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[Oklahoma] E-cigarette battery cause for bomb scare at OKC apartment

Authorities said the bomb scare at an Oklahoma City apartment complex Tuesday morning was because of an issue with a lithium battery from a e-cigarette. One woman was taken to the hospital and is in good condition.
KFOR-TV NewsChannel 4 (Oklahoma City, OK)
added Apr 17, 2013 13:17
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[Oklahoma] State, Tribe ink compacts on tobacco, burn bans

At a Capitol ceremony Monday, Governor Mary Fallin and Kaw Nation Chairman Guy Munroe signed compacts concerning tobacco taxes and burn bans.
Miami (OK) News-Record
added Mar 14, 2013 15:50
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Oklahoma bill limits youth access to e-cigarettes

Senate approved a bill Wednesday to prevent youth access to electronic cigarettes and limit the tax that can be imposed on the devices. ... "Trojan horse legislation," and voiced concern that it sets a statutory cap on the taxes that can be imposed on a w
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 7, 2013 04:21
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[Oklahoma] Culture of tobacco: Prevention, education key to curtail cigarette smoking

Tobacco use is an epidemic, said the CDC. The epidemic continues because youth and young adults begin to use — and become addicted to — cigarettes and smokeless tobacco products, even though there are numerous warnings.
Enid (OK) News & Eagle
added Jan 6, 2013 15:06
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[Oklahoma] Top 5 Recipients @ tobaccomoney.com

New website tobaccomoney.com highlights campaign contributions and gifts from tobacco lobbyists to members of the Oklahoma State Legislator. Here is a listing of some of the websites top 5 recipients:
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Oct 25, 2012 07:31
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RODU: Louisville professor: Smoke-free option is one Oklahoma should consider to reduce tobacco harm

A quit-smoking strategy with “the potential to save millions of lives” will be the subject of an Oklahoma legislative hearing Wednesday. . . . Quit tobacco or die, the simplistic position of prohibitionists, contributes to the horrible death toll among
The Oklahoman
added Sep 29, 2012 14:50
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[Oklahoma] EDITORIAL: More bans on tobacco use

The statewide ban on use of tobacco products on state property and in state vehicles began this week. It follows, by a month, a similar ban on the University of Oklahoma campus. . . . We commend the action and that of OU President David Boren and the OU
Norman (OK) Transcript
added Aug 7, 2012 14:09
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TOBACCO v. STATE OF OKLAHOMA: APPLICATION TO ASSUME ORIGINAL ,JURISDICTION AND PETITION FOR DECLARATORY RELIEF AND WRITS OF PROHIBITION AND/OR MANDAMUS (PDF)

DECLARATORY RELIEF GRANTED. SECTIONS 2, 7, 8, AND 9 OF SB 845 ARE UNCONSTITUTIONAL. Combs, C.J., Gurich, V.C.J., Kauger, Winchester, Edmondson, Rei±: and Wyrick, JJ., concur. Watt and Colbert, JJ., concur in part and dissent in part.
TownNews.com
added Aug 13, 2017 02:59
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[Oklahoma] OSMA supports tobacco fee passed by legislatures

The Oklahoma State Medical Association, which is 4,000 doctors in the state, support the $1.50 tobacco fee. They're saying it's a public health benefit. The supreme court will hear from OSMA, the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, American Cancer Society Ca
KOKH FOX25 (Oklahoma City, OK)
added Jul 23, 2017 20:00
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[Oklahoma] Capitol Insider: What Happens If The Supreme Court Finds The Cigarette Fee Unconstitutional?

the Alcoholic Beverage Law Enforcement Commission, the Oklahoma Health Care Authority, the Department of Human Services and the Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. If the court finds the fee unconstitutional, those agencies will los
KGOU Radio (Norman, OK)
added Jun 17, 2017 14:15
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