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[Massachusetts] Worcester health official says new tobacco regs will block loopholes

will allow the city to keep pace with "other" tobacco products that slip through regulatory loopholes. The proposed amendments include a ban on flavored tobacco products in retail establishments in the city, with the exception of tobacco shop-style store
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Sep 18, 2014 18:33
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[New York] Huntington bans smoking on town beaches; sets housing hearing

The Huntington Town board has unanimously voted 5-0 to ban smoking at its eight town beaches. Previously, smoking was banned only at town playgrounds. The ban does not include the parking lots at the beaches.
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Sep 18, 2014 18:21
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[Michigan] Smoking ban recommended for Liberty Plaza and 76 other Ann Arbor parks

The city's Park Advisory Commission on Tuesday made a formal recommendation to the city administrator to designate 77 city parks as smoke-free.
Michigan Live
added Sep 18, 2014 15:22
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[UK] Lincoln council staff face ban on smoking breaks

Staff at City of Lincoln Council offices face a ban on smoking breaks during working hours, as well as extension of non-smoking areas to include council premises and surrounding areas.
The Lincolnite (uk)
added Sep 18, 2014 07:29
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[Michigan] Park commission wants to ban smoking at 77 Ann Arbor parks

The PAC looked at other cities with similar bans and consulted with a public health expert before sending their recommendation to Ann Arbor's city administrator, Steve Powers. He is the one who has the power to approve it.
WDIV-Ch. 4 (Detroit, MI)
added Sep 17, 2014 21:53
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[Louisiana] Abbeville Adopts Smoke-Free Air Ordinance

It forbids smoking in places like city parks, government buildings, government vehicles, and even forbids smoking inside private businesses. However, bars and bingo halls are exempt from the new ordinance.
KATC TV-3 (Lafayette, LA)
added Sep 17, 2014 17:55
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[Massachusetts] High times at Boston Freedom Rally despite park smoking ban

But on Sunday it seemed the ban had little to no effect on the smoke-friendly event, despite the threat of a $250 smoking fine. Patrol officers meandered peacefully through crowds emitting that unmistakable fragrance, and rallygoers made no attempt to hi
Metro International
added Sep 17, 2014 15:08
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[Korea - South] No-smoking policies still lacking consistency

The World Health Organization recommends banning smoking in all public indoor places, though the government has exempted cafes and restaurants with smoking booths and billiard halls from no-smoking regulations over fears of backlash.
Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Sep 17, 2014 13:41
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[Massachusetts] Worcester health official says new tobacco regs will block loopholes

Brindisi, director of the city Division of Public Health, said proposed amendments to the city's tobacco control ordinance will allow the city to keep pace with "other" tobacco products that slip through regulatory loopholes. The proposed amendments inc
Worcester (MA) Telegram & Gazette
added Sep 17, 2014 11:09
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[California] VIDEO: Council Votes to Regulate Sale of E-Cigarettes

The ordinance, proposed earlier this year by Councilmember Mark Kersey, suggested banning vaping or e-cigs in public places like parks, beaches, bars and restaurants. The ordinance also calls for businesses selling e-cigarettes to have a tobacco retailer
NBC San Diego 7/39
added Sep 17, 2014 06:40
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