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[New Zealand] Your Issues

Tobacco tax has increased by more than 30% since April 2010. It's getting even higher. / Council by council, outdoor smoking bans are getting more and more repressive. / From 23 July 2012 on, smokers will no longer be able to see the choice of tobacc
My Opinion Counts (Philip Morris New Zealand)
added Jul 20, 2012 10:30
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[France] Paris Wants Smokers to Kick a Bad Habit: Tossing Butts in the Street

Now the city is quietly trying something new in hopes of easing the problem, attaching little ribbed resin disks to public waste bins where smokers can put out their cigarettes.
New York Times
added Jul 20, 2012 03:11
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[North Carolina] Huntersville outlaws smoking in parks; Mecklenburg considers similar ban

The move - which must be approved by park and recreation staff as well as county commissioners - could add Mecklenburg to a growing number of local governments in North Carolina that restrict or prohibit tobacco use in public parks.
NBC6  WCNC-TV (Charlotte, NC)
added Jul 18, 2012 03:24
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[New York] Smoking banned in Babylon town parks ($$)

Babylon's town board Tuesday banned smoking and tobacco use in town parks, playgrounds, beaches and ballfields. After a public hearing drew no speakers, board members unanimously approved the bill
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jul 18, 2012 03:21
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[Nebraska] EDITORIAL: Our view Mixed thoughts about tobacco-free parks resolution

As much as this resolution can make Fremont a healthier place to live, we can’t help but be a concerned about another intrusion into our private lives.
Fremont (NE) Tribune
added Jun 18, 2012 22:39
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[Nebraska] Fremont bans smoking in parks

AP - Associated Press
added Jun 14, 2012 20:02
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Ethiopian city bans smoking in public areas

The capital of Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region, Mekelle, has banned smoking in public areas, making it the first Ethiopian city to implement a tobacco control proclamation bill passed by parliament last year.
Sudan Tribune (fr)
added Jan 12, 2015 22:45
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[Massachusetts] Heated debate over proposed smoking bans in Cambridge

The proposed changes add new restrictions on smoking in public places, including parks and city-owned open space, hotel and inns and outdoor seating areas adjacent to bars and restaurants. The amendments also attempt to regulate nicotine delivery product
Wicked Local (MA)
added Nov 6, 2014 15:31
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[North Carolina] LONGEST: Secondhand smoke would be prevented by ban

the smoking ban is a good move. It respects the freedom of smokers to enjoy a cigarette in private while doing more to protect the right everyone has to a safer environment, cleaner air and a healthier life.
Daily Tar Heel (UNC)
added Sep 26, 2012 12:18
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[New York] Madison County officials consider smoking ban on all property owned or leased by the county

Madison County officials are considering banning the use of tobacco on property owned and leased by the county, including the entire government campus in Wampsville, where smoking is currently prohibited within 20 feet of county buildings, and portions of
Syracuse (NY) Post-Standard
added Aug 12, 2012 17:09
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