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[Australia] Melbourne restaurants will stop serving meals outside so customers can light up after strict anti-smoking laws came into effect

Strict new anti-smoking laws have angered the owners of some establishments... In order to get around the rules, some restaurant owners have decided to stop serving food at certain times of the day so their patrons can light up. The new law bans smokin
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:50
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[Australia] Tigerair flight forced to make emergency landing after passenger ‘set off a fire alarm while smoking a cigarette on the toilet’

A Sunshine Coast man has copped a $900 fine after sparking a lighter in the bathroom of an Tigerair plane mid-flight. James Lindley, 30, was flying from Brisbane to the Whitsundays on Thursday morning when he used the lighter. The man told Seven News h
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:44
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[Australia] Smoking banned for outdoor dining

The Victorian government made the changes to ensure Victorians can enjoy a meal outside without being subjected to second-hand smoke. The ban will cover all outdoor dining areas at restaurants, cafes, take-away shops and licensed premises.
McIvor (VIC) Times (au)
added Aug 3, 2017 09:23
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[Australia] Smoking ban causes confusion

A newly introduced smoking ban, which covers all outdoor eating areas across Victoria, is causing confusion for business owners and patrons. Julie Brown, owner of the Rustik Cafe Wine Bar in Bridge St, says some people are confused as to how the ban wil
Shepparton (VIC) News (au)
added Aug 3, 2017 09:19
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[Australia] Former employee of Travers Beynon ordered to pay Candyman’s legal costs

TOBACCO king Travers Beynon has won a minor skirmish in his $200,000 defamation lawsuit against his former sales manager in the District Court... he was successful in his bid to force the former sales and franchise manager of his company, Cigarette and Gi
Brisbane (QLD) Courier-Mail (au)
added Aug 3, 2017 09:01
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[Australia] Macedon Ranges plans to one up state smoking ban

Macedon Ranges council’s draft Smoke Free Outdoor Areas Policy is proposing a complete ban of smoking at venues that serve food and drink on council land. It would mean venues that have outdoor spaces only on the footpath would be forced to become 100 pe
Keilor Park (VIC) Star Weekly (au)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
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[Australia] The pub garden smoking ban: Cigarettes outlawed in outdoor dining areas across Victoria with fines of $777 for people who break the new rules

The new law means smokers aren't allowed to light one up at footpath dining areas, pub courtyards and beer gardens where food is being served. If they do, a smoker can be fined up to $777 where businesses can be fined more than $7700.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 1, 2017 17:28
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[Australia] Verified Tobacco-Free

I’m an oncologist and the Founder and CEO of Tobacco Free Portfolios. In 2010, I found out by accident that my Super Fund invested my money in tobacco companies – the very companies that made the products that caused my patients unimaginable harm. In fa
Pozible
added Aug 1, 2017 00:33
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[Australia] Labor tobacco donations referred to ICAC and electoral authorities

Corruption authorities have been asked to investigate $400,000 worth of donations a tobacco executive made to the Labor Party, potentially breaching NSW law and ALP rules...asking it and the NSW Electoral Commission to probe revelations that Sydney tobacc
Brisbane (QLD) Times (au)
added Aug 1, 2017 00:10
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[Australia] Makeup giant Napoleon Perdis under fire for 'glamourising' smoking by displaying advertisement showing a woman lighting another woman's cigarette

'This piece of advertising is incredibly irresponsible and disappointing to see from an Australian company,' Professor Currow ... 'It's time that brands, celebrities and social media influencers recognise that by promoting smoking as cool, they are riskin
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 28, 2017 14:47
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