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[Asia, China] Ban on smoking in public places includes trains

A college student has sued the Harbin Railway Bureau because of the pungent smell of cigarettes in the train carriage in which she was traveling. People's Daily comments: This is the first case in China related to the smoking ban in public places and it (cn)
added Aug 17, 2017 17:40

[Texas] Father is brutally beaten by a gang of youths after asking them to stop smoking marijuana on a Dallas train

This is the shocking moment a 44-year-old father was beaten by a gang of youngsters on board a Dallas train after asking them to stop smoking marijuana. Kennan Jones was attacked by the group on Sunday as they rode towards Deep Ellum in Dallas, Texas.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:52

[New York] Legislature passes bill to ban use of e-cigarettes indoors

Should Gov. Andrew Cuomo sign the bill, vaping would be banned in, among other areas, the workplace, on buses and subways, and in outdoor areas where smoking is otherwise banned, such as within 100 feet of a school.
Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added Jun 20, 2017 19:23

[UK] Smoking, drinking and being sick on the platforms: How Londoners predictably welcomed the first ever Night Tube

One man blew a huge cloud of smoke using his e-cigarette as he friend tried to doze off on the platform.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 20, 2016 19:42

[Asia] China Railways gets tough with smoking ban flouters

Offenders not only face a fine of up to 2,000 yuan, but will face restrictions on buying bullet train tickets. As a result of the new policy, they'll only be able to get a ticket after signing a pledge that they would not smoke again on the trains. And
China Radio International (CRI) (cn)
added Aug 17, 2016 15:46

This is why you can only vape or smoke e-cigarettes at certain UK train stations

Despite still being perfectly legal, smoking e-cigarettes are now banned from the platforms at most UK railway stations....Network Rail, which manages a number of the UK's largest railway stations, has long upheld a ban on e-cigs. The company might hav
The Mirror (uk)
added Jul 11, 2016 17:35

[Korea - South] No-smoking areas keep shifting, sow confusion

when two officials from the Seongdong District Office approached them. “Starting from September,” warned one of the officials, “you’ll have to pay about 100,000 won for smoking.” The smokers angrily remonstrated, but eventually put out their cigarettes.
Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added May 8, 2016 17:17

Spare a Swipe? New York City Eases Rules for a Subway Request

the Police Department’s internal order said the new policy was the result of a decision by the Manhattan district attorney’s office to no longer prosecute people arrested for minor infractions such as swipe-begging, smoking in the subway, or taking up two
New York Times
added Apr 18, 2016 03:14

[New York] Video: Confrontation After Man Smokes Cigarette In Subway Car

can be seen smoking a cigarette while leaning on a pole in the middle of the subway car. It doesn’t take long ... Another good Samaritan then confronts him, and ultimately plucks the cigarette out of his hand and puts it out, which gets applause from the
CBS New York - Ch. 2
added Apr 14, 2016 16:17

[New York] People v Thomas

An electronic cigarette neither burns nor contains tobacco. Instead, the use of such a device...does not fit within the definition of "smoking" under PHL § 1399-o...The legislative body of New York City has taken measures to address this issue. Since Apri
added Feb 24, 2016 20:15
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