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[Illinois] Condo owners have lots of thoughts on smoking issue

Lots of readers wrote in with suggestions for those condo owners whose balcony and apartment interior were spoiled by cigarette smoke from their downstairs neighbors. Some suggested legal measures.
Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Mar 11, 2017 23:48
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[Minnesota] Park Board bans use of e-cigs, chewing tobacco in parks

Park commissioners voted Wednesday to make all park property and facilities tobacco free by expanding a smoking policy to include e-cigarettes and chewing tobacco. The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board’s new policy prohibits the use of all tobacco pr
Southwest Journal (Minneapolis, MN)
added Mar 11, 2017 23:57
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[Australia] Mt Eliza Deli owner Ian Wigg signs up to Peninsula Health’s smoke-free charter

SMOKERS will have to butt out if they want to dine outdoors at a cafe in Mt Eliza. Mt Eliza Deli owner Ian Wigg said smoking and food don’t mix, so he took steps to solve the problem. “There is nothing worse than sitting (and) eating, and cigarette smo
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Mar 9, 2017 20:58
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[Oklahoma] Local City Ordinance Bans Tobacco on City Owned Property

Residents of Tishomingo proposed the tobacco-free city owned-and-operated properties ordinance for the third time...city council voted to ban tobacco products from city owned and operated property. Laura Woods, along with others from the Johnston county h
KTEN NBC 10 (Ada, OK)
added Mar 9, 2017 14:36
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[Florida] PIEROBON: Benefits of tobacco-free outdoors should spark change

The Florida Legislature should enact legislation to allow local communities to legally designate tobacco-free outdoor recreational areas, or better yet, make all beaches and state parks tobacco-free.
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Mar 8, 2017 23:42
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[UK] Smoking ban in Hart playgrounds comes into force

The District Council has joined forces with local Town and Parish Councils to launch a smoke free parks scheme. It is as 98% of respondents agreed that children should be protected from second-hand smoke and 92% thought that children’s play areas should
Eagle Radio 96.4 (uk)
added Mar 8, 2017 19:45
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[UK-Wales] Parents won't be able to smoke at the entrances to primary schools in Cardiff and the Vale of Glamorgan today

Jenner Park Primary School in Barry officially started the voluntary scheme today, with all primary schools across the county to follow suit. It marks the start of No Smoking Day, now in its 34th year, which encourages smokers from across the country
WalesOnline (uk)
added Mar 8, 2017 19:45
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[Oregon] Tobacco-free zones proposed for Klamath Falls

An effort is underway to make downtown Klamath Falls, and city parks tobacco-free. The Klamath Falls city council asked the public who was in favor, and who was against the proposal Monday night. Feelings were strong on both sides of the issue. Alex Ta
KOBI-TV (Medford, OR)
added Mar 8, 2017 03:34
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Japan’s tobacco lobby seeks to head off indoor smoking ban

The “manners” drive has created the often bizarre situation where smokers sitting on terraces outside restaurants or bars are obliged to come indoors to light up.  Japan Tobacco...has seized on this oddity in an effort to dilute the blanket ban on indoor
Financial Times (uk)
added Mar 8, 2017 15:21
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[Delaware] S. Bethany may become last town to ban beach smoking

An ordinance being considered by the South Bethany Town Council would ban smoking on the town's public beach. If passed in April, the town will be the last on the Delmarva coast to enact one. The ordinance will get a second reading March 10.
DelmarvaNow.com
added Apr 10, 2017 15:56
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