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[Missouri] Proposed cigarette tax would benefit schools

According to a press release issued by Cassville R-4 School District Superintendent Richard Asbill, Proposition B will generate around $283 million each year and 50 percent of the funding will benefit Missouri school districts.
Cassville (MO) Democrat
added Oct 21, 2012 22:57
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VIDEO: New bill bans smoking at playgrounds, schools, universities - Russian premier - Ukrainian news. Interfax-Ukraine

A recently proposed anti-tobacco bill would introduce a sweeping ban on smoking at playgrounds for young children, schools, universities and administrative buildings, as well as at cafes and restaurants starting from 2015, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry M
Interfax Ukraine (ua)
added Oct 16, 2012 23:16

[India] Tobacco products worth Rs.25 lakh seized from shops near schools

The district health administration officials seized tobacco products worth Rs.25 lakh from various shops around educational institutions in raids conducted in the district on Friday.
The Hindu Online (in)
added Oct 14, 2012 02:38

[Ghana] Classrooms turned into smoking and defecating grounds

Mrs. Ama Benyiwa-Doe, Central Regional Minister has expressed worry about the usage of some classrooms and school compounds as smoking and defecating grounds by some community members and called for its halt.
GhanaWeb (nl)
added Oct 7, 2012 13:07

[Canada] Day 66: Avoiding 'swingeing' regulations

Mr. Peter J. Hoult, a former marketing head and president of RJR-Maconald and marketing vice-president of RJ-Reynolds, testified for a third day . . . For three days Mr. Hoult has maintained an unabashed air of comfort about the business of selling cigar
Eye on the Trials (ASPQ) (ca)
added Oct 5, 2012 14:17

US Anti-Smoking Effort Goes Back to School

the truth, the largest American youth smoking prevention campaign (and the only national campaign not directed by the tobacco industry) is launching truthlive this week, kicking off a series of five free concerts featuring musicians Cobra Starship and Out
added Oct 2, 2012 18:11

[India] Can Tiruchi's educational institutions become tobacco-free?

Sales within 100 yards of campus continue; many heads of institutions are not aware of the COPTA Act
The Hindu Online (in)
added Oct 1, 2012 01:38
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[Michigan] Jackson Public Schools plans to beef up tobacco policy to include e-cigarettes

The proposed policy will be discussed at the 6 p.m. Oct. 1 school board meeting at the Middle School at Parkside. No action will be taken at that meeting. The proposed policy is expected to be adopted at the Nov. 5 meeting.
Jackson (MI) Citizen Patriot
added Sep 29, 2012 17:04

[Virginia] Henrico school system going 100 percent smoke-free

Smoking and other tobacco use have been prohibited for students, but the ban now extends to faculty, staff and visitors.
Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch
added Sep 28, 2012 10:25

[New York] Downtown Ithaca Alliance targets smoke shops

Group asks city for permitting, cap on numbers of paraphernalia sellers
Ithaca (NY) Journal (OLD)
added Sep 14, 2012 19:57
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