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[Oregon] EDITORIAL: Make marijuana accommodation at coastal accommodations

hotels, motels and other inns cling to policies designed for cigarette, cigar and pipe smokers. But that leaves those who want to relax and enjoy marijuana out on a limb. We believe space should be set aside to allow recreational users to safely use thes
Salem (OR) Statesman-Journal
added Aug 3, 2017 00:40
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[Oregon] Reminders Of Tobacco Ban Being Posted In Lane County Parks

“There are no plans to enforce with fines this year," Ashbridge tells KLCC. "Although we will have that option next summer, but that’s really a last resort for us. We’re really hoping just through education and friendly reminders to get compliance fr
KLCC (Eugene OR)
added Aug 3, 2017 00:40
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[Oregon] MERKLEY STATEMENT ON FDA DELAY OF E-CIGARETTE REGULATIONS

we were hoping to hear a strong plan from the FDA today. “Unfortunately, the FDA instead announced that it will allow e-cigarette products, largely aimed at children, to remain on the market for five more years with very little regulation. “According t
US Senator Jeff Merkley (D-OR)
added Aug 1, 2017 00:44
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[Oregon] Bureaucrat’s women-only smoking ban ruffles feathers in 1967

A brave man (Editorial) The bureaucrat in Salem who banned smoking on the job for some 25 female employees of the Oregon State Board of Control may deserve some sort of recognition for bravery....is clearly in a battle he has little chance of winning.
The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added Jul 31, 2017 13:04
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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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No buying tobacco under the age of 21, Oregon lawmakers decide

Oregon is about to become the third state in the nation to raise the age for buying tobacco products, following a 39-to-20 vote in the Oregon House on Thursday. The Senate passed the measure in March, 19 to 8. Senate Bill 754 was scheduled to return to
WUSA 9 CBS (Washington, DC)
added Jul 12, 2017 03:00
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Oregon Legislature Raises Tobacco Sales Age to 21, Bill Awaits Governor's Signature

Brodell, Western Regional Director of the Preventing Tobacco Addiction Foundation. "In Oregon, alcohol and recreational marijuana sales are already set at age 21. Tobacco, which kills almost 500,000 Americans each year, is clearly more dangerous to kids.
PR Newswire
added Jul 8, 2017 17:09
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VIDEO: Central Oregonians react to higher tobacco sales age

Smokers between 18 and 21 soon will have to find a new outlet to get their nicotine fix, as Oregon is one step away from from raising the legal age for purchasing cigarettes and tobacco products. Senate Bill 754, which is headed to the governor's desk, w
KTVZ Channel 21 (Bend, OR)
added Jul 8, 2017 15:21
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Oregon raises smoking age to 21, joining California, Hawaii as only states to do so

“This is really important because we know 95 percent of lifetime smokers start before age 21 and by removing tobacco from peer groups in high schools, we’re ensuring that young people have a lesser likelihood of knowing someone over the age of 21, and wi
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Jul 8, 2017 14:51
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Oregon Will Be Third State to Raise Tobacco Age to 21

The Oregon vote provides a big boost for the growing, nationwide movement to increase the tobacco age to 21 to prevent kids from using tobacco, save lives and make the next generation tobacco-free. Tobacco 21 laws have also been enacted by at least 250 ci
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jul 8, 2017 02:08
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