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[Indiana] Hearing on smoking ban set for March 29

The simple task of setting a hearing date on a proposed smoking ban proved contentious Monday, perhaps foreshadowing the debate to come. The hearing had been set for March 28, Dyngus Day. But out of consideration for bar and tavern owners, Common Council
South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Mar 15, 2016 22:51
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Alaskans speak up about bill to smother smoking

The Alaska Senate is again considering a bill to prohibit smoking in bars, restaurants and public places across Alaska. Senate Bill 1 was the first piece of legislation proposed in the Senate last year, but it was sidelined by the need to address the st
Juneau (AK) Empire
added Mar 15, 2016 12:27
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[Missouri] Man dies during smoke break in St. Louis

A man has died after a cardiac incident during a smoke break at a St. Louis restaurant Tuesday. Captain Gregg Favre of the St. Louis Fire Department said a dishwasher at Carmine's Steakhouse was smoking in a bathroom just after 4 p.m. when he ignited him
Lebanon (MO) Daily Record
added Mar 9, 2016 18:08
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[Pennsylvania] More want stronger nonsmoking law, poll shows

Breathe Free Pennsylvania polled 701 registered voters in an effort to convince lawmakers to ban smoking in social clubs, casinos, bars and all parts of restaurants. The study was commissioned by the American Heart Association and conducted by Susquehann
Reading (PA) Eagle
added Feb 25, 2016 14:37
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[Australia] Powerful industry group will "fight" Aussie state's plan to raise smoking age

An Australian state government will face opposition over its proposal to raise the smoking age to 21 or 25, with the region's powerful hospitality industry planning to challenge the bid.... Despite submissions on the proposal only closing on Friday, Tasma
Xinhua Newswire
added Feb 19, 2016 17:37
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[Australia] Pub told it is allowed to KEEP its controversial vintage tobacco advertisements - days after the health department demanded they be taken down

Premier Colin Barnett called the health department's decision 'ridiculous' and said the pub can 'keep their decorations'. 'They are collectors pieces, they show an era gone by... it is not promoting smoking or selling cigarettes and if that's the way they
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 19, 2016 16:16
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[Turkey] AKYOL: Erdoğan, cigarettes and the nanny state

No wonder his remarks on cigarettes triggered a new campaign among secular Turks to defy the smoking ban by smoking more cigarettes everywhere. You may find this campaign stupid, as smoking is very bad for your health. But a nanny state that dictates a wa
Hurriyet (tr)
added Feb 13, 2016 21:31
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[Washington] 100 years ago in Spokane: Banned from booze, saloons turn to tobacco sales

said the new statewide prohibition law did not appear to be hurting business. “Yesterday, we were visited by half a dozen proprietors of what were formerly saloons, who placed orders with us for cigars and tobacco,” he said. “They will continue in busine
The Spokesman-Review
added Jan 6, 2016 16:50
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[Wyoming] Voters approve full smoking ban in Casper

Nearly 54 percent of voters favored extending the city's smoking ban to bars, according to unofficial but complete election results. More than 6,200 people cast ballots in the election. Kim Holloway, a former member of the Casper City Council, was confi
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Nov 5, 2015 01:12
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[Australia] SA pubs want e-cigarettes banned in non-smoking areas ($$)

BAR owners want e-cigarettes treated legally the same as tobacco cigarettes, and banned in non-smoking areas, because the “murky waters” around their use make it difficult to manage complaints about patrons who puff on the vaporisers.
The Australian (au)
added Oct 11, 2015 09:32
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