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Atlantic City Casino Smoking Opponents Scold Proposed Solutions

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Posted on: August 10, 2022, 01:01h.  Last updated on: August 9, 2022, 06:57h. Atlantic City casino smoking opponents say the suggestions being pitched by the local gaming industry to limit workers’ exposure to secondhand smoke are nothing more than smoke and mirrors. Atlantic City casino workers who want indoor smoking extinguished rally on the Boardwalk on April 12, 2022. Proposed solutions, including outdoor gaming smoking areas, have been met with resistance. (Image: AP) A growing coalition of Atlantic City casino workers wants the properties to go fully […]

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Crackdown proposed on vape use in school | News, Sports, Jobs

By JOHN WHITTAKER jwhittaker@post-journal.com Children caught vaping in school may be required to attend a state-created smoking cessation program under legislation introduced recently in the state Assembly. Assemblyman Keith Brown, D-Northport, has introduced A.10547 to amend the state Public Health Law to require those caught using electronic cigarettes or vapor products in schools to attend an Electronic Cigarette or Vapor Product Prevention, Control or Awareness Program. Attendance in the program would be part of a bigger state effort to create an educational program used in […]

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Canada’s proposed flavour ban will harm public health

Beamsville, ON, June 18, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, the Canada Gazette, Part 1, proposing a ban on flavoured vape products except for tobacco, mint and menthol was published. The Canadian Vaping Association (CVA) is disappointed that Canada has proposed harmful regulation to address misguided moral panic, instead of supporting the greatest harm reduction opportunity of our lifetime. If the flavour ban is implemented, hundreds of thousands of smokers may be pushed back to smoking or to the black-market and many will die. There is mounting evidence […]

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