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[Washington] Young people, former smokers move towards e-cigarette use

Although Brooks vapes and promotes its health benefits, he said he strongly disagrees with big companies like Juul. He said he believes in the importance of personalizing the vaping experience for each person and does not agree with the big companies’ ta
Daily Evergreen [Washington State U.]
added Nov 9, 2018 18:59
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: The city’s new smoking ban in parks is well intended

However, the decision has been made. The ban has been adopted and will be enforced in some fashion. Let’s hope it is uniform and fair. If not, the Council might want to revisit the ban.
Walla Walla (WA) Union-Bulletin
added Oct 28, 2018 15:51
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[Washington] Smoking banned in most Walla Walla city parks

Lighting up in Walla Walla parks could now result in a $500 fine. City Council members decided in a split vote Wednesday night to ban smoking and vaping tobacco and marijuana products in most city parks. Parks and Recreation Director Andy Coleman said
Walla Walla (WA) Union-Bulletin
added Oct 26, 2018 18:49
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[Washington] 9th Circuit Won’t Rehear $58 Million Tribal Tobacco Company Tax Case ($$)

on Oct. 22 denied rehearing en banc of its affirmance of a Washington federal judge’s determination that a tribal manufacturer of...
Lexis Nexis
added Nov 7, 2018 18:22
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[Washington] Board of Health approves 'model policy' for smoke-free parks across King County

adopted a "model policy for tobacco-free parks" last week...Neal reminded the Board of Health that nearly 90 percent of adult smokers began smoking at or before they turned 18. The reason vaping was added to the policy recommendations, Neal said, is becau
King5 TV (Seattle, WA)
added Oct 22, 2018 17:12
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[Washington] Tribal Tobacco Co. Says 9th Circ. Rulings Go Against Treaty ($$)

A Native American tobacco company has urged the Ninth Circuit to rethink two rulings finding it liable for some $58 million in excise taxes and $6 million in fees, saying they... To view the full article, register now.
Law360
added Oct 1, 2018 03:42
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[Washington] County health department doubles down against e-cigarettes, appeals ruling

Health Department is appealing a Pierce County Superior Court decision last week that stated the agency overstepped its authority regarding rules and requirements for retailers of e-cigarettes and nicotine-infused vape juice that were stricter than state
Tacoma (WA) Weekly
added Sep 21, 2018 21:08
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[Illinois, Washington] Chicago’s Amazon Go a No Go on Tobacco / What else does the first store outside of Seattle not offer?

Convenience and tobacco retailers in the Windy City have one less worry regarding Amazon. The retail disruptor’s new convenience-retail concept in downtown Chicago doesn’t sell tobacco.
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Dec 2, 2018 17:56
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[Washington] EDITORIAL: Get flavored e-cigarettes hooking teens off the shelf

Washington state officials can help by raising the age to 21 to buy these products — along with tobacco — or consider banning e-cigarettes outright as San Francisco has done. Even though state and federal laws already ban vaping-product sales to anyone
Seattle (WA) Times
added Sep 19, 2018 20:19
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[Washington] Dr. Wood: Nicotine isn’t the only vaping ingredient you need to worry about |

In Thurston County, 14 percent of adults smoke. The 2016 Healthy Youth Survey shows that 14 percent of 12th graders also smoke cigarettes. A much higher percentage — 23 percent — use vapes...There are easy steps that parents can take to help their childre
The Olympian (WA)
added Sep 17, 2018 19:36
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