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[California, New York] America Heads Closer to Blanket Ban on Smokeless Tobacco in Ball Parks

Support is growing for a proposed ban on the use of smokeless tobacco in ball parks and sports venues across New York City. The New York Mets have indicated their approval of the move, which campaigners believe to be of crucial importance for the health
Modern Readers (Indianapolis, IN)
added Feb 29, 2016 15:20
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New York moves a step closer to banning smokeless tobacco at Yankee Stadium and Citi Field, takes aim at curbing growth of hookah bars

The city Health Department backed legislation Thursday to prohibit the substance — which has a long history of use by baseball players but can cause cancer — from all sports arenas, including the homes of the Yankees and Mets.
New York Daily News
added Feb 26, 2016 20:04
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[New York] NYC backs legislation banning smokeless tobacco in ballparks

At a hearing Thursday on several anti-smoking bills, the health department's senior legal counsel Kevin Schroth said every year roughly 415,000 kids nationwide try smokeless tobacco. He said young people repeatedly see professional athletes, especially b
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 26, 2016 16:23
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[Ohio] UC campus one step closer to tobacco free

University of Cincinnati’s campus is one step closer to becoming tobacco free. UC President Santa Ono announced the university is forming a committee to draft an official tobacco-free campus policy and a plan of implementation in the near future.
WXIX-FOX19 (Cincinnatti, OH)
added Feb 25, 2016 05:38
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[Illinois] VIDEO: Small businesses marshal opposition to Emanuel's anti-smoking plan

Small business owners and their City Council allies on Tuesday marshaled opposition to Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s plan to raise Chicago’s smoking age from 18 to 21, slap a $6 million tax on cigars, roll-your-own tobacco and smokeless tobacco and ban coupons and
Chicago Sun-Times
added Feb 25, 2016 05:20
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Are Surging Cigarette Sales Putting the Burn on MST? What’s really going on in the smokeless category

Manufacturers such as Darien, Conn.- based Swisher International Inc., don’t believe cigarette sales have been a “significant factor” for MST volumes. “Smoking restrictions still create consumer demand for tobacco alternatives,” said Ron Carroll, Swishe
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Feb 24, 2016 21:59
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Behind Ted Cruz’s Campaign Manager, Scorched Earth and Election Victories

Jeff Roe, Ted Cruz’s campaign manager... Mr. Roe is built like a baseball umpire, which was once his dream job, and he chews Red Man Golden Blend tobacco, holstering a plastic soda bottle as a spittoon.
New York Times
added Feb 23, 2016 17:22
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About Us

Quit Tobacco – UCanQuit2.org is an educational campaign for the U.S. military, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Defense. Launched in February of 2007, the mission of the campaign website is to help U.S. service members quit tobacco—for themselves and f
Quit Tobacco – UCanQuit2.org
added Feb 18, 2016 22:48
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Great American Spit Out February 18, 2016: Quit Dip and Improve Your Health (and Dating Life)

Let’s make some sense of this. Try to quit for a day. Just one day! Don’t worry, we are here to help! On February 18, join UCanQuit2.org and others around the nation, and quit smokeless tobacco! Set your quit date for the Great American Spit Out at UCanQ
Quit Tobacco – UCanQuit2.org
added Feb 18, 2016 22:48
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A call to quit: Great American Spit Out aims to get chewers to kick the smokeless tobacco habit

On Feb. 18, UCanQuit2.org challenged chewing tobacco users to kick the habit for at least a day. The Great America Spit Out campaign, run by the U.S. Department of Defense, offers resources and support for people trying to quit.
KSHB-TV NBC 41 (Kansas City, MO)
added Feb 18, 2016 22:44
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