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[Tennessee] New Fairview park signs remind all 'Young Lungs at Play'

If you have been to Bowie Nature Park's Treehouse playgrounds recently, you may have noticed the new signage reading "Young Lungs at Play." The signs are posted as a reminder, encouraging those in and around the playground to refrain from smoking.
The Tennessean
added May 28, 2013 07:34
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[Tennessee, Virginia] Va.-Tenn. health care system to stop hiring tobacco users, says it’s to set good example

Media outlets report that Mountain States Health Alliance announced the new policy Wednesday. It’s effective March 1.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 10, 2013 23:32
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[Tennessee] Man pleads guilty in Goodlettsville contraband cigarettes sting

A Ukrainian man with ties to Chicago pleaded guilty Tuesday to receiving and possessing about 350,000 contraband cigarettes -- avoiding more than $60,000 in taxes -- as well as to distribution and possession of cocaine after being caught in a federal stin
The Tennessean
added Oct 11, 2012 07:47
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[Tennessee] Cop Fired for Smoking in Police Precinct

Tennessee police officer James Bishop was fired last week for smoking inside the precinct. Bishop had been a veteran of the force for about 17 years.
FindLaw blogs
added Jun 2, 2012 22:15
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[Tennessee] The trial must go on

Charges include conspiracy, obstruction of justice, extortion, bribery, wire fraud, mail fraud and honest services fraud. Prosecutors say they all made tens of thousands of dollars from the formation, marketing and operation of JailCigs, LLC and tried to
Murfreesboro (TN) Post
added Dec 21, 2016 22:49
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[Tennessee] SELENA GOMEZ CAUGHT SMOKING OUTSIDE OF REHAB FACILITY WITH A BANDAGED HAND, IS THE POP SINGER OKAY?

was photographed outside of her rehab facility in Tennessee smoking a cigarette with a bandaged up hand. How long will the recovering star stay out of the spotlight?
Inquisitr
added Oct 18, 2016 19:00
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[Tennessee] PROSECUTORS: STATE LAWMAKER PLANNED TO PROFIT FROM TAX HIKE

lawmakers raised cigarette taxes to 62 cents per pack in 2007, one veteran representative wanted even more, saying it "should have been a dollar." Prosecutors say that was part of Rep. Joe Armstrong's elaborate scheme not to raise revenue or curb smoking
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 3, 2016 15:21
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[Tennessee] Newbern adopts state policy concerning secondhand smoke

At the recent board meeting of the Newbern mayor and aldermen, a motion was approved to adopt the state of Tennessee's policy on secondhand smoking. For all those who may be out of the loop on how this policy will affect you, now is the time to get caugh
Dyersburg (TN) State Gazette
added Oct 25, 2015 09:23
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[Tennessee] Vapor boom could go up in smoke

In Tennessee, sales of e-cigarettes and nicotine vapor to minors is not a crime, though most local outlets have prominent signs saying they refuse to sell to minors.... Once the rule becomes final, FDA will be able to issue age restrictions and begin the
Memphis (TN) Business Journal
added Aug 31, 2015 20:16
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[Tennessee] EDITORIAL: Money is needed to help Tennesseans kick the habit

Tennessee lawmakers can help put the brakes on rising health care costs in this state by putting more money into smoking- cessation programs. The cigarette markup increase that Gov. Bill Haslam signed into law last week was short-sighted and unproductive
Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 26, 2015 11:27
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