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[Cyprus] Thousands caught smoking illegally

OVER 2,000 people have been reported for illegally smoking in public spaces indoors, according to a two month police campaign in cooperation with the health services. Aimed at encouraging people to implement the law and raise awareness, police conducte
Cyprus Mail (cy)
added Jul 1, 2015 22:43
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[Cyprus] Thousands caught smoking illegally

OVER 2,000 people have been reported for illegally smoking in public spaces indoors, according to a two month police campaign in cooperation with the health services. Aimed at encouraging people to implement the law and raise awareness, police conducte
Cyprus Mail (cy)
added Jul 1, 2015 22:43
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[Australia] ARCHIVE: CHAPMAN: Prisoners should be free to smoke outside

Prisoners, by definition, have their liberties severely restricted. Some people think it's OK to remove one of prisoners' few remaining freedoms: to smoke outdoors. These people would be horrified if such a policy was extended to their neighbours or frie
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jul 1, 2015 22:40
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[Australia] Smoking ban 'at the heart' of the riot at a Melbourne prison where 300 armed inmates set fires and tore down fences

Victoria's Corrections Commissioner Jan Shuard said the smoking ban being rolled out across the prison was believed to be the main reason why prisoners started the riot. 'It was probably likely at the heart of why prisoners caused this disruption yesterd
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 1, 2015 22:39
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[Canada] Calgary councillors snuff out use of e-cigarettes in public places

City councillors voted on Monday to approve a bylaw restricting the use of e-cigarettes in public places. Effective immediately, Calgarians can’t use e-cigs anywhere they wouldn’t be allowed to smoke, such as workplaces, public buildings, playgrounds and
GlobalTV (ca)
added Jul 1, 2015 22:37
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[New Jersey] Smoking ban going into effect for Millville's public housing, officials say

At the 498 public housing units — split across seven properties — operated by the Millville Housing Authority (MHA), smoking will be banned from not only inside the residences but outside on balconies and porches as well.
NJ.com
added Jul 1, 2015 16:57
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[UK] Tobacco harm reduction in people with serious mental illnesses

a strong ethical case exists for the provision of harm reduction advice as one of the options offered to smokers with serious mental illnesses. Such advice, if followed, will reduce the substantial harms that these people will be affected by if they cont
The Lancet (uk)
added Jul 1, 2015 16:27
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[New York] TRUTH® CELEBRATES SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY MOVE TO TOBACCO-FREE

Syracuse University officially became a tobacco-free campus today. The award-winning truth campaign is celebrating this victory in a new online video and launching an online petition... Targeting college campuses makes sense: 94 percent of smokers start b
American Legacy Foundation
added Jul 1, 2015 15:26
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[Oregon] City answers questions on smoking ban

As of July 1, smoking and vaping is prohibited on all city of Hillsboro property, including the Civic Center Plaza in downtown Hillsboro and city-owned parking lots. The Hillsboro City Council adopted an ordinance April 21 that prohibits smoking, with a
Hillsboro (OR) Tribune
added Jul 1, 2015 15:18
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[Asia, Singapore] Man filmed smoking on train identified: SMRT

SINGAPORE: One of two men caught on video smoking on an MRT train has been identified and issued a Notification of Offence, said transport operator SMRT in a statement on Wednesday (Jul 1). In the video, which was picked up by local media in mid-June, t
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Jul 1, 2015 15:17
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