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Grant aimed at stopping pregnant smokers in Kentucky

Kentucky Department for Public Health has announced a grant to address the issue of women who smoke while pregnant. The Anthem Foundation is supplying the $140,000 grant, which will help fund the Giving Infants and Families Tobacco Free Starts
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 25, 2015 21:16
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[UK] Union tarred by Imperial Tobacco sponsorship dealings

The Oxford Union has backed out of an offer by Imperial Tobacco to sponsor a debate on the morality of the tobacco industry following an investigation. This follows outrage and unhappiness from speakers invited to oppose the tobacco industry. They conta
Cherwell Online (Oxford Student Publication) (uk)
added Apr 25, 2015 12:49
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[Asia, China] Ad ban urged to help stub out smoking

Health officials have called for a complete ban on tobacco advertising, promotion and sponsorship as a draft amendment to the Advertisement Law is under review by China's top legislature and expected to be put to a vote before the end of this month. "A p
China Daily (cn)
added Apr 24, 2015 11:54
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[California] Sunnyvale: Grant has city doing smoking study

received a grant of $95,000 that will go toward studying the effects of secondhand smoke in public places with the possibility of recommending future bans on smoking in such places.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Apr 23, 2015 09:12
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[North Carolina] Tobacco Season Continues While SUPCO Hearing Arguments Over Co-op

Tobacco growers in North Carolina are moving forward with this year's crop even as the State Supreme Court decides how much of a stake they should have in a $340 million reserve held by a grower's co-op based in Raleigh.
Time Warner Cable News
added Apr 21, 2015 10:52
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[Indiana] EDITORIAL: Health groups see opportunity in cigarette tax

“Indiana lawmakers can adopt an easy and practical solution to both raise revenues and save money – raise the tobacco tax by one dollar,”... The health coalition is on the right track – raising the tobacco tax is an opportunity Indiana can’t afford to m
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Apr 21, 2015 10:46
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[North Carolina] N.C. Court to decide who has stake in tobacco reserve

North Carolina's highest court will take up how many current and former tobacco growers in the Southeast have a stake in the $340 million reserve held by a nonprofit cooperative established during an era of taxpayer subsidies killed a decade ago.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 20, 2015 09:41
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Updated: Illinois Tobacco Quitline closes amid grant suspensions

This screengrab taken in the morning on April 17 from quityes.org, the website for the Illinois Tobacco Quitline, displays a message explaining that "Quitline funding has been suspended due to budget cuts."
The Southern Illinoisan
added Apr 18, 2015 12:42
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[Illinois] VIDEO: Quit smoking hotline snuffed out because of cuts

Illinois Tobacco Quitline also took a financial hit. Last year, it answered more than 90,000 calls. But now, those calls will go unanswered. The governor's office says it's just temporary and they would like to restore the funding in July when the next f
WCIA (Champaign, IL)
added Apr 18, 2015 11:46
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[North Carolina] NC court: Is 800K tobacco growers too many to split $340M?

North Carolina's highest court will take up how many current and former tobacco growers in the Southeast have a stake in the $340 million reserve held by a non-profit cooperative established during an era of taxpayer subsidies killed a decade ago. The sta
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Apr 18, 2015 10:30
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