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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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[South Carolina] Proposals to increase SC tobacco tax could lower usage

Tobacco use remains the number one cause of preventable death and disease in both South Carolina and the nation as a whole, according to South Carolina Tobacco Free Collaborative. Tobacco use costs South Carolina at least $4.25 billion each year. Annual
WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added Nov 21, 2015 17:37
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[South Carolina] Inman council puts off decision on smoking ban, parks district

City Council decided 4-0 to postpone taking any action on a proposed citywide smoking ban...The ban would prohibit smoking, including the use of electronic cigarettes, at any workplace and within 15 feet of entrances.
Spartanburg (SC) Herald-Journal
added Jan 16, 2015 17:57
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[South Carolina] E-cigarettes banned in and around USCB campus buildings

University South Carolina Beaufort is among them. The school's current policy bans the use of e-cigarettes in campus building and within 25 feet of them, according to Lindsey Logue, chairwoman of a USCB tobacco-free task force. E-cigs look like traditio
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Dec 3, 2013 11:46
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[South Carolina] Goose Creek smoking ban now in effect

The ordinance prohibits smoking in any place of employment in the city, to include any vehicles used to transport the public. It does not include vehicles where the only person who uses the vehicle is a smoker.
WCBD-TV2 (Mt. Pleasant, SC)
added Jul 1, 2013 14:21
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[South Carolina] Hospital-area ban brings cigarette litter to Cannon Park

Ten weeks have passed since smoking was banned around the Medical University and Roper Hospital campuses, and it's apparent the smoking crowd has moved their habit a few blocks away.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added May 18, 2013 23:10
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[South Carolina] Advocate warns York County students: Tobacco 'screwed up my life'

Smokeless tobacco tore into Gruen VonBehren’s face and split his tongue in half before he was old enough to vote.
Rock Hill (SC) Herald
added Mar 7, 2013 03:43
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[South Carolina] Goose Creek mulls smoking ban

Most members of City Council appeared reluctant to support the ban when it was discussed at an October workshop. The issue was brought before council by Franklin Moore, who was elected earlier this year. The proposed ordinance would make it illegal to s
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Dec 11, 2012 20:15
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[South Carolina] Clemson University establishes tobacco-free campus task force

Clemson University has established a task force of students, faculty and staff to make its campus tobacco free within two years. The task force will research the effect of a tobacco-free campus, define the specifics of a tobacco-free campus policy and pla
Anderson (SC) Independent-Mail
added Oct 14, 2012 02:41
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[South Carolina] Six Upstate residents plead guilty in $33 million illegal cigarette ring

Six people from South Carolina have pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of cigarette smuggling in several states. They were among more than a dozen people from several states who were arrested in November 2011 on charges of running or participati
Anderson (SC) Independent-Mail
added Jun 16, 2012 07:53
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