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[Russia] Moscow Hookahs Lose Buzz as Tobacco Ban Hits Pipe Smoking

Vasilchuk’s Chaikona No.1 outlets no longer offer tobacco-based versions of the devices, also known as shisha, narghile or hubbly bubbly. Visitors can instead puff on steam cocktails stuffed with nicotine-free fruit mixes.
Business Week/Bloomberg
added Jun 27, 2014 10:41
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[California] Walnut Creek passes toughest secondhand smoking law in the Contra Costa County

By February, those who live in apartments, condos and townhomes will no longer be allowed to smoke tobacco inside or outside of their homes. And there will be no place to smoke downtown by Christmas. The City Council passed a strict secondhand-smoking o
Contra Costa (CA) Times
added Sep 19, 2013 00:24
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[Rwanda] NTAYOMBYA: Who cares if children die from secondhand smoking? Nobody

I discovered that there wasn’t a penalty for public smoking. In other words, if someone was caught smoking gleefully, there wasn’t a thing that anyone could do to punish him or her. At the end of the day, it is naïve to think that people will change the
The New Times (rw)
added Jul 31, 2013 12:12
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[Jamaica] LETTER: Define 'Public Spaces' For Smoking Ban

It should be obvious that these areas do not include bars and nightclubs, because these are areas that are for adults who engage in smoking and other activities.
Jamaica Gleaner (jm)
added Jul 9, 2013 05:40
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[Nepal] Anti-smoking law ineffective, say experts

Experts advocating the implementation of the anti-smoking act claim that the Tobacco Control and Regulation Act-2010 will remain ineffective as it was enforced without proper policies and consultation with concerned stakeholders. The law had come into eff
Republica (np)
added May 3, 2013 03:00
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[UK] Electronic cigarettes - miracle or menace?

Anyone walking into a busy pub in Manchester may well be confronted with a rather shocking sight. At one table it looks like a group of friends are smoking, but there is no smell in the air and no ashtrays on the table. What they are using are e-cigare
BBC Online
added Feb 11, 2013 10:20
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[Canada] Rural Alberta bar manager says provincial laws hurting business

May says the 2008 law banning smoking inside bars hurt, but says the more recent drinking-and-driving regulation...was the fatal blow.... says he’s started to talk to a lawyer, and is considering a class-action lawsuit against the province. He's asking ot
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 4, 2014 10:14
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Massachusetts imposes tough smoking ban

A statewide indoor smoking ban covering work places, bars and restaurants went into effect Monday throughout Massachusetts, and public health officials said they plan to aggressively pursue violators. Smokers face a $100 fine for each violation, and busin
NBC News
added Jun 11, 2014 18:11
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[Canada] Toronto smoking ban to expand to beaches, parks, patios

As a fall wind blew by Greenwood Raceway last week, Jacob Cirilli huddled against the building for a smoke. More Beach smokers may soon be out in the cold if a pair of new smoking bans passes at Queen’s Park and Toronto city hall. Together, the new laws
Beach Metro Community News (ca)
added Nov 20, 2013 18:54
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[Germany] Tougher smoking ban worries bar owners

Tough new anti-smoking laws come into force in the western state of North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) on Wednesday. It is a coup for the state's government which took over last year - but publicans say the rules are too strict. From tomorrow, pubs and resta
The Local.de (de)
added Apr 30, 2013 16:56
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