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[Pennsylvania] Housing authority adopts smoke-free rule

The Altoona Housing Authority on Wednesday adopted a smoke-free policy for its public housing complexes and offices, in keeping with a Department of Housing and Urban Development rule that went into effect a year ago. Beginning July 30, no one may smoke
Altoona (PA) Mirror
added Feb 15, 2018 17:35

[Pennsylvania] Lawsuit Alleges Raven Resort In New Hope Was Used To Launder Vast Amounts Of Cash

the company he and Rajiv Ambani own, Megawholesale, Inc., generates $100 million annually in tobacco sales, a substantial part of which is undocumented and unreported because Megawholesale encourages its vendors to pay in cash.”
New Hope (PA) Free Press
added Feb 4, 2018 18:56

[Pennsylvania] 75 Years Ago - Lucky Strike coming to Scranton

American Tobacco Co. announced that it would be converting a building in Scranton into a large factory for the manufacture of Lucky Strike cigarettes and cigars.
Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Jan 18, 2018 01:59
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[Pennsylvania] Drexel study: For college grads, smoking ban in restaurants helps curb the habit

College graduates who live near bars and restaurants with smoking bans are more motivated to quit smoking, a recent Drexel University found. Researchers also saw this trend among women and people with lower incomes. The study, published Thursday in the
added Jan 14, 2018 03:21

[Pennsylvania] Restaurant, Bar Smoking Bans Impact Smoking Behaviors, Especially for the Highly Educated

The study — led by former Drexel doctoral student at Drexel and current Northwestern fellow Stephanie Mayne, PhD — found that the bans were associated with high gains in quit attempts by smokers with low incomes.
added Jan 11, 2018 16:27
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[Pennsylvania] VIDEO: New Smoking Ban In Effect At Wildwood, North Wildwood Boardwalks

As of Monday, it’s now illegal to light up on the boardwalks in Wildwood and North Wildwood. Both cities passed the smoking bans last year and asked people to voluntarily refrain from smoking before the law was in effect. City leaders decided to outlaw
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:21

[Pennsylvania] Lincoln, Cheyney latest to ban tobacco on campus

Three Philadelphia-area colleges are going smoke-free for 2018. Fewer than half of the 102 historically black colleges and universities — and only one-third of the nation’s community colleges — have comprehensive smoke-free or tobacco-free policies. A
WHYY (Philadelphia, PA)
added Dec 27, 2017 16:31

[Pennsylvania] Tobacco wholesale operation litigating against Delaware retail outlet and owner

To date, defendants have not paid for the merchandise. Said merchandise was picked, packaged, and shipped from Philadelphia, PA to the defendants’ various addresses in the State of Delaware. The unpaid principal balance on defendants’ account is $11,002.
The Pennsylvania Record
added Dec 22, 2017 15:12

[Pennsylvania] Columns: Should public 'vaping' be prohibited? ($$)

Somerset (PA) Daily American
added Dec 20, 2017 19:11

[Pennsylvania] A mango-scented flash-drive-looking device lets kids smoke in class

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
Pittsburgh (PA) Post-Gazette
added Dec 15, 2017 03:17
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