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[Utah] KLEINER: Don't subjugate smokers with a majority rule

Instead of simply counting voices, we should pay attention to the operative principles behind those opinions. Why do people support the ban, and do they have principled reasons for doing so? At best, those advocating the smoking ban are making an argumen
The Utah Statesman (Utah State University)
added Feb 22, 2014 10:11

Should Utah ban smoking in cars to protect kids from dangers?

Public health » Lawmakers air bills to limit exposure to secondhand, thirdhand smoke.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Sep 20, 2012 07:37

[Utah] Salt Lake County government campus goes smoke-free

As of July 1, employees and patrons can light up in only two places: on the west side between the North and South buildings near the flag pole and on the northeast side at the southeast corner of the lower-level parking garage.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Jul 3, 2012 01:49

[Utah] State says e-cigarette company changed its name, kept deceptive marketing

In 2014, the Division of Consumer Protection threatened to hit the e-cigarette company, Vapex LLC, and its owners with more than $822,000 in fines, alleging the company made unsubstantiated claims about the health benefits of its products and because it
Salt Lake Tribune
added Oct 3, 2016 22:53

[Utah] Oldest Known Evidence of Tobacco Use in North America Found in Ice Age Hunting Camp

Ice Age Hunting Camp replete with the bird bones and tobacco...According to Western Digs, the discovery took a place in the dead-flat desert of northwestern Utah...researchers discovered a campground used by the prehistoric hunter-gatherers 12,300 years a
Ancient Origins (au)
added Jul 27, 2016 14:39

Utah declares pornography a public health hazard

"Pornography is more dangerous than secondhand smoke," Brown said. "If we can go against second-hand smoke and make such a difference, we can go against the pornography industry."
added Apr 19, 2016 22:02

Woman escorted off plane in Utah for refusing to put out e-cigarette

A woman flying from Bozeman, Mont., to Salt Lake City activated an e-cigarette and refused to put it out, said Nancy Volmer, spokeswoman for Salt Lake City International Airport. She said that when the plane landed, the passenger was escorted off the air
Salt Lake Tribune
added Apr 15, 2016 16:20

[Utah] The safety or danger of e-cigarettes is as cloudy as the vapor they produce

But there are dueling views on the devices' health impact. A recent World Health Organization report on possible and perceived hazards of e-cigarettes was sharply criticized by King's College London professor Ann McNeill and her colleagues, who said t
Deseret News
added Oct 31, 2015 21:15

[Georgia, Tennessee, Texas, Utah] Should airports snuff out smoking rooms?

“Given all the science that we have and the fact that so many cities and states are working towards going smoke-free, the fact that airports aren’t going in that direction more quickly is disconcerting,” said Cynthia Hallett, executive director of Americ
USA Today
added Aug 31, 2015 13:44

Utah legislators force e-cigarettes to abide by new rules

Prompted by previously easy-to-open packaging and misrepresented or missing content labeling, Utah legislators have enacted H.B. 415, sponsored by Rep. Paul Ray (R) of Clearfield. The bill called for more stringent regulations on e-cigarette refills and
The Independent (St. George, UT)
added Mar 28, 2015 12:47
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