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[New York] Buffalo to regulate e-cigarettes

Under a measure filed with the Buffalo Common Council Tuesday, electronic cigarette smoking would be prohibited on buses and in theaters, city-owned and leased buildings, and many large retail and wholesale stores.
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 26, 2015 20:33
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[Asia, India] CBSE directive on tobacco sale goes up in smoke

BHUBANESWAR: Despite a directive from the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE), most schools in the city have failed to stop sale of tobacco products in their vicinity. A number of these schools put the blame on lack of coordination between school
Times of India
added Jan 26, 2015 17:55

[Canada] Building anti-tobacco army

The three St. Joseph Secondary School students are doing their part to spearhead a movement called Freezetheindustry. They want to warn more teenagers of the dangers posed by the latest trend in tobacco marketing, flavoured products.
[Cornwall, Ont] Standard Freeholder (ca)
added Jan 25, 2015 01:10

[New Zealand] Ten years of a national law covering smoke-free school grounds: a brief review

It is now over 10 years since a New Zealand law1 requiring all preschools and schools to become completely smoke-free (including all grounds) became operational in 2004. Previously, indoor school areas had been required to be largely smoke-free, but ther
Tobacco Control
added Jan 25, 2015 00:53

[Louisiana] New Orleans Bans Smoking Pretty Much Everywhere

New Orleans passed a far-reaching smoking ban on Thursday that prohibits lighting up in bars, casinos, private clubs—even in the car while waiting in line at a drive-thru.
Washington Free Beacon
added Jan 23, 2015 17:51
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[Minnesota] E-cigarette use becomes a problem at Stillwater Area High School

A sweet smell hangs in the hallways of Stillwater Area High School, said school resource officer Lindsay Paradise, but its origins are hard to track down. “We are seeing an increase in the amount of e-cigarettes at the high school, and we are smelling t
Stillwater (MN) Gazette
added Jan 20, 2015 21:57

Tobacco bans in school linked to lower smoking levels

In a new study in 43 countries, kids who attended schools with strongly enforced tobacco-free policies were significantly less likely to smoke.
added Jan 14, 2015 10:02

[New York] Newburgh: No tobacco sales within 1000 feet of school

“We have struggled for a long time to get the bodegas and the small stores to take these signs down out of their windows, clean up their act and make things more visible,” Kennedy said. “This law actually puts a little teeth in that, so, if you don’t do
Kingston (NY) Daily Freeman
added Jan 13, 2015 15:07
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[Nevada] Electronic cigarette caused Sparks High gym explosion

"Officers determined that there was no intent by the two students to cause the explosion," Campbell said. "They were messing with the e-cigarette," she said. No charges were filed, she said.
Reno (NV) Gazette-Journal
added Jan 12, 2015 22:48

[Nevada] VIDEO: Police Investigation: Sparks High School Gym Evacuated After E-Cigarette 'Exploded'

they found a student's e-cigarette malfunctioned and exploded due to not having the correct power source. The students involved were evaluated by REMSA and released on the scene.
KTVN (Reno, NV)
added Jan 12, 2015 22:43
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