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[Korea - South] Smoker’s use of neutral zones leads to debate

The place where Kim had an argument is what smokers call a “smoking point,” where most office workers come and smoke...when they smoke in that alleyway, the smell of cigarette smoke wafts over to nearby restaurants. Because most alleys are only about 5 me
Joong Ang Ilbo (kr)
added Aug 10, 2016 18:36
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[Massachusetts] Smokey Joe's Cigar Lounge, residents clash over smoking permit in downtown Springfield

located on the ground floor of the McIntosh Condominiums on Chestnut Street, has local and state permits to allow smoking by its members and guests, but the condominium association is opposed to renewal, saying they are harmed by second-hand smoke.
Springfield (MA) Union-News and Sunday Republican
added Aug 10, 2016 18:32
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[Michigan] Involuntary secondhand smoke exposure high in multi-unit housing

health department, said that in Branch, Hillsdale and St. Joseph counties there are about 7,400 multi-dwelling units – places where two or more families live in a single building or complex. “This represents about 11 percent of the counties’ housing unit
Coldwater (MI) Daily Reporter
added Aug 10, 2016 18:29
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[New York] A Tour of John Derian’s East Village Bedroom

The walls have a wonderful aged look. That’s nicotine. The woman who lived here for decades was a chain smoker, so there’s this amazing patina, because it’s dust and dirt and nicotine everywhere. It’s all kind of a mistake.
New York Times
added Aug 10, 2016 11:34
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[Canada] Pot-smoking neighbour complaint is about courtesy: Ethically Speaking

you shouldn’t have to endure purple haze drifting across your front lawn, any more than you should put up with a neighbour’s tobacco smoke, McDonald’s wrappers or beer bottles. Pot smokers need to understand that we are entering a sensitive new phase in
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Aug 9, 2016 02:36
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[Illinois] Businessman acquitted in attack on longtime judge in Daley Plaza

Judge James Obbish appeared to blame Judge Arnette Hubbard for failing to move after David Nicosia complained about her smoking near him as they both stood in Daley Plaza in July 2014. The judge also questioned Hubbard's credibility after she presented
Chicago Tribune
added Aug 5, 2016 20:04
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[Illinois] Man acquitted of hate crime and spitting, slapping black judge

A Cook County judge on Wednesday acquitted an Edgewater man...She should have moved when Nicosia told her that she was being rude for smoking so close to him while he was on a conference call on a nearby bench, the judge said. But Obbish also said he wa
Chicago Sun-Times
added Aug 5, 2016 20:03
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[UK] Peter Lee

Lee worked until 1979 for the Tobacco Research Council,[1] after which he became a consultant. He has been frequently funded by tobacco companies undermine scientific studies linking health risks to tobacco use.
TobaccoTactics.org (University of Bath Department for Health) (uk)
added Aug 5, 2016 18:44
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Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and lung cancer: A systematic review

Conflict-of-interest statement: Lee PN, Director of P.N. Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd., is an independent consultant in statistics and an advisor in the fields of epidemiology and toxicology to a number of tobacco, pharmaceutical and chemical companie
World Journal of Meta-Analysis
added Aug 5, 2016 18:37
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[UK] Effort to stop smoking in children’s play parks launched in the city

They are areas where children should be playing and getting active - not breathing in lethal fumes. That is the message from children in dozens of Norwich play areas where 85 signs have been erected discouraging parents from smoking. The initiative is
Norwich Evening News (uk)
added Aug 5, 2016 12:57
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