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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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[Oregon] Local companies supply e-cigarette 'juice'

ECBlend, Rogue Blends and Vapor Legends are three local businesses that have seen explosive growth in the "juices" that taste of chocolate, coffee and cherry with exotic names such as Dragon's Blood.
Medford (OR) Mail-Tribune
added Oct 13, 2013 13:20
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[Oregon] Cigarette prices will only keep going up

A few proposals being kicked around could drive that rate up further. Oregon HB 2456 would add an additional 10 cents per pack, and HB 2870 would remove the prohibition of taxes by Oregon counties on tobacco products, according to data supplied by Gasper
Medford (OR) Mail-Tribune
added Jul 7, 2013 11:26
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[Oregon] Susan Nielsen: Smoking may stink, but it packs a nostalgic punch

cigarettes get into your DNA. We can exile them, ban them, tax them and frown at them, but it will take a few more decades to escape their emotional hold. And it will be a long time before I can walk past a smoker downtown without breathing in, breathing
The Oregonian
added Jun 9, 2013 16:05
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Oregon Will Forbid Smoking When Kids are in the Car

Gov. John Kitzhaber will sign Senate Bill 444, which expands the state’s smoke-free zones to include private automobiles that carry children. Police will only be able to cite motorists who allegedly violate another traffic law.
The Lund Report
added Jun 5, 2013 10:05
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Smoke a Cigarette, Go To Jail: That's The Plan One Oregon Lawmaker Is Cooking Up

Greenlick is vacationing in New York, his legislative assistant, Autumn Shreve, informed us yesterday, and was unavailable to discuss his anti-smoking measure, which the Oregon Legislature may or may not address when its session convenes Feb. 4.
Seattle (WA) Weekly
added Jan 26, 2013 06:20
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[Minnesota, Oregon] Randomised clinical trial of snus versus medicinal nicotine among smokers interested in product switching [FREE FULL TEXT]

Snus performed similarly to nicotine gum in cigarette smokers who were interested in completely switching to these products, but was associated with less satisfaction and greater toxicant exposure than nicotine gum.
Tobacco Control
added May 20, 2015 06:04
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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Our View: E-cigarette bill is half right, half wrong

Keeping addictive substances known to be hazardous out of the hands of minors is common sense. But lawmakers should refrain from banning the use of a legal product they can't say is harmful to anyone other than the user until all the facts are in. Otherw
Medford (OR) Mail-Tribune
added May 16, 2015 12:37
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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Portland commissioners should say 'no' to the tobacco-ban herd

they should do what – sadly – counts these days as the weird thing: Challenge the conventional wisdom by asking how, exactly, tobacco users harm others in parks and on golf courses. If the best argument ban proponents can produce is that smokers look cool
The Oregonian
added Dec 19, 2014 16:33
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