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[Ohio] E-cig bill called a ‘Trojan horse’

Anti-smoking advocates say that below the surface of House Bill 144 is a tobacco-industry-crafted “Trojan horse” designed to ensure that the emerging electronic-cigarette market and other alternative nicotine products remain taxed at a lower rate than tr
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jul 22, 2013 13:31

[Ohio] Editorial: 5 years later; smoking ban still wrong

A better solution than a smoking ban is for nonsmokers to quit frequenting businesses that allow smoking. Nonsmokers won’t persuade every business owner to go along in stopping smoking, of course, but the freedom of using one’s property as one sees fit i
Lima (OH) News
added Nov 19, 2012 15:43

[Ohio] Appeals judge Timothy Horton to plead guilty to spending campaign funds on cigars, meals

Franklin County Court of Appeals Judge Timothy Horton soon will appear in a courtroom other than his own to plead guilty to criminal charges. The Ohio Elections Commission this morning unanimously referred Horton for prosecution on three counts of fili
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Jan 28, 2017 21:26

[Ohio] Controversial e-cigarette bill moves forward

A House committee today passed a bill banning the sale of e-cigarettes in Ohio to those under 18, despite objections from anti-smoking groups and Democrats who argue the bill is crafted to ensure the products are not taxed like regular cigarettes.
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Sep 25, 2013 17:15

One in 9 Ohio teens smoke, survey finds

Ohio has the fifth-highest rate of adolescent smoking, despite making great reductions in the number of 12- to 17-year-olds who choose to light up, according to the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
Newark (OH) Advocate
added Nov 17, 2012 19:04

[Ohio] E-cigarette users under fire at Wal-Mart, other companies

A growing number of companies have begun charging workers extra for health care plans if they use electronic cigarettes.
Cincinnati (OH) Business Courier
added Sep 5, 2013 18:35

[Ohio] Effort underway to ban smoking on Veterans Affairs sites across U.S.

An Ohio congressman has targeted smoking at Department of Veterans Affairs medical clinics and campuses nationwide. U.S. Rep. Brad Wenstrup, an Iraq war veteran and a doctor, has introduced House legislation that would immediately ban smoking inside VA
WHIO-TV Channel 7 (Dayton, OH)
added Mar 23, 2017 18:36

Ohio wins $35 million in tobacco company payment arbitration

Ohio will keep about $35 million in disputed tobacco company payments from 2003 as a result of an arbitration panel's ruling on Wednesday, the Ohio Attorney General's office said.
added Sep 11, 2013 22:46

[North Carolina, Ohio] Top tobacco executives set to meet with FLOC

Top executives for tobacco giant Reynolds American Inc. have agreed to resume discussions with the Toledo-based Farm Labor Organizing Committee about ways to address alleged farm-worker abuses.
Toledo (OH) Blade
added May 11, 2013 13:55

High court in Ohio upholds state smoking ban

AP - Associated Press
added May 25, 2012 06:50
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