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[Virginia] Henrico school system going 100 percent smoke-free

Smoking and other tobacco use have been prohibited for students, but the ban now extends to faculty, staff and visitors.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Sep 28, 2012 10:25

[New York] Downtown Ithaca Alliance targets smoke shops

Group asks city for permitting, cap on numbers of paraphernalia sellers
Ithaca (NY) Journal (OLD)
added Sep 14, 2012 19:57

[New York] New law protects students from second-hand smoke

Sales of e-cigarettes to minors also banned
The Legislative Gazette (NY)
added Sep 11, 2012 10:56

[New York] Cuomo Signs Bills Curbing Secondhand Smoke, E-Cigarettes ($$)

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday signed bills prohibiting smoking within 100 feet of school entrances and banning the sale of electronic cigarettes to minors, moves the governor said would protect young people from nicotine addiction and secondhan
added Sep 7, 2012 14:46

[Georgia] From golf courses to schools, progress on smoking

“It was the last time I ever smoked a cigarette on the golf course.” The speaker is the man whom many consider the greatest golfer ever, Jack Nicklaus. Fifty years ago, he was watching a recent film of himself winning his first major golf championship,
Georgia Health News
added Sep 7, 2012 13:52

[India] Nagpur: Caught smoking, student commits suicide

Unable to come to terms with the scolding he got from parents and teachers for smoking, a 17-year-old school boy committed suicide in Nagpur on Thursday.
Hindustan Times (in)
added Sep 7, 2012 12:11

[India] Rajasthan warns teachers on smoking, tobacco consumption

Teachers in Rajasthan government schools have been warned that they will face suspension if they are found smoking or chewing tobacco products in the classroom, officials said Thursday.
Times of India
added Sep 6, 2012 15:44

[Georgia] Nearly half of Ga. school districts tobacco-free

The Georgia Department of Public Health says 87 of the state's 181 school districts, or 48%, are on board. Under the policy, no student, staff member or school visitor is permitted to use any tobacco product or E-cigarette, at any time on school property
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 6, 2012 15:40

High school smoking sees big decline in Utah

As of 2011, only 5.9 percent of Utah high schoolers said they smoked cigarettes, compared to 11.9 percent in 1999. Nationwide, 18.1 percent of youth smoke.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Sep 6, 2012 06:53

[India] No tobacco ads, BMC to Ganpati mandals

The BMC has issued a circular to all Ganeshotsav and Navratri mandals prohibiting them from displaying any advertisements sponsored by companies selling tobacco or related products. The circular says there should be no tobacco-related ads in a radius of
Indian Express (in)
added Sep 2, 2012 17:04
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