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[Kentucky] Smoke-Free Parks Celebrated in Ft. Mitchell

The new policy prohibits the use of cigarettes, cigars, e-cigarettes, and smokeless tobacco products in all the city’s public parks. The tobacco-free parks effort was spearheaded by the LiveWell Ft. Mitchell coalition, a group of committed community memb
River City News (Covington, KY)
added Jul 26, 2016 16:47

Italy parliament begins debate on legalizing cannabis

But privately selling any quantity of cannabis, and smoking in any public space inside or outside, would remain prohibited under the proposed law,
added Jul 25, 2016 19:59

[New Jersey] EDITORIAL: Our view: Where there's smoking to ban, there's heat, not much light

The end result of the bill and Christie's approach seem very similar. We slightly prefer Christie's approach for its modest nod to home rule and less unneeded regulation.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Jul 25, 2016 16:17

[Caribbean, Jamaica] Little enforcement of Tobacco Control Act douses its relevance

checks made by the Jamaica Observer showed that despite clear violations daily, only two persons have been prosecuted since the Act was promulgated on July 15, 2013, almost three weeks after it was announced by then Minister of Health Dr Fenton Ferguson d
Jamaica Observer (jm)
added Jul 24, 2016 14:31

[Massachusetts] Bourne Bans Smoking At Town Recreation Areas, Beaches

became the latest on Cape Cod to ban smoking on town beaches and recreation areas. The move was made by the Bourne Board of Health at their July 13 meeting to amend the tobacco regulations to include a ban on smoking at town recreation areas and beaches. (Hyannis, MA)
added Jul 23, 2016 20:25

[UK] Smoking in children's play areas could be banned in Oxford

Oxford City Council said it introduced a three-month trial, no-smoking scheme at Cutteslowe Park, Florence Park and Sandfield Road. The local authority is now asking if the measure should apply city-wide in a public consultation, running from July 14 to
Oxford Mail (uk)
added Jul 23, 2016 20:25
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Smoking Ban Is Just What The Doctor Ordered - Editorial

The Bourne Board of Health last week voted to crack down on smokers lighting up on town-owned beaches as well as playgrounds and ball parks—outdoor places where children and their families often congregate.
Sandwich (MA) Enterprise
added Jul 23, 2016 00:24

[Colorado] Ordinance will allow outdoor smoking after 10 p.m.

It will be OK to light up and smoke a cigarette on downtown Glenwood Springs sidewalks after 10 p.m., under a new ordinance adopted by City Council Thursday. The ordinance prohibiting smoking in several public places around town passed on a 5-1 vote afte
Glenwood Springs (CO) Post Independent
added Jul 22, 2016 23:43

[UK] Sheffield children's playgrounds to become smoke-free zones

Sheffield City Council will launch its smoke-free playground policy across 152 children's playgrounds across the city today. Signage which has been developed in collaboration with Sheffield schoolchildren will be clearly displayed at entrances to all pl
ITV Network Limited (uk)
added Jul 22, 2016 15:46

[Maine] EDITORIAL: Don’t waver on public health: Bangor should ban smoking in all city-owned public spaces

The city solicitor has drafted a proposal to ban smoking at city parks but to exempt the golf course and West Market Square in downtown Bangor. This is counterproductive. West Market Square has become a downtown hub, filled with restaurants with outdoor
Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Jul 22, 2016 01:54
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