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[Australia] WILLIAMS: Ban on smoking lighting the way

IN what's believed to be the first for a Queensland Surf Life Saving Club, Mooloolaba will ban smoking before the year's out. ... We ran a poll on the Daily's website asking if all surf clubs should follow suit and the majority, 62%, said yes.
Sunshine Coast Daily (au)
added Oct 28, 2013 03:17
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State judge knocks down smoking ban in New York parks

ruled in favor of the group, known as NYC CLASH, saying the state agency needed to receive approval from lawmakers for the ban. While he noted the Legislature had previously passed a ban on indoor smoking, bills banning smoking in parks have stalled in co
New York Journal News
added Oct 11, 2013 18:50
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Japanese fashion model proposes violent punishment for people who smoke while walking

Popular model Nanao has had enough of this, and recently aired her frustrations on her official blog. “If I run into a guy who’s smoking while walking, I make sure to shoot him a cold glare,” says the native of Saitama Prefecture. “Do these jerks think
RocketNews24 (Socio Corporation) (jp)
added Sep 26, 2013 05:10
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[New York] Kingston kicks butts: Smoking no longer allowed under Pike Plan canopies

city lawmakers and Mayor Shayne Gallo put into effect a law banning smoking beneath the Uptown Kingston sidewalk canopies known as the Pike Plan. Now, the city and the Ulster County Tobacco Free Coalition have paired to purchase signs and decals
Kingston (NY) Daily Freeman
added Sep 16, 2013 11:39
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[Canada] Peel Outdoor Smoking By-law

The Region of Peel’s Outdoor Smoking By-law, effective September 2, 2013, makes it against the law to smoke outdoors within nine metres (30 feet) of: entrances and exits of municipal buildings playground areas
Region of Peel (ca)
added Sep 2, 2013 17:16
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[Nebraska] La Vista bans smoking in its city parks

The La Vista City Council has banned tobacco products three of its city parks: City Park, La Vista Sports Complex and Kelly McMahon Park. Any form of tobacco will be prohibited.
Omaha (NE) World Herald
added Jul 27, 2012 14:13
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[New Jersey] U. to review smoking policy amid national changes, community complaints

“Rights, Rules, Responsibilities” delineates the University’s current smoking policy, saying that smoking is prohibited in all indoor workplaces and places of public access by law and by University policy. The document adds a variety of examples of loca
Daily Princetonian
added Nov 25, 2014 10:08
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Oklahoma town bans electronic cigarettes on public property beginning Nov. 20

The amendment to the city of Ada's tobacco ordinance forbids electronic cigarettes on all indoor and outdoor areas owned or operated by the city.
The Oklahoman
added Oct 30, 2013 00:47
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[Oregon] Cottage Grove, Ore. Bans Tobacco in Parks

city council unanimously approved a ban on the use of all forms of tobacco and electronic cigarettes in city parks beginning on Dec. 9. The ban will also apply to sidewalks, parking areas, buildings and structures that are part of the city’s parks and re
HalfWheel
added Nov 11, 2015 20:43
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[Texas] EDITORIAL: A new smoking ban won’t solve these problems

Protecting the nonsmoking public from secondhand tobacco smoke, a stellar motive, isn't the motive. The desired outcome is to deter loitering outside City Hall by people who aren't there to conduct City Hall-related business.
Corpus Christi (TX) Caller-Times
added Sep 22, 2015 11:14
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