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[Georgia] LETTER: Keep workplace smoke-free

One of our primary focuses at the Family Y is to promote healthy living within our community. As a member of the BreathEasy Augusta coalition, we believe there are no safe levels of smoking or second-hand smoke
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Oct 10, 2013 01:53
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[Georgia] DeKalb County used tax funds to question strippers about a smoking ban

investigation of money handed out by a Centers for Disease Control program called Communities Putting Prevention to Work. Cause of Action says documents indicate that DeKalb County used funds it received “to support the adoption of a strengthened count
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added May 16, 2013 16:43
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[Georgia] Some Downtown Augusta bars opt for nonsmoking policy

The city is operating under state law, which bans smoking in public places where a child could be present but allows it in bars that do not admit anyone younger than 18. CoCo Rubio was against the proposed ordinance, but recently prohibited smoking in Sk
Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Mar 25, 2013 17:19
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Georgia State Smoking Expert To Address U.S. Role In Global Tobacco

Michael Eriksen, dean of Georgia State University's Institute of Public Health, will outline the global picture of tobacco usage and control at a federal meeting reviewing how the United States can partner with others to stop smoking and tobacco use arou
GlobalAtlanta
added Jan 27, 2013 22:53
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Georgia State bans smoking on campus

Georgia State University has banned smoking and tobacco use on the majority of the Atlanta campus.
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Oct 23, 2012 15:33
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[Georgia] 'Only Tobacco' Lands Worker in Jail

Bartow County authorities arrested a man they say tried to sneak contraband to jail inmates in Cartersville.
Patch.org
added Sep 15, 2012 04:31
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[Georgia] Nearly half of Ga. school districts tobacco-free

The Georgia Department of Public Health says 87 of the state's 181 school districts, or 48%, are on board. Under the policy, no student, staff member or school visitor is permitted to use any tobacco product or E-cigarette, at any time on school property
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 6, 2012 15:40
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[Georgia] Careless smoking cause of Tyler Perry studio fire

Investigators have determined that a fire at filmmaker Tyler Perry's Atlanta studios was caused by careless smoking.
AP - Associated Press
added Aug 29, 2012 04:03
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7 more plead guilty in Georgia tobacco probe

Seven more people have pleaded guilty in Gwinnett County as part of a three-year investigation of an illegal tobacco ring.
AP - Associated Press
added Jul 25, 2012 23:51
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[Georgia] Smoking to be banned

According to the draft bill, smoking in buildings will be prohibited from 2018 and from 2020 smoking will be banned in open public spaces as well.Georgia has been an applicant country of the WHO FCTC since 2004. The Tobacco Control Alliance of Georgia sa
The Messenger (ge)
added Apr 11, 2017 23:24
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