Headlines Tagged with Washington — 3,162 headlines found
Opponents say it'll create a massive commercial industry, like big tobacco, and exacerbate health problems. "Car crashes to problems with second hand smoke to school dropouts to workplace accidents," said Kevin Sabet, president of Smart Approaches to Ma
Feb 8, 2018 WHSV-TV3 Channel 3 (Harrisonburg, VA)
added Feb 9, 2018 01:59
A bill heard by the Washington Senate Labor and Commerce committee would raise the purchasing age for tobacco and vaping products to 21 in the state.
Feb 2, 2018 The Spokesman-Review
added Feb 2, 2018 17:59
The “Tobacco 21” Idaho Coalition announced it'll try again to pass legislation that would raise the legal age to buy tobacco products, including e-cigs, from 18 to 21. The group believes it would reduce tobacco use and protect kids from a lifetime of ad
Feb 1, 2018 KXLY News 4 (Spokane, WA)
added Feb 2, 2018 17:57
Dasha Winterer, junior astrophysics major, explains how she doesn’t think students should be banned from smoking on campus, and that no one is enforcing the rule anyway.
Jan 31, 2018 Daily Evergreen [Washington State U.]
added Feb 1, 2018 01:38
Visit a public park in Bellevue, and you can light up a cigarette, chew tobacco or puff on an e-cigarette all you want. Do so in Kent, and you’re technically breaking local law. In Seattle’s city parks, it’s verboten to smoke, but chewing tobacco and vap
Jan 30, 2018 Crosscut (Seattle, WA)
added Jan 31, 2018 02:34
Email Print Save Washington state lawmakers are considering a bill that could raise the legal age to purchase any nicotine product from 18 to 21 years old. Senate Bill 6048, sponsored by Senator Patty Kuderer, D-Redmond, was heard on Monday, Jan. 22 by
Jan 24, 2018 Centralia (WA) Chronicle
added Jan 25, 2018 01:08
Cannabis also does not have carcinogenic factors or cause deaths to first- or second-hand smokers...Apartments should draft policies in compliance with the law and make smoking pot in your apartment alright now that legalization has taken effect.
Jan 5, 2018 Tri-City (WA) Herald
added Jan 8, 2018 15:42
TV ads running on the three traditional networks don’t pack the wallop they once could have. But getting Big Tobacco to admit any culpability in the wake of death and destruction they’ve left behind must be counted as some kind of victory.
Jan 2, 2018 Tacoma (WA) News Tribune
added Jan 2, 2018 03:26
The Spokane Regional Health Board backed a measure to raise the tobacco age to 21 years old. Spokane Regional Health Board member AJ Sanders said a common objection to initiatives like this are looking at how effective it will actually be.
Dec 22, 2017 KREM (Spokane, WA)
added Dec 22, 2017 16:15
The Spokane Regional Health District board has thrown its weight behind a three-year-old campaign to raise the state’s tobacco age limit to 21. The board, which is made up of a bipartisan group of elected officials from around Spokane County, unanimousl
Dec 14, 2017 The Spokesman-Review
added Dec 14, 2017 16:51