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[Minnesota] Electronic Cigarettes Banned For Use In Minneapolis Stores, Offices and Restaurants

on Friday, the Minneapolis City Council passed new rules that banned the use of electronic cigarettes within indoor public places – such as eateries, schools and offices – says the Minneapolis Star Tribune. In fact, the state of Minnesota additionally cr
Inquisitr
added Dec 7, 2014 17:45
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[Asia] In China, Tobacco Brands Sponsor Schools

Tobacco ads are banned on TV and in magazines, but cigarette ads show up anyway. And China's tobacco industry has found ways around restrictions. On its website, China's national tobacco corporation showcases its volunteer outreach to disadvantaged childr
Advertising Age
added Dec 4, 2014 14:00
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[California] SF leaders to debate 50 percent reduction in tobacco-selling businesses

A proposal being discussed today by a Board of Supervisors committee would limit the number of permits to sell tobacco in each of the 11 supervisor districts to 45. Other restrictions, including proximity to schools, are also on the table
San Francisco (CA) Examiner
added Dec 4, 2014 13:02
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[Nebraska] Tobacco look-alikes are not welcome

North Platte Public School district in March approved a policy prohibiting tobacco products, e-cigarettes, tobacco product look-alikes and products intended to replicate tobacco products by appearance or effect on any district school property. New signs a
North Platte (NE) Telegraph
added Dec 2, 2014 07:22
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[Asia] China Focus: Beijing passes bill to ban smoking in all indoor public places

Beijing adopted anti-smoking legislation to ban smoking in all indoor public places, workplaces and public transport vehicles on Friday. The draft regulation was passed by vote at a meeting of the Standing Committee of Beijing Municipal People's Congress
Xinhua Newswire
added Nov 28, 2014 13:04
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[Canada] Federation of School Councils wants clearer e-cigarette regulations and bans

The Newfoundland and Labrador Federation of School (NLFSC) Councils wants to see more finite regulations on the sale of electronic cigarettes and it’s using Ontario as a guide.
St. John's (Nfl) Telegram (ca)
added Nov 28, 2014 12:32
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SPECIAL REPORT Should e-cig use be regulated in Nevada?

“We're a pediatric office, and I think promoting smoking in any form is never a good idea around children. We thought people would just naturally not do it, but obviously we were wrong, so we went ahead and put a sign up,” said Dr. Kenneth Misch, who wor
KVVU FOX5 (Henderson, NV)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:18
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[New Jersey] NJ seeks chewing tobacco ban in schools

Smokeless tobacco in school remains a very real problem that often leads to cigarette smoking and a lifelong addiction to nicotine, Rumana said, and that is why he decided to sponsor the legislation. “I think we’ve had such a focus on cigarette smoking
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Nov 14, 2014 17:26
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[Minnesota] Are Winona kids smoking less, or just differently?

Winona Senior High School assistant principal Dave Anderson said he doesn’t catch many students smoking traditional cigarettes at school, but that “e-cigarettes have taken off dramatically” since the end of the last school year. School officials this ye
Winona (MN) Daily News
added Nov 11, 2014 10:09
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[Illinois] 76 ENTERPRISES, INC. et. al. v. CITY OF CHICAGO: ORDER

The motion for a TRO is denied. The motion for preliminary injunction is continued. The motion for expedited discovery is granted. The parties may begin discovery immediately.
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Nov 10, 2014 16:45
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