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[Pennsylvania] As vaping gathers steam with students, school districts struggle to keep up

For some students, dismissal time at Emmaus High School means congregating at a corner known as “Smoker’s Island” to do what generations of American high schoolers have done: fire up an after-school cigarette. But the tradition has changed. Acrid clouds
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added May 9, 2018 15:08
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[Pennsylvania] PSU’s burn ban: School to prohibit smoking, vaping ($$)

Penn State is the 11th school in the Big Ten Conference to implement a smoke-free policy. The university cited the health and well-being of its students, employees and visitors as a reason for the move. The new policy will allow non-smokers to avoid exp
Hazleton (PA) Standard-Speaker
added Apr 25, 2018 10:22
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[Pennsylvania] Penn State, perhaps a little behind the curve, is banning smoking on campus

The new policy will cover the use of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco, and other tobacco products, according to a university release. "The health of our faculty, staff and students is a top priority for the University, and this
Harrisburg (PA) Patriot-News
added Apr 21, 2018 16:39
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[Pennsylvania] Penn State to initiate tobacco and smoke-free campus policy university-wide

Products including cigarettes, cigars, e-cigarettes, pipes, smokeless tobacco and all nicotine delivery devices will be prohibited from campus, according to Penn State News. Tobacco use for cultural or religious practices will be exempt from this policy
Penn State University
added Apr 20, 2018 17:21
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[Pennsylvania] Penn State to adopt tobacco-free policy across all campuses

will move to become tobacco and smoke‐free across all campuses beginning with a launch in fall 2018. The use of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco, all nicotine delivery devices and other tobacco products will be prohibited across
Penn State University
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35
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[Pennsylvania] Cancer Patients, Survivors Urge PA Lawmakers to Act

"The General Assembly has decided to borrow against Pennsylvania's Tobacco Settlement," she said, "and in fiscal year 2019-20, we're concerned about funding for tobacco prevention and cessation programs." The current state budget includes $362 million
Public News Service (PNS)
added Apr 18, 2018 13:26
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[Pennsylvania] Inmate’s Attempt To Ban Smoking From Prison Facility Fails ($$)

denied a motion for a preliminary injunction filed by an inmate at a Pennsylvania state prison who is seeking to have all smoking and tobacco products banned from the correctional facility he is housed in because he has not shown how he has been harmed by
Lexis Nexis
added Apr 14, 2018 21:16
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[Pennsylvania] IUP students still choose cigarettes over JUULs for their smoking needs

More and more people are turning to JUULs now because they find it to be more a healthful alternative to cigarettes. JUULs come in a variety of flavors like cool cucumber, mango, fruit medley and creme brulee accents. “I prefer smoking, personally, as
The Penn (Indiana University of Pennsylvania)
added Apr 8, 2018 18:07
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[Pennsylvania] Witnesses testify on effort to retrieve tobacco from inmate

Three former Blair County Prison inmates saw portions of an organized effort to get tobacco from a fellow inmate’s rectum, trial testimony revealed Tuesday. Dalaun Carroll, who is expected to plead guilty to assault and related charges in connection with
Altoona (PA) Mirror
added Apr 4, 2018 20:41
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[Pennsylvania] Tobacco Growers Learn Insecticide Options

For a tobacco leaf to become a cigar wrapper, it can’t have any holes where an insect chewed on it, and it can’t have any blotches from diseases or chemicals. “It basically has to be perfect,” said Paul Denton, the program manager for GAP Connections, t
Lancaster (PA) Farming
added Mar 31, 2018 14:11
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