Headlines Tagged with Oregon — 2,888 headlines found
Although some lawmakers objected to Oregon going too far to police personal conduct, Rep. Jim Thompson, R-Dallas, said the state is right to protect chlldren from second-hand smoke in such closed quarters.
Dec 29, 2013 The Oregonian
added Dec 29, 2013 10:39
The obit noted, with what I perceived as family pride, that at age 90, the decedent was still a smoker. ... Was the statement a claim that tobacco aided in her longevity? Or at the very least, didn’t hinder it any? Or that she was just someone with the w
Aug 23, 2013 Albany (OR) Democrat-Herald
added Aug 24, 2013 11:38
Tobacco clearly takes a significant toll on the lives of Americans, causing 450,000 premature deaths a year, and some say cigarettes should be banned.
Jan 24, 2013 Mother Nature Network (blog)
added Jan 26, 2013 06:25
Starting Jan. 1, tobacco use won't be allowed on state property, including parking lots, porches and other outdoor areas.
Dec 18, 2012 The Oregonian
added Dec 31, 2012 11:22
Statewide, 16.3 percent of Oregon adults smoke cigarettes. In Klamath County, 24 percent of adults smoke. All this smoking has helped make Klamath County one of the most unhealthy counties in the state. In 2012, Klamath County ranked 31 out of 33 count
Dec 28, 2012 Klamath Falls (OR) Herald & News
added Dec 28, 2012 05:43
[Oregon] Portland State researcher: Seniors with serious illness find smoking, drinking tough habits to break
A recent study of adults age 50 to 85 found that only 19 percent of those diagnosed with lung disease quit smoking within two years. The research, led by Portland State University professor Jason Newsom, also showed that the vast majority of older adults
Aug 8, 2012 The Oregonian blogs
added Aug 12, 2012 19:25
Kitzhaber signed an executive order Thursday creating a single no-smoking, no-tobacco policy for state government.
Aug 3, 2012 The Oregonian
added Aug 3, 2012 08:43
Oregon Governor Kate Brown And Community Partners Celebrate 20 Years Of State Tobacco Prevention Achievements At Salem Event
Oregon Governor Kate Brown and the Oregon Health Authority (OHA) held a news conference and celebration this morning in Salem to mark 20 years of tobacco prevention successes in Oregon. OHA also announced their state tobacco prevention strategies moving f
May 19, 2017 Public.
added May 20, 2017 15:36
The high court wasn't swayed by Philip Morris’ argument that Oregon’s partial retrial system had deprived it of its right to due process after an Oregon appellate court threw out the first jury’s $150 million punitive damage verdict — which was mostly fo
May 16, 2016 Law360
added May 16, 2016 18:40
Oregon's main lobbying entity on tobacco issues, Altria Client Services, has given more than $83,200 to candidates or campaign committees since Oct. 6, campaign finance reports show. More than half — some $43,000 — has gone to a political action committe
Nov 16, 2015 The Oregonian
added Nov 16, 2015 21:41