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LETTERS: Little opposition among readers to smoking ban at Billy Bob’s Texas

The ban came about because of complaints from Billy Bob’s customers, and, as we all know, “The customer is always right.” The honky-tonk left an alternative for folks to smoke on its outdoor patio. So no one was discriminated against.
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 28, 2016 01:50
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[Texas] Restaurants, Bars Stay Ahead of Smoking Ban

Come June 17, all bars and restaurants in Wichita Falls will be smoke free. ...have had two years to implement the ban to make the transition easier on business owners. Some places, like On The Border, decided to put out the flame sooner rather than lat
Texhoma (KFDX NBC 3, KJTL FOX 18 and KJBO MyTV 35) (Wichita Falls, TX)
added May 28, 2016 00:39
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Surveys consistently reveal most Czechs favour ban on smoking in pubs and restaurants

Are we out of step with the rest of Europe? “We most definitely are. We are, really… in fact behind even Russia, which is alarming. It is kind of sad that we are the ‘last’ country. There are questions why that is and the fact is that there is a very str
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added May 27, 2016 22:24
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[California] Palm Springs considers ban on outdoor smoking

City Councilman Geoff Kors is exploring a change to the city’s smoking ordinance that would eliminate smoking on the outdoor patios at restaurants and bars, a move meant to protect not only other patrons from the effects of second-hand smoke, but the wor
Palm Springs (CA) Desert Sun
added May 27, 2016 22:19
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[Czech Republic] Czech Ruling Coalition Overcomes Smoking-Ban Row With New Bill

The Czech governing coalition agreed to discuss a new bill banning smoking in restaurants, overcoming a dispute that erupted after a group of ruling lawmakers voted with the opposition to reject the legislation in parliament this week.
Bloomberg News
added May 27, 2016 22:04
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[Canada] Smoking bans on patios: the picture across the country

Quebec smokers will no longer be able to indulge on bar and restaurant patios as of Thursday. A look at rhe situation in other Canadian jurisdictions: Newfoundland and Labrador: Smoking is prohibited on bar and restaurant patios.
Canadian Press
added May 27, 2016 19:00
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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] Smoking Ban Failure Triggers Emergency Czech Coalition Talks

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka called for emergency talks after a failure to pass a long-awaited law banning smoking in restaurants ignited tension in his ruling coalition. Sobotka’s Social Democrats locked horns with ANO, the junior coalition party led
Bloomberg News
added May 27, 2016 11:10
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[Canada] Smoking now banned on Montreal terrasses: 6 things to know

Starting today, Quebecers are no longer allowed to smoke on bar or restaurant patios. The Quebec government's stricter anti-smoking measures went into effect at midnight. The measures are part of Bill 44, which aims to crack down on the harm caused by
CBC News (ca)
added May 26, 2016 14:26
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Czech PM furious after coalition partner lawmakers block anti-smoking bill

Sobotka on Tuesday berated members of ruling coalition partner ANO for blocking a government-proposed anti-smoking bill in parliament, calling their vote against a national ban a "disgrace".... Blocking the ban "assisted the tobacco lobby and harmed the i
Reuters
added May 25, 2016 17:28
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