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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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[New Zealand] Smoking could be banned in public Auckland areas

Smoking could be banned across much of Auckland including town centres, pedestrian malls and at council-run events if a strict smoke-free policy is adopted by the Auckland Council.
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jun 16, 2012 16:43
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[New Zealand] Attitudes of Business People to Proposed Smokefree Shopping Streets

the likely business impact of a smokefree streets policy was not a concern for the large majority of these business people, so this may not be a significant barrier to policy development. This type of study can contribute to the process for developing smo
Nicotine and Tobacco Research
added Jun 12, 2012 10:37
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[New Zealand] VIDEO: Q+A: Tariana Turia wants smoking outlawed

Maori Party co-leader Tariana Turia says if she had her way there would be a complete ban on smoking.
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jun 11, 2012 15:29
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[New Zealand] Smoking in cars ban may not work: Turia

Ms Turia has asked the Ministry of Health to look at the options around banning smoking in cars, but she says it might be too difficult to police.
TV3 (nz)
added May 31, 2012 11:32
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