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[Louisiana] Bars' lawsuit against New Orleans smoking ban flames out

Orleans Civil District Judge Robin Giarrusso Wednesday (June 3) shot down their arguments that the law was too vague to implement and that the council hadn't followed the proper regulations when they unanimously approved it in January.
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jun 4, 2015 12:48
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[New York] Westchester lawmakers include e-cigarettes in smoke-free worksite law

Electronic cigarettes will now be banned along with regular buts as part of Westchester County’s smoke-free work site laws. The Board of Legislators adopted the amended law on Monday. The county’s smoke-free workplace law prohibits smoking in dining area
Hudson Valley (NY) News
added Jun 3, 2015 17:12
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[California] San Jose City Council approves ban on tobacco coupons

City Council overwhelmingly approved banning tobacco coupons from San Jose bars and clubs but not before a lengthy discussion about the legal risks of controlling the tobacco industry's flashy new advertising method.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Jun 3, 2015 10:48
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech government approves ban on smoking in restaurants and bars

Czech government approved a draft bill to ban smoking in restaurants and bars and move the country into line with restrictions in place in much of the European Union. The Czech Republic is the last EU member to allow unrestricted smoking in restaurants. P
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 3, 2015 10:39
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[New York] Westchester lawmakers include e-cigarettes in smoke-free worksite law

The Board of Legislators adopted the amended law on Monday. The county’s smoke-free workplace law prohibits smoking in dining areas of all restaurants including bars and bar areas.
Hudson Valley (NY) News
added Jun 5, 2015 05:19
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[Asia, China] Beijing smoking ban claims first victim as popular hot pot restaurant served warning

at a Chaoyang district location of the large Haidilao restaurant chain, inspectors uncovered cigarette butts in the men's room. Even worse, they discovered that the venue's no-smoking posters failed to publicize Beijing's smoking hotline. For shame! Diner
Shanghaiist (blog)
added Jun 2, 2015 21:52
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[Asia, China] Beijing Tries to Clear Its Notoriously Dirty Air — of Cigarette Smoke

In this vast city of 20 million people, which a government survey estimated last year was home to more than four million smokers, the new ban extends to all enclosed public spaces, including offices, bars, restaurants, nightclubs, airports and public tra
New York Times
added Jun 1, 2015 10:37
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[Asia, China] Beijing Smoking Ban Utilizes Methods Usually Reserved For Sex Offenders

the Beijing smoking ban has some pretty strict regulations. Beijing’s smoking ban outlaws smoking in public places including public transportation, restaurants and offices. A Beijing smoking ban had been in effect previously in the capital city, however,
Inquisitr
added Jun 1, 2015 10:17
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[Asia] China’s inspectors expected to battle to impose anti-smoking law

Nightclubs had been singled out as a potential problem area, Zhang Jianshu, president of the Beijing Tobacco Control Association, told the China Daily newspaper. "The key lies in the business owners," the paper quoted Mr Zhang as saying Monday. "They hav
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Jun 1, 2015 08:55
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[Asia] Beijing rolls out China's toughest smoking ban...but will it work?

Bernhard Schwartländer, the World Health Organization (WHO) representative in Beijing, says it's a "major advance" in tobacco control in China, where more cigarettes are smoked than anywhere else in the world. Here's five things to know as China battles
CNN
added Jun 1, 2015 08:50
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