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Smoking Allowed In Many Restaurants, Bars in Georgia

"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," research
University Herald
added Jun 22, 2015 16:41
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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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[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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[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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[Wisconsin] Oregon bar fire caused by cigarette

Fire officials think a cigarette started a fire that caused $500,000 in damage to an Oregon business. Fire Chief Jack Mlnarik tells 27 News the June 8 fire at Hack's Sports Page Bar has been ruled accidental, believed to have been caused by an employee
WKOW-TV ABC 27 (Madison, WI)
added Jun 16, 2015 16:59
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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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Smoke-free Air in Switzerland: A campaign case study (PDF)

By implementing change at the local level, these organizations are not only protecting their constituents, but also creating an example for the rest of the country to follow. Local laws in Switzerland have been and will continue to be a catalyst for c
ASH (Action on Smoking and Health) (us)
added Jun 16, 2015 11:38
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