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[Canada] Anti-smoking activists move to other battles, as complete ban is adopted at BC Ferries

Errol Povah, president of Airspace Action on Smoking and Health, says BC Ferries’ move ends a long fight he has personally waged against his former employer. He’s now setting his sights on getting a complete ban on smoking in apartments and condos.
News1130 Radio (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 06:05
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[Canada] VIDEO: BC Ferries goes smoke-free Monday

The Crown corporation announced that it would be banning all smoking and vaping on any of its vessels or at its terminals. BC Ferries says the change is being implemented in order to cut down the risk of second-hand smoke to its passengers. READ MORE:
Global News (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 05:55
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[Canada] Passengers must butt out on B.C. Ferries as of Monday

Pot, tobacco, e-cigarettes and anything else you can put in your pipe and smoke is all covered under a new non-smoking policy on the entire fleet of B.C. Ferries ships and terminals. And hiding in your car for a smoke won’t work — the ban covers the int
Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 05:54
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[Canada] Quebec Tobacco-Free Week to raise awareness of smoking-related cancers

85 per cent of lung cancers and 60 per cent of throat cancer deaths are linked to smoking, the council said on the first day of Quebec Tobacco-Free Week 2018. The campaign slogan, “Le tabac laisse des marques” (roughly, “tobacco leaves its imprint”), ai
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jan 22, 2018 05:44
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[Canada] GALLINGER: Dealing with fellow parents who smoke in front of your children

The real danger of their casual smoking, is that it 'normalizes' this behaviour to kids, Ken Gallinger writes.
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jan 20, 2018 18:13
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[Canada] Ontario considers licensing cannabis lounges

Ontario is considering licensing lounges where people can consume marijuana when the drug becomes legal across Canada, according to regulations published by the province for public comment.
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Jan 20, 2018 01:37
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Smoking was good for you back then

we support the Town of Oliver’s plan to establish a bylaw to prohibit smoking in local parks, which a number of municipalities already enforce. Some people spoke against this proposal when we published the story on our website. The fact is people don’t l
Oliver (BC) Chronicle
added Jan 20, 2018 01:29
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[Canada] Restaurateur drops charter challenge of Ottawa's hookah ban

Brian Mahmoud of the Lebanese Palace on Industrial Avenue argued that smoking the pipes is an important cultural practice in many Arab and Middle Eastern communities, and that banning the tradition amounted to a violation of the equality provisions in th
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 20, 2018 02:05
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[Canada] Get ready to butt-out: BC Ferries goes smoke-free Monday

“[We announced it earlier] so that we could get our customers, as well as our employees, used to the new policy,” explains Deborah Marshall with BC Ferries. “We wanted to provide plenty of advanced notice for customers.”
News1130 Radio (ca)
added Jan 19, 2018 09:20
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[Canada] No crackdown, just education as BC Ferries enacts smoking ban

On Monday BC Ferries will officially become a smoke-free environment, banning all smoking substances including tobacco and e-cigarettes to all terminals, vessels, and the interior of any vehicles parked on their property.
Ladysmith (BC) Chronicle (ca)
added Jan 19, 2018 09:14
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