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ARCHIVE: REPACE: Banning outdoor smoking is scientifically justifiable [FREE FULL TEXT]

Simon Chapman has argued that smoking should not be banned in outdoor public venues...However, failure to ban smoking in such venues may expose non-smokers to levels of environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) as high or higher than received in indoor spaces whe
Tobacco Control
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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ARCHIVE: CHAPMAN: Banning smoking outdoors is seldom ethically justifiable [FREE FULL TEXT]

The world is full of people who do not like the “aesthetics” of others' different religions, race, sexual expression, modes of dress, or music. Too often these doctrines have found expression in paternalistic or downright oppressive regimes. We do not ne
Tobacco Control
added Jul 13, 2018 23:58
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[Maryland] June Smoking Citations Up 1,000% In Ocean City

Law enforcement officials in Ocean City are reporting a substantial increase in citations for smoking on the beach and Boardwalk, highlighting the police department’s efforts to enforce the town’s smoking ordinance. In 2015, Ocean City passed an ordinan
Maryland Coast Dispatch
added Jul 12, 2018 13:24
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[UK] Fines for smoking on Sandwell Hospital grounds in new crackdown

Hospital bosses want to make the site ‘smoke free’ from next summer and have warned they will crackdown on those who ignore the rules. Signs will be put up around the hospital warning patients and visitors they will face penalties if caught smoking on t
Midlands Express and Star (uk)
added Jul 11, 2018 15:45
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[Canada] WOOD BUFFALO REGIONAL COUNCIL BANS SMOKING AND VAPING IN ALL PUBLIC PLACES

“We congratulate Mayor Don Scott and the Regional Council for their unanimous support of this important public health bylaw” said Les Hagen, executive director. “This bylaw will protect children and youth from exposure to harmful drug use in public plac
ASH Canada (ca)
added Jul 11, 2018 12:49
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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
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[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
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[Oregon] EUGENE CITY COUNCIL LOOKS INTO EXPANDING NO-SMOKING ZONE DOWNTOWN

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
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[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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