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[Nebraska] Cigar bars owners get one more shot to argue against ban

The Nebraska Supreme Court has given cigar bar and tobacco shop owners a final shot to argue why they shouldn't have to stop their patrons from smoking indoors. The decision comes almost a month after the high court's judges declared the state's indoor s
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Sep 26, 2014 13:05

[Nebraska] Billiards parlor clears smoke from cigar bars

Cigar bar owner Jason Hutchison nailed it when he said, “It’s disappointing that one business threw a temper tantrum, and now they’ve basically ruined it for cigar smokers all across the state.”
Kearney (NE) Hub
added Sep 19, 2014 20:14

[Korea - South] In no-smoking debate, Korea parallels Germany

From January, smoking will be banned in all restaurants and bars, a move similar to Germany’s health act in 2007 that prohibited smoking at alcoholic establishments, making enclosed smoking booths inside the exception. The German government soon faced s
Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 18, 2014 18:00

[South Carolina] Horry County follows suit to national 'No smoking' trends

At Coastal Carolina University, you'll find fewer and fewer places where you're allowed to smoke. To help wind down the number of students who smoke, CCU will launch their first student smoke-free clinic this Tuesday, September 16.
WMBF News (Myrtle Beach, SC)
added Sep 13, 2014 19:28

[Kentucky] Despite Supreme Court ruling, Woodford, Clark, Madison counties remain smoke-free

Clark, Madison and Woodford counties have smoking bans that can’t be enforced because they are regulations of county health boards, which the Kentucky Supreme Court ruled in June do not have the power to ban smoking in public places. But officials in eac
added Aug 28, 2014 15:44

[Austria] Call to ban smoking in restaurants and bars

Austria's Health Minister Alois Stöger (SPÖ) wants to prohibit smoking in restaurants and bars. In an interview with the APA press agency he said that he regretted that there was no majority in parliament for this issue. He urged the SPÖ's coalition par
The Local Austria (at)
added Aug 11, 2014 14:57

[Asia] McDonald's Japan Bans Smoking in Its Restaurants

“Our customers range from young children to elderly people. We aspire to create an environment where all of our customers can enjoy their meals,” a spokeswoman for the chain, formally known as McDonald’s Holdings Co.2702.TO -1.12% (Japan) Ltd., said Mond
Wall Street Journal Blogs
added Aug 11, 2014 12:13

[Colorado] LETTER: Communities right to ban e-cigarettes

We respectfully disagree with the Denver Post position that community e-cigarette bans are premature. With so little known about the health effects of unregulated e-cigarettes, we commend communities that want to exercise caution in protecting the health
Denver (CO) Post
added Aug 10, 2014 22:05

[Gibraltar] GSD probe Govt ease on smoking ban

A green paper published by the Government last week has prompted the GSD Opposition to question what it describes as a watering down of the GSLP/Liberals' smoking ban commitment. The Government is seeking to allow smoking in establishments covered by a '
Gibraltar Chronicle (gi)
added Aug 5, 2014 23:38

[Australia] Pubs object to smoking ban in outdoor dining areas

Mr Cronin said the ban would also push people out onto the street, resulting in more mess and cause problems for passers-by. But the move looks set to be popular with the public, with a June Victorian Cancer Council survey finding 73 per cent of people
Ballarat (Vic) Courier (au)
added Aug 4, 2014 10:43
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