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[Canada] DiManno: Toronto’s choke-out for smokers escalates

First they came for the restaurant smoking sections and you didn’t give a rat’s ass. . . . perhaps you like your sugar fix. Maybe you enjoy jumbo-sized pop drinks, your fast-food chicken deep-fried in trans fats, even — scornful of eco-terrorist bullying
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Nov 1, 2012 14:00
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AUDIO: Indianapolis Bar Owners Continue to Fight City's Smoking Ban

Attorney Paul Ogden is representing the bar owners who are still hoping to find a way to get carved out of the city's comprehensive smoking ban that passed earlier this year. Ogden says his hope is to at least decriminalize smoking in neighborhood establ
WIBC 91.3 FM (Indianapolis, IN)
added Oct 25, 2012 06:18
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[Hong Kong] Stub them out

Bar and restaurant managers should be prosecuted if people are caught smoking in their premises. That's the latest stub-'em-out warning from the Hong Kong Council on Smoking and Health.
Hong Kong Standard (hk)
added Oct 10, 2012 17:55
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NEUMANN: No Smoking in Lebanon

It's hard to argue against a ban on smoking in public spaces in a country like Lebanon, where the rate of lung cancer among men is nearly 16 percent per 100,000 cases. But the question is what will happen to the small, decades-old cafes
Vice.com
added Oct 7, 2012 12:42
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[Minnesota] Freedom to Breathe law marks fifth year

Smoke-free bars, restaurants find business is good after ban
Worthington (MN) Daily Globe
added Oct 2, 2012 11:26
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[Minnesota] SHERAN: Take a deep breath. Notice anything?

To celebrate five years since Freedom to Breathe, I encourage all of us to share a meal with our families in a favorite restaurant or bar. While you are there, raise a toast, take a deep breath, and most of all enjoy the freedom of health that this law h
Minneapolis (MN) Star Tribune
added Oct 1, 2012 07:44
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[California] SMOKING BAN SPREADS TO OUTDOOR EATING AREAS

CARLSBAD — The City Council voted unanimously Tuesday night to amend Carlsbad’s municipal code to ban smoking in outdoor dining areas.
U-T San Diego [San Diego Union Tribune]
added Sep 26, 2012 13:27
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[China] Second-hand smoke greatest source of indoor pollution

A study conducted by an environmental group found that second-hand smoke is the single greatest source of indoor air pollution in Beijing. The Daerwen Nature Quest Agency, a civil environmental group, surveyed 43 restaurants, bars and Internet cafes in
China Daily (cn)
added Sep 21, 2012 17:17
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[Switzerland] Passive smoking under fire when Swiss head to the polls

Switzerland is deeply divided ahead of a vote Sunday on whether to beef up a ban on smoking in indoor workplaces and public spaces, with supporters stressing the health benefits of less second-hand smoke and opponents decrying a "witch-hunt".
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 20, 2012 07:47
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[Maryland] Bel Air considers smoking lounge rules following hookah bar inquiry

An inquiry about opening a hookah lounge in Bel Air is prompting one of several proposed changes to the town's development regulations that were introduced at Monday's town meeting. A new subsection is proposed to regulate smoking lounges
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Sep 18, 2012 00:13
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