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Are E-Cigarettes A Safe Alternative?

There is growing concern that e-cigarettes are luring teenagers into addiction.

03/18/2014

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Scituate Raises Legal Age To Buy Tobacco Products To 21

On May 1, Scituate will join a handful of other towns in the Commonwealth that have made cigarettes harder for young folks to get.

02/25/2014

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NH House Considers 20-Cent Cigarette Tax Hike

New Hampshire’s House is considering raising the tobacco tax 20 cents — a dime less than Gov. Maggie Hassan counted on in her budget.

03/16/2013

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I-Team: Alleged Tobacco Scam Costs Taxpayers Millions

The I-Team found one man who has allegedly made a fortune dodging the tax man. What is more outrageous, he is doing it by moving cancer causing products into the state.

03/05/2013

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Cohasset Hopes To Ban Use Of E-Cigarettes

The town of Cohasset wants to outlaw electronic cigarettes.

05/03/2012

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Alternative Tobacco Use Outpaces Cigarette Smoking Among Teens

Walk into any convenience store and you will see cigars that look and smell like candy but are just as dangerous as the real thing.

03/19/2012

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Cigarettes For $3 A Pack? Roll Your Own

A growing number of smokers have found a way to get cigarettes for a small fraction of what they used to pay because they’re not paying most of the taxes.

01/02/2012

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Boston To Regulate Sales Of Electronic Cigarettes

Boston city officials are stepping up efforts to regulate electronic cigarettes that deliver nicotine and individual cigars.

12/01/2011

Bridgewater State, Salem State Ban Smoking On Campus

Students starting the semester at two state schools in Massachusetts will have to leave the cigarettes at home.

09/01/2011

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Hopkinton Looking To Stop Underaged Tobacco Use

A local group pushing the town of Hopkinton to adopt a new bylaw that would make smoking and chewing tobacco illegal for anyone under 18.

01/25/2011

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