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[Kansas] Citizen’s petition calls for smoking ban on Massachusetts Street

Lawrence software developer Mike DuPont says he is sick of walking on Massachusetts Street and smelling like cigarette smoke when he gets home. He especially doesn't want to expose his 2-month-old baby to it. So he recently started an online petition to
Lawrence (KS) Journal-World
added Jul 29, 2014 12:43
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[Maryland] E-Cigarettes Cloud Schools' Anti-Smoking Policies

Though many specialty “vape shops” will not sell electronic cigarettes to minors, independent sellers like eBay make it possible for children under 18 to purchase these products. Vic Vega, the owner of Vapor Villa in Catonsville, Md., maintains that his
Education Week
added Jul 29, 2014 10:48
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[Nebraska] COPUR: E-cigarettes more of a foe than a friend

The best advice for smokers is to stop using any form of tobacco and/or nicotine as soon as possible. Smokers who want to quit can try stopping on their own with or without other guidance. They can also try one or more of the options that can help them q
Grand Island (NE) Independent
added Jul 29, 2014 10:18
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[South Carolina] Group holding workshop on smoke-free policy for multifamily property owners - Post and Courier

The Smoke-Free Lowcountry Coalition will hold a free workshop 6-7:30 p.m. Aug. 5 on making multi-unit housing smoke-free. The workshop will cover the process of adopting a smoke-free policy.
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jul 29, 2014 09:47
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[Kentucky] A Smoke Free Road Trip to Fancy Farm

Advocates of a statewide smoke-free workplace law are hoping Kentuckians will be seeing fewer indoor ashtrays by 2015, as they promote proposed indoor smoking ban legislation around the commonwealth this week.
Public News Service (PNS)
added Jul 29, 2014 09:46
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Merseyside restaurant believed to be the first in the UK to ban smoking from their beer garden

Complaints from customers leads Barbacoa in Crosby to make their outside dining area smoke free
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Jul 29, 2014 09:37
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France to ban electronic cigarettes from all public places and subject them to the same tight rules as tobacco

The move has sparked outrage among sellers and users of the battery-powered devices which contain liquid nicotine that is turned into a vapor when inhaled. Health Minister Marisol Touraine confirmed reports that a ban would go ahead on France’s Europe 1
World Observer Online
added Jul 29, 2014 02:10
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[Australia] LEYONHJELM: E-cigarettes at mercy of bureaucrats who ban by default

But it is illegal to sell e-cigarettes with nicotine in Australia, because no one has asked the TGA to deem them to be quitting devices. And it is illegal, at least in some Australian states, to sell e-cigarettes to deliver non-nicotine flavours, because
Australian Financial Review (au)
added Jul 29, 2014 02:02
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[Texas] Here's where you can still smoke in Houston

This week word came that Houston’s public parks, golf courses and pools will be smoke-free zones come September. Parks and Recreation Department Director Joe Turner announced the new policy at a City Council Quality of Life Committee meeting Wednesday.
Houston (TX) Chronicle
added Jul 29, 2014 01:53
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[Asia, Saudi Arabia] E-cigarette ban sought: Decades of education against smoking at risk

A prominent professor at King Saud University (KSU) has called for a ban on the sale of e-cigarettes, especially to those under the age of 18. Sultan Ayoub Meo, a professor at the KSU’s College of Medicine, told Arab News on Friday that e-cigarette smoki
Arab News (sa)
added Jul 29, 2014 01:51
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