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[Switzerland] Ticino tightens the screws on smokers

The southern canton of Ticino on Thursday becomes the first in Switzerland to totally outlaw smoking in public places. Several other cantons are considering whether to follow suit, while a nationwide ban has also been mooted. Last March citizens in Tic
swissinfo (Swiss Radio International) (ch)
added May 1, 2018 04:41
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[Kentucky] City commission authorizes stronger smoking ordinance w/Photo

City commission authorizes stronger smoking ordinance
Paducah (KY) Sun
added Apr 12, 2018 03:24
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BLACK: California and Colorado Are Getting Weed Cafes. Why Can't Washington? Because of Republicans.

A statewide indoor smoking ban prevents any kind of smoking inside buildings. A separate state law makes it illegal to smoke weed anywhere in public. So where do you go? If you have walked around Seattle recently, you have already smelled the answer: Yo
The Stranger (Seattle, WA)
added Apr 12, 2018 00:02
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[Kentucky] Smoking, vaping banned in Paducah public spaces

the Paducah City Commission voted 4-1 to amend the city’s smoking ordinance. The amendments ban smoking and vaping at city owned parks, sports arenas, playgrounds and trails. It says you’ll need to be at least 15 feet from those spaces to freely smoke.
WPSDTV News Channel 6 (Paducah, KY)
added Apr 11, 2018 13:41
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[Indiana] Zionsville bans tobacco, e-cigarettes, vaping in public parks

Town Council voted Monday to ban tobacco, e-cigarettes, and vaping in parks and places of employment. The town's smoking ordinance had already included cigarettes, pipes, and cigars. The ban includes all places of employment (such as restaurants), publi
WRTV-Ch. 6 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Apr 10, 2018 20:42
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[Kansas] City sets up tobacco-free zones in parks

The City of Ottawa stopped short of banning tobacco in city parks. But city commissioners sent a strong message to smokers to be considerate of areas where children are at play before taking that next drag. The commission voted 5-0 to approve a resoluti
Ottawa (KS) Herald
added Apr 7, 2018 20:49
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[Ohio] Erie MetroParks has no plans to prohibit smoking

While Sandusky officials consider a citywide smoking ban within all green spaces they maintain, the area’s predominant public parks provider won’t consider reversing its stance anytime soon. Erie MetroParks officials follow state smoking guidelines. In a
Sandusky (OH) Register
added Apr 7, 2018 16:51
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[Ohio] No more butts at Barberton’s Lake Anna? Proposal would fine smokers in city parks

On Monday, the City Council will consider legislation that would impose fines of up to $500 for folks caught lighting up at Lake Anna, the Barberton Community Sports Complex and any of the other 14 parks around town. Barberton’s parks commission has lon
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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[Arkansas] Smoking banned in Fayetteville parks, trails starting Friday

City leaders are reminding everyone smoking and tobacco use are not allowed in any park or on any trail in the city starting Friday. The ban includes cigarettes, pipes, cigars, smokeless products such as chewing tobacco, snuff and dip as well as e-cigare
Morning News of NW Arkansas
added Apr 7, 2018 20:43
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[Canada] Legal weed will create extra work – Stellarton, Westville police chief

Nova Scotians will only be able to buy weed from NSLC stores and those who smoke it will be subject to existing public smoking rules. But MacNeil said that existing ant-smoking bylaws may not be enough. “For example, walking on a sidewalk can expose ot
Pictou County News (ca)
added Apr 5, 2018 03:26
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