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[UK] Number of shisha lounges in decline after Bradford Council clampdown

The number of shisha lounges in the district has fallen by more than 40 per cent after a Bradford Council crackdown. There are currently 10 known lounges in the district, a drop of seven since January last year, the authority has revealed.
Bradford Telegraph and Argus (uk)
added Oct 15, 2013 17:11
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[UK] Smoking knowledge still a real drag

In a new survey conducted by OnePoll, more than one in four people (28 per cent) are still unaware that smoking is the leading cause of mouth cancer, a disease that kills one person every five hours in the UK. A lack of knowledge didn't stop at traditio
Rochdale Online (uk)
added Oct 15, 2013 14:06
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[Burma/Myanmar] Hidden in smoke

The tobacco is often flavoured with a fruit flavour and emits a pleasant odour rather than the harsh tobacco smell often associated with cigarette smoke. Perhaps it’s for this reason that hookah smoking is growing in popularity, especially among young wo
Myanmar Times (mm)
added Oct 13, 2013 20:49
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RODU: The hazards of hookah

Waterpipe smoking produces unacceptable levels of toxic contaminants. Don’t be snookered by hookah.
R Street Institute | Free Markets. Real Solutions.
added Oct 13, 2013 00:48
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[New Jersey] Assaf: Beware the dangers of hookah

as a past smoker of hookah, who ended up with quintuple bypass surgery, I think smoking — all smoking — should be banned. As an American of Arab descent, hookah smoking is something I can live without.
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Oct 13, 2013 00:43
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Gang admit smuggling half a million pounds worth of shisha tobacco into UK

Six smugglers are to be sentenced at the Old Bailey after customs officers mounted their biggest ever investigation into contraband shisha tobacco. The gang brought more than 5.8tonnes into the country which would have cost more than £500,000 in lost tax
London Evening Standard (uk)
added Oct 11, 2013 12:17
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[Washington] Public Health goes after Seattle hookah bars -- bad news for marijuana clubs? - The Pot Blog

Public Health’s actions could have a broader reach as legal marijuana takes hold of the city since it’s still unclear where tourists and other recreational users will be able to smoke marijuana once it’s legal to buy.
Seattle (WA) Post-Intelligencer blogs
added Oct 8, 2013 00:46
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[Washington] King County health department tries to snuff out Seattle hookah bars

King County health officials are trying to snuff out Seattle-area hookah lounges, sending notices ordering six of them to stop allowing customers to smoke the water pipes at their businesses.
MyNorthwest.com (KIRO, KTTH, Seattle, WA)
added Oct 8, 2013 00:29
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[Washington] County fines hookah lounges, orders them to curtail smoking

King County officials have sent notices to six hookah lounges in Seattle ordering them to stop allowing patrons to smoke from water pipes on their premises. The move, covering hookah lounges scattered throughout the city, came after multiple inspections
Seattle (WA) Times
added Oct 8, 2013 00:28
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[Washington] Hookah lounges give city a headache

Seattle police and city officials were poised to crack down on hookah lounges in June, but then they reversed course. Health officials then went ahead on their own, ordering lounges this week to stop allowing indoor smoking.
Seattle (WA) Times
added Oct 8, 2013 00:26
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