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[Washington] A surprise $250 smoking fee from my hotel -- but I don't smoke!

A: If La Quinta wanted to charge you a $250 cleaning fee, then it should have notified you of the problem after your stay and provided you with evidence of the damage. It did neither. Instead, it charged your card without so much as a courtesy call. Then
Chicago Tribune
added Aug 27, 2013 16:44
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[UK] LETTER: Where's common sense with e-cigs and tobacco?

I stock e-cigarettes and they are very popular. They are also a huge leap forward in moving people on to healthier alternatives. Restricting their availability would reduce the health benefits and needlessly impact the commercial interests of shopkeepers
The Grocer (uk)
added Aug 27, 2013 11:37
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[USA] LETTERS: Tobacco, Trade Agreements and Public Health

The United States government’s proposal on tobacco in the Trans-Pacific Partnership negotiations represents a step forward for public health in the international trade community. -- BILL CORR ... it already has a safe harbor in our trade agreements and u
New York Times
added Aug 26, 2013 23:50
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[Canada] Letter: Terrasse smoking is hardly our worst health problem

fruits and vegetables contaminated by pesticides, and experience health-threatening stress levels at work. And we’re spending our time coming up with laws to eliminate smoking on an outdoor terrasse?
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:45
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[USA] Letter: E-cigarettes not available in Canada

The tobacco lobbyists have ensured Canada is one of few places on earth where E-cigarettes are illegal. I ordered some from the States, but Customs seized and destroyed them. My family doctor (after an eight-year wait I finally have one) and cardiologis
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:43
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[Canada] Letter: 'Evil smokers' want to use terrasses too

he has to appreciate that we smokers also have opinions which count and we enjoy a meal, pitcher of sangria, and a smoke and are entitled to the same.
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:42
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[Canada] Letter: The onus is on smokers to be considerate

Outdoors, even 15 feet away (more if the breeze is right) that throat-grabbing unmistakable odour interferes with taste and breathing. As a habit that inherently disturbs others, smoking places the onus on users to smoke with understanding, sensitivity
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:41
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[Canada] Letter: Leave smokers alone

Supporters of the Nanny State should be careful what they wish for. “They” may be coming for you next!
Montreal Gazette (ca)
added Aug 26, 2013 15:41
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LETTER: DAUBE: Tobacco control has always challenged tobacco interests

As Proctor2 and many others have shown comprehensively, tobacco companies have consistently responded to research demonstrating the dangers of smoking by seeking to deny and undermine the evidence, and they have consistently opposed any action that might
The Lancet (uk)
added Aug 23, 2013 03:15
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[Michigan] Letter: Cigarettes cause pain for families

I think that in Kalamazoo we should stop selling cigarettes. My grandmother died of lung cancer. My grandfather of throat cancer. I never got to meet them. This is all caused by smoking.
Kalamazoo (MI) Gazette
added Aug 21, 2013 10:02
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