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[South Carolina] Horry County follows suit to national 'No smoking' trends

At Coastal Carolina University, you'll find fewer and fewer places where you're allowed to smoke. To help wind down the number of students who smoke, CCU will launch their first student smoke-free clinic this Tuesday, September 16.
WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added Sep 13, 2014 19:28
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[South Carolina] Clemson weighs ban on all tobacco

Clemson is considering a total ban on products derived from the leaf that made the Carolinas famous. That means not only no smoking, dipping or chewing, but no e-cigarettes, even outside, anywhere.
Greenville (SC) News
added Apr 19, 2014 12:12
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[South Carolina] Senate bill would let employers light up smokers' private lives

Sen. Kevin Bryant of Anderson wants people to know he is not targeting smokers. But a bill of his being considered this week in a Senate subcommittee would allow businesses to take personnel action against workers who use tobacco away from the workplace.
Greenville (SC) News
added Apr 10, 2013 14:58
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[South Carolina] SC bill would treat electronic cigarettes like other tobacco in banning sale to juveniles

A House panel has advanced a bill designed to keep electronic cigarettes out of juvenile's hands. The bill approved Wednesday adds electronic cigarettes to the law barring the sale or distribution of tobacco products to anyone under 18.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 9, 2013 20:28
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[South Carolina] EDITORIAL: New chance in approach to smoking

As Bahr states, what renders e-cigarettes a safer (and less expensive) option lies in the physical process itself... Tobacco policy is long due for reform. Trump may be the answer.
Orangeburg (SC) Times & Democrat
added Feb 15, 2017 20:53
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[South Carolina] “Baby & Me Tobacco-Free” program launched in the Upstate

Department of Health and Environmental Control and the March of Dimes are launching a program to help pregnant tobacco users quit smoking and using other tobacco products. “Baby & Me Tobacco Free” is a grant-funded, research-based program to help pregnan
WSPA News Channel Seven (Spartanburg, SC)
added Aug 30, 2016 02:20
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[South Carolina] Cancer Institute awards MUSC Hollings $15 million to lead studies on tobacco

Do government policies geared toward reducing smoking tobacco really work? If so, will those policies drive more people to use vaporized nicotine products, such as “e-cigs?” And is that necessarily a good thing from a public health standpoint? Those are
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jun 2, 2016 17:01
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[South Carolina] Old SC tobacco town not quite ready to extinguish the smoke

The old South Carolina tobacco town of Conway, where for decades tobacco auctions were held, is not quite ready to pass a smoking ban. Media outlets report that city council was expected to give final approval to a public smoking ban Tuesday. But council
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 21, 2015 10:32
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[South Carolina] Staff and students at CCU prepare for launch of tobacco-free policy

Coastal Carolina University is gearing up for the official launch of its tobacco-free initiative Aug. 1, but the new policy began changing lives soon after it was announced in January.
Myrtle Beach (SC) Sun News
added Jun 19, 2014 10:50
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[South Carolina] From the Archives: Ness Motley Has Money to Burn

Ness Motley is the law firm whose partnership will collect the most in tobacco fees. For these lawyers who already had just about everything they wanted, what has the tobacco money bought?
AmericanLawyer.com
added Aug 23, 2013 01:55
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