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[Georgia] New Poll Shows Atlanta Voters Overwhelmingly Support Smoke-free Law

Three-quarters of voters (76 percent) favor a law to prohibit smoking inside most public places – including workplaces, public buildings, offices, restaurants, bars and the Hartsfield-Jackson airport – including two-thirds of voters (67 percent) who stron
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Oct 18, 2017 15:45
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[Georgia] Smoke Free Fulton campaign helps clear the air

Fulton County is literally clearing the air through its year-old Proud To Be Smoke Free Fulton campaign. Started by the county board of health’s Partnerships to Improve Community Health program, it has helped nearly 50 bars and restaurants adopt non-smo
Marietta (GA) Daily Journal
added Oct 8, 2017 10:02
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[Georgia] campaign aims to make Fulton County smoke-free

The Fulton County Partnerships to Improve Community Health Program launched the Proud To Be Smoke Free Fulton Campaign in 2016 as part of its Tobacco-Free Living Program to discourage tobacco use, reduce secondhand smoke exposure and give residents clean
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Sep 30, 2017 19:53
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[Georgia] These 47 Fulton establishments recently signed no-smoking policies

As part of an initiative to discourage tobacco use and reduce secondhand smoke, Fulton County made a list of area restaurants and bars that recently instituted no-smoking policies. The Guide to Smoke-Free Bars & Restaurants lists the names, addresses an
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Sep 23, 2017 00:15
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[Georgia] Oconee Parks and Rec bans e-cigarettes, vaping

Following the school district’s lead, Oconee Parks and Recreation Department will be banning the use of e-cigarettes and vapes on its properties and within its facilities. The decision, said Parks and Recreation Director Lisa Davol, was made in part due
Oconee (GA) Enterprise
added Sep 20, 2017 23:01
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[Georgia] Albany Housing Authority prepares to become no tobacco zone

The Albany Housing Authority is working with residents as they prepare for all their property to go non-tobacco in October. The Housing Authority board of commissioners approved the non-tobacco resolution earlier this summer. The Executive Director says
WALB Channel 10 (Albany, GA)
added Aug 17, 2017 16:42
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[Georgia] 11th Circuit Panel Affirms Dismissal Of ADEA Suit Against R.J. Reynolds ($$)

Court of Appeals panel on June 27 affirmed a Georgia federal judge’s dismissal of an Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) lawsuit alleging that R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. engaged in a pattern or practice of discrimination against older job applicant
Lexis Nexis
added Jul 14, 2017 23:41
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[Georgia] Shia LaBeouf's latest arrest for public drunkenness came after he used 'vulgar language and profanity' when he wasn't given a CIGARETTE

According to police, the Holes star asked a bystander for a cigarette to which he was told no, prompting him to be disorderly, 'using profanities and vulgar language in front of the women and children present.' After he was to leave, police say LaBeouf
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 10, 2017 01:14
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[Georgia] 11th Circ. Backs RJ Reynolds Win In Age Discrimination Suit ($$)

panel on Tuesday backed the dismissal of an R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co. job applicant's age discrimination suit against the company, rejecting the Georgia man’s argument that his disparate treatment claim was timely.
Law360
added Jun 29, 2017 04:50
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[Georgia] National Behavioral Health Summit for Tobacco-Free Recovery

(ACS) and the (SCLC) hosted an historic multi-sectorial summit at the ACS Atlanta headquarters on October 13-14, 2016...established a goal to reduce smoking prevalence in the United States among persons with behavioral health issues from 34% in 2015 to 30
Smoking Cessation Leadership Center (UCSF)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:46
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