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Banned In Massachusetts: The List Grows Apace

Passed by city councils and boards of selectmen, these prohibitions can reflect the collective values of America’s smallest democratic units — and can reflect, on the smallest scales, that great American tension between individualism and deference to the
WGBH (Boston, MA)
added Apr 7, 2016 12:21
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[Australia] KNIGHT: Is the latest anti-smoking pitch an assault on our ciggie rights?

So while I should have the right to be protected from your smoke, I believe that stopping you from smoking at all seems an interference too far. Perhaps if new buildings are constructed as smoke-free, the units could be sold only to non-smokers, in the s
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Apr 6, 2016 21:20
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[UK] Fire service helps mums-to-be reduce risk of blazes in South Yorkshire homes

Thousands of mums-to-be in South Yorkshire are to receive home safety advice from the fire service. South Yorkshire Fire and Rescue is funding a scheme where a thermometer, with fire safety advice printed on it, is to be handed to new mums...display mes
The Star / Sheffield Telegraph (uk)
added Apr 6, 2016 14:19
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[Australia] Tom Elliott takes aim at the 'creeping ban' on smoking

Fifteen organisations are calling for smoking to be banned outside pubs, restaurants and cafes completely....Tom Elliott said he was sick of the "creeping ban" on smoking. "If they hate smoking so much… simply advocate for smoking to be banned for everyo
Radio 3AW
added Apr 5, 2016 16:44
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[Asia, Thailand] Third Hand Smoke – ‘You Don’t Need to Smoke Around them to Kill Them’

BBDO Bangkok has put together a striking print campaign for Action on Smoking and Health Foundation Thailand that targets people who smoke inside their own home without knowing that even if they avoid smoking around those they love, their family still ca
Branding in Asia Magazine
added Apr 5, 2016 15:39
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Avoiding the Dangers of Thirdhand Smoke

Beyond the unpleasant sensory experience, there’s another reason the residue of smoking – not just the smoking itself or secondhand smoke – is garnering increasing attention: Emerging research from testing cultured human cells to more recent animal studi
U.S. News & World Report
added Apr 5, 2016 15:38
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[Australia] WA’s anti-smoking lobbyists look for ban on smoking at home

Smoking in an apartment, unit, villa or townhouse could be outlawed in WA if health advocates get their way. A number of peak bodies have united in a submission to government as it considers reform of the strata titles act. Cancer Council WA, the Austr
WAtoday.com.au (au)
added Apr 4, 2016 23:14
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[Australia] No Smoking at Home: Victoria Frames New Rules

The Victorian government is seeking new smoking curbs by modifying the concerned property laws covering apartments. The Issue Paper released by Consumer Affairs Victoria said a review of the Owners Corporation Act 2006 is in the cards and Victoria may f
Australia Network news (au)
added Apr 4, 2016 23:02
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[Australia] Quit Victoria says owners corporations should have ability to ban smoking in apartment bu

The comments come as a Victorian Government review into consumer property law raised the issue of "smoke drift" within apartment blocks. An issues paper prepared by Consumer Affairs Victoria noted smoke drift was commonly raised as an issue with owners
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added Apr 4, 2016 18:23
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[Australia] Victorian Government floats smoking rules for owners corporations

an issues paper released by Consumer Affairs Victoria about a review of the Owners Corporation Act 2006 has flagged the possibility of Victoria following NSW where owners corporations can now make rules about smoke drift as a nuisance. This means that if
The Age (au)
added Apr 3, 2016 18:04
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