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[Thailand] Airport smoking rooms 'should go'

Anti-smoking campaigners on Tuesday urged international airports in Thailand to close the smoking lounges, citing health dangers to non-smokers from second-hand smoke. Nipapan Kungsakulniti of the Public Health Faculty, Mahidol University, said second-h
Bangkok Post (th)
added May 7, 2013 08:54

[Australia] Parramatta Council overturns smoking ban in alfresco dining areas

PARRAMATTA councillors have overturned a ban on smoking in alfresco dining areas, taking anti-smoking campaigners by surprise. It was a move no-one saw coming as Liberal councillors raised it at the end of last night's meeting as a suspension of standin
Daily Telegraph/Sunday Telegraph (au)
added Feb 26, 2013 14:43

[North Dakota] Smoking Shelters Violate New State Law

The new statewide anti-public smoking ordinance went into effect in North Dakota on December 6th. And Bismarck city leaders say outside smoking shelters that were built to give smokers a place to light up are technically illegal.
KQCD-TV (Dickinson, ND)
added Jan 9, 2013 11:38

Smoking lounge innovation

Pioneering the concept of contemporary smoking lounges While about a quarter of the 2.4 billion people who travel by air every year are smokers, smoking bans have restricted where these travelers are able to smoke, particularly once through passport cont
Japan Tobacco International (JTI) (jp)
added Dec 17, 2012 17:07

[New Jersey] N.J Devils to Charlie Sheen: We have a smoking balcony

The Devils reached out to Sheen on Twitter after the actor was not allowed to re-enter the Staples Center for game 4 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
added Jun 9, 2012 22:55

[Colorado] Editorial: Punitive ban on smoking at DIA

Closure of the airport's smoking lounges punishes smokers, but it doesn't protect the public at large.
Denver (CO) Post
added Jun 2, 2012 22:18

[South Dakota] EDITORIAL: Administration is overstepping its boundaries in regards to tobacco ban

The Collegian Editorial Board feels the university’s decision to ignore Students’ Association’s vote and pass an all-tobacco ban is administrative overreach... All this policy will manage to accomplish is alienating tobacco and E-Cigarette users from the
South Dakota State University (SDSU) Collegian
added Aug 31, 2017 16:05

[Asia, Japan] Health ministry unveils draft proposal to crack down on secondhand smoke ahead of 2020 Olympics

Under a draft proposal the Health, Labor and Welfare Ministry compiled Wednesday, smoking will be completely banned indoors at public facilities such as stadiums, government offices and welfare institutions. At schools and medical facilities where minors
Japan Times (jp)
added Oct 13, 2016 17:24

Poll: Most Want Compromise on Michigan Smoking Ban / Michigan group proposes amendment to “one of the strictest smoking bans in existence.”

86% want a compromise on Michigan’s statewide smoking ban, according to a recent poll conducted by Ban the Ban Michigan. “We already knew this law was unpopular,” says group spokesperson Sheri Woody, who owns the City Lounge in Romulus. “Now our poll sho
PR MediaRelease
added Apr 4, 2016 15:44

[Canada] Quebec cracks down on patio smoking, e-cigarettes

Businesses such as restaurants and bars that repeatedly allow customers to smoke on their terrasses could face fines of $100,000. The law passed unanimously in the province's National Assembly on Thursday.
CBC News (ca)
added Nov 27, 2015 15:17
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