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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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[Alaska] To smoke or not to smoke, Palmer voters to decide on smoking ban

On Oct. 2, Palmer residents will vote on three ballot measures, one which will ban smoking in public places, including bars and restaurants.
Alaska Dispatch
added Sep 6, 2012 02:08
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Lebanon's cafe culture crashes: Smoke-free zones become punter-free

Lunchtime business at Hamra’s Zawaak cafe isn’t just down, it’s non-existent. “We’d normally have around nine or 10 tables at this time,” manager Jad Tayeh says. The cafe is known for its nargileh and Monday was the first day of the full implementation o
Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added Sep 4, 2012 07:54
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Smoking ban goes into effect in Lebanon

Starting today, smoking is prohibited in all enclosed bars, restaurant and cafes in Lebanon in accordance with Law 174, which passed exactly one year ago.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Sep 3, 2012 10:21
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Singapore Seen - Heavy-smoking uncles turn breakfast into 'torture'

STOMPer Suffocated says his breakfast experience at a food centre in Jurong East was marred by this group of elderly smokers, who filled the area with choking smoke.
STOMP (Straits Times Online Mobile Print) (sg)
added Sep 3, 2012 05:06
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