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[New Zealand] Smoking breaches down as prisoners get message

Corrections staff say safety is also improved because prisoners no longer have access to lighter and matches.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 5, 2012 14:50
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[New Zealand] Tobacco battle lights up

Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace is defending "good employer" Imperial Tobacco, as he prepares to officially open its $45 million factory upgrade.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Aug 4, 2012 23:16
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[New Zealand] VIDEO: Continuing the crackdown on tobacco (4:17)

Associate Health Minister Tariana Turia tell Breakfast why removing tobacco displays is a good move.
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jul 27, 2012 20:22
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[New Zealand] Invalid denies smoking inside

A 60-year-old invalid on ACC is being kicked out of his Invercargill home for something he says he did not do. Murray Amos, who is dependent on home help and cannot walk without support, has been told to leave his Isabella St house by property managers
Southland Times (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:35
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[New Zealand] Tau Henare: Smokers the 'new lepers'

National MP Tau Henare is smoking again and has suggested it is OK for pregnant women to do the same.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 25, 2012 16:37
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[New Zealand] Plain-packaged tobacco no sure thing

The Government is not committing to plain packaging of tobacco products, despite health officials saying it would help with anti-smoking plans.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 23, 2012 10:17
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[New Zealand] Cigarette butt littering in city streets: a new methodology for studying and results

One solution is stronger enforcement of littering laws. Nevertheless, in a society with a national smokefree goal (by year 2025 for New Zealand), it would probably be more logical and cost effective to move to smokefree policies for major city streets,
Tobacco Control
added Jul 21, 2012 12:07
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[New Zealand] Tobacco giant's campaign labelled 'disturbing'

Anti-smoking campaigner Marewa Glover says the company's latest move is just another tactic. "This is advertising," she told TV ONE's Close Up. "They need to find new avenues to get their product before the public and getting prime time television is v
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:37
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[New Zealand] Philip Morris combats anti-smoking plans

Cigarette giant Philip Morris has kicked off an aggressive backlash against Government moves aimed at getting smokers to quit. The company is calling on its consumers to help it oppose new laws and continual price increases.
TV3 (nz)
added Jul 20, 2012 03:32
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[New Zealand] Website for smokers' views launched

Smokers feeling marginalised and alienated can voice their opinions on a new website launched by tobacco company Philip Morris . . . Cards will be handed out promoting the website to smokers with their purchases from tomorrow.
Independent Newspapers Ltd. / STUFF (nz)
added Jul 19, 2012 13:53
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