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[Virginia] Tobacco ban beefed up

The use of tobacco products is now prohibited at all schools, and school-related facilities and activities, in Tazewell County.
Bluefield (WV) Daily Telegraph
added Feb 21, 2013 17:28
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[Norway] The use of snuff at school may be banned

In a proposed change in the anti-smoking law, the Government wants a ban on both smoking and the use of snuff at all Norwegian secondary schools.
Norway Post (no)
added Feb 21, 2013 11:09
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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm builds classrooms for Moro schools

The deputy mayor made the remarks this week when receiving a ten-million built classroom donated by Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company Limited to Misufini B. Primary School located in the region.
IPP Media (tz)
added Feb 18, 2013 11:15
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[Saudi Arabia] AL-TURIGEE: Half of middle school students are smokers

The figures on adolescent smoking released by the Welfare Society to Combat Smoking are alarming. The society estimated that about 53 percent of middle school students in the Eastern Province smoke while 27 percent of elementary school students and 20 pe
Saudi Gazette Online (sa)
added Feb 18, 2013 07:21
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[Michigan] New Form of Cigarette Banned at Trenton Public Schools

A policy banning tobacco products from Trenton Public Schools was recently updated to include a new form of cigarette.
Patch.org
added Feb 15, 2013 09:58
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Alarm over Cameroon child smokers

Forty-four per cent of pupils in Cameroonian schools have already had their first contact with tobacco and the gory statistic could get worse, an anti-tobacco organisation has warned. The Cameroon Coalition Against Tobacco further states that 15 per cen
Africa Review (ke)
added Feb 14, 2013 16:49
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[India] HC comes to rescue of student found carrying tobacco in class

Coming to the rescue of a tenth standard student who was expelled from school for possessing tobacco, the Bombay High Court has allowed him to complete the academic year by granting him permission to appear in the forthcoming SSC examination in March
CNN-IBN (in)
added Feb 15, 2013 11:22
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Youth Tobacco Prevention

Over 20,000 U.S middle schools have received free supplemental teaching materials as part of R.J. Reynolds' evidence-based youth tobacco prevention program, Right Decisions Right Now: Be Tobacco Free.
Reynolds American (RAI)
added Feb 13, 2013 16:44
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Russia outlaws smoking in all public places

smoking will soon be banned: - In cafes, bars, restaurants and other catering places; - At workplaces and in office buildings; - On beaches; - In long-distance trains, aircraft and long-distance passenger vessels. - At airports, bus stations, sea and
Pravda Online
added Feb 13, 2013 12:40
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The NSDUH Report: Substance Use among 12th Grade Aged Youths by Dropout Status

* Substance use rates among 12th grade aged youths who had dropped out of school were higher than among those who were still in school; for example, 56.8 percent of dropouts were current cigarette users compared with 22.4 percent of those still in school
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
added Feb 15, 2013 08:13
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