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[Canada] Preparing for pot: Residents, government ministers react to cannabis legalization

On the eve of weed legalization, Postmedia hit the streets to get Edmontonians’ take on a legal toke. During the lunch rush in the downtown core Tuesday afternoon, many residents said they are interested... He said he is concerned about secondhand smoke
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Oct 17, 2018 01:56
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Snuff out smoking in parks

Green spaces and outdoor recreational opportunities are key for healthy, livable communities. And these should be smoke-free environments. Bowling Green City Council should approve the smoking ban proposal and other communities that still allow smoking
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Oct 16, 2018 20:47
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[Canada] Halifax aims for 30 smoking zones by end of week

Municipality says it is having trouble finding appropriate areas in downtown core
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:31
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[Canada] Halifax councillor apologizes after smokers left frustrated over lack of designated smoking areas

The bylaw prohibits smoking on municipal property unless marked as a designated area. But as Alicia Draus reports, there are only nine designated areas and none on the peninsula.
Global News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:17
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[Canada] Ashtrays being redistributed to align with Edmonton's 10-metre no-smoking zone

A number of ashtrays will soon be gone along busy Edmonton strips like Whyte Avenue and Jasper Avenue to comply with the new no-smoking-in-public-places bylaw. There will still be some designated smoking zones in those areas — beyond the 10-metre buffer
Global News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:05
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[California] County Board Of Supervisors Looks To Close Smoke-Ordinance Loopholes

The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors is planning to vote on a motion that would create smoke-free zones at all county-owned properties, such as beaches and parks, as well as all outdoor dining areas for restaurants and bars.
KHTS Hometown Station AM 1220 (Canyon Country, CA)
added Oct 15, 2018 22:53
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[Ohio] Springfield, Lakemore public facilities have gone smoke-free

SPRINGFIELD TWP. In an effort to help protect children living or visiting the village of Lakemore and Springfield Township, both communities passed legislation, making parks and sporting facilities smoke-free zones.
The Suburbanite
added Oct 14, 2018 15:24
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Ministry: Eateries nationwide to be smoke-free from next year

Smoking in all restaurants, coffee shops and hawker centres nationwide will be banned starting next year, even in open-air eateries... “No doubt smokers will say they have the right to smoke, but non-smokers also have the right to enjoy their food without
The Star (my)
added Oct 12, 2018 14:45
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[Canada] Montreal says cannabis can be smoked wherever cigarettes are allowed

Montreal had originally said it would allow cannabis consumption in parks where tobacco smoking is permitted, but the new provincial government has other plans.
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 12, 2018 21:33
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[Alabama] EDITORIAL: 3 hits, 1 possible miss

Sheffield City Council members voted 4-2 on Oct. 1 to adopt a new comprehensive non-smoking policy....plans of the Smoke Free Shoals organization to approach officials in Florence, Muscle Shoals and Tuscumbia...Initial feedback would seem to indicate the
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Oct 10, 2018 02:41
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