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[California] Los Angeles City Council Ends Smokeless Tobacco Use at Sports Venues

“This action will save lives by reducing the number of young people who begin to use smokeless tobacco because they follow the example of their favorite Major Leaguers. Our national pastime should be about promoting a healthy and active lifestyle, not a
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Sep 9, 2015 09:40
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[California] L.A. MOVES TO BAN SMOKELESS TOBACCO AT DODGER STADIUM & CITY BALL PARKS

This morning the City Council's Health, Mental Health & Education Committee will consider a motion by Councilman José Huizar that would prohibit the products at city baseball venues. Here's the proposal's key language: ... The city of Los Angeles shoul
LA Weekly
added Sep 8, 2015 11:16
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[California] Council considers banning smokeless tobacco at all L.A. baseball venues

Smokeless tobacco products would be banned from all amateur and professional baseball venues in Los Angeles under a proposal that will go before the City Council Tuesday.
MyNewsLA.com
added Sep 8, 2015 11:14
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[California] City Council To Consider Motion To Ban Smokeless Tobacco Use At All Sports Venues In LA

The motion, which was created by City Council member José Huizar, would outlaw the use of smokeless tobacco at baseball stadiums or venues where organized baseball is played. A new study has provided evidence that shows high school athletes use this form
CBS 2 News / KCAL 9 (Los Angeles, CA)
added Sep 8, 2015 10:58
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Editorial: Smoke out tobacco altogether

Where MLB has failed, for now, cities are stepping up. And it’s about time. Even without the serious health risks, chewing tobacco and snuff are also just plain gross. The slimy, dribbly spittle it produces is a huge “ugh” for anyone in the vicinity. Ban
Pocono Record
added Sep 8, 2015 10:47
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EDITORIAL: It’s time to get chewing tobacco out of baseball

One measure alone probably won’t root out a practice that has been ingrained in baseball culture for so long. But there’s no downside for cities to do what Major League Baseball hasn’t, and it could help both the stars and their fans.
Washington Post
added Sep 8, 2015 10:45
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EDITORIAL: It’s time to get chewing tobacco out of baseball

One measure alone probably won’t root out a practice that has been ingrained in baseball culture for so long. But there’s no downside for cities to do what Major League Baseball hasn’t, and it could help both the stars and their fans.
Washington Post
added Sep 10, 2015 09:16
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[Massachusetts] FLYNN: CHEWING TOBACCO LATEST PLEASURE BANNED IN BOSTON

Boston owes its genetic makeup to preachy Puritans, no-funnik Brahmins, and Cotton Mather Catholics. They can’t help telling people what to do...there’s just no persuading the benighted-enlightened. Beech-Nut is healthier than fascism.
breitbart.com
added Sep 8, 2015 11:08
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[New Mexico] Ancestral Puebloans chewed tobacco, study finds

Researchers have discovered that ancestral Puebloans chewed small wads of fiber filled with tobacco, according to a recent paper published in the Journal of Field Archaeology. The authors also suggest that the tobacco may have been used for personal plea
Albuquerque Journal
added Sep 6, 2015 18:18
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[Delaware] Smokeless tobacco keeps a tight grip on baseball

The University of California-San Francisco is in the middle of a four-year study examining smokeless tobacco in sports and its use among adolescents. Researchers are using data from six studies done elsewhere that shows 22 to 28 percent of high school bo
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Sep 8, 2015 10:54
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