Headlines Tagged with Texas — 5,419 headlines found
Now, after the federal ban on flavored cigarettes four years ago, flavored cigars are now all the rage, especially among younger smokers. "One thing that the cigarette company learned long ago is the earlier you can get someone hooked on your product, th
Sep 23, 2013 KLTV ABC 7 (Tyler, TX)
added Sep 23, 2013 13:01
Hinojosa said a large number of minors in Texas now use e-cigarettes, which has become a “training device” for later use of regular tobacco products. Further, he said, many youths use e-cigarettes to inhale various illegal drugs. Sen. Don Huffines, R-Da
May 18, 2015 Dallas Morning News blogs
added May 20, 2015 11:58
Millions of Americans have used electronic cigarettes. Advocates say they're a safe and effective alternative to cigarettes, but as Susan McGinnis reports, the Food and Drug Administration says e-cigarettes may be hazardous to your health.
Jul 6, 2012 KYTX-TV - CBS19 & MYTX (Tyler, TX)
added Jul 7, 2012 17:51
They come in flavors as sugary sweet as kids’ cereal and as tempting as pizza and popcorn. But starting Oct. 1, the nicotine-laced vapor of e-cigarettes will be legally off-limits for Texans younger than 18.
Aug 28, 2015 Dallas Morning News
added Aug 30, 2015 23:40
[Mexico, Texas] As Senate and House Lawmakers Slog Through FDA Appropriations Bills, FDA’s To-Do List Grows
House of Representatives Committee on Appropriations... is encouraged that FDA has provided options for a way forward on distinguishing between premium cigars and other tobacco products...understands that nearly one in four packs of cigarettes consumed in
May 29, 2014 FDA Law Blog (Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.)
added May 30, 2014 02:44
I am currently incarcerated at the Victoria County Jail, and the topic of e-cigarettes and smokeless tobacco or nicotine products is of great interest to many inmates and is often discussed here. Most of us can understand why smoking cigarettes isn't al
Sep 3, 2015 Victoria (TX) Advocate
added Sep 5, 2015 18:21
Members of the Senate Health and Human Services Committee voted Wednesday to bar minors from purchasing e-cigarettes. “Today’s vote puts Texas one step closer to joining the 41 other states that already prohibit the sale of electronic cigarettes or vapi
Feb 25, 2015 Dallas Morning News blogs
added Mar 1, 2015 12:40
New York Advocates to Legislators: Show us the money! The 2012 "Broken Promise to Our Children" report shows that New York spends less than 1% of the $2.3 billion in revenue New York is projected to receive from tobacco taxes and the tobacco settlement
Dec 6, 2012 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 6, 2012 11:45
Dan Morales wants Texas to reopen its multibillion-dollar tobacco litigation, suggesting the state might be able to claim all or some of the $3.2 billion awarded to outside attorneys in that case.
Sep 29, 2013 New York Times
added Oct 2, 2013 17:23
Pasadena police said Ruiz was smoking synthetic marijuana ... While Ruiz was passed out, the 2-year-old grabbed one of his cigars and chewed on it, police said.
Mar 8, 2013 KPRC-TV (Houston, TX)
added Mar 9, 2013 22:32