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A breath of fresh air for diners: Smoking ban begins in all outdoor dining areas in South Australia

Smoking will be banned from all alfresco dining venues in South Australia, starting from Friday. The new rules apply to pubs, clubs, café, restaurants and fast food outlets after years of campaigning to try and protect the public from second hand smoke.
This is Money (uk)
added Jul 1, 2016 15:30
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[Australia] Smoking ban comes into force in SA

stopping people from lighting up in alfresco dining venues. The ban from Friday applies to outdoor dining areas at all pubs, clubs, cafes, restaurants and fast-food outlets. The Heart Foundation says it will help cut the rate of heart disease.
ninemsn (au)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:47
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Proposed California State Parks Smoking Ban Riles Up Vapers

limit littering and prevent wildfires caused by cigarette buts....Electronic cigarettes and vaporizers are also included in the proposed ban. “It’s unjust,” said The Vapor Spot manager Mario Weaks, ‘beecause we’ve already shown that vaping is a safer al
CBS 13 / KOVR (West Sacramento, CA)
added Jun 30, 2016 20:25
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Smoking at California state beaches and parks on way to becoming history

A bill that would ban smoking or disposal of tobacco products at a California state owned or operated beach or park was approved today by the Assembly Water, Parks and Wildlife Committee on a nine to five vote.
LGBT Weekly
added Jun 30, 2016 15:44
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[Missouri] Mixed reactions to anniversary of smoking ordinance

July 1 will be one year since Branson implemented its comprehensive smoke-free ordinance, and local business owners say they have felt both positive and negative repercussions.
Branson (MO) Tri-Lakes News
added Jun 29, 2016 15:52
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[Missouri] Creve Coeur puts more limits on smoking

City Council unanimously passed a measure on Monday that places limitations on where smokers can light up outdoors....bans smoking in outdoor dining areas — a decision that was previously left to the proprietor of a business. It also prohibits smoking — i
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jun 28, 2016 15:57
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[UK] Medway Maritime Hospital bans smoking as it aims to be a smoke-free site

Unlike many other hospitals that have prohibited smoking from all areas, Medway has allowed the activity in designated areas. But from October 17, the site in Windmill Road will become smoke-free meaning all patients, visitors and staff will not be abl
Kent Online (uk)
added Jun 28, 2016 11:26
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[Nebraska] Group seeks to expand Omaha smoking ban outdoors

An anti-smoking group behind Omaha’s indoor smoking ban passed in 2006 is commemorating the ordinance’s 10-year anniversary by calling for the ban to expand to the outdoors. The group, GASP, announced at a news conference Friday that it seeks to have smok
AP - Associated Press
added Jun 25, 2016 02:02
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[Massachusetts] Smoking On Beaches Stirs Public Debate In Bourne

a debate is brewing over smokers’ rights: whether the Town of Bourne should institute a ban on smoking at public beaches. Anti-smoking advocates point to smells and health risks of second-hand smoke, while defenders argue that anyone offended by the smel
Bourne (MA) Enterprise
added Jun 24, 2016 16:38
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Petersburg assembly cuts pot cafes from smoking law rewrite

The borough has been moving forward with a change to the local anti-smoking law that would have made an exception for pot smoking rooms at a licensed marijuana business. However, the assembly agreed to drop that language, seeing no need for on-site consum
KFSK-FM (Petersburg, AK)
added Jun 24, 2016 16:09
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