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[Canada] City's patio smokers may be told to butt out

While it’s clear second-hand smoke is carcinogenic and bad for your health, the councillor said he’d like to see more research and consultation before Winnipeg decides whether or not to update bylaws to ban smoking on patios. Anecdotally, Pagtakhan said
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added May 19, 2017 12:55
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[Louisiana] Lafayette bans smoking in bars

Tonight, the Lafayette City-Parish Council approved an ordinance to ban smoking in bars. At tonight’s council meeting, the public shared their views on the ordinance for about half an hour, before the council eventually approved the ban with a vote of 7
KATC TV-3 (Lafayette, LA)
added Apr 19, 2017 14:08
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[Texas] ALLEN: Growing trends argue against any real need for smoking bans

“a vast body of empirical evidence” shows that employees are compensated by their employers with “risk/unpleasantry premiums” that mitigate any “inefficiencies and injustices” of smoke exposure. In other words, a waitress in a bar that allows smoking wi
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added Apr 14, 2017 00:35
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[Texas] New Braunfels tightening smoking ban

City leaders are poised to expand the municipal smoking ordinance’s reach to cover electronic “vaping” devices and the few remaining bastions of unfettered public tobacco puffing here — establishments like the Hoity Toit Beer Joint.
San Antonio (TX) Express-News
added Mar 10, 2017 23:35
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[Asia, China] Shanghai to ban smoking in all indoor venues

The new amendment closes loopholes in local smoking control regulations that went into effect seven years ago that still allow smoking in designated indoor areas such as hotels, restaurants, entertainment venues, airports and port stations. The latest v
Global Times (cn)
added Feb 25, 2017 15:40
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[Ireland] "It's the future": Restaurants and cafés are cracking down on smoking outside

A NUMBER OF cafés and restaurants in the capital are cracking down on smoking outside their premises, by designating no-smoking areas on their terraces. JoBurger and the Metro Café are two of the Dublin locations which have installed ‘no smoking’ zones o
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 30, 2017 18:21
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[Asia, Japan] Restaurant industry opposes total smoking ban ahead of 2020 Olympics

At a meeting in Tokyo of industry organizations, participants expressed concern that a smoking ban would drive small businesses into the ground. They said Japan should aim to become a leading country in promoting separate smoking areas. The Ministry of
Japan Times (jp)
added Jan 12, 2017 19:12
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[Asia, India] GUJARAT CLEARS ORDINANCE BANNING HOOKAH BARS IN STATE

“The Gujarat cabinet today approved an ordinance to effect necessary amendments in the Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products Act (COTPA) of 2003,” Minister of State for Home, Pradeepsinh Jadeja said in Gandhinagar. Once it comes into effect, those found
PTI - Press Trust of India (in)
added Dec 17, 2016 07:10
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[Arizona, Virginia] These Are The BEST And WORST Cities To Vape In

researchers from the free market think tank R Street Institute created Vapescore.org, an interactive database ranking 52 U.S. cities on their friendliness to vaping. “Our first Vapescore analysis reveals a rapidly developing policy area rife with misinfo
The Daily Caller (blog)
added Nov 21, 2016 16:44
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[California] The Swedish Snus Store Opens on Abbot Kinney Boulevard

New pop up locale brings free Wi-Fi and device charging, indoor and outdoor workspaces, and complimentary coffee, water and snacks to Venice Beach..., the community-focused pop up will serve as a public hangout space, shared workplace and communal relaxa
PR Newswire
added Sep 30, 2016 02:41
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