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DU puts ban on E-cigarettes

DU puts ban on E-cigarettes

By Kaye Burnet | The Duquesne Duke Electronic cigarettes are now banned from Duquesne buildings, school officials announced this week. Students and faculty who use electronic cigarettes will now be subject to the same restrictions as traditional smokers. Smoking is prohibited in all buildings and recreational areas, including Rooney Field. Anyone wishing to smoke, electronically […]

Whatever comes to mind: E-cigarettes cause tragedies

Whatever comes to mind: E-cigarettes cause tragedies

By George Flynn | Opinions Editor Smoking is bad; we all know this. Not only is it a disgusting habit that becomes addicting and quickens the aging process, but it also has stolen many lives. According to the American Cancer Society, one in five deaths in the United States is a result of tobacco use. […]

Smoking age changes in New York

By Addie Smith | Sports Editor The state of New York has always been on the cusp of breakthroughs. They were one of the first states to legalize same-sex marriage and New York City imposed a tax on sodas to discourage people from buying them. Now, one of the nation’s most innovative cities is at it again […]