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[Florida] Attitudes toward outdoor smoking ban at Moffitt Cancer Center evaluated

Researchers at Moffitt Cancer Center who surveyed employees and patients about a ban on outdoor smoking at the cancer center found that 86 percent of non-smokers supported the ban, as did 20 percent of the employees who were smokers. Fifty-seven percent
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Aug 13, 2012 00:55
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[Hawaii] Tobacco ban at county parks goes up in smoke

COUNCIL REJECTS ORDINANCE, PASSES RESOLUTION WITHOUT ENFORCEMENT AUTHORITY
The Garden Island (Lihue, HI)
added Aug 9, 2012 16:57
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Whose rights and health deserve protection?

f you throw a party and it gets too loud, it doesn't matter that the noise is created in the privacy of your own home, you can be ordered to shut it down. And, let's face it, noise from a party is not likely to be as damaging to your neighbour's health as
The Record (Burnaby, BC) (ca)
added Aug 4, 2012 14:26
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[Japan] Smokers face increased restrictions in Tokyo

with designated spaces on the street among the few places where people can smoke. But these designated smoking spaces have been closing due to continual complaints to municipal governments.
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Jul 25, 2012 23:50
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[California] GB moves to ban smoking in city parks

Ordinance will apply to adjacent sidewalks
Santa Maria (CA) Times
added Jul 24, 2012 18:53
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[New York] Erie County asks park-goers to keep the smoke out of the park

Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein was joined by County Parks Commissioner Troy Schinzel, Erie County legislators and members of the Roswell Park Cancer Institute Anti-Tobacco Coalition to announce that Erie County parks and beaches will i
MetroWNY.com
added Jul 15, 2012 13:32
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[New Zealand] Smoking increases pollution - study

Smoking significantly raises the level of dangerous air pollution in city streets, according to new research that has reignited the debate about banning cigarettes in public places.
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Jul 12, 2012 07:25
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[Georgia] Committee sends smoking ban to Atlanta's City Council

A ban on smoking in Atlanta parks -- a wide-ranging prohibition that would cover playgrounds, athletic fields, aquatic areas, tennis courts, golf courses, walking trails and playgrounds -- came closer to reality on Tuesday.
Atlanta (GA) Journal-Constitution
added Jul 11, 2012 06:21
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[New Zealand] Smoking in streets can trigger lung cancer - study

A University of Otago study measured the quality of air in the city streets of Wellington over five weeks, specifically when smokers exhaled. "The study found actually the presence of smoking nearby increased the air pollution level by 70% in these fine
nzoom.com (TVNZ)
added Jul 9, 2012 09:33
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Smoke-Free North Dakota petition looks for signatures

The measure would amend law North Dakota law "to prohibit smoking, including the use of electronic smoking devices, in public places and most places of employment in this state, including certain outdoor areas."
 WDAY TV & Radio (Fargo, ND)
added Jun 25, 2012 12:55
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