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[Oregon] The Dream of Social Smoking Is Alive at Flight Lounge

Flight Lounge—a new, tiny smoking lounge ...the concept is "to make a Portland version of an Amsterdam cafe," a no-frills spot to spend an afternoon sipping tea and using in-house equipment to smoke weed brought from the outside. Flynn owns the building,
Willamette Week
added Aug 8, 2018 19:38
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[Oregon] TOUGHER SMOKING BAN PASSES FOR DOWNTOWN EUGENE

Under the new law, smoking is prohibited in public places like Kesey Square, as well sidewalks and alleys. Businesses can ask the city manager for permission to opt out of the ban. Likewise, businesses outside the downtown core can apply for permission t
KEZI-TV (Eugene, OR)
added Jul 25, 2018 00:54
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[Oregon] Eugene council aids Fifth Street Public Market expansion

city councilors unanimously approved three actions Monday ... Lastly, the council expanded the city smoking ban to include downtown sidewalks, alleys and plazas adjacent to smoke-free private and public buildings, unless the property owner seeks city appr
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Jul 24, 2018 20:39
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Which Oregon counties have the most smokers?

Below is the percentage of adults in each Oregon county who said that they currently smoke cigarettes. The 36 counties are listed in order, from a high of more than 31 percent to a low of less than 9 percent. The data we used cover 2012 through 2015, so
The Oregonian
added Jul 19, 2018 21:54
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[Oregon] EUGENE CITY COUNCIL LOOKS INTO EXPANDING NO-SMOKING ZONE DOWNTOWN

Currently, the city ordinance does not allow smoking within 10 feet of any public doorway or within 25 feet of the entrance to government buildings throughout Eugene. The proposed ordinance would add to those restrictions. Staff with the city said if ap
KEZI-TV (Eugene, OR)
added Jul 11, 2018 02:20
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In Oregon, Workers Legally Protected Against Discrimination Include Off-Duty Smokers and Those with Bad Credit

"People who file a lawsuit,... people who lawfully use tobacco products during off-duty hours, those who oppose unsafe or unhealthy working conditions or who report healthcare violations are also protected." The Oregon Law Commission is curre
Willamette Week
added Jun 11, 2018 10:38
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[Oregon] $3 million lawsuit names teen motorist in fatal crash

The lawsuit states that Tobacco World and its owner, defendant Vishal Nisher, knew it was selling and profiting from nitrous oxide sales for illegitimate uses.
Portland (OR) Tribune
added Apr 14, 2018 01:37
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[Oregon] JARDINE: Secondhand Smoke and Mirrors

This article has been significantly updated to rectify false statements in its initial publication. The Mercury deeply regrets the errors, and thanks Dr. Matthew Springer of the University of California, San Francisco for providing correct information.
Portland (OR) Mercury
added Apr 5, 2018 03:20
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[Oregon] WE MESSED UP / RE: “Secondhand Smoke and Mirrors” [Cannabuzz, March 28]

Jardin's piece about cannabis studies conducted by Dr. Matthew L. Springer...The story contained major errors, and has been significantly revised online; the Mercury deeply regrets the errors, and thanks Dr. Springer for providing correct information.
Portland (OR) Mercury
added Apr 5, 2018 03:18
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[Oregon] Ad Campaign Corrects the Record on Tobacco Use

The Skanner was one of 50 newspapers in the country to receive the ads, and the only one in the state of Oregon; the new campaign includes a rollout of television ads as well. While the push to correct the record about the effects of tobacco use and to
The Skanner (Portland, OR; Seattle, WA)
added Mar 30, 2018 01:05
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