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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Anti-tobacco group chides Olympic minister over smoking areas for Tokyo 2020

The Japan Society for Tobacco Control released a statement on Aug. 10 demanding Shunichi Suzuki, the minister for the Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, retract a statement about allowing designated smoking areas rather than making the games smoke-free.
Mainichi Daily News (jp)
added Aug 11, 2017 14:14
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[Louisiana] Council member seeks to amend East Baton Rouge smoking ban before vote

A member of the East Baton Rouge Metro Council is backing a push to retool an anti-smoking ordinance before it is taken to a vote Wednesday. The proposal aims to ban smoking in all public places across the parish, including businesses like casinos and ba
WBRZ-TV (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Aug 8, 2017 20:01
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[Australia] LAKE: New smoking bans are riddled with loopholes

To appease the powerful Australian Hotels Association, the government compromised in its drafting of the new laws to allow smoking to continue in outdoor drinking areas. This has created a loophole for traders to exploit in popular dining strips througho
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 7, 2017 19:50
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[Australia] WHITE: It’s good it’s hard for smokers

As an asthmatic I would wake up with a rough cough from all the second-hand smoke, and my long hair would smell like Satan’s ashtray for at least a day. I say the smoking bans do not go quite far enough. If people want to spend a stupid amount of money
Shepparton (VIC) News (au)
added Aug 5, 2017 14:34
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[Australia] Melbourne restaurants will stop serving meals outside so customers can light up after strict anti-smoking laws came into effect

Strict new anti-smoking laws have angered the owners of some establishments... In order to get around the rules, some restaurant owners have decided to stop serving food at certain times of the day so their patrons can light up. The new law bans smokin
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 3, 2017 14:50
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[Australia] Smoking banned for outdoor dining

The Victorian government made the changes to ensure Victorians can enjoy a meal outside without being subjected to second-hand smoke. The ban will cover all outdoor dining areas at restaurants, cafes, take-away shops and licensed premises.
McIvor (VIC) Times (au)
added Aug 3, 2017 09:23
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[Australia] Smoking ban causes confusion

A newly introduced smoking ban, which covers all outdoor eating areas across Victoria, is causing confusion for business owners and patrons. Julie Brown, owner of the Rustik Cafe Wine Bar in Bridge St, says some people are confused as to how the ban wil
Shepparton (VIC) News (au)
added Aug 3, 2017 09:19
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[UK] Smoking banned from entire West College Scotland campus

Smoking - including e-cigarettes - will be banned from the entire campus from August 1, not just indoors, after receiving complaints from non-smokers and a litter problem outwith designated smoking areas. Smoking shelters will be removed, said the colleg
Clydebank Post (uk)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:06
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[Australia] Macedon Ranges plans to one up state smoking ban

Macedon Ranges council’s draft Smoke Free Outdoor Areas Policy is proposing a complete ban of smoking at venues that serve food and drink on council land. It would mean venues that have outdoor spaces only on the footpath would be forced to become 100 pe
Keilor Park (VIC) Star Weekly (au)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
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[Australia] The pub garden smoking ban: Cigarettes outlawed in outdoor dining areas across Victoria with fines of $777 for people who break the new rules

The new law means smokers aren't allowed to light one up at footpath dining areas, pub courtyards and beer gardens where food is being served. If they do, a smoker can be fined up to $777 where businesses can be fined more than $7700.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 1, 2017 17:28
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