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[Mississippi] Petal bans indoor vaping, residents speak out

The Petal Board of Aldermen recently voted unanimously to pass an amendment making it illegal to use such devices in public buildings. The item was on the board's agenda at Tuesday's regular meeting, but also had been discussed at a previous meeting.
Hattiesburg (MS) American
added Jun 22, 2015 21:18
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[Asia] Shisha smoking increases during Ramadan in UAE

Shisha smoking increases during the holy month of Ramadan in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) with non-smokers also tending to pick up the habit, an expert said on Sunday. "We spend more time in the lively atmosphere of restaurants. As a result, a marked
IANS - Indo-Asian News Service (in)
added Jun 22, 2015 07:53
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[Canada] Vancouver (City) v. Abdiannia, 2015 BCSC 1058

The evidence of the Defendants and the patrons fall short of establishing that they sincerely believe that hookah smoking is a practice which has a nexus with their religion as the term has been defined by the Supreme Court of Canada in the case of Syndi
Canadian Legal Information Institute (ca)
added Jul 3, 2015 17:13
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[Australia] New smoking laws in outdoor dining areas to turn customers into snitches

Patrons will be able to dob in pubs or restaurants who don’t crack down on people smoking in outdoor dining areas. Under the new laws that come into force on July 6 smoking will be banned in all seated outdoor dining areas while food is being served.
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Jun 22, 2015 21:34
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Despite Smokefree Air Act, Smoking Allowed In More Restaurants And Bars In Georgia, Research Shows

“The increase in smoking-allowed establishments may be attributed to the increase in the percentage of establishments permitting smoking in designated dining areas and the large percentage of establishments that permit smoking in outdoor areas,” the auth
Georgia State University School of Public Health
added Jun 22, 2015 12:58
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[Maryland] Vaping advocate says Howard council should take inspiration from Baltimore law

Howard County should follow Baltimore's lead and allow bars and restaurants to choose whether or not to allow vaping, rather than banning the practice altogether, the leader of an association of vaping businesses told the County Council Monday night.
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Jun 21, 2015 16:44
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[UK, UK-Wales] Gov't rules out English e-cigarette ban

E-cigarettes will not be banned in England after industry leaders slammed the decision to outlaw vaping in Welsh pubs. The Department of Health confirmed to the Publican’s Morning Advertiser (PMA) that England would not follow the Welsh government’s
Morning Advertiser.co.uk
added Jun 17, 2015 06:54
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Russians don't cut down on cigarettes but learn to avoid no-smoking areas - poll

The number of smokers in Russia has not declined over the past year. A third of the country's population still smoke (34 percent now vs. 35 percent in 2014), the All-Russia Public Opinion Study Center (VTsIOM) has said.
TASS (ru)
added Jun 16, 2015 20:51
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[Asia, China] WeChat users can now rat out smokers who defy Beijing's smoking ban

one in three public venues had already violated the rules within the first week. With a smoking population of 4 million in the capital alone, it's impossible for law enforcement to catch 'em all. Thanks to the messaging app WeChat, Beijingers can now help
Shanghaiist (blog)
added Jun 16, 2015 20:50
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UKIP chief backs smoking in pubs

A poll showing how people would allow designated smoking rooms in pubs has been welcomed by Fylde Euro MP Paul Nuttall. He said: “This is something UKIP has long argued for, particularly as it is plain as the head on a pint that the smoking ban has playe
Blackpool Today (uk)
added Jun 16, 2015 14:53
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