Headlines Tagged with Pennsylvania — 5,241 headlines found
As students and staff have begun to get comfortable with the new school year, the Public Safety Department has created a new smoking policy that is now in effect.
Sep 17, 2012 The Globe (Point Park University)
added Sep 18, 2012 14:49
It looks like a flash drive, but it’s really full of nicotine. And now, it’s taking the vape industry by storm — or up in smoke. The JUUL vaporizer has exploded in popularity this year, and as a result, has garnered the attention of school administrato
Dec 15, 2017 Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Dec 15, 2017 03:17
Police say two men sold untaxed cigarettes in Luzerne and Columbia Counties. Police say the two would meet at a Weis parking lot here in the Back Mountain, and then drive to the Tonawanda Reservation near Buffalo, New York. Then, after buying up huge quan
Apr 25, 2017 WOLF FOX56 (Wilkes-Barre, PA)
added Apr 26, 2017 12:46
An Assembly committee on Monday advanced the ban. It also approved a bill that would prohibit the use of coupons and promotional offers for tobacco and vapor products. The bill's co-sponsor, Assemblyman Herb Conway Jr., who is a physician, says the goal
Feb 27, 2017 AP - Associated Press
added Feb 28, 2017 17:24
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses Pennsylvania's onerous vaping tax and the need for reform.
Oct 19, 2016 Heartland Institute
added Oct 22, 2016 18:08
lost a bid on Tuesday to have the U.S. Supreme Court review a decision that allowed Pennsylvania to receive a $125 million payment as part of a nationwide settlement over smoking-related health costs....
Oct 11, 2016 Law360
added Oct 11, 2016 21:34
Philadelphia's "Break the Cycle" public-health campaign uses dramatic statistics, photos, and maps to press its case that the industry positions its products for sale near candy and plasters ads on corner stores near schools to ensure a continuing line o
Jul 24, 2016 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Jul 25, 2016 16:15
Later, in an interview with PolitiFact PA, Saccone pointed to a noteworthy 2015 State Department report, "The Global Illicit Trade in Tobacco: A Threat to National Security."... We rate this claim Mostly True.
Jul 18, 2016 PolitiFact (St. Petersburg (FL) Times
added Jul 18, 2016 17:50
WellSpan Health's announcement that as of Jan. 1 it will no longer hire smokers or nicotine users set off a burning debate among PennLive commenters. Many see the move as an erosion of personal freedom and wonder where it will end.
Aug 20, 2014 Harrisburg (PA) Patriot-News
added Aug 20, 2014 12:06
Gregory Conley broke the silence in the Mayor's Reception Room at City Hall. "Congratulations on hurting public health and deceiving smokers into believing that e-cigarettes are harmful," Conley shouted at the mayor while holding an e-cigarette. As a me
Apr 10, 2014 Philadelphia (PA) Inquirer
added Apr 10, 2014 11:26