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[Ohio] Smoking grandma would rather move than quit

Beulah – her friends call her Billie – is 89 years old, and she is still smoking. ... She will take her Doral cigarettes and her ashtrays with her. And her little dog, too. Occupants of the AHEPA 127 apartments are low-income seniors who pay reduced rent
Cincinnati (OH) Enquirer
added Apr 21, 2014 11:29

[Ohio] Local taverns,patrons flout smoking law

nearly eight years after Ohio voters approved the statewide smoking ban, officials are still struggling to get these owners to pay thousands of dollars owed for breaking the law. “When we are talking about the smoking ban, this is a law to protect people
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Apr 20, 2014 07:53

[Ohio] Will smokers quit over tax hike?

just how many Ohioans would kick the habit if a pack of Marlboros were to go from $6 to about $6.60 is debatable, public health researchers say. Meanwhile, the roughly 1 in 4 Ohioans who does smoke, many of them from lower-income brackets, would bear the
Coshocton (OH) Tribune
added Mar 17, 2014 12:01

[Ohio] ROIZEN: Not hiring smokers is good for business

Is it ethical for employers to hire smokers? The practice fosters ill health and makes America less competitive in an international marketplace. The expense of healthcare in the United States represents more than 18 percent
Cleveland (OH) Jewish News
added Jun 15, 2013 16:48

Ohio State considers 100% tobacco ban

Students, staff and faculty who are smokers at Ohio State might have to put away their cigarettes and lighters, as the university is considering moving to a 100 percent tobacco-free environment.
The Ohio State Lantern
added Oct 8, 2012 04:36

Bar carve-out sought after Ohio smoking ban upheld

An attorney who spearheaded an unsuccessful challenge to Ohio's smoking ban says he expects the fight to move now to the state Legislature.
AP - Associated Press
added May 24, 2012 01:51

[Ohio] Butts in Seats, Not the Ground: UA Goes Tobacco Free

on July 1, The University of Akron became a smoke and tobacco-free campus making it one of almost 2,000 college campuses across the United States that have instituted the same or similar policies. In Ohio, the University is joined by major learning instit
The Buchtelite (University of Akron)
added Aug 31, 2017 16:02

[Ohio] A new worry for smokers' families: 'thirdhand smoke'

Reynolds American Inc., the second-largest tobacco company in the United States, declined to comment on the study. The Altria Group, the leading U.S. cigarette manufacturer, did not respond to requests for comment. Miller is skeptical of the threat thir
USA Today
added Apr 17, 2017 18:32

[Ohio] Tobacco industry: Tax smokeless products based on weight

Monte Williams, representing the Altria Group and affiliates Philip Morris and U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Co., testified Wednesday before the Ohio 2020 Tax Policy Study Commission, a panel tasked with developing long-term state tax changes. Williams said th
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 3, 2016 17:57

[Ohio] Cleveland bans tobacco, e-cigarette sales to people under 21

Soon, smokers under the age of 21 will not be able to buy cigarettes, tobacco or other smoking products, including electronic cigarettes, in the city of Cleveland. City Council on Monday passed legislation banning the sale or distribution of the product
Cleveland (OH) Plain Dealer
added Dec 8, 2015 06:50
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