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[UK, New York] KEENAN: APOV: Tobacco in the Olympics! Who would have guessed?

On April 25, tobacco manufacturing giant Lorillard Co. announced that it had purchased electronic cigarette company Blu Cigs. Prior to the start of the Olympics over 5 million “e-cigs” were sent to London for the Games.
Batavia (NY) Daily News
added Aug 16, 2012 13:07
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[Illinois] Cars & Cigars benefits Special Olympics

Cars & Cigars, a car show sponsored by the Kildeer Police Department and Neumann's Cigars & More to benefit Special Olympics, will be from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 10, at Neumann's Cigars & More, 445 Robert Parker Coffin Road, Long Grove.
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Jul 8, 2016 12:37
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[Japan] Tokyo Governor Takes on Big Tobacco to Push Smoke-Free Olympics

Tokyo earned $1 million from an official Olympics-branded cigarette the last time it hosted the competition. Half a century on, Governor Yoichi Masuzoe is looking to restrict smoking before the 2020 Summer Games.
Bloomberg News
added Aug 22, 2014 06:48
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[Asia-pacific] Politician pushing to double price of cigarettes in Japan by start of 2020 Olympics

With Japanese public opinion also gradually becoming more critical of second-hand smoke, some legislators are arguing that now is as good a time as any to begin transitioning to stricter regulations and anti-smoking measures. The Ministry of Health, Labo
Japan Today
added Oct 29, 2016 14:55
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[Utah] Olympic Officials Defend Sponsor

AP - Associated Press
added Mar 8, 2001 00:00
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[China] 北京无烟奥运工作受关注 得到世界友人高度赞扬

中国政府网, China Government Website
added Aug 21, 2008 00:00
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Net Campaign Bags on Tobacco

Ad Week
added Sep 25, 2000 00:00
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Koike sets sights on smoking ban ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is contemplating a ban on smoking indoors at restaurants and public facilities in the capital to eliminate the risk of passive smoking and because of inaction on the issue by the central government. Koike said the anti-smokin
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added May 11, 2017 19:11
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[Utah] Organizers hope to keep smoke out of your eyes

SLOC just following the lead of past Games
Ogden (UT) Standard-Examiner
added Mar 9, 2001 00:00
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[Utah] KIMBALL: Winter is going to be one big drag

Irish Times (ie)
added Nov 2, 2000 00:00
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