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[North Carolina] Craven board considers courthouse smoking ban

Craven County commissioners on Monday agreed that a draft resolution that would prohibit outside smoking on the courthouse grounds needs some tweaks, with several board members indicating they would like to come up with something less than a total ban to
New Bern (NC) Sun-Journal
added Apr 18, 2017 13:26
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[Michigan] Community members asking for smoking ban in downtown Eaton Rapids

Braatz owns an ice cream shop on Main St. in Eaton Rapids. He is a big part of the conversation to ban smoking in downtown. He started that conversation after he saw a 4-year-old have an asthma attack from second hand smoke. "To see an asthmatic child g
WSYM-TV FOX 47 (Lansing, MI)
added Mar 29, 2017 15:01
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[UK-Wales] Almost 60% of adults in Wales would allow smoking rooms in pubs and clubs

A Populus survey of more than 1,000 adults living in Wales found that 58 per cent of the public would allow smoking rooms, with only 37 per cent opposed to the idea.
FOREST (Freedom Organisation for the Right to Enjoy Smoking Tobacco)
added Mar 29, 2017 02:44
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[Japan] News Navigator: Are separate smoking spaces enough to stop secondhand smoke?

The Mainichi Shimbun answers some common questions readers may have about second-hand smoke and the effectiveness of separate smoking areas. Question: What are the dangers of secondhand smoke?
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Mar 18, 2017 19:13
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[Asia-pacific, China] Macau Casinos, Health Bureau Try to Find Common Ground on Smoking Lounge Issues

The Special Administrative Region of the People’s Republic of China is working alongside the city’s six major casino operators to determine the best regulations regarding smoking lounges. Since 2013, smoking has been banned inside casinos, except in desi
Casino.org
added Mar 14, 2017 15:47
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[Georgia (Country)] Georgia mulls public smoking ban

if Parliament adopts the bill, the legislation will not immediately come into force. The bill envisions a preparatory period, allowing bars, cafes, restaurants, casinos, clubs, and others to allocate special smoking areas until 1 January 2018. These secti
OC Media
added Feb 25, 2017 15:22
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[UK] Council unveils new yellow 'smoking zones' to cut down on litter in town

COLCHESTER Council has introduced two new smoking zones at 'hotspots' in town in a bid to cut down on litter. The dedicated smoking areas, marked out by a yellow line, are designed to help tackle littering and reduce the cost of cleaning in the town cent
Colchester Gazette (uk)
added Feb 22, 2017 16:25
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[Indiana] Tobacco Ban Proposed for ISU Campus

Tobacco-Free Blue is proposing a tobacco ban on ISU’s campus that wouldn’t just cover cigarettes. It would also include chewing tobacco and e-cigarettes. It would also mean designated smoking shacks would go away.
WTHI-TV (Terre Haute, IN)
added Jan 31, 2017 01:07
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] Nee Soon South estate to get 50 smoking points

To ensure second-hand smoke will not bother residents in public spaces, Nee Soon South grassroots organisations have built 42 designated smoking points near coffee shops and Housing Board blocks. Although smokers will not be penalised if they light up ou
Straits Times (sg)
added Jan 23, 2017 12:42
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[Asia, Pakistan] More than 402 awareness sessions conducted to control tobacco use

Tobacco Control Cell (TCC) of the Ministry of National Health Services has conducted more than 402 awareness and capacity building sessions for law enforcement... these included policy and legislation level interventions, ban on import of Sheesha (tobacco
APP (Associated Press of Pakistan) (pk)
added Jan 1, 2017 23:09
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