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[Texas] EDITORIAL: Regulate e-cigarettes: Reignite anti-smoking movement in America

That means 5.6 million children and teens — or one in 13 — could die prematurely during adulthood because of smoking, Lushniak’s report concluded. We must be more aggressive. We know what smoking did to older generations. We must do our best to stop th
Mcallen (TX) Monitor
added Jan 23, 2014 00:36
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[Texas] Study finds accessibility affects smoking habits

College of Education associate professor of health Lorraine Reitzel has taken to using smartphones and GPS to see how having tobacco outlets nearby affects smokers. “We previously published a study in 2011 in the American Journal of Public Health on the
Daily Cougar (University of Houston)
added Oct 23, 2013 03:44
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[Texas] Kidd Kraddick, RIP: Smoking may have led to heart disease, Dallas cardiologist says | Health Blog

Everyone is reeling at the sudden death of beloved Dallas radio personality Kidd Kraddick at 53, including Dr. Jeffrey Schussler, an interventional cardiologist at Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas and profe
Dallas Morning News blogs
added Jul 30, 2013 04:51
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Texas Lawyer Blog: Fee dispute between attorneys rises out of tobacco litigation ashes

Beaumont plaintiff’s lawyer Brent W. Coon and lawyers he hired to represent him in litigation against his former firm, Provost★Umphrey Law Firm, say they are trying to resolve a fee dispute.
Texas Lawyer
added Jan 17, 2013 14:31
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[Texas] Sugar Land cigar shop center of smoking battle

The smell of smoke has become a point of serious contention outside a local cigar shop, and now that the property management has stepped in with a cigar smoking ban, the battle is heading to court.
KRTK TV ABC13 (Houston, TX)
added Aug 25, 2012 05:27
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[Texas] Woman killed in house fire after smoking while using oxygen tank

A woman, who was smoking while her oxygen tank was in use, died after her northeast Harris County home went up in flames late Wednesday, according to the Harris County Fire Marshal's Office.
KVUE (Austin, TX)
added Jul 5, 2012 17:20
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[Texas] Borger man dies in fire after cigarette ignites oxygen

The Texas Fire Marshal’s Office on Tuesday identified a 73-year-old man killed in a Borger apartment fire Sunday afternoon. Kenneth Herin was smoking a cigarette that somehow ignited a home oxygen supply used for breathing assistance,
Lubbock (TX) Avalanche-Journal
added Jul 5, 2012 10:15
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[Texas] VIDEO: New FDA Regulations for Smoke, Vape Shops Take Effect Monday

Due to the new regulations, some stores have felt driven to close their doors come Monday, such as Hub City Vapors. Their manager, Tom Jordan, shared this statement with EverythingLubbock: "As a result of new regulations, the FDA now categorizes our sto
KLBK CBS 13 (Lubbock, TX)
added Aug 5, 2016 14:44
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'Your boss is a crook!' The phone call that sent Texas AG Dan Morales to prison

Potter refused to discuss the tobacco litigation and his role in the criminal investigation of Morales for 18 years. This week, he gave a series of exclusive interviews to The Texas Lawbook on the 20th anniversary of the filing of the Texas tobacco lawsui
Dallas Morning News
added Apr 16, 2016 11:19
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[Texas] As Statewide Smoking Ban Stalls, Cities Go It Alone

Now, McKee reluctantly acknowledges a change of heart. “I’m glad it happened, I guess,” he said last week. “Everybody says it smells so much better. It hurts the business in the morning time with the coffee and the smokers, but the rest of the day, ever
The Texas Tribune
added Dec 20, 2014 14:06
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