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[South Carolina] CCU Board of Trustees approves tobacco-free campus initiative

Coastal Carolina University Board of Trustees approved an initiative that will make its campus smoke and tobacco-free. This will include support programs and educational campaigns that will promote healthy living in general.
WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added Dec 16, 2013 21:00
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[South Carolina] Coastal Carolina University to go smoke-free in 2014

Coastal Carolina University trustees approved an initiative to make the campus smoke-free and tobacco free Friday, according to a release from the university.
Myrtle Beach (SC) Sun News
added Dec 14, 2013 18:30
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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] Editorial: Smoking keeps declining in state

South Carolina's cigarette tax was 7 cents per pack ... there is recent, concrete data we can point to that show real, positive and expected effects from the cigarette tax increase; and that lend credibility to the other predicted effects.
Greenville (SC) News
added Dec 3, 2013 12:34
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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] 'Loosie' cigarette sales may be banned in Columbia

City Council’s public safety committee on Tuesday asked a staff attorney to draft an ordinance that would outlaw the sales, which usually are made at convenience stores in low income neighborhoods. The request for a ban originated with Councilwoman Tamei
Columbia (SC) State
added Nov 19, 2013 17:38
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[South Carolina] University seeks to ban tobacco use

The policy aims to prohibit “all forms of tobacco and smoke-related products, including but not limited to cigarettes, cigars, pipes, water pipes (hookah), kreteks, bidis, [electronic cigarettes], smokeless tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff and any non-FDA
The Tiger (Clemson U.)
added Oct 25, 2013 22:35
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[South Carolina] 4 men plead guilty to conspiracy to traffic in $7.5 million in stolen cigarettes

Four South Carolina men have pleaded guilty in a conspiracy to traffic more than $7.5 million in stolen cigarettes. The guilty pleas were announced Tuesday by U.S. Attorney Bill Nettles. The four men are Moinuddin Patwary, 26, of Lexington; Syed Ahmed,
Greenville (SC) News
added Oct 3, 2013 03:44
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2013 South Carolina Tobacco Festival Schedule of Events

8 Kids Zone and Petting Zoo 5 Arts & Crafts & Other Cool Stuff ... 1 8 – 9:30am Gospel Singers 2 8:15am Smokin’ Fast 5K Race ... 1 11am –12pm Heritage Games & Tobacco Demonstrations
WBTW Channel 13 (Myrtle Beach, Florence SC)
added Sep 22, 2013 15:52
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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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