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[Oregon] Another option for smokers

Vape Crusader shop owner Jason Weber of Roseburg is passionate about one thing: helping people quit smoking cigarettes and chewing tobacco. Weber, now 32, smoked a pack of cigarettes daily for 14 years and attributes his quitting tobacco to the practice
Roseburg (OR) News-Review
added Feb 25, 2016 05:01

[Oregon] Eugene parks proposed as no-smoking, no-fly zones

The comment period closes March 3. With the proposed smoking ban, Eugene would join other cities in Lane County that have snuffed out tobacco use at their parks. The cities of Cottage Grove and Veneta, and the Willamalane Park and Recreation District, w
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Feb 19, 2016 16:46

[Oregon, Washington] Editorial: Raise smoking age from 18 to 21

teenage tobacco addictions are difficult to kick and lead to lifetimes of adverse health consequences. Some in Washington state are trying to raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21, a step that should be adopted by Oregon and throughout the nation.
Daily Astorian (Astoria, OR)
added Feb 18, 2016 22:54

[Oregon] Philip Morris USA Inc., Petitioner v. Paul Scott Schwarz, Personal Representative of the Estate of Michelle Schwarz

Proceedings and Orders Feb 10 2016 Petition for a writ of certiorari filed.
Supreme Court of the United States
added Feb 13, 2016 17:38

Oregon standoff ends after 41 days with dramatic surrender

Fry sounded alternately defiant and tormented during the rambling final call, veering from rants about the federal government to his thoughts on UFOs. He surrendered after taking a final cigarette and cookie and asking his mediators to shout "Hallelujah.
added Feb 12, 2016 19:35

[Oregon] Coalition seeks to raise legal tobacco age

The coalition wants state lawmakers to raise the legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21 in an effort to keep it out of high schools. The Institute of Medicine projects that law change would reduce smoking by about 25 percent among 15- to 17-year-olds.
Portland (OR) Tribune
added Feb 3, 2016 14:45

AUDIO: Oregon Lawmaker Wants To License Tobacco Retailers

Oregon is the only Northwest state that doesn't require businesses selling tobacco products to be licensed. One lawmaker is introducing a bill that would change that. Democratic Senator Laurie Monnes Anderson said as a public health nurse, she's seen the
KLCC (Eugene OR)
added Jan 13, 2016 07:04

[Oregon] Law aims to curb smoking by kids

Beginning Jan. 1, Oregonians may not smoke, aerosolize or vaporize any inhalant in workplaces, restaurants, bars and other indoor public spaces in Oregon. The Indoor Clean Air Act (ICAA) prohibits smoking, but also bans the use of inhalant delivery system
St. Helens (OR) Chronicle
added Jan 8, 2016 21:49

[Oregon] Vapor lock: New law bans use of e-cigarettes indoors in public places

Ridley, now owner of two Eugene vapor bars, is in a situation laced with irony — he opened his second store to the general public on Jan. 1, the same day e-cigarettes fall under the Clean Air Act, and Oregonians are no longer able to vape in indoor publi
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jan 2, 2016 16:40

Oregon Bans Cannabis Cafés Starting January 1

I just received an email from Madeline Martinez, the proprietress of the World Famous Cannabis Café here in Portland, Oregon. “OHA [Oregon Health Authority] stopped by to inform us that, effective January 2016 we will no longer be allowed to consume indo
Marijuana Politics
added Dec 3, 2015 00:06
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