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[Canada] Backyard smoking angers Maple Ridge family

A Maple Ridge couple is calling for new legislation to protect their family and their home from second-hand smoke from their neighbour's backyard. Wendell and Rena Krossa say they are frustrated by smoke blowing over into their home from their neighbour
CBC News (ca)
added Jul 16, 2012 17:53
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[North Carolina] A Burlington Restaurant Is Dealing With Migrating Smoke From Neighboring Business

The Tuscany Grille is located right next to an Internet sweepstakes business. Smoking is not permitted in the Tuscany Grille, but in the adjacent business, it's allowed. The two businesses share a roof, a common wall, and ventilation. Since the sweepstak
WFMY NEWS 2 (NC)
added Jun 7, 2012 10:18
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[Canada] Judge orders Dundarave cigar shop owner to butt out

The owner of a high-end jewelry and cigar store in Dundarave has been handed a permanent injunction by a B.C. Supreme Court justice to stop him and his clients from smoking cigars indoors, an activity that neighbouring business owners have complained ab
North Shore News (ca)
added Jul 14, 2015 20:58
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[New York] RIA Gets $3 Million to Continue Studying Children Exposed to Cigarette Smoke

The University at Buffalo's Research Institute on Addictions has received a $3 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) to study the behavioral and biological differences between children exposed to cigarette smoking and those not e
University of Buffalo
added Jul 18, 2012 03:33
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[Canada] Make more apartments smoke-free, group tells government

The Clean Air Coalition of B.C. is calling on the provincial government to increase the supply of 100 percent smoke-free apartments and condos. Clean Air Coalition director Jack Boomer says too many people live with second-hand smoke because apartment a
CBC News (ca)
added Jun 10, 2016 12:21
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[Trinidad And Tobago] ALI: Call to restrict use of e-cigarettes

The WHO report was published ahead of a meeting involving all countries that have signed up to an international convention on tobacco control. TT is more than likely to attend that meeting in October, when new global guidelines could be agreed. In the
Newsday/Daily News (tt)
added Sep 4, 2014 13:09
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[Canada] AUDIO: Michael's Essay: Exploding the myth that second-hand smoke causes cancer | The Sunday Edition with Michael Enright

I have to ask why anti-smoking activists don't simply stick to the facts instead of alarming everybody with the assertion that passive smoke causes lung cancer when it clearly doesn't.
CBC News (ca)
added Jan 21, 2014 07:59
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[Canada] Back Chat

Readers weren't supportive of a request by the Krossa family of Maple Ridge for a new municipal bylaw that would ban smokers from allowing smoke to drift onto neighbouring properties. Smokers on private property should have rights, most said.
Vancouver (BC) Province
added Jul 19, 2012 14:10
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[Malaysia] ‘Say no to second-hand smoke’

Health Minister Datuk Seri Liow Tiong Lai urged Malaysians to exercise their right and not tolerate second-hand smoke in public places.
The Star (my)
added Jun 13, 2012 13:56
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[China] Gates spearheads anti-smoking push

the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has launched the first-ever anti-smoking social media campaign in China to raise public awareness, particularly of secondhand smoking. . . . "Say No to Forced Smoking"
China Daily (cn)
added Jun 9, 2012 11:40
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