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[California] Valley cities get failing grades for anti-smoking rules

Most of the Coachella Valley is failing in terms of efforts to protect citizens from exposure to tobacco smoke...Six of the valley's nine cities received failing grades in the association's latest annual report evaluating cities and the state on policies
Palm Springs (CA) Desert Sun
added Feb 7, 2016 21:50

Australia a smoke-free nation by 2025, next are sugary drinks

The rate of smoking will soon be nothing more than a statistical rounding error. But health campaigners are switching their attention to other targets.
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Feb 7, 2016 21:47

[Canada] FROM THE ARCHIVES 'Ugly Club' restaurant closes in 2003, blames smoking ban

People would line up to have owner Sam Saikaley insult them....Saikaley chalked it up to the city's new smoking laws. Two years earlier, Ottawa had banned smoking in restaurants, bars, pubs and even bingo halls.
CBC News (ca)
added Feb 7, 2016 21:38
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[Asia] Times of India Three TV stars participated in Celebrity Cricket League challaned for smoking at publ

The challaned celebrities are including TV actors Varun Badola, Karan and director Aproova Lakhia..."Police came to know about the violation of Section 4 of COTPA while smoking at the public place by three celebrities-cum-cricketers on February 5. The pi
Times of India
added Feb 7, 2016 21:36

[Asia, China] Anti-smoking volunteers assaulted in Beijing

An angry smoker in Beijing attacked two volunteers responsible for supervising the anti-smoking law and then escaped, Chinese language newspaper The Mirror reported. A man was found smoking inside Beijing Fortune Center, a landmark office building in the (cn)
added Feb 7, 2016 18:09

[Australia] Andrews faces backlash over 'confusing' outdoor smoking ban

Premier Daniel Andrews faces a backlash over plans to ban smoking in outdoor dining areas but not extend the policy to drinking spaces, despite new research suggesting businesses would not be hurt if a wider prohibition was introduced.
The Age (au)
added Feb 7, 2016 18:06

[California] VIDEO: People Behaving Badly: Smoking not allowed at Super Bowl City

When you enter the event, you agree to follow certain rules. But as Stanley shows, some people have a hard time with that. In this installment, Stanley catches people smoking in-and-around Super Bowl City.
KRON 4 (San Francisco, CA)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:51

[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Be careful where you smoke when travelling

Vehicle owners on road and stopping for a puff should ensure they are not smoking in a smoke-free zone.... "Most of them, 104 people, were caught smoking at Rest and Recreation (R & R) areas while 51 others at public transport terminals and 30 at petrol k
Sun Daily (my)
added Feb 7, 2016 17:39

[Asia, China] Confucius Tourist Attractions Ban Smoking

Visitors to Confucius tourist attractions need be aware of a smoking ban coming into effect on Saturday. Three venues - the Temple, the Family Mansion and the Cemetery of Confucius (551-479 BC), have banned smoking.
Xinhua Newswire
added Feb 7, 2016 17:32

[Pennsylvania] Smoking materials likely cause of Flight 93 memorial fire

Discarded smoking material is strongly suspected as the cause of a 2014 fire that struck the Flight 93 National Memorial, according to a report released Saturday... Investigators said a no-smoking policy wasn't effectively implemented or enforced
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 7, 2016 16:48
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