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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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Ohio Health Groups Celebrate Big Tobacco Coming Clean

Ohio's smoking rate of 21 percent is higher than the national average of 15 percent, and the tobacco industry spends about $460 million a year marketing its products in Ohio. Stephens says even though science supports the dangers of smoking, efforts to
WCSM Radio (Celina, OH)
added Nov 28, 2017 17:03
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[Ohio] Avon Lake to consider citywide smoking ban

At a Nov. 20 work session, Avon Lake City Council heard a presentation from Erin R. Murphy representing the Lorain County General Health District outlining the negative health effects of tobacco use and how Lorain County has responded. Murphy, a program
Lorain (OH) Morning Journal
added Nov 21, 2017 13:24
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[Ohio] Should Springfield ban smoking in cars with kids?

But the idea of stricter smoking laws isn’t entirely foreign in Springfield. In 2016, the Clark County Combined Health District released their Community Health Improvement Plan, which outlined a proposal to increase the minimum smoking age in Springfield
Springfield (OH) News-Sun
added Nov 18, 2017 22:04
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[Ohio] VIDEO: Hilliard bans smoking in parks, and city-owned properties

ty Council says it’s now illegal to smoke at city-owned buildings and parks. The decision came down just this week, but some aren’t happy with the new change. Veronica Ridenour manages Bucks Carryout and Smoke Shop. “Infringing on my rights. I am a non-
nbc4i (Dublin, OH)
added Nov 15, 2017 22:05
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[Ohio] Hilliard passes ordinance to ban smoking and use of tobacco products in public parks

Hilliard City Council voted to prohibit smoking and the use of tobacco products in public parks and on premises of city-owned buildings Monday night. City leaders said the decision was made to promote and support the health and wellbeing of Hilliard resid
WSYX ABC 6 (Columbus, OH)
added Nov 15, 2017 02:07
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[Ohio] Lung cancer awareness the focus of upcoming Springfield dinner program

Tying in with Lung Cancer Awareness Month, the Mercy Health Springfield Regional Cancer Center will “Shine a Light on Lung Cancer” with a free dinner and discussion event, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Cancer Center, 148 W. North St.
Springfield (OH) News-Sun
added Nov 12, 2017 20:48
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[Ohio] Asbestos Law Mandates Medical Expert Weigh In On ‘Smoker’ Status, Company Says ($$)

The law clearly requires those bringing asbestos-related lung cancer claims to submit a medical expert’s opinion regarding whether the plaintiff qualifies as a smoker of tobacco products, language intended to prioritize asbestos lung cancer claims and ins
Lexis Nexis
added Nov 9, 2017 05:05
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