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[Florida] LETTER: Ban smoking indoors and out

I am a permit-holder at Boca Raton's South Beach Park and find that when I am downwind of the occasional smoker who doesn't observe the smoke-free policy … Thus, your "occasional whiff" can be quite deadly. There is no place in modern society for public
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Dec 11, 2013 23:00
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LETTER: Smoking in Pakistan

There should be ban on advertising of tobacco. Government should make strict law for the sale of cigarette and also should ban on "Shisha". High tax rates on cigarettes also can reduce smoking.
Frontier Post (pk)
added Dec 11, 2013 22:38
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[California] LETTER: Safety first on e-cigarettes

instead of allowing their unrestricted use until research proves that they are harmful to non-users, their use should be restricted until research proves that they are not harmful to those who don't smoke.
Los Angeles Times
added Dec 10, 2013 15:21
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LETTER: Children must be protected from the tobacco industry’s marketing tactics

there is compelling evidence that children’s perceptions of cigarettes are influenced by branding.3 4 As health professionals working to prevent and treat lung disease caused by smoking, we welcome the government’s …
British Medical Journal
added Dec 10, 2013 12:34
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LETTER: BRODEUR: Asbestos and Cigarettes

Mr. Nocera makes light of a claimant’s assertion that she was subjected to asbestos exposure because she lived in a house with relatives who worked with asbestos, but numerous studies link household exposure (often called “bystander exposure”) with asbes
New York Times
added Dec 6, 2013 23:05
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[California] Letter: Smoke-free campus is better overall

Glendale Community College recently became a 100% smoke-free campus. ... Now the campus is much cleaner and the area has become more enjoyable and comfortable.
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Dec 4, 2013 07:18
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[Massachusetts] LETTER: Burden of city's newest smoking ban will fall mostly on the poor

Boston has one of the largest wealth disparities in the country. Banning smoking in its parks will, in effect, exile many of the poor. New York City mayor-elect Bill de Blasio decries New York being divided into two cities: one for the rich and the other
Boston (MA) Globe
added Dec 3, 2013 20:23
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[UK, Uruguay] LETTER: Smoking curbs ($$)

In 2005, Uruguay initiated a comprehensive set of measures to reduce tobacco smoking (report and leading article, Nov 28, letters, Nov 30). This involved price increases, reducing access to youngsters, restrictions in public places, and aiding cessation.
Times Of London (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 15:00
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[New Hampshire] LETTER: Let veterans set rules for smoking in their clubs

do not dictate it to the very people that gave you the rights you enjoy today. If not for them, you may only have to worry about learning Russian, Japanese or German or being in a labor camp for trying to enjoy your rights that many take for granted.
Portsmouth (NH) Herald
added Dec 2, 2013 13:21
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[Europe, UK] LETTER: E-cigarettes are helping smokers ($$)

Regulating e-cigarettes in this way would make it easier to market tobacco cigarettes than the much safer e-cigarettes. We urge the European parliament to resist this attempt to introduce medicines regulation by the back door.
Financial Times (uk)
added Dec 2, 2013 11:29
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