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USADA on Armstrong: Evidence will 'speak for itself'

"This reasoned decision will be a farce, written by USADA with the significant assistance of lawyers from one of Big Tobacco's favorite law firms at a time when Lance Armstrong is one of America's leading anti-tobacco advocates," Herman wrote. "While USA
USA Today
added Oct 23, 2012 18:18
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[Wisconsin] Illinois coach caught using chewing tobacco

Illinois will report a secondary violation to the NCAA and the Big Ten after its coach, Tim Beckman, was caught Saturday afternoon by ESPN cameras using smokeless tobacco on the sidelines during the Illini's game against Wisconsin.
USA Today
added Oct 7, 2012 13:25
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[Minnesota] Fairfax Goes Tobacco Free

The city will no longer allow the use of any tobacco products on city-owned park land, recreational facilities, city facilities and open space . . . The policy also does not apply to chewing tobacco at the Memorial Park baseball facilities
KNUJ (New Ulm, MN)
added Oct 8, 2012 04:15
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[Illinois, Wisconsin] Badgers football: Illini coach Tim Beckman apparently used tobacco during game

Illinois football coach Tim Beckman apologized for using chewing tobacco during Saturday's game at the University of Wisconsin, a minor NCAA violation. "That’s a bad habit of mine. I apologize for that," Beckman said. "I guess it’s the stress. But there
Wisconsin State Journal
added Oct 7, 2012 17:30
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[Russia] Putin: quit smoking and drinking, watch the World Cup

The World Cup would promote healthy living in Russia by inspiring more young people to play sport, Putin told Russian television on Saturday. “Once infected by sport they will give up alcohol and tobacco,” he said.
Financial Times blogs
added Oct 1, 2012 16:05
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The Effect of Smoking on Ligament and Cartilage Surgery in the Knee

The current literature reveals a negative influence of smoking on the results of knee ligament surgery, both from a basic science and clinical perspective, implying that smoking cessation would benefit patients undergoing these procedures. The associatio
American Journal of Sports Medicine
added Sep 26, 2012 15:10
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[UK, Illinois] Michael Jordan brings charisma and cigars to help cart off Ryder Cup

Jordan, motivator extraordinaire, is on hand to keep the players loose, to serve as possibly the greatest role model for success in sport and to pass out cigars.
The Guardian (uk)
added Sep 25, 2012 12:49
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[UK] Mancini to Balotelli: Light up Games before Cigarettes

Roberto Mancini sets Mario Balotelli a challenge
IBTimes (uk)
added Sep 22, 2012 10:14
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[Canada] Day 58: Japan Tobacco's Americas President

Today's testimony began more or less where it had left off the day before - with the introduction of promotional material from JTI-Macdonald's Extreme Sports Series. (Exhibit 573 and 573a)
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Sep 20, 2012 14:42
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[Missouri] Doctor blasts St. Louis health director for letting MAC smoke

No other city in the country has enacted a smoking ban and then willingly broken the ban to make an exception for one business, said Dr. Michael Siegel, who has tracked tobacco laws for 25 years. Siegel, a professor at Boston University’s School of Publi
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Sep 19, 2012 16:54
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