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[Oregon] Eugene city councilors hear divided opinions over proposed downtown Eugene smoking ban

A proposed smoking ban in downtown Eugene has people fuming — some in support of it and some against it. Eugene city councilors heard divided opinion during a public hearing late Monday night on the topic. Seventeen people testified against while 13 p
Eugene (OR) Register-Guard
added Mar 1, 2017 15:31
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[California] New McK smoking rules backed

McKINLEYVILLE – Mack Town’s advisory committee is urging the Board of Supervisors to adopt a smoking ordinance, but with some caveats. At its Feb. 22 meeting the McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee voted 5-1, with member Kevin Dreyer dissenting,
Mad River Union (Arcata, CA)
added Mar 1, 2017 15:31
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[Canada] Dawson: Tobacco control endgame – is it really about saving people?

the crisis in smoking isn’t among university students, nor is it in someone relaxing with a smoke on a park bench. It’s with the many other Canadians who’re being failed in other ways, too. Those are difficult challenges, and health agencies need to thi
Ottawa (Ont) Citizen (ca)
added Feb 28, 2017 18:11
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Govt to carry out awareness campaign on smoking ban in public parks

The Health Ministry is currently carrying out public awareness exercise on the smoking ban at all public parks and recreational places before the directive is enforced on June 1. Its director-general Datuk Dr Noor Hisham Abdullah said the enforcement wo
Malay Mail (my)
added Feb 28, 2017 07:29
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[Asia, China] Shanghai to ban smoking in all indoor venues

The new amendment closes loopholes in local smoking control regulations that went into effect seven years ago that still allow smoking in designated indoor areas such as hotels, restaurants, entertainment venues, airports and port stations. The latest v
Global Times (cn)
added Feb 25, 2017 15:40
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[New Jersey] LETTER: Restrict smoking further

Atlantic City reeks of cigars. Second-hand smoke continues to take over the streets, even though there are so many laws banning smoking in public places like the parks, restaurants and workplaces.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Feb 25, 2017 15:15
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[New York] VIDEO: Push to ban smoking in downtown Pittsfield

Now they’re looking to take its anti-smoking efforts a step further by getting rid of it downtown. “Not being able to walk down North Street and smoke a cigarette would be kind of tough,” Ruben Rivera said.
WTEN TV ABC Channel 10 (Albany, NY)
added Feb 25, 2017 15:13
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[California] Paso Robles bans smoking in public places starting in March

Under the new law, tobacco use — including cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars and pipes — and marijuana smoking aren’t allowed in city buildings and enclosed public places; at outdoor events and city parks, trails and sports facilities; or in common areas
San Luis Obispo (CA) Tribune
added Feb 25, 2017 00:09
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Arkansas town OKs tobacco ban in parks

in less than 30 days it will be illegal to smoke or use any tobacco, electronic cigarette or vapor products in Fort Smith's city parks. City directors approved on Tuesday an ordinance recommended by the Fort Smith Parks and Recreation Commission to ban s
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
added Feb 23, 2017 15:47
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[California] McKMack takes up smoking tonight

The McKinleyville Municipal Advisory Committee will take up the matter when it meets at 6 p.m. at the newly named Middle School Conference Center (previously called the Azalea Conference Center), located on the east side of the McKinleyville Middle Schoo
Mad River Union (Arcata, CA)
added Feb 23, 2017 15:46
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