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[Oregon, Washington] Vancouver Pushes for Pot Lounges to Get Around Smoking Ban

Vancouver weed businesses are pushing for pot lounges where tourists from out of state and abroad can smoke, a move that requires getting around the state's smoking ban. Washington's struggle for pot lounges could be a prelude to problems in Oregon if v
GoLocalPDX
added Oct 5, 2014 02:51
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[Oregon] Tobacco-use critics make one more pitch

Critics of tobacco use are making one more pitch for lawmakers to earmark a greater part of Oregon's share of the national tobacco settlement for programs aimed at prevention and cessation.
Salem (OR) Statesman-Journal
added Jun 12, 2013 13:37
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[Oregon] Portland State University's off-campus smoking ban

Just kidding! Mutual respect doesn't apply to smokers. Everyone knows that. Thus has PSU approached Portland Parks & Recreation about banning cancer sticks in the South Park Blocks in the middle the campus.
The Oregonian
added Aug 2, 2012 07:38
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[Oregon] Smoker Saves Empty Cigarette Packs

every time Hodges smoked, she saved at least a pack a day for six years, stocking up more than 2,000 Camel containers. "You don't realize how much, and then you're like 'God I smoke that much'," Hodges said. This is the first time Hodges has seen the st
KEZI-TV (Eugene, OR)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:16
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Oregon Nurses Take On Big Tobacco

The Oregon Nurses Association says there's a reason: the tobacco industry spending heavily to influence laws and policies in the state. ONA points to Oregon's low cigarette tax as one example. A pair of association reps join us to flesh out details o
KSOR - Jefferson Public Radio, Southern Oregon University (SOU)
added Jul 12, 2017 03:39
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[Oregon] PSU wins $3.5 million to study e-cigarettes

Portland State University will lead a large-scale study into the health effects of e-cigarettes..."We will be employing more researchers and studying the vast array of e-cigarette devices and..." The Food and Drug Administration...is providing funding
The Oregonian
added Sep 13, 2015 12:29
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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Regulate e-cigarettes

In light of the Oregon Legislature’s disappointing failure to approve even moderate restrictions on electronic cigarettes in this year’s session, local governments, including Lane County, should fill the regulatory void with bans on the sale and marketing
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jul 24, 2014 10:53
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[Oregon] MARILYN C. PEARSON and LAURA GRANDIN v. PHILIP MORRIS, INC. (PDF)

the trial court's denial of plaintiffs' alternative motion for certification of an issue class was based on the erroneous conclusion that litigation of each of the three elements of plaintiffs' claims--an unlawful trade practice, causation, and damages--w
Oregon Judicial Department
added Jun 20, 2013 17:23
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EDITORIAL: Oregon should scrap latest anti-tobacco proposal

Should this measure pass, nicotine will be reclassified as a Schedule III drug in Oregon ... Nothing about this bill ... strikes us as anything but fat-headed.
Longview (WA) Daily News
added Jan 29, 2013 13:58
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[Oregon] Addiction and Mental Health Facilities Stay Away from Tobacco

In 2014, 70 percent of the 86 facilities reporting said that tobacco is not used on their properties – a big shift from 2010 when only 15 percent had indicated so. The big jump in addictions and mental health facilities going tobacco-free shows “quite a
The Lund Report
added Aug 1, 2016 21:46
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