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[Ohio] Smoking ban fines remain unpaid

Five years after Ohio voters banned smoking in bars and businesses, more than $2 million in fines remain unpaid -- many from owners flouting the law. Since the Smoke-Free Workplace Act took effect in 2007, the Ohio Department of Health has received more
Lancaster (OH) Eagle-Gazette
added Dec 26, 2012 23:19
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[Ohio] Third-hand smoke threatens children: Drs. Oz and Roizen

The most effective programs offer a combination of a nicotine withdrawal system (the patch, gum, etc.), a workout plan (exercise makes quitting a lot easier), support groups and friends and family who understand how the quitter's mood shifts might be a l
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Dec 24, 2012 17:42
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Fat, smoking Ohioans keep state stuck among least healthy

Climbing rates of obesity in Ohio are canceling out a decrease in smoking rates, keeping Ohio among the poorer performers in the annual America’s Health Rankings.
Business First of Columbus
added Dec 11, 2012 20:13
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EDITORIAL: Free Ohio campuses from tobacco: editorial

College is where many students take up the noxious habit. And it's indisputable that smoking, along with secondhand smoke and noncigarette tobacco products, can lead to lung cancer and deadly respiratory diseases.
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Jun 12, 2012 11:03
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[Ohio] Official: College tobacco ban needs strength

27 percent of adults 
ages 18 to 24 smoke. Ohio Board of Regents chief plans to ask schools for restriction.
Springfield (OH) News-Sun
added Jun 12, 2012 11:01
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Lorillard Tobacco Company Comments On Decision in Ohio Personal Injury Case

Lorillard Tobacco Company
added Feb 9, 2007 00:00
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[Ohio] Kasich proposes tax changes, innovation in $67B budget

Kasich's plan would increase Ohio's cigarette tax from $1.60 a pack to $2.25 a pack and raise taxes on other tobacco products by an equivalent rate. The bill also calls for making vapor products, including e-cigarettes, subject to the tax.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 30, 2017 23:43
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[Ohio] What C-Store Executive Is Speaking at the Republican Convention?

One such executive is Phil Ruffin...started his business in 1959 with a single convenience store and quickly grew to own 65 stores in four states... Pence’s family business...operated a chain of more than 200 gas stations, convenience stores and cigarett
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 18, 2016 20:43
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Ohio weighs switching tax on smokeless tobacco products

The tobacco industry on Wednesday urged lawmakers to switch how the state taxes moist smokeless tobacco products from a system based on price to one based on weight. Opponents, however, countered such a move might benefit manufacturers such as Philip Mor
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Mar 31, 2016 09:14
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Blowing smoke

the evidence that second-hand smoke can cause serious health problems has gotten stronger, and clearly, far fewer people are being subjected to second-hand smoke. The ban has been found to be constitutional. It’s working. There’s no good reason to weaken
The (Findlay, OH) Courier
added Mar 29, 2016 23:27
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