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[Nebraska] Millard Looks to Block e-Cigarettes

The Millard School District is taking steps toward vaporizing e-cigarettes on all its campuses. Some tobacco sellers we spoke with on Tuesday said the cigarette alternatives have been gaining popularity. Millard Schools noticed the trend and the distric
WOWT Channel 6 (Omaha, NE)
added Mar 19, 2014 11:40
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[California] Orange schools snuffing out e-cigarettes ($$)

Orange Unified School District is amending a policy that prohibits tobacco use in schools to include electronic smoking devices. The school board has tentatively approved the plan to ban devices commonly known as e-cigarettes. Officials said the device
Orange County (CA) Register
added Jan 30, 2014 10:52
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[North Carolina] Ban on electronic cigarettes considered

The Wilkes Board of Education is considering revising three school system policies to prohibit the use of electronic cigarettes on Wilkes County school property and during any school-sponsored activities.
Wilkes (NC) Journal Patriot
added Nov 9, 2013 14:47
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[New Zealand] Move to ban cigarettes sales near schools

Convenience store owners say targeting tobacco sales threatens their livelihood ... New research, conducted by the Cancer Society social and behavioural research unit at Otago University, is the first to look at the location of tobacco retailers around th
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 26, 2013 16:07
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[Arizona] Tucson Unified School District considers e-cigarettes ban

The Tucson Unified School District is looking to ban the use of e-cigarettes by students, staff and the public on school grounds. While the possession or use of tobacco products is already prohibited on TUSD campuses, the district is considering adding e
Arizona Daily Star
added Jul 20, 2013 13:24
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[Jamaica, South America/Caribbean] Lebanese Night Smoking!

Last Saturday night, Mystic India, Friends for Education (FFE), and DJ Irie Latino transformed the courtyard of the Whitter Village in Ironshore, along the Rose Hall corridor, into a middle eastern oasis. Private cabanas, smoking hookahs and Jamaican be
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jul 14, 2013 11:03
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[Maryland] Officer says he put camera in Glen Burnie school restroom to prevent smoking

A veteran Anne Arundel County police officer who admitted placing a camera in a boys bathroom at Glen Burnie High School told investigators that he was trying to deter smoking of marijuana and cigarettes there, according to police reports.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added May 4, 2013 13:54
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School Programs Do Keep Some Kids From Smoking

Smoking prevention programs in schools do work, reducing the number of children and teens who later become smokers, a large new review found. Investigators analyzed data from 134 studies that included a total of more than 428,000 participants, aged 5 to
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Apr 30, 2013 16:22
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VIDEO: New bill bans smoking at playgrounds, schools, universities - Russian premier - Ukrainian news. Interfax-Ukraine

A recently proposed anti-tobacco bill would introduce a sweeping ban on smoking at playgrounds for young children, schools, universities and administrative buildings, as well as at cafes and restaurants starting from 2015, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry M
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Oct 16, 2012 23:16
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[Michigan] Jackson Public Schools plans to beef up tobacco policy to include e-cigarettes

The proposed policy will be discussed at the 6 p.m. Oct. 1 school board meeting at the Middle School at Parkside. No action will be taken at that meeting. The proposed policy is expected to be adopted at the Nov. 5 meeting.
Jackson (MI) Citizen Patriot
added Sep 29, 2012 17:04
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