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FATTAL: E-cigarette veto a win for healthier Michigan |

Kudos to Governor Snyder for vetoing legislation that would have created a carve-out in Michigan law for electronic cigarettes, allowed tobacco companies to skirt the state's strong anti-tobacco laws and exposed a new generation to their deadly product.
Saginaw (MI) News
added Jan 29, 2015 14:35

[New York] Wall Street inhaling tobacco stocks

An investor who bought stock in tobacco giant Reynolds American last year ā€” priced at a little over 4 packs of smokes per share ā€” would have already generated a 39 percent return. Reynolds, the maker of Camel, Pall Mall, Kool, Winston and Salem cigarette
New York Post
added Jan 29, 2015 14:30

[Oregon] Advocates, opponents debate e-cigarette restrictions in Multnomah County

Multnomah County health officials held a meeting Tuesday seeking input from the public as county commissioners prepare to look at age restrictions, licensing requirements and rules against using e-cigarettes at hospitals and outdoor public places.
The Oregonian
added Jan 29, 2015 14:28
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[Canada] City employees prohibited from smoking e-cigs in municipal buildings, vehicles

The city of Montreal has banned its employees from puffing on e-cigarettes inside city-owned buildings and vehicles. Employees received a notice Tuesday about the policy, saying e-cigarettes are considered to be the same as regular cigarettes and thus fa
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 29, 2015 14:25

[California] SIEGEL: Anti-Smoking Groups' Propaganda Campaign is Working: Policy Maker Says that "Hundreds of Thousands" of Vapers Will Die

He most likely got this ridiculous idea from the propaganda campaign being waged by electronic cigarette opponents. Over the past few days and months, I have documented one story after another of major anti-smoking groups and agencies disseminating the fa
The Rest of the Story-Tobacco Analasys and Commentary (Michael Siegel blog)
added Jan 29, 2015 13:08
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[California] Tobacco Laws Should Cover E-Cigs, Calif. Dept. Of Health Says ($$)

Department of Public Health said Wednesday that laws aimed at protecting children and the public from traditional tobacco products should be expanded so that they include e-cigarettes, just one recommendation from a new report detailing the dangers and to
added Jan 29, 2015 12:54

[UK-Scotland] Campaign to cut smoking in Glasgow

The city council and health chiefs have joined forces in a two year programme which will focus on some of the most vulnerable people in the city. They will include young people in care, the prison population and people living in deprived communities.
Evening Times (uk)
added Jan 29, 2015 10:56

[California] San Diego gets a ā€˜Dā€™ for tobacco use

San Diego State has recently partnered with Elite security to better enforce the smoking ban on campus. In cases of noncompliance with the smoke-free policy, guards will contact smokers on campus and provide information on the policy and resources liste
Daily Aztec (San Diego State U.)
added Jan 29, 2015 10:24

[Asia] Macau Proposes Full Smoking Ban; Galaxy, Wynn Macau Most Affected

The Macau government will submit a bill to the legislature, proposing a full smoking ban in casinos, including VIP rooms. The bill may also ban the airport-style smoking pods on mass gaming floors.
Barron's Blogs
added Jan 29, 2015 10:13

[Asia, China] Women on the front lines of anti-smoking campaign

Lately, the women are striking back. Last fall, China's State Council proposed the nation's toughest restrictions yet on indoor smoking and the marketing of tobacco. The announcement was a major victory for China's tobacco-control movement, which includ
The Star (my)
added Jan 29, 2015 01:16
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