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[Asia, Israel] Teacher smoking rooms to close in 200 schools

Starting this fall, 200 schools will open without smoking rooms for the teachers, according to the Education Ministry, which announced the pilot project on Sunday. In addition, these schools are to offer smoking-cessation courses for those who want to ki
Jerusalem Post
added May 28, 2013 06:59
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[Israel] Ministers Ban Tobacco Ads in Newspapers and Internet

The Ministerial Committee on Legislation endorsed, Sunday, amendments to the laws on limiting advertising and marketing tobacco products, which will ban advertising them on the internet and in newspapers.
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added May 27, 2013 12:26
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[Israel] Health Ministry breaks own cigarette ban

After pushing Knesset amendment totally prohibiting cigarette smoking in gov't buildings, 'Post' finds butts littering ministry.
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 13, 2013 23:59
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[Israel] World first at Supreme Court: No smoking on stage

Justices rule tobacco smoke as "freedom of expression" on theater stages in Israel is superseded by right to health.
Jerusalem Post
added Dec 4, 2012 12:38
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[Israel] New laws put public places out of bounds for smokers

Strict new regulations nix lighting up at bus stops, train platforms and event venues
Times of Israel (is)
added Jul 11, 2012 10:45
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[Israel] Tax-free cigarette limit delayed

WHO’s Convention on Tobacco Control, which Israel ratified, calls for barring duty-free tobacco products at airports, seaports.
Jerusalem Post
added May 14, 2012 20:19
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[Israel] There’s a link between teen smoking and adult drinking

It’s actually the memory of smoking tobacco as a teen that alters the brain’s reaction to alcohol as an adult. And it doesn’t matter if there’s been a prolonged period of nicotine withdrawal; the research indicates that these nicotine “memories” still lea
ISRAEL21c
added Nov 30, 2017 06:36
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[Asia, Israel] ELEMENTARY SCHOOLERS WIN LAWSUIT OVER SMOKING SECURITY GUARD

Children at an elementary school in Tel Aviv received a civics lesson outside the classroom when they filed a class-action lawsuit against Avidar Security Services, whose guard at the school was constantly smoking. And they won the case.
Jerusalem Post
added Sep 8, 2017 15:15
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[Asia, Israel] MKS’ BILL: RAISE AGE TO 21 TO BUY CIGARETTES

The minimum age to purchase cigarettes in Israel would rise from 18 to 21, if a new bill sponsored by Knesset members from across the political spectrum passes into law. The bill was initiated by Dr. Marc Luria, a Cleveland native who chairs the Committ
Jerusalem Post
added Aug 2, 2017 15:04
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[Asia, Israel] LITZMAN REFUSED ALL MY INITIATIVES FOR SMOKING PREVENTION, SAYS CHAIRMAN OF NGO

A four-part investigation on Channel 2 that began Monday night and shows aides to Health Minister Ya’acov Litzman taking cash in exchange for meetings between him and a fictional importer of electronic cigarettes have elicited an angry denial from Litzma
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 10, 2017 22:43
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