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[Maryland] Prince George’s County Council proposes ‘e-cig’ ban

Electronic cigarettes are hailed as a safe alternative to smoking, but Prince George’s County officials are skeptical retailers aren’t just blowing smoke on the potential long-term effects and are proposing a ban on the devices. “Many of the [electronic
Gaithersburg (MD) Gazette
added Oct 18, 2013 20:44
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[Malta] LETTER: Smoking in restaurants

Although smoking in restaurants in Malta is prohibited, non-smokers dining in some open-air restaurants cannot enjoy their meal because smoking patrons selfishly light up.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 8, 2012 12:44
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[Canada] Toronto hookah ban up in smoke

Councillors approved a ban on smoking hookahs inside licensed establishments such as bars, restaurants, stores, cafes and lounges, but then voted to reopen the item at the request of Councillor Giorgio Mammoliti — who missed the initial vote. The propos
Toronto (Ont) Sun (ca)
added Oct 23, 2015 19:11
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[Canada] Ontario to ban smoking on restaurant and bar patios, playgrounds, sports' fields

plans to amend legislation to ban smoking on all restaurant and bar patios as well as at playgrounds and sports fields. Health Minister Deb Matthews says restaurant and bar owners know that the majority of people don't want to be exposed to second-hand s
Canadian Press
added Nov 13, 2013 19:43
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[Mississippi] Smoking hot issue

As an older, more conservative community, Horn Lake would be the last city in DeSoto County to ban smoking in public places. The city's mayor Allen Latimer is cool to the idea of a smoking ban, preferring to let voters decide the issue.
DeSoto County (MS) Times
added Jan 26, 2015 20:58
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[South Carolina] Bluffton council approves 'cigar-bar' measure

If you are interested in a fine cigar accompanied by a glass of beer or wine, Bluffton is now the place to be. Town Council on Tuesday amended its smoking rules to allow tobacco stores to sell beer and wine but not liquor.
(Hilton Head, SC) Island Packet
added Jul 17, 2013 16:18
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Mongolia to pass smoking ban

In nation where 48 per cent of men are regular smokers, parliament acts to tackle a growing health problem
South China Morning Post
added Oct 29, 2012 12:25
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[Canada] City council moving forward with hookah ban

City council is forging ahead with plans to ban the use of herbal water pipes, otherwise known as hookahs, in public places. Council passed a motion Wednesday asking Ottawa Public health to study how it can expand the city's bylaws to regulate all smoki
CRFA (Ottawa) (ca)
added Nov 27, 2015 03:48
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[Wyoming] Council Will Suspend Modified Smoking Ban On Tuesday

the city clerk on Thursday verified the Keep Casper Smoke Free group gathered enough valid signatures to demand a referendum on the 2013 ordinance that relaxed some of the rules of the 2012 ordinance banning smoking in buildings. In the next few weeks, co
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Sep 5, 2015 18:08
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[Ethiopia] When the smoke clears: new tobacco directive

Ethiopian Food, Medicine and Health Care Administration and Control Authority (EFMHACA) ...has drafted a directive which is expected to enter into force in the next three months....prohibits indoor smoking in public places such as hotels, bars, nightclubs
The Reporter (et)
added Jan 12, 2015 00:34
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