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[Hawaii] Maui County smoking ban moves to mayor

The Maui county council voted to pass a bill prohibiting tobacco use in county parks, beaches and facilities. “I was ecstatic it passed with my colleagues’ support. We are looking at a bill that will protect our environment as well as secure the health
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Apr 23, 2014 09:09
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[Hawaii] Maui County Council approves tobacco ban bill

A bill to ban tobacco use at Maui's county parks and beaches passed its second and final reading Tuesday in the Maui County Council. Bill 24 gained approval with an 8-0 vote on Earth Day after the lawmakers received more than 400 letters of testimony si
KITV Ch. 4 (Honolulu, HI)
added Apr 23, 2014 09:08
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Colorado Rockies Put Up Signs Prohibiting Marijuana in Smoking Areas

Judging by the new signs placed around designated smoking areas at Coors Field, the Rockies aren't welcoming legalized marijuana with open arms into their facilities.
Bleacher Report (blog)
added Apr 23, 2014 08:56
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[Colorado] New sign at Coors field

SMOKING AREA / MARIJUANA PROHIBITED
Deadspin
added Apr 23, 2014 08:56
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[Colorado] New sign at Coors field

SMOKING AREA / MARIJUANA PROHIBITED
Deadspin
added Apr 23, 2014 08:56
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[Michigan] City Council ordinance bans smoking in public areas

The Ann Arbor City Council passed the long-debated smoking ordinance Monday night by a vote of 9-2 with only Councilmembers Jane Lumm (I–Ward 2) and Jack Eaton (D–Ward 4) voting against the ordinance. The ordinance now makes smoking near bus stops and w
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Apr 23, 2014 08:50
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[Michigan] City Council ordinance bans smoking in public areas

The Ann Arbor City Council passed the long-debated smoking ordinance Monday night by a vote of 9-2 with only Councilmembers Jane Lumm (I–Ward 2) and Jack Eaton (D–Ward 4) voting against the ordinance. The ordinance now makes smoking near bus stops and wi
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Apr 22, 2014 11:44
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[Canada] As Victoria public smoking ban looms, sympathetic city councillors suggest creating a spot where smokers can ‘kill themselves in peace’

Under a suite of amendments to the region’s 14-year-old Clean Air Bylaw, smoking is set to be banned in Victoria’s public squares, playgrounds, sports fields, parks and on any patch of sidewalk within seven metres of a window, door or air intake. Victor
National Post (ca)
added Apr 21, 2014 21:30
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[New York] NYC Parks Smoking Ban Barely Enforced

Gotham Gazette's FOIL request for data on the enforcement of the ban against smoking in parks shows that since it went into effect in 2011, only 440 tickets have been issued. Ninety percent (or 397) were issued in Manhattan, 17 in Brooklyn, 15 in Staten I
The Gothamist [Blog]
added Apr 21, 2014 17:50
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[Massachusetts] Boston Common 4/20 vape-out will protest public smoking ban

This year, Cann and community have banded together to demand a repeal of the fine for smoking in public. “This is a young persons issue,” says Cann. “This is a class issue. This is a race issue.” It’s not just about cannabis this year, he says, it’s abou
BDCWire (Boston Globe)
added Apr 18, 2014 20:56
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