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[Texas] RODU: Mythic tobacco endgames

CVS’ collaborators include the misnamed Truth Initiative (see here and here) and the American Cancer Society, whose numerous prohibitionist exploits are reported in this blog here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here, here and here. Campaign awards
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Oct 6, 2017 15:28

[Texas] Hero smoke shop owner defends himself against armed robber by calmly pulling pistol and shooting at him without ever putting down his cigarette!

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 16, 2016 14:46

[Texas] Man sues e-cigarette store for $1million after batteries explode in his cargo shorts and give him second degree burns on his crotch

David Powell, of Arlington, is seeking a minimum of $1million after receiving first and second degree burns from the incident that occurred while he was playing kickball at his daughter's birthday party. The two lithium-ion batteries Mr Powell bought fro
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Mar 13, 2015 14:29

East Texas woman claims e-cigarettes made her sick

But, just days after switching to e-cigarettes, Debbie said she began to wonder about the product's safety. "I started feeling really kind of jittery," Hendrix said. "And once I started feeling real jittery me and my husband went to town to eat and I got
KLTV ABC 7 (Tyler, TX)
added Apr 9, 2014 15:12

[Texas] Big Tobacco Beware, Vapor Cigarettes Are Here

"Icon Vapor's goal is to provide a sensible, safer, cost-competitive alternative to the tobacco-based cigarette," notes Daniel Balsiger, president of Icon Vapor. "We also believe that an informed consumer will carefully consider who they purchase vapor c
Graham (TX) Leader
added Mar 19, 2014 15:35

[Texas] Letter: Smoking ban logic goes up in flames

Why should the government tell them how to care for their food and drink, but also allow them to expose their staff and customers to cigarette smoke? The editorial staff of the Amarillo Globe-News should either use better logic or stay out of the argume
Amarillo (TX) Globe-News
added May 13, 2013 04:21

[Texas] Texans want a smoke-free workplace, new survey shows

According to the Smoke-Free Texas coalition, 74 percent of Texas voters polled by Baselice & Associates favor a proposed statewide law that would eliminate smoking in all indoor workplaces, including public buildings, offices, restaurants and bars.
San Antonio (TX) Business Journal
added Mar 27, 2013 05:57

Texas Senate Bill would raise smoking age to 21

Democratic State Senator Carlos Uresti is sponsoring a bill that would raise the legal smoking age, from 18 to 21. Senate Bill 313 would prohibit anyone under the age of 21 who is caught purchasing or possessing tobacco, with a Class C misdemeanor, punis
KSAT-12 (San Antonio, TX)
added Mar 5, 2013 17:20

[Texas] State Senator Wants to Raise Smoking Age

State Senator Carlos Uresti is proposing raising the legal age to purchase, consume and possess tobacco products from 18 to 21. "It's going to save lives and it's going to save money," Uresti said.
KABB FOX 29 (San Antonio, TX)
added Feb 3, 2013 03:17

[Texas] Time to pass a statewide smoke-free workplace ban

Patchwork system across Texas causes confusion
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Nov 24, 2012 18:53
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