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Frisco To Consider Smoking Ban At Public Parks

City Council members in Frisco will consider an ordinance that could snuff out smoking at public parks.

08/05/2014

A man puffs on an electronic cigarette. (credit: Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Congressional Report Presses For E-Cigarette Rules

Concerns about electronic cigarettes, including flavors and marketing that could appeal to young people, underscore the need to regulate the fast-growing industry, according to a Congressional report released Monday.

04/14/2014

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Bedford Bans E-Cigarette Sales To Minors

The City of Bedford has banned the use of e-cigarettes in all non-smoking areas and is prohibiting the sale of related products to minors.

04/10/2014

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No More Underage E-Cigarette Buying In North Texas City

Without federal or state regulations on electronic-cigarettes, the Rockwall City Council took matters into its own hands Monday voting to ban the sale of all e-cigarette items to minors.

CBS 11–01/06/2014

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Richardson Sees Influx Of E-Cigarette Stores

Richardson has seen an influx in recent weeks in new electronic cigarette stores opening in the city. In the past ten weeks, at least seven new e-cigarette stores have obtained a permit to open.

10/16/2013

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North Texas City Considers Regulating E-Cigarette Stores

In just the past few months, Richardson city leaders say one kind of business seems especially interested in setting up shop — e-cigarette retailers. Currently there are eight of the stores in the city.

CBSDFW.COM–10/15/2013

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Texas Researchers To Study Dangers/Benefits Of E-Cigarettes

A lot of people are asking if those trendy new e-cigarettes are safe? It’s one of the things researchers at a Texas university are trying to find out.

CBSDFW.COM–07/12/2013