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[Canada, USA, New York] No smoking in the movies

Nasty weather conditions had no effect on this group of proud Canadians as they prepared to head onto the Rainbow Bridge in Niagara Falls... The idea was to have more than 150 youth from Ontario and New York State meet in the middle of the bridge and for
Niagara Falls (ON) Review (ca)
added Feb 22, 2015 12:39
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[Nebraska] Cigar bar bill should pass court's muster, experts say

An effort to allow for smoking in cigar bars would likely hold up in court if it passes the Legislature, according to a legal expert from the University of Nebraska. But that's a big if. Sen. Ernie Chambers of Omaha has said he'll likely filibuster any
Lincoln (NE) Journal Star
added Jan 27, 2015 00:40
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[Canada] A Decade of Progress Toward A Smoke-Free Ontario: Helping Ontarians Lead Healthier, More Active Lives

This week is National Non-Smoking Week, and today is Weedless Wednesday. To mark the occasion, Ontario is recognizing the top 10 achievements of its Smoke-Free Ontario Strategy:
Ontario, Canada (ca)
added Jan 25, 2015 01:07
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Smoking Banned in Federal Prisons

Smoking in federal prisons will soon be a thing of the past, thanks to new regulations from the Federal Bureau of Prisons (BOP). The moratorium applies to any tobacco products not authorized for religious purposes and extends to prison staff and visitor
Guardian Liberty Voice
added Dec 8, 2014 18:13
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[Luxembourg] Smokers lighting up less since smoking ban

The TNS-ILReS survey polled 509 Luxembourg residents aged 16 and above over the phone on their smoking habits and their perceptions nine months after the ban came into force. Publishing the findings on Monday, Luxembourg's Health Ministry found that 12
Luxemburger Wort (lu)
added Nov 24, 2014 15:14
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Russian Parliament Considers Revising Smoking Ban in Airports, Train Stations

revising the country’s anti-smoking laws, which would reintroduce smoking rooms and special outdoor smoking areas in the country’s airports and train stations, Rossiyskaya Gazeta has reported.
RT TV / TV Novosti (ru)
added Oct 29, 2014 13:18
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[Canada] E-cigarettes to be banned in public indoor places in Nova Scotia

The use of e-cigarettes will be banned from use in indoor public places with changes to existing tobacco legislation, the government of Nova Scotia announced Friday. Health Minister Leo Glavine said the government wants to change the definition of smoke
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 24, 2014 13:05
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[Canada] Vancouver poised to ban e-cigarettes from beaches, parks, patios (with poll)

is proposing a ban on e-cigarettes everywhere tobacco smoking is prohibited. That includes beaches, parks, the seawall, public golf courses, bus shelters, patios and within six metres of any door or window into a building. Council is scheduled to vote o
Metro (ca)
added Sep 27, 2014 14:56
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Higher cigarette taxes and stronger smoke-free policies may reduce alcohol consumption

A new study has found that increases in state cigarette prices and restrictions on indoor smoking can lead to decreases in state per capita consumption of beer and spirits, but not wine.
EurekAlert
added Sep 23, 2014 19:18
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[New York] Doctor fired employee for smoking at home: suit

A Brooklyn woman claims she was fired from her job in a doctor’s office after one of the physicians saw a picture on Instagram of her lighting up, according to a lawsuit. Philipa Quito, 36, says her bosses at Doc Care, a medical office in Ridgewood, Quee
New York Post
added Sep 21, 2014 05:32
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