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[Oregon] GORDON: E-cigs still surrounded by smoke

E-cigs may seem futuristic, clean and tasty, but they have the potential to cause serious harm to the body over time. Only time will tell.
Salem (OR) Statesman-Journal
added Oct 28, 2013 03:23
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[Oregon] Editorial: Smoke 'em if you've got 'em on the beach

“If we can accomplish those goals without a rule that would be difficult to enforce, we should try that first,” said a spokesman for the Parks and Recreation Department, and we wish that sentiment were more common in government.
Corvallis (OR) Gazette-Times
added Nov 10, 2014 23:39
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[Oregon] Why pot legalization advocates should oppose tobacco tax hike: Editorial Agenda 2014

Yes, advocates of marijuana legalization, we're talking about you. You should care about House Bill 4129, sponsored by Rep. Brian Clem, D-Salem, because you're bound to be similarly targeted within a few years of legalization.
The Oregonian
added Feb 2, 2014 00:16
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[Oregon] U.S. top court rejects Philip Morris appeal of judgment in smoker's death

By rejecting the cigarette maker's appeal, the high court left in place a July 2015 Oregon Court of Appeals ruling...Michelle Schwarz began smoking in 1964 at age 18 and tried but failed to quit numerous times before switching in 1976 to the company's Me
Reuters
added May 16, 2016 15:01
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$25 million isn't too much to punish Philip Morris for Oregon smoker's death, court rules

Philip Morris USA has vast wealth and a Portland jury that awarded $25 million in punitive damages to a dead smoker's family acted reasonably to send a message to the cigarette maker for its reprehensible way of conducting business, the Oregon Court of Ap
The Oregonian
added Jul 16, 2015 11:27
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[California, Oregon] Legislative Action Center!

S. 772 - "Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2013" Call Your Senator to URGE SUPPORT! Protect the premium cigar retail industry!
IPCPR: International Premium Cigar & Pipe Retailers Association
added Jul 15, 2013 12:01
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[Oregon] House near Mapleton burns after oxygen tank explodes

A woman burned when she accidentally set off the blast escapes with her grandson’s aid
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jul 3, 2013 11:37
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Oregon Court of Appeals revives low-tar cigarette lawsuit that could be worth $1 billion

The Oregon Court of Appeals Wednesday breathed new life into a lawsuit filed by two Portland-area women who want the money they spent on lower tar cigarettes back -- claiming cigarette maker Philip Morris long misrepresented the cigarettes as less harmfu
The Oregonian
added Jun 19, 2013 23:17
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[Oregon] Greenlick Files Bill to Make Cigarettes a Prescription-Only Drug

Rep. Mitch Greenlick (D-Portland), filed a bill that would put nicotine in the same category as ketamine, and would make having the addictive substance without a doctor’s note a crime.
Willamette Week
added Jan 23, 2013 17:05
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[Oregon] Mills: UO should lift the smoking ban

they should be aware of the continual consequences that the ban has on campus life. At the very least, they should provide a legitimate area for people to go to indulge in a much-needed cigarette after a long and stressful day at school.
Oregon Daily Emerald (U of Oregon, Eugene)
added Nov 11, 2013 19:39
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