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[Massachusetts] Boston Common 4/20 vape-out will protest public smoking ban

This year, Cann and community have banded together to demand a repeal of the fine for smoking in public. “This is a young persons issue,” says Cann. “This is a class issue. This is a race issue.” It’s not just about cannabis this year, he says, it’s abou
BDCWire (Boston Globe)
added Apr 18, 2014 20:56
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[California] AUDIO: LA's e-cigarette ban takes effect tomorrow; What you need to know

Where is smoking e-cigarettes not allowed? Basically anywhere that smoking regular cigarettes is not allowed. This includes indoor workplaces, restaurants, bars and nightclubs. They're also banned in Los Angeles City parks, on its beaches, and in public
89.3 KPCC Southern California Public Radio
added Apr 18, 2014 20:47
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E-Cigarettes Light Up Controversy Among Employers

The arguments for allowing e-cigarettes in the workplace are few in number, and all things considered, pale in comparison to the reasons for prohibiting them in that environment. Proponents of e-cigarettes point out there is no proof of associated healt
Mondaq
added Apr 18, 2014 15:14
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[Uae: Dubai] Dubai Restaurant Zuma Bans Cigar Smoking

Dubai-based Japanese restaurant Zuma has confirmed that guests will be banned from smoking cigars in its bar and lounge areas in the evenings, effective immediately. The restaurant, located at the Dubai International Financial Centre, already prohibits
Gulf Business (ua)
added Apr 18, 2014 12:26
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[Ireland] Minister defends delay in pasage of anti-smoking Bill

Minister for Health James Reilly has defended the delay in the passage of legislation to prevent smoking in vehicles when children are present. Dr Reilly said care had to be taken with the legislation because of the power of the smoking lobby and its pot
Irish Times (ie)
added Apr 18, 2014 12:24
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[Illinois] Bill to stomp out smoking on campuses

The Smoke Free Campus Act would prohibit smoking on campuses effective July 1, including offices, residences halls and outdoor areas. However, areas such as enclosed laboratories not open to the public, where smoking is necessary for medical or scienti
The Daily Eastern News-Eastern Illinois Universty Paper
added Apr 18, 2014 10:11
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[Michigan] Goodbye, Tobacco

Patrick Reynolds, son of R.J. Reynolds, founder of the second largest to­bacco company in the U.S., reso­nate. He spoke on campus Tuesday, April 8, and praised NMU’s new tobacco-free policy. In the fall, NMU will join 24 other colleges or universities i
The North Wind (Northern Michigan University)
added Apr 18, 2014 10:10
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[New York] Binghamton Housing Authority Goes Smoke Free

No smoking is allowed inside of apartments at the Carlisle and Saratoga housing complexes. Residents or visitors who want to smoke must now be 25 feet away from the buildings. A building at North Shore Towers is also smoke free. After three violations,
WIVT/WBGH NewsChannel 34 (Binghamton, NY)
added Apr 18, 2014 10:09
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SUPREME COURT OF KENTUCKY ORAL ARGUMENT CALENDAR THURSDAY, APRIL 10, 2014 BULLITT FISCAL COURT, ETC., ET AL. V. BULLITT COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH (2013-SC-023-DG) (PDF)

Appellants' Brief / Appellee's Brief / ... "... Issues include whether a county board of health has the authority to impose a county-wide ban on tobacco smoking without prior legislative action by a fiscal court or municipality, whether KRS § 212.230)1)(
Kentucky.gov
added Apr 17, 2014 16:45
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[West Virginia] Community Voiced Opinions About Proposed Smoking Ban

Berkeley County residents and business owners voiced their opinions on the county's proposed clean air ordnance Wednesday evening. "We're against smoking in the workplace and public areas because it harms people and affects the heath of everyone around t
WHAG-TV NBC25 - Your4State.com (Hagerstown, MD)
added Apr 17, 2014 10:14
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