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[Malaysia] LETTER: SMOKING: Let members of the public fine them

Why should the victims go through this kind of suffering when they are not the ones who buy the cigarettes and puff away in the streets?
New Straits Times (my)
added Jun 27, 2012 14:42
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[Ireland] LETTER: Ban on smoking at open-air events

I attended the fantastic Bruce Springsteen concerts at the RDS . . . On Wednesday my wife and I were positioned towards the front, wedged in tight next to a man who chain-smoked throughout the show and ignored our obvious discomfort and annoyance.
Irish Times (ie)
added Jul 20, 2012 11:10
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[Malta] LETTER: Smoking in restaurants

Although smoking in restaurants in Malta is prohibited, non-smokers dining in some open-air restaurants cannot enjoy their meal because smoking patrons selfishly light up.
Times of Malta (mt)
added Jul 8, 2012 12:44
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[Louisiana] Your Mail: Cigars are unhealthy, too

Yet, the public health protection this law provides from the deceitful tactics of the tobacco industry is now being threatened by a new effort in the U.S. House of Representatives to exempt many cigars from regulation. Cigars cause disease and death and,
Alexandria (LA) Town Talk
added Mar 24, 2013 17:07
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[Malaysia] LETTER: Stop those who smoke while driving

WE should ban smoking while driving. Apart from being a danger on the road, it also leads to littering.
The Star (my)
added Jun 20, 2012 08:22
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[Missouri] LETTER: Protect bystanders from e-cigarette vapors

Users claim e-cigarettes are perfectly safe, but I question their opinion when it applies to my health. Very peculiar odors come out of some of those fake cigarettes and I think it is time for regulation in order to protect bystanders.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Oct 3, 2013 04:30
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[New Jersey] LETTER: Beach smoking ban just a feel-good bill

I am not a cigarette smoker, but I do enjoy the occasional cigar, and the beach is one of my favorite places to relax. I try to make sure I am not bothering anyone with the smoke, and I always place my butt in with the rest of my trash (even though a cig
The Press of Atlantic City
added Mar 28, 2014 11:20
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[New York] LETTER: Despite ongoing controversy, e-cigarette serves as part of young adulthood

For these “health” organizations like the FDA, it was never too early to get a jump on that inevitable nanny legislation. They’re already setting out plans for marketing and product restrictions for the e-cig in the foreseeable future. Meanwhile, no defi
Daily Orange (Syracuse University)
added Sep 26, 2013 05:06
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Research letter: A cigar by any other name would taste as sweet

(FDA) banned cigarettes with ‘characterising flavours’ like candy, clove and fruit, with the exception of menthol. Importantly, these regulations do not currently apply to cigars, which remain a heavily flavoured market
Tobacco Control
added Oct 2, 2015 15:19
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Q&A: Can cigar smokers get life insurance?

Three-quarters of all cigar aficionados are only occasional smokers. Most life insurance companies define that as one per month, though a couple of carriers have liberalized their rules to allow up to four per month, and under those terms they rate your r
Fox Media
added Apr 2, 2014 07:46
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