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[South Carolina] Bryant smoking bill snuffed out

State Sen. Kevin Bryant’s effort to give employers the right to refuse to hire and even to fire smokers was snuffed out Wednesday. A Senate subcommittee that is led by Bryant voted to delay taking any action on his bill, effectively killing it.
Anderson (SC) Independent-Mail
added Apr 11, 2013 12:53
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[South Carolina] Trouble in a can: Teens trading cigarettes for dip

Trends have changed regarding tobacco use - a metal-clad, more accessible standby gaining ground
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal
added Sep 14, 2012 08:00
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[South Carolina] VIDEO: Smoke-free ordinance talk heats up along Grand Strand

One restaurant banned smoking on its own, while a group in Horry County pushes for smoke-free ordinances
SCNOW.com
added May 16, 2012 16:59
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[Kentucky, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia] GLANTZ: New paper, "Tobacco-control policies in tobacco-growing states: where tobacco was king," shows why progress is happening there

Amanda Fallin and I just published "Tobacco-control policies in tobacco-growing states: where tobacco was king" in Millbank Quarterly that explains why, after years of lagging the rest of the country, progress on tobacco control is now taking place there
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jun 9, 2015 17:37
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[South Carolina] COLUMN: The tale of two tobacco murals

painted in the lobby of the Mullins Post Office ...A book on the program published by the S.C. State Museum in 1990 quoted one complainant’s letter that said the piled tobacco in the sketch looked “more like the method of hauling hay or trash to a dump ra
WBTW Channel 13 (Myrtle Beach, Florence SC)
added Aug 17, 2014 06:26
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[South Carolina] E-cigarettes raise concerns of teen addiction

Carol Reeves, executive director of Greenville Family Partnership, said many youths who never smoked before are using e-cigarettes. "They think it's cool and pleasurable. And they love the term 'vaping.' There's a whole culture around it," she said. "Wi
Greenville (SC) News
added Dec 11, 2013 15:33
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[South Carolina] Tax writers chasing smokers, even fake ones

Lawmakers in the House, though, want a piece of the action and are moving ahead with a bill that would levy a tax in addition to sales taxes on e-cigarettes for the first time. "It's really going to mess up my business," he told GreenvilleOnline.com. "I
Greenville (SC) News
added May 16, 2013 14:47
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[Florida, South Carolina] Ybor's culture, cigars and Cubans a big hit with visiting football fans

all of South Carolina and all Clemson fans — sat at a corner table in Ybor City's Tabanero Cigars as their spouses shopped for stogies. "They wanted to watch football and buy cigars in Tampa since this is where to get them," Paige Graham said. "Hopefull
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Jan 12, 2017 21:59
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[South Carolina] E-cigarettes gain fans, critics as ‘vaping' spreads

The Carolina Vapor Mill, owned by Upstate businessmen Bruce Rowland and Darren Poe, is where Roberts was first schooled about vaping after her boyfriend encouraged her to try it. She felt so good about it that she bought several starter kits and brought
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal
added Mar 9, 2014 22:25
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[South Carolina] Famed SC attorney Motley, ‘lion among lawyers,’ dead at 68

Motley’s legal work not only had a positive effect on Americans’ health — his tobacco lawsuits were in large part responsible for stiffer warnings on cigarette packages and acknowledgements by the tobacco industry that their products caused illness and d
Columbia (SC) State
added Aug 23, 2013 02:01
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