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[California] Dublin bans new tobacco stores near schools, parks

DUBLIN -- Enacting one of the East Bay's strictest tobacco ordinances, the City Council gave final approval Tuesday to rules barring new tobacco sellers from opening near schools, parks or day care centers.
San Jose (CA) Mercury-News
added Dec 5, 2012 05:24

[Kentucky] JCPS: Schools to be tobacco free starting July 1

Cigarettes and other tobacco products will be prohibited on Jefferson County Public Schools property for employees, students, parents and visitors beginning July 1, the school board unanimously decided Monday night.
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Nov 27, 2012 06:41

[India] Tobacco-free zones: Govt to crack whip on schools

The State government has finally decided to crack down on the sale of tobacco products in the vicinity of educational institutions, especially schools.
Deccan Herald (in)
added Nov 25, 2012 11:57

[India] Yoga helped dads quit smoking

The Government Boys' Primary School at Veerapur, Hubli has started yoga sessions for parents of students on the school premises.
Times of India
added Nov 25, 2012 11:58

[India] Tobacco dealers' plea against ban rejected

The Delhi high court on Friday made it clear that wholesale tobacco dealers will also not be allowed to operate from within 100 yards of schools, colleges and other educational institutions in the Capital. The court dismissed a petition filed by an assoc
Hindustan Times (in)
added Nov 10, 2012 21:43

[Oklahoma] SWAT’s message helped all Jackson County schools go tobacco-free

The Jackson County Tobacco Education Committee and Students Working Against Tobacco have worked hard to campaign for these policies and continue to work to raise awareness about their importance by posting signs such as the one pictured in Olustee
Altus (OK) Times
added Nov 8, 2012 13:31

Changes in tobacco industry advertising around high schools in Greece following an outdoor advertising ban: a follow-up study

The outdoor advertising restriction in Greece has led to a reduced number of tobacco advertisements per POS, and the eradication of billboard advertising. Nevertheless, there is a need to regulate kiosks, which were identified as a key vector for tobacco
Tobacco Control
added Nov 7, 2012 05:53

[Japan] Osaka teachers who left campus to smoke must return wages

High school teachers who sneaked away from school grounds to smoke will be ordered to return part of their wages to the Osaka prefectural government for working hours lost. Prefectural education board officials said five teachers and two other employees
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:29

Japan Teachers Fined for Sneaky Smoking

Five teachers in Japan who sneaked off school grounds for a crafty cigarette in between lessons have been hit with hefty fines, officials said Tuesday. Education board bosses docked up to 500,000 yen ($6,300) from each of the five after they were caught
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:21

Local Governments Continue to Seek Restrictions on Tobacco Products

For the first nine months of this year, NATO has monitored and responded to almost 50 proposed local tobacco ordinances across the country. These ordinances propose various restrictions which may include a requirement that cigars be sold in packages of f
CSP News (Convenience Store/Petroleum)
added Oct 23, 2012 17:07
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