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[Australia] Beating the blues? Models Jordan Barrett and Tahnee Atkinson smoke cigarettes as they watch Queensland defeat NSW in State of Origin rugby league match

Australian models Jordan Barrett and Tahnee Atkinson may have international modelling careers... Puffing away: At one point, the friends smoked on unhealthy cigarettes as they chatted with pals
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 23, 2016 21:37
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[Australia] Hard to miss: Elisabeth Moss enjoys a break from filming TV drama Top Of The Lake and puffs away on a cigarette wearing a bright pink jumper and white lace dress

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 21, 2016 19:27
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[Australia] Politicians debate Vic no smoking laws

Legislation to make outdoor dining areas smoke-free zones in Victoria will be debated in Victoria's parliament on Tuesday. The bill would also amend the Tobacco Act so electronic cigarettes are regulated in the same way as traditional tobacco products.
Special Broadcasting Service (SBS) (au)
added Jun 21, 2016 16:36
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[Australia] Smoking may protect against Parkinson’s disease – but it’s more likely to kill you

Small scale clinical trials testing nicotine patches have failed, so far, to provide conclusive evidence of improvements in cognitive and motor function... Cigarette smoke also contains thousands of chemicals and it could well be that nicotine needs some
The Conversation (au)
added Jun 21, 2016 11:10
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[Australia] 'It was very scary': Elderly man, 71, opens up after having his face bashed in after he asked a young man to stop smoking on their Gold Coast bus

Police are searching for a man who bashed an elderly passenger on a Gold Coast bus so badly he had to be taken to hospital.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 21, 2016 11:03
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[Australia, Europe] How to Get Smokers to Quit? Enlist World’s Ugliest Color

In 2012, GfK Bluemoon, a market research company under contract to the Australian government, announced that nearly 1,000 smokers had voted that a drab greenish brown known as opaque couché, number 448c in the Pantone color matching system, was the world
New York Times
added Jun 20, 2016 19:50
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E-cigarette retailers taken to court in world first action by Australia's consumer watchdog - for 'claiming products were safe when they contained cancer-causing chemicals'

The Australian consumer watchdog is prosecuting two e-cigarette retailers It alleges they sold 'safe' products containing herbicide and embalming fluid
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 20, 2016 18:10
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[Australia] ACCC takes action against e-cigarette suppliers for alleged misleading “no toxic chemicals” claims

The ACCC alleges that the two companies, Social-Lites Pty Ltd (Social-Lites) and Elusion New Zealand Limited (Elusion), breached the Australian Consumer Law (ACL) by making representations on their websites from at least August 2015 that the e-cigarette
Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (au)
added Jun 20, 2016 18:09
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[Australia] ACCC launches federal court action against e-cigarette companies over allegedly misleading 'non-toxic' claims

A 15-second video posted to the Social-Lites website included text that read "No Carcinogens, No Smoke & No Tar". Both have since been removed. But chemicals including formaldehyde, acetaldehyde and acrolein were found in e-cigarettes products made and s
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 20, 2016 18:07
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Australian watchdog files suit against e-cigarette retailers

Australia's consumer watchdog has launched a lawsuit in the Federal Court against two e-cigarette retailers, saying the companies misled consumers with claims that their products are not carcinogenic. The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission sa
Reuters
added Jun 20, 2016 14:39
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