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[District of Columbia, New York] KELLY: When e-smokers breathe out, what do we breathe in?

I don’t know whether electronic cigarette users are as pugilistic, but after my column last week on whether using those devices — what’s known as “vaping” — is allowed on Metro, I heard from both sides of the matter.
Washington Post
added May 30, 2013 01:13
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Austria E-cigarettes to be banned from Vienna transit

Vienna’s public transit network (the Wiener Linien) is cracking down on people smoking e-cigarettes, and riding scooters on train platforms. In its new house rules, to be published on October 1st, the transit company explicitly forbids the smoking of e-
The Local Austria (at)
added Sep 21, 2015 22:00
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Speaker of Moscow legislature says Russia’s anti-tobacco law is too harsh

“The law’s goal is not to catch and punish smokers but to demonstrate that smoking is a bad habit,” Vladimir Platonov ...“but I don’t see how a smoker can tolerate refraining from smoking in a long-distance train bound, say, for Vladivostok.”
TASS (ru)
added Jul 21, 2014 12:33
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[UK] Police in Cambridgeshire can smoke e-cigarettes after health review - but they are banned on our trains

The move to allow Cambridgeshire police to puff on e-cigarettes at work has been upheld following a review over health fears. Bosses of the force bucked the current trend to ban the controversial devices and despite a British Medical Association recomme
Cambridge Evening News (uk)
added Aug 21, 2013 10:46
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[Denmark] Is DSB on the right track with its smoking ban?

Some are pleased with the decision to ban smoking from all train platforms, while others say that the ban will not be respected and will go up in smoke
Copenhagen Post (dk)
added Aug 6, 2013 14:20
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[UK-Scotland] Electronic cigarette devices banned by ScotRail

SCOTRAIL has banned e-cigarettes from its trains and railway stations as concerns over their safety continue to grow. The train company this week confirmed staff and passengers were no longer allowed to use the smoking devices on their services.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 14, 2013 09:51
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[UK] First Capital Connect ban electronic ‘smokes’

ELECTRONIC cigarette users, who are trying to kick the habit, have been banned from using the devices on First Capital Connect (FCC) trains.
Hunts Post (uk)
added May 30, 2013 06:59
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[UK] Rail companies ban e-cigarettes from trains and stations

Rail companies have banned e-cigarettes from their trains and stations, saying people using them make other travellers feel "uneasy".
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Aug 11, 2013 23:03
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Norway Introduces New Bans on Smoking

The ban will also apply to electronic cigarettes. Rail Administration warns that they will apply the ban on also all drives and remove ashtrays from trains and stations. On 1st of July, smoking ban had been first introduced at school- and kindergar
The Nordic Page (no)
added Sep 3, 2014 16:38
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[New York] CROWLEY: LIRR makes the right call in snuffing out e-cigarettes - Patrick Crowley

Electronic cigarettes are fairly new and not much is known about them, so why would the LIRR group them with tobacco cigarettes — even if they have no tobacco?
(Long Island, NY) Newsday
added Jul 18, 2013 14:47
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