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France seeks to stamp out first e-joint

France sought to stamp out a new electronic cigarette containing cannabis, launched Tuesday with the claim it provides all of the relaxation but none of the mind-altering effects of marijuana.
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Dec 18, 2014 08:29

[France] Legal 'E-spliff' helps relieve pain of MS and cancer patients - without the cannabis high

Legal 'electronic joint' developed to help ailments eased by cannabis It will help calm, relax and ease people's pain, but will not give a 'high'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 18, 2014 08:28

[France] French marijuana e-vaporizer to go on sale

Electronic cigarettes with cannabis extracts are set to go on sale this month. The French makers claim their product is legal, as it lacks the chemicals that cause the mind-altering effects of marijuana. French law is firmly against the use of cannabis.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Dec 16, 2014 03:39

[France] No cigarette price rise in January

CIGARETTE prices in France will remain unchanged in the new year, after MPs voted to throw out a planned 30 centime rise. The move by the National Assembly comes after intense lobbying by tobacconists and manufacturers.
The Connexion
added Dec 10, 2014 15:19

[France, Syria] French man quits ISIS because it was too hard to stop smoking

Flavien Moreau, 27, was the first French citizen to be tried for his short-lived involvement in the terrorist group ISIS. He received the maximum sentence offered by the prosecution–seven years in prison. But why, in January 2013, was he finally caught?
Salon Magazine
added Nov 24, 2014 15:04

[France] WILLIAMS: How to Be French (When Asking for a Cigarette)

I asked Ms. Druckerman what, if anything, this parable says about the French, and if she has ever tried asking a stranger for a cigarette in Paris. Her answer was simple: “Regrettably, I don’t smoke.”
New York Times Blogs
added Nov 14, 2014 14:12

[France, Syria] Paris: Militant who quit ISIL for cigarettes gets 7 years

Flavien Moreau, the first French militant to return from Syria, has been sentenced to seven years in jail as The Paris Criminal Court... he quit the terror group only after 10 days when his addiction to cigarettes became unbearable for him to carry on, he
World Bulletin (tr)
added Nov 14, 2014 08:33

France to outlaw buying cigarettes online

Smokers in France who buy cheap cigarettes online will soon be breaking the law if Paris carries out its plan to make purchasing smokes on foreign websites illegal.
The Local France (fr)
added Nov 7, 2014 08:24

[Australia, France] FERDMAN: When all cigarette packs look the same, fewer people buy them

a 10 percent reduction in cigarette use by 2025 might not be out of reach. It might also lead to a domino effect, in which other countries that are considering similar legislation - including the United Kingdom and New Zealand - are inspired to move towar
North Jefferson News (Gardendale, AL)
added Oct 30, 2014 22:38

France: First Outdoor Public Smoking Ban in Paris Playgrounds

France has laid out its first official smoking ban in outdoor public places, with Paris enforcing a one-year trial ban in three playgrounds of the Parc de Montsouris. “[Paris authorities] will determine whether the measure should be made permanent and e
IBTimes (uk)
added Oct 19, 2014 20:01
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