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[Texas] LETTER: Smoking gun?

secondhand smoke is unhealthy, but I defy anyone to find a post-mortem report that shows death has occurred due to inhaling secondhand smoke. We are not forced into these situations. Let’s not be so melodramatic.
Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald
added Jul 27, 2015 09:58

[Missouri] LETTER: Smoking ban gives city's casinos an advantage over small bars

the St. Louis City Smoke-Free Air Act of 2009 allows casinos, even casinos not yet in existence, to have smoking on their gaming floors for years to come. The ban's five-year sunset clause applies only to small bars. The smoking exemption for city casinos
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2015 05:42

[Canada] Smoking ban on terrasses has broad support, survey shows

According to a survey conducted for the Coalition québécoise pour le contrôle du tabac, 71 per cent of people are in favour of banning smoking on terrasses, up from 63 per cent in 2013. The survey casts doubt on bar owners’ assertions that social peace
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jul 25, 2015 21:17

[Africa, Kenya] Bar owners oppose new tobacco laws

Through their lobby, Pubs and Restaurants Association Kenya, the managers and owners of restaurants fear losing revenue if smokers stay away due to the harsh conditions. Association’s Chief Executive Lillian Kalela said the regulations will increase cost
The Standard (ke)
added Jul 25, 2015 20:24
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[Canada] Regina residents support smoking ban for patios, parks: Survey

70 per cent of those who participated indicated they want to see smoking prohibited on patios at restaurants and bars around the city. Almost 90 per cent also support bans at children’s playgrounds.
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 24, 2015 20:03

[Wisconsin] State smoking ban turns five

A Public Opinion Strategies poll from 2014 found that 86 percent of Wisconsin voters approve of the law, compared with 75 percent approval in 2011. Nine out of 10 Wisconsinites report going out to bars and restaurants the same or more often since the la
Kenosha (WI) News
added Jul 22, 2015 00:47

[Canada] IRVINE: New 'tobacco' control bill is ill-conceived

As it stands, Quebec’s Tobacco Act (to be renamed the Tobacco Control Act) is designed to protect youth from the lure of smoking, to protect non-smokers from second-hand smoke and to protect smokers from themselves by limiting their nicotine intake in va
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Jul 21, 2015 13:38
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[Texas] Smoke-free ordinance faces final vote at Waco meeting

Compared with the current smoking ordinance passed in 2009, the new smoke-free ordinance eliminates exemptions for bars and pool halls, as well as for separately ventilated smoking areas inside restaurants and other businesses.
Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald
added Jul 19, 2015 11:54
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[Missouri] Laurie Business Owners Oppose City-Wide Smoking Ban

Chances R’ Bar and Grill owner Kevin Holtz addressed the Laurie Board of Aldermen saying he believed that a no-smoking ban would not be a positive move for the city. Holtz was concerned that smoking customers would go down the road three miles to frequen (Osage Beach, MO)
added Jul 16, 2015 01:18


A complete smoking ban in all Austrian restaurants and other food providers has been passed by the national authorities. It will start on May 1st, 2018. Hotels and other accommodation services will have the option to provide strictly separated smoker roo
Tourism (cz)
added Jul 13, 2015 10:00
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