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National Report: New Jersey Ranks Last in Protecting Kids from Tobacco

New Jersey is tied for last in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations.
PR Newswire
added Dec 6, 2012 12:04
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[New Jersey] UPDATED: Health officials bust vendors, promoters at N.J. e-cigarette convention for indoor vaping

More than 40 vendors, the promoter and the hall manager were cited by local health officials at the NJ Vape Expo, held this weekend at the N.J. Convention and Exposition Center in Edison, for allowing people to use electronic cigarettes
NJ.com
added Jul 22, 2015 15:33
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[New Jersey] LETTER: Raise drinking, smoking ages? Science suggests 28

if one wanted to use science as a basis for determining the onset of privileged behaviors such as smoking and drinking then the brain development age of 28 would be the most logical since this is based on science and not on an arbitrary standard of 21 tha
MyCentralJersey.com (Bridgewater Courier News/East Brunswick Home News Tribune)
added Jun 23, 2013 15:49
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[New Jersey] Revel will set up smoking area on casino floor as part of bankruptcy plan

Atlantic City's only smoke-free casino will soon allow patrons to light up on the gambling floor. As part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, Revel says it plans to create a smoking area on the casino floor.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 26, 2013 15:11
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[New Jersey] Today's Sunbeam - Editorial: Give some ground in smoking bans

Unless there’s a public safety issue, such as an elevated fire danger, there’s room (pun intended) for some compromise: Ban all tobacco use where people (and especially children) gather, at active recreation sites, sports fields, picnic facilities and in
NJ.com
added Aug 22, 2012 16:15
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[New Jersey] NJ cigarette sales jump; lawmakers unhappy

For the first time in five years, cigarette tax collections in New Jersey are increasing – prompting renewed concern from lawmakers about the state’s investment in smoker cessation programs.
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added May 27, 2017 19:39
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: NJ giving up on smokers

there seems little other way to interpret the fact that the state once again ranks dead last in the nation in spending on tobacco prevention. The amount of money New Jersey devotes to the task? Zero. This is the fifth consecutive year the state has spent
MyCentralJersey.com (Bridgewater Courier News/East Brunswick Home News Tribune)
added Dec 17, 2016 04:12
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[New Jersey] New FDA rules for e-cigarettes could hurt small businesses

Ryan Bunting, owner of a two vape shops, talks about the new FDA regulations regarding electronic cigarettes and what it could mean for his business. Nick Muscavage/Staff Video Small business owners and employees of vape shops in Central Jersey are conc
MyCentralJersey.com (Bridgewater Courier News/East Brunswick Home News Tribune)
added Oct 3, 2016 15:49
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All Eyes On Christie As Tobacco 21 Passes New Jersey Assembly, says PTAF

Christie detailed his mother's own tragic fight with nicotine and smoking. "My mother was a smoker. She smoked her whole life, she was addicted to nicotine" Christie exclaimed. "She tried everything she could to quit. She had the gum, the patches, hypnosi
PR Newswire
added Jan 14, 2016 21:16
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[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: CARTOON: Smoke 'em if you got 'em

Newark (NJ) Star-Ledger
added May 31, 2013 16:44
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