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[Australia] The display that cost a retailer $400,000

At what point do air travellers leave NSW? . . . This question became the central point of conjecture in a landmark legal case that has cost Sydney Airport's duty-free retailer a record $400,000 fine for displaying cigarettes against state tobacco laws.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 4, 2012 11:48
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Disturbing moment a woman threatens to kill everyone on her flight after she was caught smoking on the plane

She yells: 'I will kill everybody on this f****** plane! I will kill everybody on this f****** plane! I will!'... According to KOIN6, the woman had been caught smoking a cigarette and tampering with the smoke detector in the aircraft's bathroom.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 12, 2017 01:08
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Congressman vapes during committee meeting to prove point

Rep. Duncan Hunter (R-Calif.)...protested a proposal to ban e-cigarettes on airplanes by vaping in the middle of a markup...pulled out two different devices to illustrate what he argued were flaws in an amendment that Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) o
The Hill
added Jun 28, 2017 14:51
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CEI E-Cigarette Lawsuit Takes on Activist Agencies

general counsel Sam Kazman argued in court today against a federal regulation banning use of electronic cigarettes on planes. The lawsuit, filed by CEI and the Consumer Advocates for Smoke-Free Alternatives Association (CASAA), says the Department of Tran
Competitive Enterprise Institute (CEI)
added Apr 11, 2017 15:23
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[UK] Secret ashtrays, three-day-old food and FILTHY tray tables: Cabin crew reveal the secrets they never tell passengers about flying

A flight attendant revealed: 'There are ash trays on the lav doors beside the no smoking sign , for those passengers who are adamant and still decide to smoke so that they won't just trash the lit cigarette in the bin which could lead to a fire .'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 27, 2016 18:04
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U.S. DOT Protects Health by Prohibiting E-Cigarette Use on Planes; White House Must Also Issue Long-Overdue Rule Providing for FDA Oversight

The DOT’s action addresses just one of the public health and safety challenges posed by e-cigarettes. It is also imperative that the White House act without further delay to issue a long-overdue rule establishing FDA authority over e-cigarettes and other
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 2, 2016 23:24
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[Virginia] See the Shocking Difference Between This Airport's Smoking and Nonsmoking Rooms

The stark contrast between the ceilings in the nonsmoking room and smoking room is serving as a visual reminder to many about how harmful smoke can be to your health. One person commented, "Having a tough time quitting, but this definitely helps," and ano
POPSUGAR
added Nov 16, 2015 16:39
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[New Jersey] E-cigarettes still not banned on airlines

U.S. Rep. Frank Pallone said he has successfully lobbied to ban e-cigarettes in all places where tobacco smoking is prohibited in national parks, and he will now turn his attention to outlawing them on airplanes too. “Most people think e-cigarettes are
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Sep 18, 2015 12:17
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[California] US hotel heir Conrad Hilton pleads guilty in flight disturbance

Authorities said Hilton became belligerent on a British Airways flight from London to Los Angeles...Hilton acknowledged in his plea agreement that he threatened to kill one flight attendant during his outburst and threw a punch at another but missed. He
Reuters
added Mar 18, 2015 16:35
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[Africa, South Africa] Tobacco jet fuel could power SAA

South African Airways is hoping to start powering some of its aircraft with a tobacco-based jet fuel and other crop-based biofuels within the next two years.
Independent Online (IOL) / The Post (za)
added Oct 2, 2014 12:23
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