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[Washington] Plan would allow cigar lounges, but workers would have to be smokers — and take a test to prove it

But this year, to get around concerns that the lounges would expose workers to secondhand smoke, they’re proposing something new: Cigar lounges could only hire smokers as employees. And those employees would have to take a blood test to prove that they
The Olympian (WA)
added Feb 10, 2017 18:01
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[Washington] Keeping the air smoke and vape free in Pierce County

Residents of Pierce County and across the state have been able to breathe easy because of the smoking in public places law enacted more than 10 years ago. In 2016, people got another layer of protection when lawmakers passed a similar law for vaping. Taco
The Suburban Times (Lakewood, WA)
added Feb 8, 2017 23:54
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EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: Ice queen Tonya Harding smokes a cigarette and sips some coffee in her Mickey Mouse PJs outside battered Washington home

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 25, 2017 23:09
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[Washington] Ferguson Continues Push To Raise Legal Age To Purchase Tobacco

Attorney General Bob Ferguson...will testified on House Bill 1054 at a House Health Care & Wellness Committee hearing on Tuesday....Ferguson’s proposal would make Washington the third state to raise the legal tobacco sale age to 21, joining Hawaii and Cal
Seattle Medium
added Jan 25, 2017 21:49
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Two States Think 21 / Texas, Washington consider raising legal age to purchase tobacco

Texas and Washington state may join California and Hawaii as the only states to raise the legal purchase age of tobacco products from 18 to 21, according to two separate news sources.
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jan 25, 2017 00:28
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Texas, Washington Mull Statewide Tobacco 21 Laws

If legislation is approved, the two states would follow in the footsteps of Hawaii and California. Hawaii became the first state to set the legal minimum buying age for tobacco products at 21. That law went into effect Jan. 1, 2016, as CSNews Online prev
Convenience Store News
added Jan 20, 2017 21:54
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Texas, Washington Mull Statewide Tobacco 21 Laws

If legislation is approved, the two states would follow in the footsteps of Hawaii and California. Hawaii became the first state to set the legal minimum buying age for tobacco products at 21. That law went into effect Jan. 1, 2016, as CSNews Online prev
Convenience Store News
added Jan 20, 2017 21:54
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[Washington] AG trying again to raise tobacco purchase age to 21

Democrat Bob Ferguson backed similar legislation the last two sessions. Those bills did not pass. Under his proposal, only those 21 and over would be allowed to buy tobacco or vaping liquids. Current law requires tobacco purchasers to be over 18. "Hope
King5 TV (Seattle, WA)
added Jan 10, 2017 22:34
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[Russia, Washington] Quad article helped direct career path From Mansfield to Moscow: A Fulbright scholar's odyssey

Mansfield High School graduate, and Fulbright Scholar, Katherine Schroeder, 23, is in Russia...researching her Master's thesis topic that will focus on recent Russian health policy changes designed to discourage the practice of smoking. "They are applyin
Quad City (WA) Herald
added Dec 31, 2016 17:19
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[Colorado, Washington] UC Davis study finds that legal pot leads to more teen smokers

A new study conducted by UC Davis has found that marijuana use has risen among teenagers since it was legalized in Colorado and Washington as the stigma of smoking has declined.
Lake County (CA) Record-Bee
added Dec 29, 2016 00:34
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