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[Tennessee] Young Tennesseans to protest tobacco

Maury County youngsters will join thousands of peers across the country taking part in Kick Butts Day on Thursday. This national day of activism empowers children and teenagers to be leaders in efforts to stop youth tobacco use. The theme for Kick Butts
Columbia (TN) Daily Herald
added Mar 20, 2014 13:46
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[Tennessee] Georgia university system to consider tobacco ban on campuses

With the exception of the smoking hut Wilson visits, Dalton State is a tobacco-free campus. In a 2008 survey at the school, 67 percent of participants voted for the ban, which includes smokeless forms of tobacco.
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jan 21, 2014 03:14
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[Tennessee] Board may add 'no vaping' to tobacco-free schools policy

A quick trip through the parking lots of area high schools will reveal that many of those there have the electronic cigarette devices on a chain or holder around their necks or in their hands. But parents who purchase the devices for their teens or busin
Tullahoma (TN) News
added Jan 17, 2014 10:45
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[Tennessee] E-Cigarettes Become Popular Holiday Gifts

But while these customers puff up, some federal agencies aren't so sure about the new devices. The FDA's website explains that the safety of e-cigarettes have not been fully studied. Consumers of e-Cigarette products currently have no way of knowing: "
WTVC NewsChannel 9 (Chattanooga, TN)
added Dec 20, 2013 19:07
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[Tennessee] Chattanooga landlords move to ban smoking in rental units amid growing concerns of 'third hand' smoke

with about 1,400 new apartments in the pipeline for Chattanooga, it's a trend that could soon sweep through the Scenic City. "Secondhand smoke is more than a nuisance, it is a health hazard," Frick said. "And in an apartment building, there is shared air
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jul 21, 2013 05:02
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[Tennessee] PAUL: Smoke-free housing is life saver

Owners and managers of rental housing can benefit from going smoke-free. First, most people don't smoke and renters want smoke-free housing. Second, cleaning costs are lower when you do not have to scrub, paint and replace items that smell like smoke or
The Tennessean
added May 31, 2013 12:11
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[Tennessee] Fire Marshal: Cigarette Is Unofficial Cause Of Fire That Killed Couple

Fire investigators believe a cigarette started the fire that killed a husband and wife in Henry County.
NewsChannel 5 (Nashville, TN)
added Mar 2, 2013 01:13
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[Tennessee] $50K in tobacco stolen from farmer

About $50,000 in tobacco and a $10,000 trailer were stolen from Balthrop's farm on Thomasville Road in Chapmansboro during the early morning hours of Jan. 8. Authorities have charged Terry Stewart, 55, and Michael Gupton, 32, who both live on Highway 12
The Tennessean
added Jan 16, 2013 05:32
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[Tennessee] East Ridge city council ready to snuff out tobacco

East Ridge council members is expected to vote tonight on a total tobacco ban on its property, including Camp Jordan and other parks, City Hall and fire and police facilities.
Chattanooga (TN) Times & Free Press
added Jun 28, 2012 13:37
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[Tennessee] LETTER: Dodging The Smokers

Re" Roy Exum column on smoking bans: . . . How do you or any other smoker feel that it is your right to determine when and how much smoke is to be inhaled by others around you?
Chattanoogan.com
added Jun 18, 2012 09:33
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