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[Wisconsin] LETTER: Bev Jambois: Smoking-related fires cause for concern

In the wake of National Fire Prevention Week, it’s important that we take a moment to address smoking-related fires . . . From 2005-2011 in Madison, there were a total of five deaths and 16 injuries as a result of smoking related fires, causing over $4.
(Madison, WI) Capital Times
added Oct 19, 2012 03:19

[Florida] Letter: We need to stop people from smoking on the beach

Smoking on the beaches is really getting bad! You go to the beach and put your chair down, and boy, you are surrounded by butts (not the kind you like to look at). I spoke with the beach director, who said that a sign was going up … which it did behind a
added Oct 13, 2012 16:29

[UK] LETTER: Banishment is right option for smokers

the indoor electro guy is visibly discolouring the pure air with occasional unsightly vapours of goodness knows what. If pub management want to support a smoker in his attempts to quit then banishment outdoors is the right encouragement. Obviously nicot
Burton Mail (uk)
added Sep 24, 2012 17:21

[Missouri] LETTER: Smoking ban hurts business owners

I live in St. Charles County, close to O'Fallon. I have witnessed the closing of five bar and grills in O'Fallon within the past year, since their smoking ban went into effect.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Sep 20, 2012 09:14

[UK] LETTER: In my opinion: Persecution of the smoking football fan beyond a joke

Last week I decided I was ready to go Home Park again. Everything was going quite well until half-time when, being a smoker, I needed a cigarette. I left the Mayflower Stand and made my way out into the open air behind the stand. I lit a ciggie. Soon aft
This is Cornwall (Cornish Guardian) (uk)
added Sep 6, 2012 06:44

[Canada] LETTER: Lack no-smoking enforcement angers parents

The second-hand smoke from this smoker affected a player to the point where an inhaler had to be used.
Peterborough This Week (ca)
added Aug 24, 2012 04:53

[New Jersey] Letter: We're subsidizing senior citizens to smoke

Essentially, the state and federal governments are subsidizing the purchase of cigarettes. Then the taxpayers are subsidizing the rents and medical care . . . We are the ones who require frequent medical treatment and hospitalizations, and are more like
Gloucester County (NJ) Times
added Aug 5, 2012 13:16

[Uganda] LETTER: Tobacco Control Bill good for the farmers

The tobacco industry is using farmers as an excuse to oppose the Tobacco Control Bill. The Bill does not prohibit the growing of tobacco but aims at pressing a duty on government to come up with a policy to provide tobacco farmers with alternative crops
Daily Monitor (ug)
added Jul 31, 2012 13:01

[South Africa] LETTER: Smoking ban justified

The levels of second-hand smoke in crowded outdoor areas (such as sports stadiums and restaurant patios) can be as high as in some indoor areas and even brief exposures can provoke a bout of asthma in susceptible people.
Business Day (za)
added Jul 19, 2012 07:14

[Nevada] LETTER: Smoke-Free Mesquite - Letter to Editor

I came out of the Casino today smelling like cigarette smoke and I don't smoke. . . . My husband and I made a vow to no longer frequent the casino
Mesquite (NV) Citizen Journal
added Jul 5, 2012 16:23
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