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Smokers call cigarette, e-cigarette patio ban discriminating

A proposed restaurant patio cigarette and vape ban in Winnipeg is being called discriminatory by some local smokers. Winnipeg is the last major Canadian municipality where people can light up a smoke while enjoying a meal or patio beer – but that may no
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added Jan 5, 2018 12:56


MANOR, Texas — Smoking in bars in the city of Manor is no longer allowed. The Manor City Council approved an ordinance to prohibit smoking in public establishments as well as within 15 feet of the entrance. In a Facebook post, the City said: “There is
Spectrum News
added Jan 5, 2018 12:54

[Canada] Winnipeg patio smokers may have to butt out April 1

Winnipeg is poised to enact a patio smoking ban on April Fool's Day. A report from Winnipeg's community services department recommends a ban on second-hand smoke from cigarettes, cigars, pipes, e-cigarettes, water pipes, hookahs and "similar products/dev
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:18

[Canada] Patio smoking ban could be in effect April 1

A public service report calls on city council to ban personal smoking devices, including cigarettes, cigars, pipes and e-cigarettes, on outdoor patios with food and/or beverage service, effective April 1, 2018. If council approves, Winnipeg will then los
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Sun (ca)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:16

[Canada] Patio smoking ban closer to becoming a reality in Winnipeg

Smoking on restaurant patios in Winnipeg could soon be a thing of the past. City administration will recommend council ban any device that produces second hand smoke on patios that serve food or drinks as of April 1. A report to the protection committe
Global News (ca)
added Jan 4, 2018 07:14

[Canada] Close workplace smoking ban loopholes, advocacy group urges Alberta government

There are still too many loopholes in the provincial legislation that outlaws smoking in the workplace 10 years after it was first introduced, advocates say. The Campaign for a Smoke-Free Alberta marked one decade since passage of the Tobacco and Smokin
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 3, 2018 14:45

[Oklahoma] GLANTZ: The passing of Richard Barnes

He went to war against big tobacco and was instrumental in getting the clean indoor air policy passed in Oklahoma that eliminated smoking in restaurants and public buildings in 2003
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:53

[Africa, Kenya] MP raids shisha smoking den two days after ban

An MP from Mombasa raided a joint and flashed out youth she said were smoking shisha two days after the tobacco substance was banned by the Health ministry. Mishi Mboko (Likoni) said she found youth smoking the banned product and ordered them to leave a (ke)
added Dec 30, 2017 23:50

[Kenya] Shisha ban: A doctor's view on why you should drop that 'dirty' pipe

It is popular due to the common misconception that the nicotine content in shisha is lower than that of cigarettes and that water used in this form of tobacco intake works as a filter, removing all the hazardous chemicals such as carbon monoxide, nicotin
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Dec 25, 2017 21:06

Impact of U.S. Smoke-free Air Laws on Restaurant and Bar Employment, 1990-2015

The ability to make both a health and business case in support of existing laws may also bolster the case for expansion. This study provides an updated look at the economic impact of smoke-free air laws nationally through 2015. The lack of adverse finding
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Dec 22, 2017 20:59
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