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Brazil’s Highest Court Upholds Ban on Flavored Tobacco Products

While the tobacco industry’s lawsuit was pending, Philip Morris International and British American Tobacco flooded the Brazilian market with flavored cigarettes...80 percent of tobacco retailers near schools in Rio de Janeiro sold flavored cigarettes with
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Feb 2, 2018 16:54
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[Wisconsin] Tobacco products hit a new low with e-cigarettes that look like USB flash drives

Teachers now have a new one to worry about – JUUL e-cigarettes. This alarming upward trend of kids smoking e-cigarettes or “vaping” is occurring in middle schools, high schools and college campuses nationwide. Students could have these products in the cl
Merrill (WI) Foto News
added Feb 16, 2018 17:25
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Deans for Schools of Public Health Issue Statement on The Foundation for a Smoke-Free World

transparency about how the research agenda was established and the public relations benefits realized by Philip Morris International, even as it increases its marketing of products that predictably will continue to kill millions of people around the world
Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health
added Feb 13, 2018 17:22
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[Asia, India] 800 govt schools declared tobacco-free

As many as 800 government schools in the national Capital have been declared tobacco-free which means no tobacco vendor would now be seen in a 100-metre radius of these institutes. After sending out 32 letters to the Director of Education (DoE), the Delh
DNA India (in)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:12
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[Virginia] Caroline schools strengthen tobacco-free policy

Caroline County Public Schools recently strengthened its tobacco policy, becoming a 100 percent tobacco- and e-cigarette-free division. The Caroline School Board adopted recommendations presented by two local teen volunteers with Y Street, a program of
Fredericksburg (VA) Free Lance-Star
added Jan 24, 2018 04:44
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[UK] Parents are outraged after school bosses removed wall from girls' toilet block exposing cubicles to CCTV in crackdown on smokers, bullies and truants

Parents of children at the mixed St Mary's Catholic College in Wallasey, Merseyside, have criticised the redesign, with many concerned about their daughters' privacy. The wall of one of the school's female toilet blocks has been removed to make the toil
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 22, 2018 05:44
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[New Jersey] Editorial: Forget the vaping, take the cannoli

There is a lot about vaping that even the CDC admits it does not know. That lack of knowledge should not prevent the state from becoming more proactive in stemming its use among teens.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 18, 2018 18:25
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VIDEO: New Jersey Schools Crack Down On Vaping With Stricter Punishments For Students

You vape, you get drug tested — that’s the deal in Essex County school districts, like Millburn and Montclair, and in Bergen County districts, like Ramsey. Policies are being upgraded as e-cigarettes become more popular among teens. If caught using a va
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Jan 18, 2018 18:23
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[New Jersey] Chris Christie's final acts: Bills he made law and killed, from drones to circus animals

Chewing tobacco on school property in now outlawed in New Jersey. Students caught with chewing tobacco would lose parking lot privileges and forfeit their place on team sports and other extracurricular activities, according to the bill (A493). Adults wo
NJ.com
added Jan 18, 2018 19:04
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Educators, parents must catch up to vaping trends

Encouragingly, educators are updating school policy to make it clear that e-cigarettes are barred on school grounds, and that using them carries consequences. Schools have also worked to educate parents, letting them know their children may be at risk.
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jan 17, 2018 08:46
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