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[Vermont] Tobacco ban at residential treatment centers deters clients

The sudden drop in clients at Maple Leaf Farm coincided with the implementation of a Vermont Health Department policy requiring residential drug treatment centers to be tobacco-free. Intended as a step toward improving public health and the well-being of
added Jan 28, 2016 02:57

[Vermont] Suggested No Smoking Ordinance Gets a "No"

Edmonds suggested to keep people from smoking within 50 feet of any apartment complex in Waterbury. .... Shepeluk says a proposal to regulate smoking on private property would be impossible to enforce. “To put an ordinance in place that would encourage
WVNY ABC22 (Burlington, VT)
added May 20, 2015 05:45

[Vermont] Putting the vapor in e-cigarettes

Our primary business is the manufacture of e-liquid (the stuff that is turned into vapor inside an electronic cigarette). We are currently the oldest wholesale manufacturer of e-liquid in the United States and were the first to list the ingredients and t
(Barre, VT) Times Argus
added Oct 6, 2014 18:12

[Vermont] Rebecca Ryan: A step in the right direction

Now that the law clearly stipulates that drivers can be stopped and fined up to $100 each time they are caught smoking while a child is riding in the car with them, drivers who now smoke will hopefully think long and hard before they risk lighting up when
added Jun 2, 2014 20:11

[Vermont] ARCHIVE: E-cigs healthier alternative?

Vermont Vapors is the newest addition to Castleton Corners, selling one of the newer nicotine products on the market. Linda Barker and her family opened their storefront this March... While electronic cigarettes have helped the Barker family quit smoking
WCAX-TV Ch. 3 (Burlington, VT)
added May 16, 2014 15:53

[Vermont] Advocates worry about raiding Tobacco Trust Fund

As the Vermont Legislature prepares to chip away at a $70 million budget gap, tobacco use prevention advocates are asking that lawmakers stop raiding the tobacco settlement fund. The settlement fund is the result of a 1998 settlement between four tobacc
added Dec 27, 2013 22:00

[California] ARCHIVE: Vermont Sues R.J. Reynolds Over Cigarette Ad Claims

The state says there is no proof that the Eclipse brand poses less health risk. The company says its marketing is backed by scientific research.
Los Angeles Times
added Jun 6, 2013 09:17

[Vermont] Tobacco Giant R.J. Reynolds Ordered to Pay the State $8 Million in Penalties and to Stop Deceptive Advertising

In the latest ruling, Judge Pearson concluded that Reynolds should be required to pay substantial civil penalties for its violations and that an additional injunction should issue against Reynolds to prevent similar conduct by Reynolds in marketing other
Vermont Office of the Attorney General
added Jun 6, 2013 08:58

Hughes: Governor's proposal to deplete Tobacco Trust Fund will hurt Vermonters

Diverting monies from the Tobacco Trust Fund to plug budgetary gaps is short-sighted, will cost Vermonters in the future, and does not respect the wishes of Vermont smokers and nonsmokers.
added Mar 12, 2013 06:27

[Vermont] Smokeless public housing could be trend

Buildings owned by the Housing Trust of Rutland County have gone smoke-free, and the Rutland Area Prevention Coalition is talking to private landlords about enacting similar measures.
Rutland (VT) Herald
added Jan 11, 2013 08:35
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