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[Canada] LETTER: Non-smokers deserve to breathe fresh air at home

I would like to discuss second-hand smoke in strata condominiums and non-market apartment balconies in communities across B.C., an issue that is often overlooked. Many non-smoking individuals, including families with children, the elderly and people of a
Delta Optiist (ca)
added Aug 17, 2017 15:49
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[UK] Ban on smoking in all 91 of Hull's playgrounds comes into force tomorrow

All 91 Hull City Council-run parks and play areas are covered under the ban, in a move agreed by senior councillors four months ago. Hull currently has the highest numbers of adult smokers in England. Around 63,000 people in the city smoke and 40 peop
Hull Daily Mail / This is Hull and East Riding (uk)
added Aug 17, 2017 05:14
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[New Zealand] Taranaki farmers stub out smoking

Some Taranaki farmers have prohibited smoking on their farms - citing cuts in productivity and health risks caused by second-hand smoke. Signs have been erected and contractors notified, with more farmers taking smoking into consideration when putting t
New Zealand Herald (nz)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:38
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[New Hampshire] Manchester aldermen OK six-month smoking ban in city parks

Mayor Ted Gatsas proposed the six-month ban after several aldermen questioned whether the proposed ordinance is too broad, for example, forbidding someone to light up a cigar on the Derryfield Country Club golf course. “There are going to be people see
Manchester (NH) Union-Leader
added Aug 16, 2017 15:31
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[Texas] City decides where you can smoke

SAN BENITO — Smokers won’t be allowed to light up in the city’s bars and pool halls — but they won’t be far away. Last night, city commissioners approved an ordinance restricting cigarette smoking in buildings such as businesses and restaurants. Mayor Be
Valley Morning Star (Harlingen, TX)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:31
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[New Hampshire] Manchester's Downtown Parks Will Now Be Smoke Free

Late Tuesday night the city’s aldermen OK’d the proposal, which will be a pilot program lasting six months. The parks include Victory, Veteran’s, Pulaski and Bronstein as well as Stanton Plaza. This policy change came about after law enforcement told ci
New Hampshire Public Radio (NHPR)
added Aug 16, 2017 15:29
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[New Hampshire] Manchester passes smoking ban in some city parks

Manchester's aldermen passed a temporary ban on smoking in some of the city's parks Tuesday night. The ban, which passed easily with only one vote against it, is a modified version of the original proposal.
WMUR-TV Ch. 9 (Manchester, NH)
added Aug 17, 2017 16:07
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[Maryland] Salisbury considers smoking ban at parks, public places

A proposal to ban smoking and vaping at Salisbury’s parks, playgrounds and other public spaces has the support of Francesca Canale and Robert Ray, who brought their two toddlers to play at Ben’s Red Swings.
DelmarvaNow.com
added Aug 15, 2017 17:16
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[Australia] Ringwood East girl Molly, 8, starts push to get smoking banned from dog parks

A RINGWOOD East girl wants smokers banned from dog parks, fearing for the safety of her beloved pet pooch. Molly Shaw, 8, wrote a letter to the Leader worried about the impact smokers were having on dogs at her neighbourhood park. “I think smoking shou
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Aug 15, 2017 17:09
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[Texas] Robinson: Council toughens smoking ordinance

Councilmembers in Robinson at a recent meeting toughened the city's ban on smoking at certain venues, including some outdoors....The new ordinance bans smoking in restaurants and bars and all buildings owned by the city, plus it expands the ban outside to
KWTX-TV News 10 KWTX-DT Channel 53 (Waco, Texas)
added Aug 15, 2017 17:09
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