Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 8,361 headlines found
May 6, 2012 Dunkirk (NY) Observer
added May 6, 2012 19:21
[New York] Smokers can light up once again at state parks in the city after officials halted a ban following an objection from a pro-smoking group
Further review of the policy is needed amid the objection, and a lawsuit is likely
May 29, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added May 30, 2012 02:02
Re: "VIHA: Ban smoking on beaches, in parks," July 12. As there is no science to back such a ban, this proposed action must simply be viewed for what it is - a mean-spirited attack on a portion of the population, denying them full use of public spaces.
Jul 14, 2012 Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Jul 14, 2012 14:24
The government will issue regulations this week to tighten the noose on smokers, Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi said.
Mar 19, 2013 Health 24 (za)
added Mar 19, 2013 13:09
[California] Anti-smoking advocate claims Glendale City Council members pressured hospital to fire him
A longtime anti-smoking advocate has filed a multimillion-dollar wrongful termination lawsuit against Glendale Adventist Medical Center, as well as three City Council members who he alleges used their political influence to get him fired. Steven Gallegos
Jan 3, 2013 Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Jan 3, 2013 11:01
A recent study in Environmental Health Perspectives found that nonsmokers who visited outdoor restaurants and bars where smoking was allowed had elevated levels of tobacco-related chemicals in the body compared with people at a smoke-free control site.
Aug 14, 2012 The Wall Street Journal Interactive Edition
added Aug 14, 2012 07:42
China's cigarette smokers sucked down 40% of the world's supply last year, a phlegmy 5% more than in 2006. The Chinese government plans to fight this trend with upcoming legislation that would outlaw smoking in most public places throughout mainland Chin
Dec 24, 2012 Shanghaiist (blog)
added Dec 24, 2012 17:44
If you don’t want to inhale, I say stand upwind and stop hectoring those who do . . . Bylaws aren’t the answer, but harm reduction just may be.
Jul 4, 2012 National Post blogs (ca)
added Jul 4, 2012 16:59
May 11, 2012 Shore News Today
added May 19, 2012 20:24
May 12, 2012 Albany (NY) Times-Union
added May 13, 2012 23:30