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[Iowa] Tullys suing tobacco company ($$)

The widow and children of former Dubuque Mayor Thomas Tully have filed suit against maker of Kent cigarettes, which claimed its product had 'the greatest health protection."
Dubuque (IA) Telegraph-Herald
added Apr 2, 2013 09:07
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[Canada] Smoke drives tenant out

Paage said she had been told by the society running the subsidized independent living complex that smoking in the building was being phased out, although four existing smokers were "grandfathered" prior to the change. Paage claims far more tenants are sm
Delta Optiist (ca)
added Apr 15, 2016 16:12
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[Canada] CROWE: Gasping to understand why people smoke outside hospitals

While "ironic" is one way of describing the situation, "outrageous" might be a better word. Why should any patient on their way into a hospital have to be exposed to second-hand smoke?... Give smokers a place of their own. It should have a roof over it.
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 22, 2016 13:49
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Put that out, Grandma! Defiant smoker Queen Margrethe of Denmark raises eyebrows after lighting up while walking with Crown Princess Mary's young children

She has been dubbed 'the Ashtray Queen' by some, and labelled a 'fatal role model' by others. Yet Denmark's Queen Margrethe defiantly continues her beloved smoking habit, despite years of criticism. But the 75-year-old monarch raised eyebrows last week wh
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 4, 2015 10:34
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[Fiji] Passive smokers a concern to the Ministry of Health

Fifty five percent of children 13 to 15 years old are reported to have adults smoking in their vicinity in a week. This was revealed by Minister for Health Jone Usamate after receiving the World No Tobacco Day Award today.
Fiji Broadcasting Corporation (FBC) (fj)
added Jul 3, 2015 15:00
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[Caribbean, Cuba] MILANES: The “Pleasure” of Smoking

For non-smokers, inhaling the cigarette or cigar smoke is truly disagreeable. I’ve realized that one’s day here can sometimes be rather bothersome in this regard: smokers are all around you from the moment you step onto the street. Today, for instance,
Havana Times (cu)
added Apr 10, 2015 16:32
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GLANTZ: ACS. Harvard, and NCI researchers conclude that smoking causes breast cancer: This is important to all women

It is time to actively integrate breast cancer into tobacco control efforts, particularly for the CDC and US Surgeon General to add breast cancer to the official list of disease smoking and secondhand smoke “causes.” This recognition will be particularl
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Mar 3, 2015 04:13
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[Canada] GRECO: The Smoker Next Door: Responding To Smoke Complaints

the recent treatment of this issue by the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal and the courts means that condominium corporations must now act with far greater sensitivity and responsiveness to smoking complaints... Failure to do so could result in tribunal/cour
Mondaq
added Jul 4, 2014 13:01
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[Africa, Ghana] Ban on public smoking to protect non-smokers – FDA

Speaking at a stakeholders meeting on tobacco control measures of the Public Health Act organized by the FDA at Takoradi, Miss Avotri said the harmful effects of secondhand smoke were numerous, and included cancer, respiratory diseases, heart diseases, w
ghanabusinessnews.com (gh)
added Jul 29, 2013 20:12
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[Asia] 740 million second-hand smokers in China

The number of smokers in China has reached 300 million, and about 1.2 million people die due to smoking-related diseases each year, said Huang Jiefu, chairman of the Chinese Association on Tobacco Control, during a high-level forum on China tobacco contr
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 2, 2013 05:29
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