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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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Survey: 17% of high schoolers drink, smoke, use drugs during school day

About 17% of American high school students drink, smoke or use drugs during the school day, a new survey by the National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University says.
First Coast News - WJXX25, WTLV12 (Jacksonville, FL)
added Aug 22, 2012 13:45
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[Missouri] HSD Goes Smoke and Tobacco Free

The Hazelwood School District has adopted a new policy in which all schools, campuses and district vehicles will now be smoke and tobacco free.
added May 9, 2012 17:25
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