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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Black Nazarene devotees reminded that Rizal Park is a No Smoking, No Littering Zone

A group promoting a trash-less “Traslacion” has reminded the followers of the Black Nazarene to faithfully observe the “no smoking, no littering” of Rizal Park where the night-long vigil will take place on January 8. The EcoWaste Coalition, a waste and
PHILIPPINE INFORMATION AGENCY (ph)
added Jan 8, 2017 23:57
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Orchard ramps up fight against smoking

Designated smoking points are making their mark along the Orchard Road shopping belt, as the area inches towards becoming smoke-free. Last month, four white L-shaped markings were painted outside several shopping malls, demarcating a rectangular zone wi
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 8, 2017 22:01
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[Texas] Weslaco, Donna ban smoking

Thanks to the approval of the Weslaco and Donna city commissions on Tuesday, smoking will be prohibited in restaurants and bars — except outdoor seating areas — located in said communities. This extends to public places such as shopping malls, retail sto
Brownsville (TX) Herald
added Jan 8, 2017 14:36
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[Colorado] Superior eyes limited outdoor smoking ban, including e-cigarettes

Vaping in Superior's parks and open-space areas could soon be drawing to a close. Officials are poised to approve a revision of town code at Monday's Board of Trustees meeting that would include a ban on smoking in specific outdoor areas such as public
Boulder (CO) Daily Camera
added Jan 7, 2017 16:47
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National Park Service to Update Smoking Regs to Include E-Cigarettes

The proposed revisions would change the regulation that defines smoking to include the use of electronic cigarettes and other electronic nicotine delivery systems (ENDS). The proposed revisions would also allow a superintendent to close an area, building,
National Park Service (U.S. Department of the Interior)
added Jan 7, 2017 03:24
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[District of Columbia] DC mayor: Arrests for pot smoking unlikely at inauguration

Washington's mayor says police won't be looking to arrest people for smoking marijuana in public on Inauguration Day. Pro-pot activists are planning to give away 4,200 free joints during the inauguration, which is legal in the District of Columbia. They
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 7, 2017 02:49
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[District of Columbia] U.S. agency to free up protest sites during Trump inauguration

At least one protest could come with a cloud of marijuana smoke, as the DCMJ pro-pot lobbying group, which spearheaded the legalization of the drug in Washington D.C. in 2015, plans to distribute 4,200 joints near the inaugural site.
Reuters
added Jan 7, 2017 02:45
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[Texas] Two More Valley Cities Pass Sweeping Public Smoking Bans

Weslaco and Donna have become the latest cities in the Valley to pass sweeping public smoking restrictions. City commissioners this week approved comprehensive ordinances that prohibit smoking inside all public buildings, within 120 feet of a public buil
KURV 710 (Edinburg, TX)
added Jan 6, 2017 01:58
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New York Appeals Panel Affirms Public Vaping Ban In New York City

appellate panel on Jan. 3 affirmed the constitutionality of a ban on e-cigarettes or vaping devices in schools, restaurants and outdoor public spaces in New York City because the “one-subject rule” in the state’s constitution does not apply to local laws
Lexis Nexis
added Jan 6, 2017 01:01
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Austria issues unprecedented balcony smoking ban

For the first time, the Austrian Supreme Court has ruled on when and where someone is permitted to smoke in their own home. According to the court’s decision, from now on a Viennese man is not allowed to smoke on his balcony or with the windows open from
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Jan 3, 2017 06:55
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