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[Europe, Germany] Former German leader Helmut Schmidt buys 38,000 menthol cigarettes to avoid EU ban

Following the announcement of a proposed ban on menthol cigarettes from the European Union, the former German Chancellor and avid-smoker Helmut Schmidt is reported to have purchased 200 cartons, around 38,000 menthol cigarettes so that he may continue en
The Commentator
added Jul 9, 2013 12:24
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[Germany] German Youths Smoking Less, But Tobacco Industry Remains Powerful

Between 2001 and the present, the proportion of adolescents in Germany between the ages of 12 and 17 who smoke plunged from 27.5 percent to 12 percent, the Centre stated. In addition, almost three-fourths (71.7 percent) of that population sub-group -- an
IBT - International Business Times
added Jun 24, 2013 17:09
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[Germany] Smoking rules start to stub out the cigs

Germans are smoking less, with higher taxes on tobacco and bans on public smoking seemingly taking effect. The number of legal cigarettes sold last year was nearly six percent down on the previous year, while smuggled smokes held steady.
The Local.de (de)
added Jan 22, 2013 12:27
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[Germany, India] Are electronic cigarettes actually bad for you?

A new study from Germany suggest that eCigarettes often thought to be a healthier alternative to tobacco ones may not be safe after all.  Researchers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research WKI, in Braunschweig, conducted a study to find out whethe
india.com (in)
added Dec 10, 2012 02:52
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[Germany] GRAPHIC: Campagne Maybe en Allemagne

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added Sep 9, 2012 11:33
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[Germany] German court rules landlord was wrong to evict heavy smoker

The Duesseldorf regional court ruled Wednesday there was insufficient evidence that Friedhelm Adolfs had exposed other tenants to secondhand smoke by failing to air his apartment properly, the grounds cited for his eviction. German news agency dpa repor
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 28, 2016 18:05
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[Europe] Germany: tobacco graphic health warnings to finally turn the tide?

Germany is set to introduce graphic health warnings. Despite tentative progress in recent years, Germany has historically been one of Europe’s poster children for tobacco control legislative failure. That reputation may begin to change from 20 May, when
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 16, 2016 11:13
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[Germany] Red Series / Tobacco Prevention and Tobacco Control: Electronic Cigarettes – An Overview – Supplement (PDF)

Since the publication of the report “Electronic Cigarettes – An Overview” of the German Cancer Research Center several articles on e-cigarettes have been published. This supplement will give a brief overview on these new articles.
German Cancer Research Center
added Apr 2, 2014 12:10
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[Europe, Germany] Bid to delay tobacco vote until after German election

German MEPs want vote delayed, but NGOs fear this could doom proposal. Centre-right German MEPs are pushing for a delay in the European Parliament vote on new European Union tobacco restrictions, scheduled for 10 September, according to Parliament sourc
European Voice (be)
added Aug 30, 2013 13:17
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Germany marks five years of smoking ban

Many politicians argue that if a smoking ban can work at the Oktoberfest, it can work anywhere. Indeed, Germany has had a ban on smoking in public buildings and transportation for five years. The ban also applies to government agencies, courts, buses, tr
DW World (Deutsche Welle) (de)
added Aug 31, 2012 20:27
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