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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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Germany's most populous state toughens smoking ban

Germany's most populous state is toughening a ban on smoking in bars and restaurants, closing loopholes in its five-year-old restrictions. North Rhine-Westphalia, a western region of about 18 million people that includes Cologne, Bonn, Duesseldorf and t
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 30, 2012 09:34
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[Canada] Patio smoking ban begins April 1

The smoking ban on patios at Winnipeg restaurants and bars is set to come into effect on April 1. In March, after a public engagement process, city council approved amendments to the outdoor smoking bylaw, which bans smoking on outdoor patios. The ban
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Mar 29, 2018 14:13
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[Canada] Almost time to butt out on Winnipeg patios

The city’s Standing Policy Committee on Protection, Community Services and Parks voted three to one Tuesday in favour of amending Winnipeg’s outdoor smoking bylaw to ban smoking on patios. Councillor Ross Eadie was the lone holdout voting against the ch
Global News (ca)
added Jan 10, 2018 05:20
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Patio smoking ban should be in place

People have a right to clean air. Even the Manitoba Restaurant and Foodservices Association said most of its members are on board with the proposed change. So let’s get it done.
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Sun (ca)
added May 19, 2017 21:01
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[Canada] MAHONEY: Where there’s “no smoking,” there’s fire

prohibiting smoking on outdoor bar/restaurant patios under the Smoke Free Ontario Act, came into effect. For Alexander Dolinin ...His petition is being circulated on Facebook, the street and at Hamilton bar/restaurants such as The Pheasant Plucker on Au
Hamilton (Ont) Spectator (ca)
added Mar 6, 2015 12:10
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[California] LETTER: GALLEGOS: Secondhand smoke drifts regardless of scale

The health of the citizens of Glendale has been sold out to private retail tobacco interests ... I hope voters will remember this action next spring when Friedman and Najarian are both up for reelection to the City Council.
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Jan 4, 2013 14:56
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ZUMER: The end of smoking as we know it

in seasons like this, it means standing outside in the freezing cold just waiting for your cigarette to burn down. I think smokers have been penalized enough, and I'm OK with running across some occasional smoke. It's kind of nostalgic, and it's a remin
Baltimore (MD) Sun
added Dec 10, 2012 15:56
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[North Dakota] Statewide Smoking Ban Burns Bar Owners

Vigen says she's already spent nearly 10-thousand dollars building her heated smoking shelter, and there's no way for her to recoup the money that will be spent making changes. However, she does say that overall, she's had more business since the smokin
KVLY TV 11 (Fargo, ND)
added Nov 21, 2012 04:37
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[Canada] Butt-out outdoors: Indoor smoking ban could extend to Winnipeg patios

Winnipeg was one of the first cities to hang a no smoking sign in all restaurants back in 2003, but is soon to be the very last to butt-out patio smoking. Coun. John Orlikow is among a few city councillors interested in extending smoking bans to patios, p
Metro (ca)
added May 21, 2017 19:55
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