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[Europe, UAE: Abu Dhabi] REILLY: Ireland refused to be bullied by Big Tobacco

We learn to stand together. Despite their billions of euros and hidden connections, the tobacco industry can be defeated. We must rise to the challenge to protect our children from a killer addiction that ends the lives of half of those who become addi
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Mar 20, 2015 11:50
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[Ireland] Woman awarded €20k after breaking her ankle in smoking area of disco

Aoife Lamb claimed that in August 2011, she had had been in an overcrowded smoking area at the award-winning The Wright Venue nightclub in Airside Retail Park, Swords, Co Dublin.
Evening Herald (ie)
added Mar 18, 2015 12:29
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[Ireland] Reilly urges Government to sell tobacco shares

Dr Reilly wrote to Finance Minister Michael Noonan last month after being informed that the State has investments worth €10m in tobacco companies through the National Pension Reserve Fund (NPRF). The Dublin North TD and former Health Minister highlighte
Irish Independent (ie)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:19
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[Europe, Ireland] Report on hearings in relation to the General Scheme of the Public Health (Standardised Packaging of Tobacco) Bill (PDF)

The publication of the General Scheme presents an important opportunity for interested stakeholders to comment on the general principles and themes at an early stage in the Bill‟s development. In this case, the Joint Committee have formally invited writte
Office of the Houses of the Oireachtas (ie)
added Mar 9, 2015 11:11
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[Australia, Ireland] Japan Tobacco’s packaging objections look set for courts

‘Big Tobacco’ watches closely as plain packaging precedent may affect larger EU markets
Irish Times (ie)
added Feb 20, 2015 13:51
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[Ireland] Arthur Cox faces queries from client HSE over tobacco role

Legal firm Arthur Cox is facing questions from the Health Service Executive, one of its many public clients, over its involvement in threatened court action against the State over the plan to ban branded cigarette packaging.
Irish Times (ie)
added Feb 20, 2015 03:54
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[Ireland] Poorer people are still most likely to smoke

Smoking rates may be falling - but the figures mask the high number of people in lower incomes who are still puffing away. The Irish Cancer Society said that a special, targeted effort needs to be made in disadvantaged communities so that the health div
Irish Independent (ie)
added Feb 20, 2015 03:50
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[Ireland] E-cigarettes could face pub ban in Republic

As Scotland mulls similar prohibitions on the increasingly popular devices, two Irish senators, cancer specialist Professor John Crown and Averil Power, have introduced a bill in the Oireachtas (Irish parliament) to tighten regulations on e-cigarettes in
Belfast Telegraph (uk)
added Feb 2, 2015 11:42
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[Ireland] O'DOHERTY: Smokers have rights - but so do health workers

Because when you're benefiting from the State, in this case by the attendance of visiting health care workers, it's not unreasonable for them to expect you to put the fags away while they are doing their job.
Irish Independent (ie)
added Jan 16, 2015 15:05
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[Germany, Ireland] German lobby backs Irish anti-smoking plan

German health campaigners have written to Enda Kenny backing plans for plain packaging ... comes after German politicians and businesses previously claimed the plans would boost cigarette smuggling, reduce taxes and hurt the economy.
Irish Examiner (ie)
added Aug 29, 2014 11:29
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