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DRENKARD: Utah Is Eyeing An E-Cigarette Tax, But Its Reasoning Is Faulty

these products are new and innovative and legislators don’t even understand the market for them. To me, that means that it would be highly premature to construct policies that would take a less risky cigarette substitute and try to tax it out of existence
Forbes
added Mar 1, 2015 12:46
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[Utah] States Look to Tax E-Cigarettes

With an eye on the twin concerns of public health and raising revenue, Utah is one of many states considering taxing electronic cigarettes
Pew Center on the States & stateline.org
added Feb 25, 2015 20:00
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[Utah] ARCHIVE: Thank You For Not Smoking

despite widespread belief to the contrary, tobacco smoking’s sorry reputation did not begin with Surgeon General Luther Terry’s famous 1964 report, which as we will see was actually a rather mild document in comparison with earlier works on the subject.
American Heritage Magazine
added Feb 17, 2015 15:49
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Utah Department of Health: Get your life back, 1 | Ads of the World

Death can wait. Find the power to quit smoking today.
MediaBistro (blogs)
added Feb 16, 2015 21:24
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[Utah] 8 Facts About E-Cigarettes and Their Impact on Public Health

Read these eight facts to learn more about e-cigarettes and Utah; including current laws, risks to teens and the reasons Gov. Herbert has proposed taxing them like tobacco products.
UtahPolicy.com
added Feb 16, 2015 20:01
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[Utah] Former Salt Lake City Mayor Deedee Corradini diagnosed with lung cancer

Corradini was diagnosed with non-small cell lung cancer last year in late July. "It came as a total, total shock," Corradini said in an interview with KSL Newsradio. "I never smoked a cigarette."
Deseret News
added Feb 7, 2015 00:08
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[Idaho] Utah lawmaker revives proposal to raise smoking age

Powell said he has spoken to several older smokers who wished someone had intervened before they picked up the habit. The lawmaker also expressed concern about the societal cost of medical bills for a long-term smoker. "We ought to view tobacco use as s
The Idaho Statesman
added Feb 4, 2015 15:01
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[Utah] Many e-cigs' labels show wrong nicotine content, Salt Lake County Health Department study shows

Researchers found that 61 percent of the e-cigarettes they bought at 14 vape shops and 16 tobacco specialty stores had nicotine levels at least 10 percent higher or lower than the label showed. The industry’s own American E-Liquid Manufacturing Standard
Salt Lake Tribune
added Jan 12, 2015 09:28
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[Utah] Study reveals inaccurate labeling of liquid in e-cigarettes

An increase in emergency room visits and calls to the local poison control hotline has Salt Lake County Health Department officials concerned about e-liquid used in battery-operated electronic cigarettes.
KSL Channel 5 (Salt Lake City, UT)
added Jan 10, 2015 15:45
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[Utah] Logan Municipal Council bans e-cigarettes from outdoor public spaces

voted narrowly, 3-2, to ban e-cigarettes from parks and other outdoor public spaces Tuesday night after a short discussion and no comments from the health department, though a fact sheet about e-cigarettes was provided. Councilwoman Holly Daines, who vote
Logan (UT) Herald-Journal
added Jan 9, 2015 11:55
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