smoking

SF City College to ban on-campus smoking

Designated outdoor smoking areas will soon become a thing of the past…

 

Newsom, Chiang implore CalPERS not to invest in tobacco industry

California Lt. Governor Gavin Newsom and State Treasurer John Chiang both released statements Tuesday…

 

Teens who smoke more likely to use alcohol and other drugs

Ninety-six percent of young smokers in San Francisco have used at least two…

 

California raises legal age to buy tobacco from 18 to 21

SACRAMENTO — The governor of California on Wednesday approved raising the legal…

Deadline looms for Gov. Jerry Brown to act on tobacco age

SACRAMENTO — Gov. Jerry Brown faces a midnight deadline to act on…

Outdated paternalism alienates Generation Y

The California Legislature this month finally passed Senate Bill 2X-7, which would…

California lawmakers approve raising smoking age to 21

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — California lawmakers voted Thursday to make the nation's most…

San Francisco raises tobacco purchase age to 21; voters to decide affordable housing requirements

San Francisco became the first major California city Tuesday to raise the…

Amid legal threats, SF debates raising tobacco purchase age to 21

San Francisco’s evolving crackdown on tobacco use enters another stage with a…

UCSF study shows e-cigarettes may not help quit smoking after all

Electronic cigarettes may not actually help smokers quit smoking cigarettes after all,…

UN agency links hot dogs and other processed meat to cancer

PARIS — Bacon, hot dogs and cold cuts are under fire: The…

San Mateo smoking rules get more stringent

San Mateo will likely become the latest Peninsula city to expand restrictions…

California bills to regulate e-cigs, raise smoking age stall

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — In a victory for Big Tobacco, two California bills…

BART closer to banning e-cigarettes

BART is set to ban the use of electronic cigarettes on its…

California declares electronic cigarettes a health threat

California health officials on Wednesday declared electronic cigarettes a health threat that…

SF leaders working to limit tobacco sales permits as cigarette sales rise

A fee The City tacks on to sales of tobacco might not…

San Francisco expands smoking restrictions to include outdoor public events

San Francisco’s anti-smoking laws intensified Tuesday with the passage of a law…

Proposal would require landlords to designate non-smoking apartments

Although they often butt heads, landlords and tenant advocates have joined forces…

Keep Twitter here — it’s part of our identity

The City’s efforts to keep Twitter in San Francisco (“Twitter tax break…

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