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[UK-Scotland] Warden patrols to enforce new smoking ban at hospitals

WARDENS are to patrol the grounds of hospitals in Scotland's biggest health-board area in the latest bid to crack down on smoking.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added May 30, 2013 06:57
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Smokers angry as Maine Med's ban nears

Employees, patients and visitors are included in the ban as the hospital tries to expel second-hand smoke.
Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added May 29, 2013 08:49
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[Canada] This Is Finished at the Finnish Resthome

On World No Tobacco Day May 31, The Ontario Finnish Resthome Association will begin implementation of its new smoke-free multi-unit dwelling policy. Present tenants at Suomi Eesti Maja and Kotitalo will be grandfathered in and allowed to continue smoking
LOCAL2 Sault Ste. Marie (ca)
added May 28, 2013 00:45
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[Australia] End 'cruel' smoking ban, says health campaigner

Australia's leading anti-tobacco campaigner claims the NSW government has gone too far in forcing its outdoor smoking reforms onto vulnerable psychiatric patients held in public hospitals. Ashley Coleman took his life in March after being granted an un
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added May 26, 2013 12:55
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[Australia] End 'cruel' smoking ban, says health campaigner

Australia's leading anti-tobacco campaigner claims the NSW government has gone too far in forcing its outdoor smoking reforms onto vulnerable psychiatric patients held in public hospitals. Ashley Coleman took his life in March after being granted an unsu
Hills News (NSW) (au)
added May 26, 2013 01:39
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[Virginia] Rader is a tobacco-free campus

Patients, staff members and visitors to Andrew Rader U.S. Army Health Clinic on Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall can no longer light up, chew or use any other tobacco product on the facility’s campus
Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System (DVIDS)
added May 24, 2013 16:39
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[Wyoming] Casper City Council Passes Second Reading of Revised Smoking Ban

After 45 minutes of debate and public discussion at its regular meeting Tuesday night, Casper City Council narrowly passed the second reading of the city’s revised public indoor smoking ordinance 5-4. ... would allow smoking within Casper taverns, lounge
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added May 22, 2013 20:00
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[Washington] Thurston County campuses go tobacco free in 2014

The Thurston County commissioners approved a tobacco ban that will prohibit smoking, e-cigarettes and tobacco products on county grounds starting next year, according to a news release.
The Olympian (WA)
added May 22, 2013 13:01
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Thurston County Bans Tobacco On County Property

The Thurston County Board of Commissioners has adopted a policy that bans smoking and other tobacco products in county buildings and grounds. The ban includes e-cigarettes.
KMAS - Mason County (WA) Daily News
added May 22, 2013 12:57
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[Massachusetts] Doctors group: Ban sale of tobacco in hospitals

The Massachusetts Medical Society offered testimony Tuesday at a Beacon Hill hearing by the Legislature's Joint Committee on Public Health. The bill would not only prohibit hospitals and clinics from selling cigarettes and other tobacco products, it wou
AP - Associated Press
added May 22, 2013 07:31
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