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[Canada] Warnings before fines as Regina looks to ease smokers into new bylaw

Regina's new bylaw prohibiting smoking and vaping on patios and some other outdoor areas comes into effect Saturday, but it won't be enforced with an iron fist — at least, not to begin with. The city says initial enforcement efforts will focus on volunta
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 15, 2017 02:58
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[Canada, California] Attorney General Becerra Cracks Down on Tobacco Company for Selling Illegal Cigarettes

filed a lawsuit against a Canadian cigarette manufacturer, Grand River Enterprises Six Nations (GRE), for failing to comply with California laws regarding tobacco sales and illegally selling the product in California. In filing this lawsuit, the Attorney
California Attorney General's Office
added Jul 13, 2017 21:07
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[Canada] Halifax woman frustrated with looming smell of marijuana in her apartment complex

A 70-year-old woman living in an apartment complex in Halifax says she can’t seem to get away from the smell of pot. Judy Howe says she’s resorted to wearing a mask and putting a cloth under her front door because the smell of marijuana in her building i
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Jul 13, 2017 00:09
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[Canada] Inverite Verification Inc. Report: CANADIAN ONLINE E-CIGARETTE RETAILERS SELLING PRODUCTS WITH NICOTINE TO TEENAGERS

In a research exercise conducted by Inverite Verification Inc. in June and July of 2017 with teens aged 14 to 17 years old in Toronto, Winnipeg and Edmonton, 11 online e-cigarette product retailers sold nicotine-containing products to these minors. And m
GlobeNewswire
added Jul 12, 2017 03:12
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[Canada] Selling vaping: E-cigarette industry grapples with cloudy rules

Sellers of e-cigarettes, many of them small businesses, are operating in a grey area by advertising and selling unapproved products that deliver nicotine to users’ systems without approval and, in many cases, that, in many cases, without being reined in b
Globe and Mail (ca)
added Jul 11, 2017 08:40
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[Canada] Sydney man wants tickets issued for lighting up on hospital grounds

David Butler, 70, said he visits the regional hospital once a month ...He said the number of cigarette butts and people smoking outside — sometimes within a few metres of the main entrance — have really started to trouble him. He'd like to see fines intro
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 8, 2017 01:19
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[Canada] PETERS: Why do smokers get to litter?

Cigarette butts do not magically disappear. There is no Marlboro fairy flying around eating discarded cigarettes... As a non-smoker, I don't get to litter without eliciting some form of social stigma, if not a punishment from the local authorities. T
CFJC Today (ca)
added Jul 8, 2017 00:14
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[Canada] No puff piece: Province promises fines for smoking in public places

Proposed regulations to toughen enforcement of the Smoke Free Places Act will allow peace officers and inspectors to ticket people smoking in public areas.
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 7, 2017 03:30
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[Canada] University of Regina close to butting out, moves toward smokefree campus

Starting in September, smoking or the use of any tobacco products will not be allowed in any building or vehicles on university land. The number of designated outdoor smoking areas is being reduced from 19 to three located near student residences.
Canadian Press
added Jul 7, 2017 01:58
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[Canada] Hastings health is worse than the national average

Hastings has 33 per cent higher hospitalization for heart attacks, 9.1 per cent higher daily smokers and 3 per cent more exposed to second-hand smoke, although .6 per cent less people exposed to second hand smoke in cars or public places.
Metroland Media (ca)
added Jul 5, 2017 17:17
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