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[Georgia] More Ga. college tighten rules on tobacco use

Georgia Military College has officially stamped out smoking on its Augusta campus. The school joins a growing list of Georgia colleges and universities that have implemented anti-tobacco policies on campus. Several Georgia colleges began to take more in
Athens (GA) Banner-Herald
added Sep 15, 2013 10:16

[Georgia] HUPPERTZ: Littering is bad. Did smokers miss the memo?

See someone littering in Gwinnett? Email the date, time, license plate number, make and model of the car and a general location of the incident to and Gwinnett Clean & Beautiful will contact local law enforcement. Police will no
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jul 14, 2013 12:05

[Georgia] More Atlanta Bars Go Smoke Free, Cite Business Pressures

Maloof says there’s been a shift. Business is suffering because of Manuel’s smoking policy. “I know definitely in January of 2014, we’ll be 100% smoke-free,” he says. Maloof says fewer people were booking events, and he noticed fewer families coming i
WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added Apr 1, 2013 08:58

[Georgia] 'Not just gas and cigarettes anymore'

“We’re becoming more family and community centered, integrating ourselves into the neighborhood and zeroing in on what our customers want and need in a store,” Demere said.
Savannah (GA) Morning News
added Oct 7, 2012 13:04

Firm Claims It’s Getting Burned By Georgia Tobacco Regs

an unconstitutional restraint of trade. S&M Brands, maker of the Tahoe, Bailey’s and Riverside brand of cigarettes, claimed in its lawsuit that Georgia’s revised Model Escrow Agreement unconstitutionally impairs the company’s contract with its bank, unf
Courthouse News
added Apr 18, 2018 13:38

[Georgia] Bad Mrs Claus! Uma Thurman takes a cigarette break on set of her new movie The War With Grandpa while dressed in a Santa-inspired costume

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jun 2, 2017 21:43

Is proposed Georgia smoking ban protection or government overreach

“It’s punishing parents for something that is, in effect, legal,” said Benita Dodd, vice president of The Georgia Public Policy Foundation, a free-market think tank in Atlanta. “It’s government overreach. It’s nanny government.” Beyond that, Dodd said t
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jan 28, 2017 21:02

[Georgia] Universal Leaf Tobacco Market Opens For Their Fourth Tobacco Season In Coffee County

The Chamber of Commerce recently celebrated the opening of Universal Leaf Tobacco Market for their fourth season in Douglas. According to Universal Leaf Tobacco Market Vice President George Scott, orders are up in the business and the market is maintaini
Douglas (GA) Enterprise
added Aug 9, 2016 02:34

[Asia-pacific, Georgia] Obama administration moves against Big Tobacco, with consequences for Australia

The Obama administration's proposal overnight means an ISDS clause will still be included in the TPP, but tobacco companies will not be allowed to use it to stop governments pursuing anti-smoking policies. In response to the news, Australian Trade Minis
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Oct 2, 2015 14:22

[Georgia, Tennessee, Texas, Utah] Should airports snuff out smoking rooms?

“Given all the science that we have and the fact that so many cities and states are working towards going smoke-free, the fact that airports aren’t going in that direction more quickly is disconcerting,” said Cynthia Hallett, executive director of Americ
USA Today
added Aug 31, 2015 13:44
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