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[Canada] Edmonton council restricts tobacco smoking after passing cannabis bylaw

Cigarette smokers will face more restrictions in Edmonton when cannabis is legalized in October. City council passed a bylaw Tuesday that will prohibit people from smoking cannabis, cigarettes and cigars in nearly 70 per cent of Edmonton's parks — any l
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 11, 2018 12:48

[Canada] Where will you be allowed to smoke cannabis in Edmonton? Council sets rules

During the debate, councillors took a more extensive — and more restrictive — view of the issue and decided to include tobacco smoke in the cannabis consumption bylaw. The motion passed in a close vote of 7-6. “The best advice we’ve received is start a
Global News (ca)
added Jul 11, 2018 12:47
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[Canada] City council cannabis debate turns into tougher tobacco smoking rules, too

A new, widespread ban on cigarette smoking in parks was approved by city council Tuesday as a byproduct of a debate on cannabis regulations. In a 7-6 vote, council decided to restrict cannabis and tobacco smoking in any park where children are likely to
Edmonton (Alberta) Journal (ca)
added Jul 11, 2018 12:47


Currently, the city ordinance does not allow smoking within 10 feet of any public doorway or within 25 feet of the entrance to government buildings throughout Eugene. The proposed ordinance would add to those restrictions. Staff with the city said if ap
KEZI-TV (Eugene, OR)
added Jul 11, 2018 02:20

[Canada] EDITORIAL: Doug Ford’s first acts as Ontario premier are worrisome

to the joy of the Canadian vaping industry, his government paused changes to the Smoke Free Ontario Act that were to have come into effect on July 1. The new legislation would have sensibly banned vaping everywhere smoking is disallowed, and expanded the
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jul 9, 2018 15:17
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[UK] Parents celebrate success of #smokefreesidelines initiative

An evaluation of the #smokefreesidelines campaign, which was designed to stop parents and carers from smoking on the sidelines when watching youth football, has found the initiative to be hugely successful. Smokefree Sidelines was launched 12 months ago
BJFM (British Journal of Family Medicine)
added Jul 9, 2018 14:04

[UK] SPARKS FLY Shocking moment mums brawl in playground in front of stunned children after row over one refusing to put out cigarette

She said: "As I got it, the fat woman was smoking at the children's playground when the other woman asked her to put out the cigarette. “The fat woman started shouting and insulting the other one.
The Sun (uk)
added Jul 8, 2018 03:17

Black woman films angry white motorist calling 911 on her for smoking in a parking garage at their Georgia apartment complex

'Caucasian woman tells my daughter to put her cigarette out and decides to call the police on my daughter for smoking outside in a parking deck,' she said in the Sunday caption. 'Police showed up and said it was no harm to others....this calling the cop
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 6, 2018 15:04

SULLIVAN: Iowa's smoking ban was never about protecting workers

All this, even though there is no reliable evidence showing smoking outside is hazardous to other people’s health. The same goes for e-cigarettes and chewing tobacco, which Iowa City’s ordinance also outlawed....The smoker’s lobby has lost this fight, but
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Jul 5, 2018 22:47
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[Virginia] End to smoking good thing for SRHA

Smoking in Suffolk Redevelopment and Housing Authority-owned buildings will soon be a thing of the past, and that’s a good thing... We believe SRHA should go one step farther than the HUD regulation, though, and disallow smoking anywhere on its propertie
Suffolk (VA) News-Herald
added Jul 5, 2018 20:48
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