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[Texas] Celebrate World No Tobacco Day at Castaway Cove Waterpark today

The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Tobacco Prevention and Control Coalition is advocating for people in the community to not smoke in vehicles... The TPCC's snorkel campaign is meant to show the community how children are affected by secondhand smoke.
KAUZ-TV NewsChannel 6 (Wichita Falls, TX)
added Jun 1, 2017 01:33
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[Texas] Injunction provides 60-day hold on new Arlington smoking ordinance

The city of Arlington has agreed to a temporary injunction that would halt enforcement of its new smoking regulations for 60 days — matching the grace period that city officials had already promised. The action came after a group of about 10 Arlington n
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 30, 2017 22:57

[Texas] Nightclubs file lawsuit to stop Arlington’s new smoking ban

The lawsuit, filed in state district court, seeks a temporary injunction, claiming that the ordinance in unconstitutional and “places a business-killing burden” on bars, while exempting other businesses such as bingo parlors and fraternal organizations.
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 27, 2017 19:29

[Texas] Some fanning flames about smoke-free ordinance ($$)

Although the majority of Lufkinites do not smoke, some residents are still unhappy with aspects of the smoke-free city ordinance that was passed four years ago.
Lufkin (TX) Daily News
added May 15, 2017 18:26

[Texas] Austin looking to add e-cigarettes to public smoking ban

City Council took a step Thursday toward changing Austin's smoking ordinance to include Electronic cigarettes.The amendment would ban them in bars, restaurants and public parks. "Really it's just kind of catching up with the technology at this point," s
KENS Ch. 5 Eyewitness News (San Antonio, TX)
added May 14, 2017 19:52

[Texas] Austin plans to ban e-cigs in same places as smoking

10 states and hundreds of cities, including Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, New York City and Waco have prohibited e-cigarette use in the same places where smoking is already prohibited. Thursday, city council approved a resolution that shows Austin aims to
KXAN-TV36 (Austin, TX)
added May 12, 2017 20:14

Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Carlos Vela of Ingleside, Texas, As National Youth Advocate of the Year

Carlos Vela, 18, of Ingleside, Texas, has been named the National Youth Advocate of the Year by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids for his leadership in the fight against tobacco. Carlos was honored Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Carlos was previously name
PR Newswire
added May 11, 2017 23:59

[Texas] Barefoot John Daly takes a brief break from his cigarette to break into song after sinking putt

USA Today
added May 11, 2017 19:17

[Texas] Austin Looks to Add E-Cigarettes to Smoking Ban in Public Places

On Thursday, the Austin City Council is expected to approve a resolution adding electronic smoking devices, or e-cigs, to the original ban on smoking in public. Essentially, this resolution is only adding e-cigarettes to the language of the ordinance.
Time Warner Cable (Spectrum) News
added May 11, 2017 19:10

[China, Texas] Man Injured By Vaping Device Battery Files Second Amended Petition ($$)

filed a second amended petition in Texas state court to add a Chinese company that made the battery for a vaping device that exploded and injured him to his complaint against the makers of the vaping device and the store that sold it to him, a claiming ne
Lexis Nexis
added May 11, 2017 14:57
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