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[South Carolina] LETTERS: Smoke gets in neighborhood's eyes

As a 20-year resident of Halsey Street and a graduate of MUSC, I feel sad that MUSC and Roper Hospital have elected to turn Cannon Park and its adjacent streets into an ashtray for their employees and contractors who smoke.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added May 18, 2013 22:51
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[South Carolina] Charleston approves outdoor smoking ban for streets and sidewalks in the hospital district

When Charleston's downtown hospital campuses went smoke-free, smokers took to the streets, but now those public spaces will be off-limits as well.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jan 9, 2013 11:47
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[South Carolina] Businesses give their take on Charleston County smoking ban

Within 30 days by law the owners of Wolf Track Inn off Highway 61 will have to implement a new no smoking policy, post no smoking signs, and tell customers who want to smoke to go outside. Wolf Track says they'll spend the time before the smoking ban goe
WCSC Television (Charleston, SC)
added Sep 6, 2012 07:07
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[South Carolina] Simpsonville smoking law to hit festivals

Smokers who want to light up will have to step outside the boundaries of the Labor Day Family Fun Festival in Simpsonville.
Greenville (SC) News
added Aug 25, 2012 04:42
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[South Carolina] Filtered cigarettes linked to lung cancer increase

About 7,200 people in the Palmetto State die from smoking each year, according to the South Carolina Tobacco-Free Collaborative. And while the rate of lung cancer has been dropping in recent years, one type — adenocarcinoma — has been on the rise.
Greenville (SC) News
added Jun 5, 2017 15:06
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[South Carolina] State of Tobacco Control Report: SC Gets a Failing Grade

“Tobacco use is the leading preventable cause of death and disease in our nation, and 19.7 percent of South Carolina residents currently smoke,” said Martha C. Bogdan, President & CEO of the American Lung Association of the Southeast. “We know what works
WLTX-TV 19 (COLUMBIA, SC)
added Jan 25, 2017 18:17
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[South Carolina] Public housing residents skeptical of smoke-free rule

A proposal to require all public housing properties in the nation to become smoke-free indoors in 2017 is receiving mixed reviews from Spartanburg residents. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development rule would require a ban on all lit smokin
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal
added Sep 29, 2016 18:46
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[North Carolina, South Carolina] Japan Tobacco Has High Hopes for Low-Priced Cigarettes

is now marketing its low-priced LD cigarette brand at retail stores in North Carolina and South Carolina, according to The Wall Street Journal. The market area puts it squarely in the backyards of the No. 2 and No. 3 players. Reynolds America Inc. (RAI)
Convenience Store News
added Jul 22, 2016 23:45
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[South Carolina, Texas] WorldVentures Employees to Breathe Easy, Company Announces Tobacco-Free Workplace Starting July 18

ranked 25 Healthiest Employers in North Texas as named by the Dallas Business Journal and Healthiest Employers... Employees will no longer be able to use any traditional, vapor or chewing tobacco products at any of the three U.S. buildings (two in Plano,
PR Newswire
added Jun 25, 2016 15:46
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[South Carolina] Plan released to help reduce tobacco’s toll on Palmetto State

South Carolina Tobacco-Free Collaborative (SCTFC) is announcing the release of Ending the Epidemic: Plan for a Tobacco-Free South Carolina, 2015-2020. This plan, developed by the SCTFC in collaboration with state partners and community coalitions, outline
WCSC Television (Charleston, SC)
added Dec 4, 2015 19:55
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