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[Texas] Arlington council disagrees on new smoking limits, sets April 11 vote

A proposal to further tighten Arlington’s smoking regulations and earn an official smoke-free designation will go to the City Council for a vote April 11. The ordinance amendment would ban smoking in bars, pool halls, bingo parlors, bowling centers and
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Mar 29, 2017 20:42
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[Georgia] Council delays first reading of smoking ban ordinance another 60 days

Overwhelmed with the task of crafting an ordinance that would ban smoking throughout the city, Columbus Council decided Tuesday to research the topic for another 60 days. The decision came after a lengthy discussion about aspects of the proposed ordinan
Columbus (GA) Ledger-Enquirer
added Mar 29, 2017 15:01
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[Georgia] Smoke-free ordinance proposed at city council meeting

A proposed smoke-free ordinance in Columbus is still up for debate. It’s a controversial topic that came up during a city council meeting Tuesday night. Dozens packed out the city council chambers. Tuesday night, council members discussed making changes
WRBL Channel 3 (Columbus, GA)
added Mar 29, 2017 15:01
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[New York] Rotating Recipes at Chefs Club Counter in NoLIta

SUGAR EAST Abraham Merchant has turned Merchants NY Cigar Bar, which he closed last year, into this homage to Havana...Grandfathered from the cigar bar is a smoking permit.
New York Times
added Mar 29, 2017 10:00
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[Maryland] Rockville considers smoking ban on restaurant patios

If it is approved, smokers could be fined for lighting up in the outdoor eating areas of local bars and restaurants. Adam Zimmerman is a longtime advocate of smoke-free spaces in Rockville, now pushing for the city’s smoking ban to apply to outside dining
WJLA-TV Ch. 7 (Washington, DC)
added Mar 29, 2017 02:43
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[Kentucky] GOP float changes to e-cigarettes, hookah ban

Republican Metro Councilwoman Marilyn Parker wants hookah bars to be exempt for two years from a Democratic-sponsored measure that would ban the smoking device along with electronic cigarettes from indoor use. Eight Democratic members sponsored a propos
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 28, 2017 15:50
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[Maryland] ZIMMERMAN: Rockville can lead the way on smoke-free outdoor dining

On Monday, the Rockville City Council will hold a public hearing... When it comes to smoke-free outdoor dining areas, science, economics and health are all firmly on our side. Everybody wins. I look forward to the day in the very near future when this pol
Washington Post
added Mar 25, 2017 20:56
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[Michigan] SCHNEIDER: A smoke-free environment loved by bar, casino customers

it’s becoming easier for me to understand why my mother, a prodigious participant in video poker, fled to the smoke-free casino in Windsor in her later years. That’s an an inconvenient trip from Lansing. And crossing the borders these days can be a hassl
Lansing (MI) State Journal
added Mar 23, 2017 21:42
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] The Swallowed Cigarette Butt and Other Legends of President Duterte

The mayor, Rodrigo Duterte, was called to the scene. Eat the cigarette butt or lose a valuable piece of male anatomy, the mayor said, pointing a pistol at the man’s lap. The man meekly swallowed what remained of his cigarette.
New York Times
added Mar 23, 2017 01:19
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[Asia, China] Smoking reduced in urban restaurants: the effect of Beijing Smoking Control Regulation [FREE FULL TEXT]

To ride on the subnational smoke-free momentum with the most recent success in Beijing, and to address the still serious widespread exposure to SHS in the country, it is time for China to realise its obligation as a party to the WHO FCTC and pass a nati
Tobacco Control
added Mar 21, 2017 17:24
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