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[Tennessee] All About Abby: Why are many smokers so rude?

All About Abby Question of the Week: Do you think smokers need to be more respectful of others when smoking outside in public places? Why or why not?
Johnson City (TN) Press
added May 19, 2015 14:48
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Surgeon General Calls Out Atlanta Airport’s Smoking Lounges

A tweet, posted by Dr. Vivek Murthy, shows him standing in front of an airport smoking lounge sign. His face is stoic. His thumb points down. The tweet reads:"#MadMen ended, and this should, too. World's busiest airport can be its healthiest. Make #ATL a
WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added May 19, 2015 08:48
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Number of Georgia bars and restaurants allowing smoking has doubled

Georgia's smoke-free law is not comprehensive. It allows restaurants and bars to permit smoking if they deny entry to people under the age of 18 and if designated smoking areas are outdoors or in enclosed private rooms with an independent air-handling sy
Medical News TODAY(UK)
added May 15, 2015 09:36
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Smoking Makes a Comeback in Georgia Bars, Restaurants

Under current laws, restaurants and bars in Georgia can allow smoking if they deny entry to people younger than 18 and if designated smoking areas are outdoors or in enclosed private rooms with independent ventilation systems. Between 2006 and 2012, the
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added May 14, 2015 12:28
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[Asia] Macau total smoking ban means no more casino smoking lounges

Secretary for Social Affairs and Culture Alexis Tam Chong Weng said Tuesday there would be no more smoking lounges in local casinos once a blanked smoking ban is implemented in the gaming industry. The policy secretary attended a Q&A session in the legis
Macau News (mo)
added May 14, 2015 01:17
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Miami International Airport Opens Smoking Lounge

Miami International Airport has joined the waning lot of U.S. airports that still provide designated smoking areas for its patrons. In March, the airport's TGI Fridays expanded its restaurant to include a glass-encased smoking area in the atrium across t
Cigar Aficionado
added May 14, 2015 00:14
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[Asia, Malaysia] Space for smokers sought

Health Ministry is gathering feedback this month on the proposal to set aside 40% of space in non-air-conditioned eateries for smokers, instead of a total ban. Ministry official Dr Nor Aryana Hassan said the suggestion by the Malaysia-Singapore Coffee Sh
The Star (my)
added May 10, 2015 08:57
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[Canada] VIDEO: Bar owner says Quebec bill banning terrasse smoking will hurt business

The owner of more than 40 bars and restaurants is predicting business will drop by as much as 15 per cent if Quebec goes ahead with a bill to ban smoking on outdoor patios. Bill 44 comes a decade after Quebec first prohibited smoking inside eating and dr
Canadian Press
added May 6, 2015 20:48
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[Canada] Human rights hearing granted for B.C. pot smoker who wants to puff weed at his local Legion

A medical-marijuana user who believes he has the right to puff weed in the designated smoking area of his local Legion can have his case heard by the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal.
Vancouver (BC) Province
added May 6, 2015 14:08
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[Canada] Quebec Targets E-Cigarettes, Smoking On Patios

Ten years after it prohibited smoking in bars and restaurants, Quebec has introduced sweeping legislation that would extend the ban to patios and subject increasingly popular e-cigarettes to the same rules as other tobacco products.
Canadian Press
added May 6, 2015 12:59
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