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[UK] Debauchery at 37,000ft: Passengers on Gumball 3000 flight swig vodka, smoke and have drunken pillow fight as one strips naked and straddles another man

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 13:13

[Canada] Canadian resort of Whistler bans smoking in ENTIRE ski village including on slopes, lifts and hiking trails (but staff get an extra year to 'adjust to the new policy')

One of the world's premier ski resorts is set to ban smoking across the whole site. Starting on May 31 to promote World No Tobacco Day, Whistler Blackcomb in Canada is introducing a new smoke-free policy. Smoking will be prohibited on lift lines, chairli
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 13:03

[UK] Almost 90,000 children spared illness by smoking ban: 11,000 fewer a year admitted to hospital with lung infections since law was introduced

Smoking inside public buildings - including restaurants, train stations and pubs - was banned throughout England in June 2007. Analysis of hospital admissions data shows a dramatic drop in the number of children treated for serious breathing problems in
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 12:58
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[Asia] Beijing Will Implement Historic Smoke-Free Law on Monday, Setting Example for all of China

Beijing’s law sets a powerful example for all of China, which is the world’s largest producer and consumer of cigarettes and faces a growing public health crisis as a result. China is home to the largest number of smokers in the world – about 300 million
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 29, 2015 12:36
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[Russia] Drinking in a public park in Moscow? Your name could end up on a ‘board of shame.’

“The photo shows a concrete fact. It will be photographic reportage, not a portrait of a person...the pictures would show the person caught red-handed in the act of smoking/drinking/letting their dog poop. The organizers would not post the accused perpetr
The Washington Post
added May 29, 2015 11:30

[New York] Letter: Smoking ban should apply to apartments

Write to the governor and local senators and representatives and ask them to include bans against smoking and its secondhand smoke effects in multi-family apartments. Contact the American Lung Association for more information to help you “clean the indoo
Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added May 29, 2015 11:30

[Vermont] LETTER: Protecting whom?

Montpelier Mayor John Hollar know he has “not suffered a secondhand smoke problem” despite the fact that he spends “a lot of time” in downtown Montpelier...also asked if by enacting a ban the city would want to protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke or
(Barre, VT) Times Argus
added May 29, 2015 09:50

[Kentucky] EDITORIAL: Calling more Smokebusters

The team — made up of seven fourth-graders — researched, drafted and successfully advocated for a smoke-free ordinance that the Middlesboro City Council enacted ... Is there any way we could get them to Frankfort?
Lexington (KY) Herald-Leader
added May 29, 2015 09:48

[Australia] SA prisons to become smoke-free

Adelaide Remand Centre will become smoke free from March next year in a pilot program with other facilities to follow. Prisoners and staff who smoke will get help to quit through nicotine replacement therapy, education and increased fitness and recreation
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 29, 2015 09:27
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[UK] Crackdown launched to prevent smoking outside Wirral Council buildings

SMOKERS are to be banned from lighting-up anywhere within the boundaries of all Wirral Council buildings. The new crackdown will apply to all staff, visitors, contractors and members of the public. Existing rules over the use of electronic cigarettes
This is Wirral (Wirral Globe) (uk)
added May 29, 2015 09:25
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