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[Louisiana] Metro Council members begin to weigh proposed smoking ban for bars and casinos

The debate over whether Baton Rougeans should be able to smoke in casinos and bars is starting to light up, with some East Baton Rouge Parish Metro Council members ready to trash the ashtrays and others questioning if a ban amounts to a government overst
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Feb 2, 2016 01:11
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[UK-Wales] E-cigarette ban won't apply in some pubs and bars under new Welsh Government plans

amendments passed at the Assembly’s health and social care committee show ministers have now produced a list of places where the ban would apply. So-called vaping would only be allowed in pubs that serve drink but do not serve food as well, and where una
WalesOnline (uk)
added Feb 1, 2016 16:16
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[Ireland] Heat is on well-known Limerick publican over smoking area

A WELL-known Limerick publican feels he is being “singled out” by the HSE who have taken him to court over a “covered” smoking area. Michael Houlihan of Michael Houlihan’s Bar, Sarsfield Street, Kilmallock was before the local court for being in breach
Limerick Leader (ie)
added Jan 30, 2016 22:46
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Indoor air quality in hospitality venues that allow smoking is worse than outdoor, study finds

Research carried out in six cities with dangerous levels of air pollution indicates that air quality inside venues that allow smoking is even worse than outdoors. The study, published today in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research, was co-authored by t
News-Medical.net
added Jan 28, 2016 20:32
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New data from cities with high levels of air pollution indicate that air quality inside venues where people smoke is worse than outdoors

Research carried out in six cities with dangerous levels of air pollution indicates that air quality inside venues that allow smoking is even worse than outdoors. The study, published today in the journal Nicotine & Tobacco Research, was co-authored by t
The Union (formerly, the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease) (fr)
added Jan 28, 2016 20:33
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When avocados were called 'alligator pear' and plain celery was a popular appetizer: New York Public Library's massive menu collection uncovers American favorites from last century

While smoking inside a restaurant is unheard of today, the Empire State Observatory was one of many menus listing cigarettes among the dessert and drinks.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 27, 2016 21:28
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[Louisiana] Group pushing bar, casino smoking ban in East Baton Rouge includes doctors, musicians, public officials

The last remnants of lit cigarettes legally allowed in Baton Rouge’s bars and casinos could soon turn to ash if a campaign unveiled Tuesday is successful in creating an East Baton Rouge Parish ordinance to prohibit smoking in all workplaces. A group of
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Jan 27, 2016 18:59
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[District of Columbia] D.C. Council panel OKs permanent ban on private pot-smoking clubs

The measure aims to clarify a provision in a new city law allowing marijuana usage in private homes. It clarifies that a private club is “a place to which the public is invited,” therefore pot cannot be consumed in such places.
Washington Times
added Jan 28, 2016 02:26
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[Louisiana] Poll: 70 percent of EBR voters in favor of extending workplace smoking ban

Local, state and national public health groups have released the results of polls that show 70 percent of East Baton Rouge Parish voters are in favor of extending the statewide smoke-free policy to all workplaces, including bars and casinos.
WBRZ-TV (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Jan 27, 2016 06:17
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[Virginia] Legislation would prohibit use of e-cigarettes in restaurants

A bill introduced by Sen. John C. Miller, D-Newport News, would expand that prohibition to include electronic cigarettes, the battery-powered devices that some smokers use as an alternative to conventional cigarettes. Miller’s bill, which has been refe
Lynchburg (VA) News & Advance
added Jan 26, 2016 15:59
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