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[Australia] Where you stand on smoker rights...

FRASER Coast Chronicle readers have weighed-in on the issue of smokers' rights. Cigarette smoking has entered the national conversation in recent days after cricketers Shaun Marsh and Jackson Bird were dubbed bad role models for smoking in public while
Fraser Coast Chronicle (au)
added Jan 16, 2018 14:43
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[Australia] Aussie school kids drinking, smoking less

School-aged Aussie kids are drinking less alcohol and smoking less tobacco and cannabis, a new study shows. Better parental attitudes about the dangers have been linked to the trend, identified by an analysis of more than 40,000 student surveys complete
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Jan 15, 2018 23:46
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Sharp drop in Australian teenagers’ use of drugs, alcohol and tobacco

Study’s authors attribute the fall to stricter parental attitudes and law reforms that have reduced availability of substances...between 1999 and 2015...Tobacco use dropped from 45% to 10% over the same period – the steepest decline of all substances
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 12, 2018 14:00
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YOUNG: How Australia’s strict laws have made smokers social outcasts

Civil Liberties Australia’s Mark Jarratt says: “The government acts like they own the atmosphere and they don’t. The coverage of smoking is almost one-sided. “It’s the result of decades of taxpayer-funded negative conditioning which has created the impr
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Jan 12, 2018 13:14
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[Australia] 'It was a staggering success but I was a drug dealer': Paul Hogan goes from selling smokes to pushing cancer research - and you won't believe his first cigarette TV commercial

WARNING: CONTAINS TOBACCO ADVERTISING MATERIAL Paul Hogan, who introduced Australians to Winfield cigarettes in a wildly successful television advertising campaign, is now asking his countrymen to donate money for cancer research.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:59
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[Australia, New Zealand, UK, USA] Most people who try one cigarette become daily smokers, study says

At least two-thirds of those who try cigarettes go on to become daily smokers, even if only temporarily, research suggests. Data from the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand found 60.3% of people had tried smoking and an estimated 68.9% of those progresse
BBC Online
added Jan 10, 2018 19:09
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VIDEO: HILDEBRAND: Holy smoke! What is up with Australia's vaping laws?! Do they want Joe dead?

Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Jan 8, 2018 14:56
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[Australia] Fewer than 40 fines five years after Adelaide council imposes Rundle Mall smoking ban

SMOKERS caught lighting up in the city’s premier shopping strip over the past two years have escaped without a fine. A smoking ban was imposed on Rundle Mall and its adjoining laneways in August 2012, when six-months leeway was given for Adelaide city c
Adelaide Now -- The Advertiser and Sunday Mail (au)
added Jan 8, 2018 14:52
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[Australia] The VIP treatment! Liam Gallagher takes a smoke break after being escorted off the plane at Perth airport

The singer puffed on an unhealthy cigarette as he sought shade from the Perth sun next to a building. Liam is in Perth ahead of his appearances at Falls Festival in Fremantle, Western Australia.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 11, 2018 15:58
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[Australia] Vic Police seize cigarettes, cars and cash

Victoria Police has confiscated cigarettes, luxury cars and $1 million in cash as part of a bust on a Melbourne tobacco ring.
News Interactive Network/News Limited/News.com (au)
added Jan 12, 2018 04:08
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