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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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[Ohio] Council split on tobacco ban

TIPP CITY — With a tied vote due to an absent city council member, Tipp City council failed to pass legislation designating tobacco-free zones...The changes would have prohibited smoking, chewing or vaping tobacco in city-governed areas that are used for
Troy (OH) Daily News
added Nov 9, 2017 04:10
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[Ohio] Skill game parlors rack up fines for smoking

Courtney Myers, an inspector and sanitarian for the county health department, said repeated, escalating fines are failing to deter many skill game customers and employees from illegally smoking inside the businesses. The top violator is Redemption Skill
Canton (OH) Repository
added Oct 27, 2017 22:16
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[Ohio] Rio playground declared no smoking zone

“The Gallia County Health Department’s Tobacco Use Prevention and Cessation Program has partnered with the mayor and Village of Rio Grande to adopt and implement ‘Young Lungs at Play’ tobacco free playground policy at Rio Grande Memorial park,’” said Gal
Gallipolis (OH) Tribune
added Oct 27, 2017 17:06
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[Ohio] VIDEO: Dad sues Hoover High School over son’s football suspension

The father of a local football player is taking his son's high school to court, claiming his suspension from the team is too harsh. The student was benched for the rest of the season for having an electronic cigarette on school grounds.
WJW Fox8 (Cleveland, OH)
added Oct 27, 2017 16:43
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[Ohio] Dad sues North Canton Schools over son’s football suspension

A Stark County Common Pleas judge could decide this week whether a Hoover High School football player is eligible to play for the rest of the season after he violated North Canton City Schools’ rules against tobacco use.
Canton (OH) Repository
added Oct 26, 2017 17:26
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[Ohio] Lakemore council hears legislation to make recreation areas smoke free

Village Council members heard a first read for an ordinance that would make the recreation areas smoke free during the Oct. 2 council meeting. The ordinance states it is committed to providing safe and healthy environments for children. The purposes list
The Suburbanite
added Oct 18, 2017 22:21
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[Ohio] STEMMLER: MIAMI IS NOT A TOBACCO FREE UNIVERSITY

I loved the idea of having a tobacco free campus, but if there is no entity to enforce that rule, then there should at least be the infrastructure to support it. If stopping students and staff from smoking altogether doesn’t work, designated smoking zone
The Miami Student (Miami University, Oxford, OH)
added Oct 17, 2017 13:38
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Man Tells Ohio High Court Expert Testimony Meets Causation Standard

An expert’s testimony that asbestos and tobacco use both substantially contributed to a man’s lung cancer easily meets Ohio’s causation standard and does not require review, a man argues to the Ohio Supreme Court in a Sept. 27 brief (Kevin E. Howell v. Co
Lexis Nexis
added Sep 30, 2017 23:39
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[Ohio] University of Findlay works to become a tobacco-free campus

is working to join the growing number of colleges and universities that want to make their campus tobacco free. The university has received a grant from the American Cancer Society to fund an initiative to establish a new tobacco free policy on campus.
WTOL-TV (Toledo, OH)
added Sep 20, 2017 22:50
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