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Kick Butts Day

INDIANA, (WOWO): Kids in Indiana will stand up against tobacco Wednesday.  Its part of a nationwide effort called Kick Butts Day.


The anti-tobacco campaign includes events that range from classroom activities about the harmful ingredients in cigarettes to large rallies. In Indiana alone, tobacco use claims 9,800 lives and costs $2.9 billion in health care bills each year. Currently, 18.1 percent of the state’s high school students smoke.

For a full list of Kick Butts Day events in Indiana, visit

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