44
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[Massachusetts, New Hampshire] EDITORIAL: Raise tobacco age to 21

we urge New Hampshire legislators to follow the lead of those in Massachusetts by raising the minimum age for tobacco purchases to 21. Doing so will make it more difficult for children to get their hands on cigarettes and tobacco, which, in turn, will red
Nashua (NH) Telegraph
added Jul 23, 2018 18:14
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[New Hampshire] AUDIO: Who Should Be Allowed to Use Tobacco?: Cities and Towns Reconsider the Smoking Age

Last week, the city of Dover became the first New Hampshire municipality to raise their smoking age from 18 to 21...57:52 The recording begins with the conversation about the smoking age. The discussion of marijuana laws begins at :33 into the recording.
New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR)
added Jul 6, 2018 02:27
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[New Hampshire] Dover Raises Its Smoking Age To 21

Dover has become the first city in New Hampshire to raise the age to possess, use and purchase tobacco products to 21. Foster's Daily Democrat reports City Council voted to approve the ordinance in a 6-1-2 vote Wednesday night. Mayor Karen Weston recuse
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 28, 2018 21:42
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[New Hampshire] Dover passes ordinance to raise smoking age to 21

City councilors passed an ordinance Wednesday night that would raise to 21 the age to buy and use tobacco products. Prior to the vote, councilors heard from people for and against the measure.
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Jun 28, 2018 21:42
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