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[UK-Wales] E-cigarettes curb removed from Welsh health bill

The Public Health (Wales) Bill aimed to restrict the use of nicotine-inhaling devices in places such as schools, restaurants and cafes as well as on public transport. But the contentious legislation was defeated by just one vote in the Welsh Assembly –
BT (British Telecommunications) (uk)
added May 22, 2016 19:45
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[New York] Churchill: In Albany County, choice goes up in smoke ($$)

Yet the Albany County proposal would essentially mean that while an 18-year-old can decide whether to join the military, get married, buy a house or otherwise engage in adult behavior, he or she is too stupid to know that smoking is unhealthy.
Albany (NY) Times-Union
added May 21, 2016 18:24
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm gives 75m/- to solve desk shortage

THE shortage of desks that for quite long time continued to haunt Urambo District authorities, Tabora Region will soon become history, thanks to 75m/- received from Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company Limited (TLTC).
TSN Daily News (tz)
added May 18, 2016 18:26
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Health group lauds Duterte’s plan for nationwide smoking ban

Public health policy think tank and Bloomberg Awardee for Global Tobacco Control HealthJustice Philippines welcomes presumptive president Rodrigo Duterte’s pronouncement that he will implement a “no smoking” policy nationwide, including in enclosed public
Manila Bulletin (ph)
added May 18, 2016 10:32
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[California] AB-9 Tobacco use programs.(2015-2016)

This bill would expand eligibility for funding for the tobacco use prevention program to include charter schools. The bill would require the State Department of Education to require that all school districts, charter schools, and county offices of educati
Official California Legislative Information
added May 18, 2016 09:49
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[Australia, UK] British American Tobacco fighting for Victorian Cancer Council's school student survey data ($$)

Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added May 17, 2016 20:46
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[Australia] Tobacco company denies seeking children's private information in FOI battle with Cancer Council

The tobacco company has told the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT) that students' private information could be redacted and the council should be facilitating access, not putting up barriers. BAT wants to access six documents under the
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 17, 2016 18:40
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[Alabama] Albertville high school student burned by exploding e-cigarette battery

An Albertville high school student is recovering in the hospital after a vapor cigarette battery exploded in a 10th grade classroom Tuesday. Albertville City Schools Superintendent Ric Ayer said the vapor cigarette belonged to another student. He said t
AL.com
added May 17, 2016 18:39
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[Australia] Cancer Council Victoria fears reputation at risk in FOI battle with tobacco company

reputation as a research body would be "significantly damaged" if it was forced to hand over confidential survey information on plain-packaged cigarettes to a big tobacco company, a Melbourne court has been told.
Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) (au)
added May 16, 2016 19:20
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[Asia, Korea - South] S. Korea to control e-cigars in anti-smoking policy

government announced a package of anti-smoking measures on Tuesday that would affect electronic cigarettes as well. It will also push for the revision of health-related laws to tighten control on ads for cigarettes, especially near schools, under the plan
Yonhap News Agency (kr)
added May 12, 2016 02:50
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