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[UK] Ban smoking in public parks and squares to stop young people taking up the habit, health officials urge

Health officials said banning smoking in these areas would improve health / They said limiting exposure to smoking will de-normalise the activity / Teenagers, who are most likely to start smoking, won't see it as desirable
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 27, 2015 16:15

Association of Campus Tobacco Policies With Secondhand Smoke Exposure, Intention to Smoke on Campus, and Attitudes About Outdoor Smoking Restrictions (PDF) [FREE FULL TEXT]

Campus tobacco policies are working in California, with high compliance, less secondhand smoke exposure, and lower intentions to smoke on campus. With each successively stronger tobacco policy, fewer students report exposure to secondhand smoke and havin
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Feb 27, 2015 13:51

[Florida] Parents want Volusia schools to crack down on smoking on campuses

Some Volusia County parents are accusing other parents of breaking the no-smoking rules at schools and exposing their children to secondhand smoke!. Channel 9's Blaine Tolison found a Facebook page with nearly 100 parents debating whether they should be
WFTV-Ch. 9 (Orlando, FL)
added Feb 26, 2015 17:21
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[Australia, UK] Experts debate smoking ban in outdoor public spaces

Writing in the British Medical Journal, former Labour Health Minister Lord Darzi and others argue it would encourage people to make healthier lifestyle choices...Prof Simon Chapman of the University of Sydney called the idea "paternalistic".
BBC Online
added Feb 26, 2015 08:48

[Australia] Is a smoking ban in UK parks and outdoor spaces a good idea?

Ara Darzi and Oliver P Keown want a ban to help smokers quit and to protect children from seeing people lighting up. But, argues Simon Chapman, there is no scientific justification for such a draconian attack on basic freedoms
British Medical Journal
added Feb 26, 2015 08:44

Bill would ban players, fans from using smokeless tobacco at Major League Baseball games in California

New legislation has been introduced that would ban fans and players from using smokeless tobacco at Major League Baseball games in California.
added Feb 25, 2015 09:50

[Connecticut] Bill proposed to ban smoking on train platforms

"No Smoking" signs are displayed on New Haven Line stations and platforms even though it is not against state law to smoke on an outdoor platform. James Redeker, commissioner of the state Department of Transportation, said his department installed the s
Connecticut Post
added Feb 23, 2015 21:44

[California] Oceanside moves forward with smoking ordinance

Oceanside joined fellow North County coastal cities, and gave its city attorney direction to draft an outdoor dining smoking ban on Feb. 18. Proposed restrictions will not allow restaurant or bar patrons to light up a smoke on an outdoor patio. The goal
Coast News (Encinitas, CA)
added Feb 23, 2015 13:32

[UK] No smoking in Nottingham's Old Market Square?

SMOKERS could be asked not to light up in Nottingham's Old Market Square if enough people get behind the idea. It would follow similar proposals for the city's hospitals, as well as rules prohibiting smoking in playgrounds in Nottingham. Bristol was th
Nottingham Post (uk)
added Feb 23, 2015 13:16

[Asia, Israel, UK] Tel Aviv court upholds fine against trendy café that failed to prevent outdoor smoking

In a precedent-setting ruling, the Tel Aviv District Court last week rejected an appeal by a trendy Tel Aviv cafe regularly frequented by celebrities of a lower court ruling in which the establishment was fined for failing to prevent smoking by customers
Jerusalem Post
added Feb 22, 2015 14:42
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