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February 21, 2018
By Heartland Staff
In this Research & Commentary, Lindsey Stroud argues against a proposal in the Yellohammer State to increase the smoking age from 19 to 21.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
December 4, 2015
By Leo Pusateri
A Yale University researcher has found a link between bans on e-cigarette use by youth under age 18 and increases in underage cigarette smoking rates.
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Regulation
Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
Health Care
April 22, 2015
By Abigail S. Friedman
This research paper, written by Yale University associate professor of public health Abigail Friedman, studies the effects of state bans on e-cigarette sales to minors affect underage smoking rates in those states.
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Regulation
Alcohol & Tobacco
March 28, 2016
By Heartland Staff
A study published by a Yale researcher in April 2015 examines the causal impact of access to electronic cigarettes, commonly called “e-cigarettes,” on teen smoking and questions whether state bans raise or reduce teen smoking rates.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
Government Spending
February 3, 2002
By Phillip DeCicca, Donald Kenkel, and Alan Mathios
This paper uses government socioeconomic and public health data to determine the correlation between tobacco taxes and underage illegal smoking rates.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Taxes
September 12, 2018
By Heartland Staff
“Although ‘protecting the children’ is a laudable goal, this rhetoric is overused and threatens the millions of smokers who have quit smoking combustible cigarettes by using these products.” - Lindsey Stroud
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Health Care
Government & Politics
October 22, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Proposed law would prohibit the sale and distribution of flavored electronic cigarettes and vaping devices.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
April 29, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Comment to U.S. Food and Drug Administration urging the agency to reconsider modifying their finalized rule to hasten the deadline for manufacturers of flavored tobacco products to submit their Premarket Tobacco Product Applications.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
November 21, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Proposal would ban sales of all flavored electronic cigarettes and vaping devices in Suffolk County, New York.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
Regulation
January 29, 2019
By Heartland Staff
Proposal in Arizona to regulate e-cigarettes and vaping devices as tobacco products is a disservice to public health, and lawmakers should regulate tobacco products based on their level of harm.
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Alcohol & Tobacco
 

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