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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] Forum editorial: Don’t be fooled by e-cig hype

Legislature is buying into Big Tobacco’s clever but dishonest narrative about e-cigarettes.... Big Tobacco has become Big Vaping....It is counterintuitive to grant a tax break to devices and substances that use candy flavors and faux fashion to attract us
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Mar 31, 2015 09:48
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PORT: North Dakota shouldn’t treat vaping like smoking

Vaping isn’t smoking....that distinction makes all the difference in the world. Not for the anti-tobacco crusaders, though. These zealots...both bills, which passed the House and were heard before a Senate committee this last week, do something very posi
Watchdog.org (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Mar 27, 2015 14:53
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North Dakota Lawmakers Reject Tobacco Tax Hike

Rep. Vicky Steiner (R-Dickinson) says she couldn’t support the bill because it was a regressive tax...Americans for Tax Reform, said another important aspect of the House vote was that it made North Dakota the first state to define e-cigarettes as a non-t
Heartland Institute
added Mar 1, 2015 12:42
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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 Best in Nation for Tobacco Prevention Spending

North Dakota will take in $62 million in tobacco revenue this year, while spending about $9.5 million to prevent kids from starting and to help smokers quit.
Public News Service (PNS)
added Dec 30, 2014 14:05
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[North Dakota] Tobacco targets youth

Liz Bonney, Tobacco Prevention Coordinator with the Lake Region District Health is passionate about tobacco prevention, especially when it comes to protecting the youth of the area.
Devils Lake (ND) Journal
added Nov 18, 2014 10:35
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[North Dakota] Smoking is cause of fire in Fargo hospital room

A fire that injured a patient in a Fargo hospital room was caused by smoking while using oxygen according to fire officials.
KARE NBC 11 (Minneapolis, MN)
added Nov 17, 2014 12:51
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[North Dakota] Concordia campus goes fully tobacco-free

Following the lead of college campuses around the country, Concordia College at Moorhead is now fully tobacco-free. As of Aug. 18, the college prohibits the use, sale or distribution of cigarettes, cigars, pipes, hookahs, electronic cigarettes and any ot
Prairie Business Magazine
added Sep 8, 2014 11:56
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[North Dakota] Forum editorial: Prohibit smoking in all parks

All metro area communities, large and small, should follow the lead of Dilworth and Moorhead and ban smoking in public parks. Dilworth took the smart step last week.
Fargo (ND) InForum
added May 6, 2014 10:27
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