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[Canada] Crime Stoppers Raising Awareness on Contraband Tobacco and Organized Crime

A new campaign being launched this week asks Toronto community members to help law enforcement officials fight the growing problem of contraband tobacco and related organized crime. "People can make a difference in their neighbourhoods and we really nee
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Sep 29, 2015 10:11

[Canada] Thunder Bay Blues Festival goes smoke-free

Organizers of the popular summer concert festival say this year's event will be smoke-free. Marketing director Trevor Hurtig said recently enacted provincial regulations concerning smoking near food-service areas led to the decision. Hurtig said its a
CBC News (ca)
added May 6, 2015 20:58

[Canada, UK] Great Britain to require tobacco plain packaging

Canadian Cancer Society urges Canada to follow the lead of Australia, Britain and Ireland
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Mar 11, 2015 14:55

[Canada] E-cigarettes more popular than tobacco among youth

More Canadian youth are choosing electronic cigarettes over their traditional tobacco counterpart, according to recently released government statistics. Among youth aged 15–19, 20% have tried vaping, compared to 11% who smoke tobacco, states the Canadian
Canadian Medical Association Journal (ca)
added Mar 5, 2015 16:47

[Canada] 15 per cent of Canadians report smoking tobacco, lowest rate ever: survey

The 2013 Canadian Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Survey found 11 per cent reported smoking daily, while four per cent say they use tobacco only occasionally. The biennial survey of 14,500 Canadians aged 15 and older included questions for the first time abo
Canadian Press
added Feb 4, 2015 15:02

[Canada] Supreme news and Supremely good news

013. Good news The plaintiffs have opened their database of exhibits and transcripts to the public. The web-site where you can access these documents is:
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Dec 2, 2014 20:12

[Canada] Bill C-10 takes aim at illegal tobacco

Imperial Tobacco Canada congratulates the Federal Government for taking concrete action against contraband tobacco with the passage of Bill C-10 through the Senate on October 8. The bill creates a new Criminal Code offence of trafficking in illegal tobac
Canada Newswire (CNW) (ca)
added Oct 15, 2014 15:57

[Canada] Nelson cracks down on e-cigarettes

Nelson will treat electronic cigarettes the same as tobacco cigarettes, following a motion adopted by city council this week. The upshot is that e-cigarettes will not be allowed in city workplaces or buildings, although council decided to remove the wor
Nelson (BC) Star (ca)
added Oct 11, 2014 23:03

[Canada, USA] E-cigarettes sales will suffer if regulated like tobacco: analyst

The growth in the e-cigarette category has been driven by novelty, Gorham said, adding that if the devices are kept out of view and under lock and key it will difficult to capture new sales. "E-cigarettes depend on marketing for growth and cigarette comp
Canadian Press
added Aug 31, 2014 21:34

[Canada] GRECO: The Smoker Next Door: Responding To Smoke Complaints

the recent treatment of this issue by the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal and the courts means that condominium corporations must now act with far greater sensitivity and responsiveness to smoking complaints... Failure to do so could result in tribunal/cour
added Jul 4, 2014 13:01
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