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[New York] AUDIO: Legislator proposes ban on smoking in cars while kids are inside

Burke appeared Tuesday morning on the campus of the Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. He explained that he was inspired to research and draft this bill after witnessing a motorist smoking, with the car window opened slightly, with a child sitting
WBFO (Buffalo, NY)
added Jan 9, 2018 22:40
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[New York] Lawmaker wants to ban people from smoking in cars with child passengers

Erie County Legislator Patrick Burke intends to propose a local law banning smokers from smoking in their cars if there are child passengers. The Buffalo Democrat is scheduled to announce the proposed law at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center. He s
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 9, 2018 03:00
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Looking Back

1993:...EPA administrator William K. Reilly's endorsement of a report by a panel of scientific advisers to the agency ended a contentious two-year review of the issue during which the panel's evidence and conclusions were denounced repeatedly by the tobac
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added Jan 8, 2018 15:51
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[Washington] Letter: Apartments need to rethink rules on pot

Cannabis also does not have carcinogenic factors or cause deaths to first- or second-hand smokers...Apartments should draft policies in compliance with the law and make smoking pot in your apartment alright now that legalization has taken effect.
Tri-City (WA) Herald
added Jan 8, 2018 15:42
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Is It Possible to Get High From Secondhand Marijuana Smoke?

MOSTLY TRUE / WHAT'S TRUE It's possible to get high from secondhand smoke. WHAT'S FALSE It has to happen under a specific set of circumstances (little to no ventilation, for example.)
Snopes.com
added Jan 8, 2018 15:40
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FRANK: Why Even Tougher Regulations on Smoking Are Justified

Each person who becomes a smoker makes it more likely that others will become smokers as well. This additional effect outweighs the harm caused by secondhand smoke...our efforts to discourage smoking, strict as they seem, may not be nearly strict enough.
New York Times
added Jan 5, 2018 21:25
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[Montana] VIDEO: Chidlrens museum vs cigar club

KTMF ABC 23.1/FOX 23.2 (Missoula, MT) / KWYB ABC 18.1/FOX 18.2 (Butte, MT)
added Jan 4, 2018 11:44
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[Montana] IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT

As we continue to experience residual tobacco smoke and/or smell from an adjacent cigar club, the museum will remain closed. Environmental air quality professionals are now analyzing data collected from air sampling devices to give us a better understand
Families First Children’s Museum :(Missoula, MT)
added Jan 4, 2018 11:41
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Air pollution around conception tied to birth defects

Women who breathe polluted air during the month right before or after they get pregnant may be more likely to have babies with birth defects, a U.S. recent study suggests.
Reuters
added Jan 4, 2018 07:31
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[Montana] Missoula Children's Museum closed for smoke, health board suing cigar club

The Families First Children’s Museum in downtown Missoula spent most of December closed, a decision reached after concerns about potentially harmful air conditions. Executive director Nick Roberts said throughout the fall, the museum space has been deal
The Missoulian
added Jan 3, 2018 14:51
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