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[Pennsylvania] Prof who went on plane rant no longer teaching

The Penn State Abington professor who lit a cigarette on a plane and went on an hours-long rant about U.S.-Venezuela relations is no longer teaching, but remains employed by the university, a university spokeswoman said Thursday.
Philly blogs
added Mar 28, 2015 07:06
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[Pennsylvania] Uniontown, Mon Valley hospitals tighten no-tabacco policies

Along with Monongahela Valley Hospital, which enacted a tobacco-free policy last year, Uniontown Hospital is falling in line with other regional health care systems prohibiting the use of all tobacco-related products on their properties.
Pittsburgh (PA) Tribune-Review
added Mar 21, 2015 19:37
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Ban tobacco at all playgrounds

All communities in Bradford County that have playgrounds should adopt and enforce a tobacco-free policy. Children deserve to play in fresh air not polluted by nearby smoke. Designating playgrounds as tobacco-free zones and enforcing the program will help
Towanda (PA) Daily Review
added Mar 18, 2015 14:50
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[Venezuela, Florida, Pennsylvania] Penn State Abington Professor Speaks Out About Her Miami Arrest

A sociologist always thinks in terms of symbols. And every revolutionary I know smokes. It was identifying with the revolutionary cause. And then, beyond that, it is a symbol that the United States is a smoking gun. The action was necessary. They are goin
Philadelphia Magazine
added Mar 18, 2015 13:58
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[Pennsylvania] Smoking banned at playgrounds in Bradford County's county parks

At their most recent meeting, the Bradford County commissioners passed a resolution banning people from smoking at the playgrounds in Sunfish Pond County Park, Larnard-Hornbrook County Park, and Mt. Pisgah County Park.
Towanda (PA) Daily Review
added Mar 17, 2015 11:18
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[Venezuela, Florida, Pennsylvania] VIDEO: Woman Arrested For Smoking, Ranting On Plane Explains Herself

she returned home to Pennsylvania, where she spoke to CBS4 News’ Lauren Pastrana by phone. “I was speaking loudly, that’s often interpreted as yelling when a woman speaks loudly....Every other revolutionary smokes. Fidel, Daniel Ortega, Tomas Borge, Che G
CBS Local CBS4/TV33
added Mar 16, 2015 23:47
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[Venezuela, Pennsylvania] Revealed: Woman who lit a cigarette on American Airlines plane and ranted about Obama is a Penn State PROFESSOR - who wrote her PhD thesis on hysterical women

Dr Karen Halnon, 52, was arrested at Miami International Airport Saturday Was booked for disorderly conduct after smoking and ranting / Shouted about her love of Hugo Chavez and 'accused Obama of murder' / Halnon teaches sociology, and PhD thesis was abo
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 16, 2015 23:36
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[Pennsylvania] EDITORIAL: Blowing smoke: Restrictions on e-cigarettes are long overdue

It’s time for the FDA and Pennsylvania lawmakers to stop blowing smoke and act. Electronic cigarettes, introduced five years ago, are hawked as a healthier alternative to smoking. For adults addicted to regular cigarettes, e-cigs can be useful in helping
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Mar 8, 2015 16:26
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[Pennsylvania] Cigar tax in Pa. 2015 budget would drive out cigar industry, businessman says

Zimmerman, owner of The Tobacco Company, a premium cigar outlet, is concerned that Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed 2015 state budget would do just that. Under Wolf's proposed $30 billion state spending plan, cigars would be taxed at 40 percent of the wholesale
Harrisburg (PA) Patriot-News
added Mar 8, 2015 09:41
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[Pennsylvania] As FDA readies plan on e-cigarettes, experts and vapers debate best approach

At the meeting of the Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco, many were speculating about if, when and how the federal government might regulate electronic cigarettes. FDA officials say they are working to make an announcement by June on the plan t
WHYY (Philadelphia, PA)
added Mar 8, 2015 09:02
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