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[Indiana] Shelbyville considers extending smoking ban to school bus stops

The city may expand its smoking ban to include school bus stops after a local mom expressed concern for her son and other students. Crystal Smothers noticed the problem on her son's first day of first grade: a parent, smoking next to the children at the
WTHR 13 (Indianapolis, IN)
added Sep 26, 2018 16:07
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[Australia] CBD-wide smoking ban for North Sydney

Smokers will be asked to butt out of Sydney's second-largest CBD if the council gets it wish to create what is possibly a national-first smoking ban. North Sydney councillors this week unanimously passed a motion to ban smoking in every public place.
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 26, 2018 16:04
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[Australia] North Sydney to ban smokers from lighting up on the street – becoming the country's first smoke-free district

North Sydney is set to ban smokers from lighting up in the street, becoming the first Council in the country to create a smoke-free district. Mayor Jilly Gibson made the recommendation to North Sydney Council who unanimously voted for the ban this week.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 26, 2018 00:59
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[Australia] 'How about getting crack off the streets first?' Residents slam 'unenforceable' smoking ban as locals fear the nanny state council may target eating and drinking next

Australia's first public smoking ban has been slammed online as 'ridiculous', 'unfair' and 'unenforceable' by smokers and non-smokers alike. Mayor Jilly Gibson made the recommendation to North Sydney Council who unanimously voted for the ban earlier thi
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 26, 2018 00:55
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North Sydney set to become Australia's first smoke-free CBD

In the eyes of North Sydney mayor Jilly Gibson, "NS" doesn't just stand for the name of her home, but also for "no smoking"... to make North Sydney the first smoke-free municipality in Australia. There are about 72,000 residents.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Sep 25, 2018 23:52
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[Asia, Pakistan] Citizens decry being deprived of their right to breathe in fresh air

Despite the existence of non-smokers’ health ordinance, residents of the federal capital are persistently violating the anti-tobacco laws that deprive the citizens of their right to breathe in fresh air. People living in apartments are major victims of
Express Tribune (pk)
added Sep 21, 2018 20:42
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[Alabama] Sheffield poised to be first smoke free Shoals city

the first city in the Shoals with a comprehensive non-smoking policy that would prohibit smoking in work places, including restaurants and bars, and city parks. Smoke Free Shoals Coordinator Melanie Dickens discussed the policy with the City Council on M
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Sep 20, 2018 11:58
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E-cigarette ban project submitted to Romanian Senate

A new draft law submitted to the Senate proposes e-cigarettes to be banned in public spaces just as the normal cigarettes are...However, the initiative received a negative opinion from the human rights committee, according to Cristian Ghica, an MP repres
Romania Insider (ro)
added Sep 20, 2018 16:31
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[Pakistan] Anti Smokers' Laws Go Unchecked

Despite existence of non-smokers' health ordinance, the residents of the federal capital are persistently violating the anti tobacco laws that deprive the right of citizens from taking breathe in fresh air.
Urdu Point (pk)
added Sep 19, 2018 16:37
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[Indiana] Health board sends smoking ban to commissioners

An ordinance banning smoking in bars and public spaces was approved by the Grant County Health Board at its meeting on Tuesday....the purposes of the ordinance are to protect public health in public places and places of employment. The ordinance also sta
Marion (IN) Chronicle-Tribune
added Sep 19, 2018 16:34
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