Link to List of smoking bans in the United States

List of smoking bans in the United States

The following is a list of smoking bans in the United States. The United States Congress has not attempted to enact any nationwide federal smoking ban. As further detailed in this list, smoking laws vary widely throughout the United States. Some places in the United States do not generally regulate smoking at all, some ban […]

What Designer Cigarette Is Right For You?

Fashion offers a lot of glamorous ways to die: heart failure from malnourishment, scarf strangulation in a moving car and even insanity caused by toxic eye makeup. But for now we’re going to focus on fashion cigarettes. The fashion blogosphere has recently latched onto images of...

Cigarettes Manufacturers

In the modern times the industry was predominated by American manufacturers since most of the tobacco was grown in the US. However, since the late 60s early 70s USA lost its grip on the market welcoming manufacturers from other countries. Philip Morris International (Altria Group)...

Smoking companies must fund cessation program

WASHINGTON (Legal Newsline) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday denied to review a Louisiana class action judgment that ordered the nation’s major cigarette companies to fund a statewide 10-year smoking cessation program. The Court’s decision in Philip Morris USA Inc., et al. v. Deania...

Cartons will reflect dangers of smoking

Rotting teeth, decaying lungs and other gruesome images won’t deter smokers from their addiction, according to local convenience store managers. Nine outcomes of the habit will be slapped on cigarette boxes by September 2012. Representing one step by the federal drug administration to reduce the...

Menthol Cigarettes Marketed In ‘Predatory’ Pattern

Tobacco companies increased the advertising and lowered the sale price of menthol cigarettes in stores near California high schools with larger populations of African-American students, according to a new study from the Stanford School of Medicine. Although cigarette makers have denied using race or ethnicity...

Teachers Must Stop Smoking in Schools

Tamale — The Northern Regional Deputy Director of Public Health Services, Dr. Jacob Mahama, has cautioned headmasters and teachers against the habit of smoking on school compounds, or sending school children to buy them cigarettes during school hours. According to Dr. Mahama, about 99.9% of...

15 Facts About The Cigarette Industry That Will Blow Your Mind

Though cigarette consumption is no where near as prevalent as it was in the last century, the tobacco industry is still raking in massive money. It made $614 billion in 2009. China too is a booming market for cigarette consumption, with its size quadrupling since...