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[Massachusetts] FALL RIVER, MASS. RAISES TOBACCO PURCHASE AGE TO 21

At its most recent meeting, the Fall River Board of Health voted unanimously to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21-years-old, with the increase scheduled to go into effect on Dec. 30, just ahead of the state’s increase and w
HalfWheel
added Dec 4, 2018 15:49
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DUA: What’s so special about the Juul?

The FDA felt there were too many underage kids using vaporizers, but rather than take a look at the shortcomings of the current age verification method, the same method used to limit the sale of alcohol and cigarettes to minors, they chose to carelessly h
The Cavalier Daily (U. of Virginia)
added Dec 7, 2018 15:00
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[UK] VIDEO: Is smoking in cars illegal?

Birmingham Mail (uk)
added Dec 5, 2018 18:12
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[Canada] North Vancouver school fed up with e-cig vaping imposes a lock down on bathrooms

“All student bathrooms, except those on the main floor by the gymnasium and the Gender-Neutral Bathroom by the office, will be locked until further notice,” reads a November 29 memo distributed by Seycove Secondary and first reported by the Vancouver Sun
Georgia Straight (ca)
added Dec 5, 2018 18:01
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[UK] Serial killer Robert Black smoked heavily for decades before death, inquest told

Serial child killer Robert Black smoked heavily for half a decade before his death from a heart attack, a doctor told his inquest....Black was found dead in his cell in Maghaberry high-security prison in Co Antrim in January 2016 aged 68... Black used to
Press Association (uk)
added Dec 4, 2018 17:27
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Vapes being marketed as weight loss products

online stores promoting ECV with fruit, green tea, and plant extracts, purportedly containing vitamin and weight control properties..“supposedly beneficial” extracts were too little to be of use. “What’s the percentage of green tea extract in the liquid?
The Star (my)
added Dec 4, 2018 12:36
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Russian husband stabs his heavily pregnant wife to death after he was asked to stop smoking because his cigarettes were bad for the baby

Petr Murskov knifed Olga Murskova eight times at their home in the village of Koshki in Russia's southern Samara Oblast region, it is claimed. The 30-year-old is said to have flown into a drunken rage late at night after his teenage stepdaughter asked h
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 3, 2018 17:05
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[Florida] Editorial: FDA crackdown on e-cigs and tobacco is a win

The proposed menthol cigarettes ban will have to make it through a protracted process for federal regulations, which could take at least two years. But the new restrictions still signal a strong move to regulate nicotine, and if realized are a victory in
Tampa Bay (FL) Times
added Dec 3, 2018 15:54
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Legislative Black Caucus will push to raise the age for buying tobacco to 21 in Maryland

Concerned about the long-lasting toll smoking has taken on the African American community, the Legislative Black Caucus of Maryland is leading an effort to impose restrictions on access to tobacco products. The caucus is pushing for Maryland to join a g
Washington Post
added Dec 3, 2018 15:27
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[Canada] Vapotage : la loi sur le tabac contestée devant les tribunaux [ Vapotage: tobacco law challenged in court]

In a three-week trial that begins Monday, the Quebec and Canadian associations of vaping shops will try to invalidate several articles of the Quebec law concerning the fight against smoking.
Radio Canada (ca)
added Dec 3, 2018 16:31
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