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Daily EditionMay 10, 2007
Casinos Easing Opposition to Smoking Bans
Opposing bans on smoking in public places has become an 'uphill battle,' says the head of the American Gaming Association, which has lobbied for years to exempt casinos from local and state secondhand-smoking laws.
10 Percent of Truckers Fail Drug Tests in Oregon
Anonymous urine samples collected from truck drivers during safety inspections in Salem, Ore., revealed that 10 percent of drivers tested positive for drugs.
Vermont Police Team Targets Teen Drinking Parties
Tow trucks and night-vision equipment are some of the more unusual tools employed by the Stop Teen Alcohol Risk Team (START) in Washington County, Vt.
Report on Vancouver Injection Site Challenged
A recent report concluded that a controversial Vancouver safe-injection site for heroin users is ineffective is being blasted by a leading researcher as biased.
Spirituality a Smoking Cessation Aid, Study Says
Most smokers say they would welcome ways to integrate their personal spiritual beliefs into their attempts to quit smoking cigarettes, and research suggests that a spiritual component could improve the odds of quitting.
SAAS National Conference for Executives and Senior Managers in Addiction Services
The 2007 SAAS National Conference for Executives and Senior Managers in Addiction Services will feature a wide array of plenary sessions and workshops that address critical challenges facing senior and up-and-coming managers.
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Repeal the Ban on Federal Financial Aid to Students with Drug Convictions
Words Can Work: When Talking About Drugs
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