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[Canada] Cigarette butts could soon be costly for Toronto's bars, restaurants

It's a chargeable offence in the city of Toronto to throw litter on public or private property, and new regulations are making it mandatory for business owners to provide receptacles for patrons who smoke.
Metro (ca)
added Oct 11, 2016 14:42
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[Canada] Victoria vapour lounge fined under new cannabis business regulations

Fines under the new cannabis business regulations include: $500 for on-site consumption $500 for allowing minors inside
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Oct 9, 2016 15:26
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[Canada] 730,000 contraband cigarettes seized in roadside checkstop

Police say they seized approximately 730,000 contraband cigarettes from a vehicle Oct. 5 at a checkstop on the Trans-Canada Highway near New Maryland, N.B.
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 8, 2016 00:14
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[Canada] How the Hells Angels Made a Massive Comeback in Quebec

but eight years and tens of millions of taxpayer dollars later, we are seeing a very different outcome. VICE spoke to police, prosecutors, defence lawyers, and organized crime experts about the fallout of the SharQc trials and their impact on Quebec's cr
Vice.com
added Oct 8, 2016 00:29
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[Canada] Montreal police renew programs targeting contraband, money laundering

The Montreal police will renew two programs that give the department a financial incentive to crack down on contraband tobacco and alcohol and follow the money-laundering trail of criminal organizations in the city.
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Oct 17, 2016 04:20
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[Canada] Quebecers are smoking less but aren't as healthy as you might think

Although Quebecers appear willing to give up that vice — dropping to 19 per cent in 2014-15 from nearly a quarter of the population in 2008 — the proportion of people using drugs has increased, according to numbers published by the Institut de la statist
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Oct 5, 2016 20:07
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[Canada] Queen’s–led summit concludes with a call to bring tobacco prevalence rate to “less than 5 by ’35”

A summit of Canada’s leading health experts has discussed bold novel ideas and examined a series of recommendations aimed at reducing the rate of commercial tobacco use in Canada to below five per cent by the year 2035. The recommendations were debated a
Queen's University (ca)
added Oct 4, 2016 17:57
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[Canada] Summit aims to butt out cigarette use

About 85 national and international experts held a summit over the weekend at Queen’s University’s Donald Gordon Centre to discuss strategies for an end game in tobacco use in Canada within the next 20 years. The group of experts from the medical field,
Kingston (Ont) Whig-Standard (ca)
added Oct 4, 2016 17:54
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[Canada] NINE TO FIVE We’re breathing second-hand smoke from the business next door

Is it an employer’s responsibility to provide a smoke-free workspace – even if the cigarette smoke is entering our workplace from an adjoining business? If the company fails to take on this obligation, what is my recourse?
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Oct 3, 2016 23:18
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[Canada] Company buying Canadian medical journals is being sued for publishing junk science for profit

Two of Canada's most prestigious publishing houses for medical journals have been quietly bought up by an international publisher that is being sued by the U.S. government ... The takeovers have sent shock waves through the medical research community and
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Nov 6, 2016 13:59
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