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[Ohio] Grant to help with park upgrades, healthy living

”We had one year from September 2016 to September 2017 for people to be allowed to smoke inside their apartments, giving residents one year to quit smoking,” Amerine said, noting educational presentations and resources working with Mercy Health were prov
Warren (OH) Tribune Chronicle
added Jan 16, 2018 15:24
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OBITUARIES Thomas Luken, Veteran Ohio Democrat, Is Dead at 92

Luken found a major issue in the late 1980s: the power of tobacco companies. “He had lost three siblings to lung cancer,” Charlie Luken said, “and he took on Big Tobacco full throttle.” Mr. Luken introduced legislation that would have prohibited the sal
New York Times
added Jan 14, 2018 15:57
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[Ohio] Lorain housing agency works to get people to quit smoking

John Frederick Oberlin Homes hosted a session Jan. 10 to help people quit smoking. The Oberlin Homes, 138 S. Main St., is owned by Lorain Metropolitan Housing Authority, or LMHA. The Housing Authority addressed a policy in May 2017 that all LMHA owned/
Lorain (OH) Morning Journal
added Jan 12, 2018 21:57
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[Ohio] Springfield trustees ban smoking at recreational areas

After hearing a presentation by Summit County Public Health Creating Healthy Communities, Springfield Township trustees approved a policy that bans smoking of any kind in recreational areas of the township.
The Suburbanite
added Dec 29, 2017 21:18
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Asbestos Company Says Ohio Law Requires Tobacco Users To Prove They Aren’t Smokers

Only by requiring those who use to tobacco products to submit medical reports indicating whether they qualify as “smokers” can Ohio courts give the General Assembly’s choice of words meaning, a company told the Ohio Supreme Court on Dec. 22 (Bobby Turner,
Lexis Nexis
added Dec 28, 2017 22:59
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Stop smoking before it starts

Toledo City Council is wisely considering raising the tobacco purchase age to 21. It should be a simple decision that would mirror action taken by nine other cities in Ohio, including Cleveland and Columbus.
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Dec 20, 2017 19:14
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Report suggests Ohio could do better with smoking education

“Ohio received $1.3 billion in tobacco revenue this year but only spent $12.5 million, that’s less than one percent on tobacco prevention and cessation programs,” said John Schachter, with Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids. That lack of spending puts Ohio
WKBN 27/FOX 17/62 (Youngstown, OH)
added Dec 15, 2017 20:31
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[Ohio] Man Says Asbestos Law Doesn’t Require Medical Opinion On ‘Smoker’ Status ($$)

Requiring every asbestos lung cancer plaintiff who ever smoked tobacco to provide a medical expert opinion that the person doesn’t qualify as a “smoker” would produce absurd results, burden nonsmokers and is at odds with a decade of precedent and the law’
Lexis Nexis
added Dec 13, 2017 13:38
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[Ohio] Dublin is latest city to raise tobacco limit to 21

Nearly one year after Columbus City Council passed a proposal raising the age to purchase tobacco from 18 to 21, another city is following suit. The city of Dublin raised the ago for tobacco sales, a move supported by Franklin County Health Commissioner
WBNS-10TV CBS (Columbus, OH)
added Dec 8, 2017 22:40
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[Ohio] Wrongful death lawsuit filed after fatal accident names Fostoria driver

The lawsuit accuses Bowling of turning his head away from the freeway and upcoming traffic and looking into a box on his passenger’s seat for a can of chewing tobacco.
Tiffin (OH) Advertiser-Tribune
added Dec 5, 2017 23:20
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