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All North Dakota Workplaces Could be Smoke-Free by Christmas

one of the big questions facing North Dakotans is whether to approve a ballot initiative banning smoking in workplaces statewide. Approval of the measure would lead to better health, according to Janet Maxson, a nurse practitioner in Minot who volunteer
Public News Service (PNS)
added Sep 14, 2012 08:17
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North Dakota Voters Can Make Their State Smoke-Free

Voters should protect everyone’s right to breathe clean air
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 5, 2012 14:40
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[North Dakota] Few winners, many losers at the Legislature

Center for Tobacco Control and Prevention...Lawmakers ended the center and redirected money from the state’s share of the tobacco lawsuit settlement to the state Health Department. It’s the first time in the state’s history that an initiated measure has
Minot (ND) Daily News
added May 3, 2017 12:09
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[California, Colorado, Missouri, North Dakota] Editorial Board: Tobacco Taxes Work, But Only If They’re High

When smoking costs more, more people quit. That’s why higher cigarette taxes are almost always good policy, for smokers and the public health, too...Missouri’s two proposals are not....it’s not surprising tobacco companies support both proposals, and publ
Bloomberg News
added Oct 24, 2016 16:12
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[California, Colorado, Missouri, North Dakota] Putting Profits Before Kids, Tobacco Companies Spend Big to Deceive Voters and Fight State Ballot Initiatives to Raise Tobacco Taxes

the tobacco companies once again are protecting their profits at the expense of kids and lives. Voters across the country should reject the industry’s lies and support genuine efforts to protect children from tobacco addiction and save lives.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 8, 2016 03:45
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[North Dakota] Electronic Cigarette Refill Liquids: Child-Resistant Packaging, Nicotine Content, and Sales to Minors12

•Only 35% of e-liquid containers were child-resistant. •More than half of the e-liquid containers were mislabeled by at least 10%. •Sixty-five percent of e-liquid containers with nicotine were not child-resistant. •Federal legislation on packaging and ni
Journal of Pediatric Nursing: Nursing Care of Children and Families (JPN)
added Jul 24, 2016 15:22
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[North Dakota] LETTER: Anti-smoking activists ignore benefits of nicotine

Anti-smoking groups have not done their research before making their ads. Nicotine is not the culprit they make it out to be....showed that while smokers were far more likely to die of lung cancer...less likely than nonsmokers to develop Parkinson's dise
Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Aug 18, 2015 11:08
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[North Dakota] EDITORIAL: OUR OPINION: Science on outdoor smokers: Leave 'em alone

if there's anything more addictive than nicotine, it's power. But how we wish the members would at least stop justifying their ban in the name of science, and start calling it what it is: paternalism.
Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Apr 13, 2015 11:55
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North Dakota committee votes 12-2 to snuff new taxes on cigarettes, chewing tobacco, snuff

North Dakota hasn't raised it tax on tobacco since 1993 and the streak appears to have no immediate end in sight....The House Finance and Taxation Committee voted 12-2 to give the bill a do-not-pass recommendation. The full House will decide this week whe
Franklin (IN) Daily Journal
added Feb 8, 2015 17:57
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[North Dakota] Tobacco control group promoting smoke-free apartments

North Dakota Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control Policy is promoting smoke-free apartments. The center has launched an education campaign encouraging smoke-free housing policies.
Bismarck (ND) Tribune
added Apr 8, 2014 11:25
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