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[Asia-pacific, Japan] EDITORIAL: LDP should back Tokyo chapter’s lead on indoor smoking ban

But it is hard to believe the LDP is so foolish as to dupe voters in Tokyo to win the election. There is no reason why what the party can do in Tokyo cannot be done on a national level. The LDP’s Tokyo chapter should make serious efforts to persuade th
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Jun 1, 2017 18:14
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[UK] Landlord of Leeds pub stubs out smoking in beer garden

A pub landlord in Meanwood is promising his beer garden will be a breath of fresh air for families in north Leeds after making it a smoke-free zone. Scott Westlake has decided to take the controversial step of stubbing out smoking at the Myrtle Tavern’s b
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Jun 1, 2017 17:44
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[Czech Republic, Europe] Czech Restaurants, Bars Go Smoke-Free After Years of Debate

The ban, which applies to inside areas of bars and restaurants as well as public places like cinemas, theaters and sports venues, was approved by Parliament following years of heated debate and signed by President Milos Zeman, a chain smoker. Unlike mos
AP - Associated Press
added May 31, 2017 16:53
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[Canada] Smoking bylaw change 'long overdue', says Saskatchewan Lung Association

Following city council’s vote to approve the expanded smoking bylaw, which will ban smoking and vaping on restaurant and bar patios and in all city-owned public spaces, Jennifer May with the Saskatchewan Lung Association was all smiles.
Regina (Sas) Leader-Post (ca)
added May 30, 2017 23:32
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[Canada] Regina city council votes to ban smoking on patios and public places

After some debate, Regina city council unanimously passed a bylaw to ban smoking and vaping on patios, playgrounds and other outdoor public spaces. During the council meeting on Monday night, the city discussed several amendments, including a request for
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added May 31, 2017 00:14
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Why Canada's cannabis community needs vapour lounges

“Once legalization comes in, where are people supposed to smoke? In the park, or are they expected to go to an alleyway? Vapour lounges are a much more civilized way of dealing with a problem," says Abi Roach, founder of Hot Box Café.
NOW Magazine (ca)
added May 27, 2017 14:35
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[Oregon] Evolution of Marijuana Industry Creates Wealth of Opportunity for Companies With Foresight and Action

In Oregon, the City of Portland is backing cannabis businesses in lobbying for a bill that would permit marijuana consumption at licensed lounges, similar to tobacco smoking patios. These are only the latest in a wave of headline-making happenings relate
PR Newswire
added May 24, 2017 23:42
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[Maryland] Rockville council votes to make outdoor dining and drinking smoke-free

The Rockville City Council voted 4-to-1 Monday night to prohibit smoking or vaping in open-air sections of restaurants and bars, becoming only the second Maryland locality to mandate smoke-free outdoor drinking and dining. Rockville joined LaPlata in Ch
Washington Post
added May 23, 2017 12:35
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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] City's patio smokers may be told to butt out

While it’s clear second-hand smoke is carcinogenic and bad for your health, the councillor said he’d like to see more research and consultation before Winnipeg decides whether or not to update bylaws to ban smoking on patios. Anecdotally, Pagtakhan said
Winnipeg (Manitoba) Free Press (ca)
added May 19, 2017 12:55
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