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[New York] Four hookah bars in Queens busted

“These 13 hookah bars are knowingly flouting the law by serving tobacco-based shisha,” Health Commissioner Mary Basset said. “We will not tolerate this willful disregard of New York City’s smoke-free air laws and have already taken steps to revoke the pe
Queens (NY) Chronicle
added Jan 15, 2015 14:22
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[California] VIDEO: Folsom considers expanding smoking ban

Smokers may have fewer places to light up in Folsom, as city leaders consider a smoking ban in apartments and outdoor seating areas at restaurants.
KCRA Ch. 3 (Sacramento, CA)
added Jan 15, 2015 14:17
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[Louisiana] VIDEO: Public weighs in on proposed smoking ban

The proposed restriction on tobacco has caused a dust-up for other business owners who believe the council may be over-reaching when it comes to regulating tobacco. "Smoking is a legal product. We should be allowed to allow smoking in our clubs if we wa
WDSU NewsChannel 6 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jan 15, 2015 11:18
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[Louisiana] New Orleans smoking ban debate set for encore at City Hall

The dozens of people unable to weigh in last week ... will have their second chance this evening....The Times-Picayune will be covering the meeting live online.
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jan 14, 2015 12:23
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Could Czech Republic finally get smoking ban?

the country’s health minister is working on legislation that would ban cigarettes from all bars and restaurants. Previous efforts to introduce a ban have come to very little – but the minister says the time is now right for such a change.
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Jan 14, 2015 11:17
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[Asia, India] Government proposes fine for smoking in public places,ban on sale of loose cigarettes

Brushing aside opposition, the government today moved to amend the anti- smoking law and proposed radical changes, including ban on sale of loose cigarettes and raising the minimum age of a person buying tobacco products to 21 years from existing 18.
Sahara News Network (in)
added Jan 14, 2015 11:16
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[UK] Shisha lounge fined £14,000 after owner caught allowing smoking in Cricklewood store

A shisha lounge has been slapped with a £14,000 fine after Brent Council caught the owner allowing smoking in an enclosed space.
GetWestLondon (Trinity Mirror Southern - icCroydon) (uk)
added Jan 14, 2015 09:41
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[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Stivers cites absurd reason for blocking statewide smoking ban

If Stivers is determined to block this long overdue public health protection — which, by the way, has bipartisan support in both chambers — he at least should come clean and explain his real reasons.
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added Jan 13, 2015 15:04
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Ethiopian city bans smoking in public areas

The capital of Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region, Mekelle, has banned smoking in public areas, making it the first Ethiopian city to implement a tobacco control proclamation bill passed by parliament last year.
Sudan Tribune (fr)
added Jan 12, 2015 22:45
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[Ethiopia] When the smoke clears: new tobacco directive

Ethiopian Food, Medicine and Health Care Administration and Control Authority (EFMHACA) ...has drafted a directive which is expected to enter into force in the next three months....prohibits indoor smoking in public places such as hotels, bars, nightclubs
The Reporter (et)
added Jan 12, 2015 00:34
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