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[Canada] SHERRING: Winning the war on smoking

But in fact, though he heads up the city's health department, not even Levy could realize the incredible revolution going on between smokers and non-smokers. The non-smokers were in the vast majority, and they just didn't want the two groups separated i
Ottawa (Ont) Sun
added Apr 9, 2014 00:00
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Tobacco industry lobbying dismissed

from tobacco firms as it aims to further reduce smoking rates, the public health minister has said. Michael Matheson made the comments on No Smoking Day as he reaffirmed a pledge to create a "tobacco-free generation", with smoking rates under 5%, in the
Press Association (uk)
added Mar 12, 2014 12:09
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[Greece] Greek Attorney General Orders Strict Application of Anti-Smoking Law

has sent a circular to all the Procurator Generals of the country, in which she asks them to give all the appropriate directives to the competent authorities for the strict application of the anti-smoking law. In particular, the circular refers to the app
Greek Reporter
added Mar 12, 2014 01:05
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Bill to ban smoking in Kentucky dead, sponsor says

"It's died. It's dead," Rep. Susan Westrom, a Lexington Democrat, said of House Bill 173. "I've been told there aren't enough votes and we're just going to have to wait until next year. That came from the Governor's Office."
Louisville (KY) Courier-Journal
added Mar 7, 2014 02:40
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[Georgia] Smyrna Considers Banning Tobacco from Parks

The Smyrna City Council is considering a draft ordinance that calls for banning smoking in area parks. The idea first came after a number of residents complained about second-hand smoke from cigars and cigarettes.
WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added Mar 5, 2014 13:56
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[Lebanon] Jordan nargileh ban sparks public outcry

A ban on water pipes in restaurants and cafes has caused uproar in Jordan where $1 billion worth of tobacco goes up in smoke every year. Under a decision based on a 2008 law that was not previously enforced, the government has announced that by the end
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Feb 9, 2014 23:11
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[Georgia] BOR emphasizes health benefit in tobacco ban

When the Georgia Board of Regents meets next week, the Tobacco and Smoke-Free Campus policy that was introduced last month to the on Personnel and Benefits Committee will likely be brought before the full board.
Technique (Georgia Tech)
added Feb 7, 2014 12:30
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[California] LETTER: Blowing Smoke at a Smoke and Tobacco Free UCSB

A general consensus of students seems to agree: We should have a voice on matters like these. Because if the UC President has the authority to create a radical policy like this without any student consent, what policy is next to come?
Daily Nexus- UC Santa Barbara Student Newspaper
added Jan 18, 2014 02:04
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[Georgia] All talk, no vote: smoke ban policy to be determined

“The board and committee discussed that today — that will sit on the table for 30 days,” said John Millsaps, associate vice chancellor for media and publications for the Board of Regents. “The tentative plans for that policy and whatever will be final to
Red and Black (University of Georgia)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:49
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Former Chancellor of Germany Retains Wit and Smoking Habit at 95

In his supposed dotage in this country of rules, Mr. Schmidt enjoys a rare impunity. A heavy smoker, he does as no other mortal may: puff away anywhere, on television, at meetings, even, according to German journalists who have witnessed it, in Washingto
New York Times
added Dec 23, 2013 11:25
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