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[North Carolina] Edith Lank: Worried About Transfer on Death

Do you think a lawsuit against secondhand smoke would be a success? .... I’m not a lawyer, so I’ll just send you my sympathy. Perhaps some readers will have advice. Beyond that, my only suggestion would be to sell
Greensboro (NC) News & Record
added Feb 19, 2017 21:31
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[Hawaii] LETTER: Tighten up secondhand smoke law

My condominium is in a complex that has two- and three- stacked units with common air handling vents in the bathrooms....The law needs to be amended to include multi-unit buildings with common air handling, regardless if they are publicly or privately own
West Hawaii Today
added Feb 19, 2017 16:14
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[North Dakota] LETTER: Agencies each have role in tobacco fight

contact your legislators and ask them to vote yes on Senate Bill 2024, allowing BreatheND to continue the work needed so today’s youth might be the first tobacco-free generation.
Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Feb 19, 2017 01:13
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[Oklahoma] Letter to the editor: Second-hand smokers need helping hand

Oklahoma has a poor rating in regard to overall health...Our governor, before her re-election, promised to address this issue during this term. To date, I am unaware of any accomplishment. She has given lip service to an attempt to raise the cigarette tax
Tulsa (OK) World
added Feb 18, 2017 21:53
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[Washington] Letter: Smoking bill would be costly

Washington voters already spoke loudly and clearly by passing the smoke-free law. Ask your representatives to vote “no” on Bill 1919 to prevent cancer, save lives and save money.
Vancouver (WA) Columbian
added Feb 17, 2017 21:17
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Ban has not stopped smoking in public places

Unfortunately, without more effective policing and enforcement, the Act that prohibits smoking in certain places is useless. Smokers continue to smoke in public toilets or corridors, and no one is doing anything about it. Non-smokers are exposed to secon
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 12, 2017 21:10
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[UK] Sunderland council ‘failing to fine smokers’

This council refuses to do anything about all of the people who smoke in Sunderland in interchange (all ages, both sexes) and in many bus shelters, including ones in Chester Road, Low Ford and Holmeside. When you tell some of the culprits that it is suppo
Sunderland Echo (uk)
added Feb 8, 2017 15:03
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] askST: Is smoking allowed inside and outside HDB flats?

I see neighbours smoking along corridors and at void decks, while some smoke next to the main door.... The short answer: Yes, smoking inside one's HDB apartment is allowed. But step outside the home with a lit cigarette and one may run afoul of the la
Straits Times (sg)
added Feb 3, 2017 13:30
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[New York] LETTER: In Your Face on Smoking

What could one 90-something geezer, born in Iowa, do to make this a better borough?...my standard line is: “Hey! I hear that you’re quitting smoking tomorrow!” Surprising responses: “Wish I could.” “No, not really.” “I’m trying.” “It’s hopeless.” “Since I
New York Times
added Feb 2, 2017 19:19
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[UK] LETTER: Tobacco Control Plan is needed to fight the power of big tobacco

The Institute of Health Promotion and Education endorses the urgent need for a new Tobacco Control Plan.1 Smoking is still the largest single preventable cause of ill health and death, and it causes extensive harm to individuals and society.2 Smoking is
British Medical Journal
added Jan 24, 2017 16:40
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