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Readers Respond to the Editorial Series on Marijuana

“We are now waking up to the serious consequences of tobacco use. ..." Readers were also concerned about the possibility that the end of prohibition would create a Big Cannabis industry in the vein of Big Tobacco.
New York Times Blogs
added Jul 31, 2014 08:48
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[UK] Two in five doctors want e-cigs regulated, survey shows

Forty percent of medics think the products should only be sold through pharmacies
WalesOnline (uk)
added Jul 30, 2014 19:35
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SIEGEL: Electronic Cigarette Opponents Continue to Misrepresent the Science to Support their Positions

the director of the Georgia Regents University Cancer Center warns of many potential public health hazards... By misrepresenting the results of the science, the article is able to provide seeming scientific support for its unfounded assertion that e-cigar
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jul 30, 2014 13:29
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Americans Favor Ban on Smoking in Public, but Not Total Ban

A majority of Americans, 56%, are in favor of making smoking in public places illegal. This is in line with what Gallup has measured since 2011. By contrast, until 2008, Gallup found most Americans were opposed to a ban on smoking in public places, with a
Gallup Organization
added Jul 30, 2014 06:24
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The Readers' Forum: Sunday letters: What’s Next?

A Florida jury awards damages amounting to $23.6 billion from the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. to Cynthia Robinson, the widow of a smoker. What’s next? We'll run your responses later this week.
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Jul 29, 2014 01:13
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Readers Respond to the Editorial Series on Marijuana

John Smith of New York, for example, wrote: “We are now waking up to the serious consequences of tobacco use...." ...Readers were also concerned about the possibility that the end of prohibition would create a Big Cannabis industry in the vein of Big Toba
New York Times Blogs
added Jul 29, 2014 00:29
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MYERS: Taxes on cigarettes help reduce number of smokers

As the scientific evidence and even the new Gallup poll show, such tax increases will impact the behavior of large numbers of smokers, saving many from a premature death.
The Hill
added Jul 28, 2014 23:42
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[Alaska] Hometown U: The students behind the smoke-free campus initiative

With the majority student voice known, Chancellor Tom Case has asked faculty and staff leaders to poll their constituents at the start of the new academic year. This student initiative would change current policy, which allows anyone to light up outdoors
Anchorage (AK) Daily News
added Jul 28, 2014 22:36
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Should We Ban Smoking on Oregon's Beaches?

The department says it prefers to educate, rather than punish, beach goers, and hopes to only issue citations to repeat smoking offenders. Do you think banning smoking on Oregon beaches is necessary?
Portland (OR) Monthly
added Jul 28, 2014 22:02
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NEWPORT: Smoking and Drinking in America Today

Gallup’s annual Consumption poll, conducted in July of each year, provides fascinating updates on Americans' smoking and drinking habits...We have been presenting the results on Gallup.com in recent days, and will be presenting more results going forwar
Gallup Organization
added Jul 28, 2014 21:17
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