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[District of Columbia] City responds to Smokefree DC's complaint about illegal hookah bars

we will conduct an educational campaign for the restaurant community about Smoke free Workplaces and allow a voluntary cease and desist period. We expect fine enforcement to begin in mid/late September.
Smokefree DC
added Aug 2, 2013 15:03

[District of Columbia, Virginia] On Metro, can you e-smoke one if you got one?

"What most people don't realize is that it is actually local ordinances that govern what's prohibited on Metro," Metro spokesman Dan Stessel said. In 2010, Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli II ruled that the state's smoking ban does not apply to
Washington Post
added May 19, 2013 15:50

[India, District of Columbia] Mumbai surgeon wins US award for anti-tobacco campaign

Dr. Pankaj Chaturvedi, a cancer surgeon at Mumbai's Tata Memorial Hospital, has won a prestigious US award for his innovative leadership in the fight to reduce tobacco use and tobacco-related disease in India. The Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids presente
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added May 3, 2013 23:59

[District of Columbia] Memo: The Filibuster of Caitlin Halligan and the Future of the Courts

* Last year, a three-member panel of the D.C. Circuit led by Judge Rogers Brown , ruled that requiring graphic, factually accurate warning labels on cigarette packages violates the First Amendment rights of tobacco companies.
People For the American Way
added Mar 23, 2013 08:22

[Australia, District of Columbia] Washington honours Roxon, global champion in anti-tobacco battle

THE Attorney-General, Nicola Roxon, will be honoured in Washington, DC, tonight for championing what will ''go down as the most important turning point'' in the global fight against tobacco in a generation.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 18, 2012 14:12

[District of Columbia] VIDEO: Webcast -- Presentation by the Honorable Nicola Roxon; Attorney General- Australia (Information Systems Technology - Audio Video)

Georgetown University Law Center
added May 18, 2012 14:01

[District of Columbia] BASHIR: Say No to the Smoke-Free Campus Referendum

significant issues of enforcement. At New York University, people smoke in front of the smoke-free signs by the Bobst Library. At George Washington University, cigarette butts litter the streets near academic buildings, where smoking is prohibited. George
The Georgetown Voice (Georgetown University)
added Dec 1, 2016 11:23

[District of Columbia] Black woman thrives in Washington’s world of cigars

TG Cigar Lounge is at 1118 9th Street, NW. But her journey from Ethiopia to entrepreneurship was not easy.... “I was a housekeeper, a waitress, a cigar saleswoman, and then I opened my own cigar store,” Dawit said. She now is Washington's only female ci
Indianapolis Recorder
added Oct 29, 2016 01:17

[District of Columbia] D.C. lawmakers say making cigarettes illegal won’t deter teens

The D.C. Council this week gave preliminary approval to legislation that would raise the smoking age to 21, but some lawmakers say making cigarettes illegal won’t deter teens from picking up the habit.
Washington Times
added Oct 14, 2016 20:08

[District of Columbia] VIDEO: DC Council considering ballpark smokeless tobacco ban

On Thursday, Councilmembers Yvette Alexander and Mary Cheh held a news conference before a public hearing to discuss both tobacco measures. Both said there has been little resistance to the measures and a lot of people have stepped up to support them.
WTTG Fox 5 (Washington, DC)
added Jul 8, 2016 12:42
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