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KRISTOF: Kids Behind Bars

I’ve become particularly impressed by the power of early interventions, even in utero. For example, smoking during pregnancy approximately doubles the risk that the child, if a boy, will be incarcerated decades later as an adult (that seems to be because
New York Times Blogs
added Jun 30, 2014 01:29
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[Washington] Family wants 376852 packs of cigarettes taken in Puyallup raid returned

Nearly six years after state Liquor Control Board agents raided an Indian smoke shop in Puyallup, relatives of the shop’s owner are still fighting to get 376,852 packs of cigarettes back. The owner of the store, a Quinault Indian named Edward Comenout, h
Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added May 31, 2014 23:59
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Teen E-Cigarette Use a Growing Concern for Parents, School Officials

High schools across the country are cracking down on the latest trend in teenage substance abuse – using e-cigarettes, otherwise known as "vaping." "My students say they are fun and you can do tricks with them, blowing O's and smoke rings and doing part
U.S. News & World Report
added May 27, 2014 09:40
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[France] Smoking Around Bébé: Things Parisians Do That Stun New Yorkers. And Vice Versa. - The Cut

Fashionable, slim young parents (and they often are quite young, under 30, supported generously by the French government in their parenting) smoking outdoors in the presence of their babies or children. Ask Parisians about this and they’ll think you’re ex
New York Magazine
added May 15, 2014 13:11
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[Tennessee] Putnam putting tobacco settlement funds to use

Ready to put $58,000 — Putnam County's share of the national Tobacco Master Settlement Agreement of 1998 ... “It’s been used by different states in different ways, but this year the state of Tennessee has decided to turn this money back into prevention
Cookeville (TN) Herald Citizen
added Mar 23, 2014 11:43
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[Florida] Na Na Nana Na Na: Hey, mom, I got cigarettes anyway

What a drag it must be when you're not only tied to your momma's apron stings, but also her purse strings --- at age 23. Joshua David Mitchell allegedly tried to pull a fast one on a Panhandle Walmart by conning them out of a gift card to buy some smokes
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Mar 18, 2014 15:56
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[Ireland] Tobacco tax 'forcing low-income people to go without food'

Labour TD Kevin Humphreys said the rise in the price of cigarettes in shops was forcing people to either buy smuggled or counterfeit products or go without essential items.
Irish Times (ie)
added Sep 13, 2013 14:40
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Women who smoke during pregnancy are more likely to have sons with a low sperm count

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 8, 2013 09:36
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[New York] LETTER: Tobacco does not promote healthy families

Dollar General and Family Dollar are entities that cater to those who look to save money by spending less. But now that they are selling cigarettes, does this not speak volumes about their focus on profit, not the health and well-being of their customers?
Gloversville (NY) Leader-Herald
added Apr 29, 2013 13:54
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[UK] There's no smoke...

Alison Green looks at how smoking is now being cited in child custody cases around the world and what implication this had for the UK.
Inside Divorce (uk)
added Apr 19, 2013 14:43
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