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[Canada] Calgary cancer patient asks why smokers are near hospitals if grounds are supposed to be ‘smoke-free’

At just 47-years-old, Tim Allsopp is battling throat cancer. He doesn’t smoke but during he’s his treatment, he says, he’s been exposed to second-hand cigarette smoke more often because he often passes by people smoking on his way to treatment at Calgar
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 25, 2017 14:15
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[Canada] Nova Scotia apartment owners call on province for rules surrounding use, cultivation

As the days tick down until the federal government’s proposed marijuana legalization, the Investment Property Owners Association of Nova Scotia is asking the province to follow New Brunswick’s lead in terms of rules around cultivation of marijuana in apa
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 25, 2017 14:14
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[Canada] Weed woes: Apartment owners in Nova Scotia worry about proposed marijuana legalization legislation

speaking out against the federal government’s proposed cannabis legalization legislation.... Investment Property Owners Association of Nova Scotia (IPOANS) expressed concerns about secondhand marijuana smoke. The release said the association's members hav
Metro (ca)
added Jul 25, 2017 14:10
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[Canada] New Brunswick RCMP charge Nova Scotia man after seizure of 120,000 contraband cigarettes

James Logan Swim of Shelburn County, N.S., is charged with possession of contraband tobacco and appeared in Woodstock Provincial Court on July 19. He’ll appear in court later today for a bail hearing.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 23, 2017 05:33
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Susceptibility to cigarette smoking among middle and high school e-cigarette users in Canada

This study examined the association between e-cigarette use and future intention to smoke cigarettes among middle and high school students who had never smoked cigarettes. Data were drawn from the 2014–2015 Canadian Student Tobacco, Alcohol and Drugs Surv
Science Direct
added Jul 28, 2017 20:32
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[Canada] LANE: Feds should revamp First Nations tax exemptions

The ongoing exemption of tobacco taxes has perverse outcomes. Aboriginals smoke more than other Canadians, perhaps because it costs them about half as much. And, Aboriginals are buying tobacco products for non-aboriginals — a thriving black market in tob
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Sun (ca)
added Jul 21, 2017 23:26
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Canada's high court to hear B.C. appeal in battle against big tobacco

A 16-year battle in British Columbia will drag on a little longer as the province fights to recover billions of dollars in health-care costs linked to tobacco-related diseases. The Supreme Court of Canada has said it will hear the appeal of a B.C. court r
Canadian Press
added Jul 21, 2017 04:42
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[Canada] Ontario Signs Agreement-In-Principle With Chippewas Of The Thames First Nation On Tobacco

Ontario has signed an agreement-in-principle with Chippewas of the Thames First Nation regarding tobacco regulation and revenue sharing, in order to help support community growth and prosperity and advance self-regulation. Charles Sousa, Minister of Fina
Public.
added Jul 20, 2017 22:21
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Canada's high court to hear B.C. appeal in battle against big tobacco

The Supreme Court of Canada has said it will hear the appeal of a B.C. court ruling that required the province to hand over patient information that tobacco giant Phillip Morris International says it needs to fight the B.C. lawsuit. The B.C. government
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 20, 2017 18:31
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[Canada] The Supreme Court Takes On Another Tobacco Ruling

The ruling that is now under appeal, as mentioned here in February, regards the defendant's companies right to compel data from the province. Part of the context for this court is the differing decisions taken by the courts in different jurisdictions whi
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Jul 20, 2017 17:59
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