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[Asia] Widow loses legal battle against Israeli cigarette company

A woman whose husband died of lung cancer is appealing to the Supreme Court after she was ordered to pay hundreds of thousands of shekels in court costs imposed to the Dubek tobacco company. Tel Aviv District Court rejected her lawsuit against Dubek, w
Ha'aretz Newspaper/Magazine
added Dec 9, 2013 20:07
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[Israel] Cigarette duty-free allowance halved

From April, only one packet of duty-free cigarettes will be allowed.
Globes/Israel's Business Arena
added Feb 14, 2013 21:33
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[Asia, Israel] 'The Chief of Staff wants a smoke-free army'

When the current contract expires at the end of the year, cigarettes will no longer be sold at Shekem (the IDF canteen chain). It is expected that soon afterward they will no longer be sold at training bases or any IDF base. During the discussion, the u
Arutz Sheva (IsraelNationalNews.com)
added Jul 12, 2017 09:30
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[Asia] BREAKING WITH WESTERN WORLD, ISRAELIS SMOKE MORE IN 2016 THAN EVER BEFORE

The smoking rate among Israelis over the age of 21 has risen for the first time in 29 years to 22.5%, an increase of 12.5%.... 31.1% of men and 15.8% of women use tobacco. An estimated 1.2 million Israelis smoke.
Jerusalem Post
added Jun 1, 2017 22:19
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[Asia, Israel] HEALTH SCAN: MOVIES AND SMOKING-RELATING IMAGERY

James Bond himself no longer smokes, but he is still exposed to second-hand smoke...while there have been some “favorable downward smoking-related trends in this movie series, the persisting smoking content remains problematic from a public health perspec
Jerusalem Post
added Mar 5, 2017 01:38
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[Maryland] GOLDMAN: I Wrote to Carlos the Jackal, and an Israeli’s Assassination Case Was Revived

I sent a copy to a man who might have known something about the murder: Ilich Ramírez Sánchez...Carlos the Jackal....Last month, the F.B.I. revealed that it had reopened its investigation into the killing of Colonel Alon. Why? An F.B.I. agent based in Pa
New York Times
added Jan 9, 2017 01:17
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[Asia, Mid-east] Israel Railways Fined NIS 6 Million Over Platform Smoking

Smoking on Israel Railways trains is illegal – and, based on a 2012 law on smoking in public places, so is smoking on train platforms. But Israel Railways failed to enforce that law for years, leading to a class-action lawsuit that cost the railroad NIS 6
Hamodia - The Daily Newspaper for Torah Jewry
added Sep 25, 2016 13:40
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[Asia] Study: 245000 Israeli smokers can be saved if Israel abides by WHO accord

Many of the estimated 550,000 to 710,000 Israeli smokers who will die prematurely from smoking could be saved if the government fully carries out the [FCTC] that Israel ratified in August 2005, according to a new study just published in the Israel Journa
Jerusalem Post
added Sep 18, 2016 23:17
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[Israel] SIEGEL: Ban Smoking in Hospitals? What a Novel Idea!

To Western-born Israelis, a ban on smoking in hospitals, doctors offices and health clinics might seem like a fairly obvious law. Incredibly, Israeli law currently permits smoking in open-air sections of hospitals and health clinics. Smoking is also allo
The Jewish Press
added Jun 2, 2014 13:58
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[Israel] Activists protest 'hidden cigarette ads' on TV show

The Israel Cancer Association and smoking prevention lawyer Amos Hausner have asked the High Court of Justice to bar smoking both inside and outside the villa in Neveh Ilan where the Big Brother reality show will begin filming its fifth season in a few m
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 16, 2013 05:37
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