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[Czech Republic] Smoking ban could be law this time

Proposed more than once in the past but always shelved, a ban on smoking in pubs and restaurants could finally become law in the Czech Republic after legislation was presented by the Health Ministry.
Prague Post (cz)
added Jan 17, 2013 09:52
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[Czech Republic] AUDIO: Radio Prague - The e-cigarette phenomenon - study finds a third of Czech smokers have tried the new "safe" cigarettes

Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Aug 2, 2012 17:25
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[Czech Republic] Poll: Czechs tolerate alcohol, painkillers, tobacco

Most Czechs consider occasional consumption of alcohol, painkillers and tobacco morally acceptable, rejecting various drugs, according to a poll conducted by the CVVM polling station and released Monday. One-third of Czechs are of the view that regular u
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jun 30, 2015 18:47
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[Czech Republic] Czechs Plan to Shed ‘Chimney of Europe’ Tag With Smoking Ban

the last European Union member to still allow unrestricted smoking in restaurants, is preparing to outlaw the practice, the health minister said. Support for the ban is rising in the country of 10.5 million, where restaurants aren’t required to separate s
Bloomberg News
added Mar 27, 2015 11:51
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[Czech Republic] Customs officers uncover illegal cigarette plants

Czech customs officers uncovered and closed down two plants for the illegal production of cigarettes in the vicinity of Zlin which may have deprived the state of up to 29 million crowns in excise tax, General Customs Authority spokesman Jiri Bartak told C
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Nov 8, 2012 11:38
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[Czech Republic, UK, USA] Henry Scowcroft: More Evidence That We Need to Stop Tobacco Marketing

So we wanted to highlight three studies published in June that, taken together, reinforce the urgent need to stop cigarette companies marketing their deadly wares. The first two studies show how tobacco companies manipulated national and international p
Huffington Post (blog)
added Aug 12, 2012 18:50
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[Czech Republic] Czech government parties look to calm spat over failed smoking ban bill

Czech ruling parties tried to calm a public row on Friday, agreeing to submit new anti-smoking legislation after some coalition lawmakers torpedoed a government-backed bill this week, angering the prime minister. The three-party centre-left coalition has
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 27, 2016 11:54
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[Czech Republic] Právo: Convicted murderer beats Czech prisons in smoking dispute

A Prague court met the complaint by Albert Zirovnicky, a murderer in jail, on Friday when it decided that the Prison Service has to pay 200,000 crowns to him, a non-smoker, for infringing on his fundamental right to health by failing to observe the smokin
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Apr 11, 2016 14:00
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[Czech Republic] Kristen Stewart is dressed down in baggy coat as she takes a cigarette break while filming Personal Shopper in Prague

And Kristen Stewart was spotted relishing a smoking break in between takes for French filmmaker Olivier Assayas' eagerly-awaited film on Sunday, braving the evening chill in the beautiful Czech Republic capital.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 25, 2015 17:03
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[Czech Republic] President Zeman to sign anti-smoking law if parliament passes it

A change to the valid law has been submitted by the government ANO movement, but the Chamber of Deputies interrupted the debate on it in October. The Health Ministry is also preparing a broader legislation. ANO's bill extends the list of places where smo
Prague Daily Monitor (cz)
added Jan 21, 2015 10:32
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