Headlines Tagged with Pennsylvania — 5,272 headlines found
Dr. Elizabeth Azubike works at WellSpan's Lung, Sleep and Critical Care office in York Township and said there is a misconception that fewer women are smoking because they know it's bad for their health. In reality, Azubike said, an increasing number of
Jul 14, 2013 York (PA) Daily Record
added Jul 14, 2013 11:50
Lawmakers, recognizing the effectiveness of total bans elsewhere, should help improve Pennsylvanians' overall health by upgrading the law to ban smoking in all workplaces.
Jul 2, 2013 Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Jul 2, 2013 05:24
AWMA has joined the many retailers and lawmakers that have expressed concerns that the increase will lead to more black market trade in Philadelphia. AWMA sent letters to all the Philadelphia senators to voice to them how passing this legislation, SB 944,
Jun 27, 2013 American Wholesale Marketers Association (AWMA)
added Jun 30, 2013 21:44
Wawa, a chain of convenience stores based in the Philadelphia area, has begun distributing literature arguing the cigarette tax will serve only to create a black market for cigarettes in Philadelphia. ... American for Prosperity-Pennsylvania, a free-marke
Jun 28, 2013 Watchdog.org (Franklin Center for Government & Public Integrity)
added Jun 29, 2013 11:34
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