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[UK] Spice now half the price of tobacco in prisons, reveals Government report

At HMP Erlestoke near the Wiltshire town of Devizes, it said that combined with a smoking ban, the drug had helped fuel a sense of “hopelessness” among inmates.
The Independent (uk)
added Nov 8, 2017 16:51
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Lawmaker pushing to make the Utah State Capitol tobacco free

Rep. Bruce Cutler says it would ‘show we care about people’s health,’ but others say it could make life difficult for some state workers and Capitol visitors.
Salt Lake Tribune
added Nov 8, 2017 16:44
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[UK] County council will help fund no-smoking zones in Craven public places

North Yorkshire County Council is seeking to extend the number of public places where smoking is outlawed. Its public health team has launched a Smokefree Places Fund, with grants available to bodies permitted to impose the ban.
Craven Herald (uk)
added Nov 8, 2017 16:20
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[Australia] 'It's child abuse': Sydney mum calls for smoking ban around kids

Nina Belle, who runs the Judgy Mummy blog, decided to start a petition after she was left horrified when she witness three men smoking next to a toddler’s pram outside a shopping centre.
Yahoo!
added Nov 7, 2017 22:22
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[Canada] Edmonton festivals weigh in on if and where people will be able to inhale marijuana on their grounds when legalization rolls out

how Edmontonians will be able to smoke marijuana at festivals is still up in the air. The province’s proposed framework, in short, treats the inhalation of cannabis in public much like tobacco products, with the added caveat that it can’t be done near sc
Edmonton (Alb) Examiner (ca)
added Nov 7, 2017 22:19
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[Canada] EDITORIAL: Cannabis conundrum - where will smoking pot actually be allowed?

Think about it not as marijuana, but as smoke — and then think about just how complicated the federal, provincial and municipal regulation of the drug will be... Municipalities are waiting for provinces to bring down rules on marijuana use and sales to d
Truro (NS) Daily News (ca)
added Nov 7, 2017 19:29
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[Pennsylvania] 7 recommendations issued to make Penn State smoke-free

Alex Shockley remembers the last thing his uncle said to him before he died of lung cancer caused by smoking: “Make sure you and your friends and anyone you can tell never does this.” A Penn State senior and student body vice president of the University
State College (PA) Centre Daily Times
added Nov 7, 2017 19:27
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[UK] Oldham Liberal Democrat Leader Howard Sykes urges council to make play areas in the borough smoke free

OLDHAM'S Liberal Democrat Leader is urging the council to make play areas in the borough smoke free. Councillor Howard Sykes, Leader of the Opposition on Oldham Council, has written to the Leader of the Council, Councillor Jean Stretton, after it was pr
Oldham Times (uk)
added Nov 7, 2017 19:09
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[UK] GRANGETOWN PRIMARY CHILDREN TACKLING SECOND HAND SMOKE

Hitting shops and businesses in Grangetown, the Year 6 pupils have made handmade signs for shops to display, requesting people not to smoke directly outside the premises. The aim is to stop children being exposed to smoke when entering the shops.
North East Connected (uk)
added Nov 7, 2017 19:05
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CASTRUCCI: How Health Policy Can Help Amazon Find a Prime Location

CityHealth is a package of policies that experts say can help millions of people live longer, healthier lives in vibrant, prosperous communities...tobacco 21 to further curb tobacco use among young adults ... clean indoor air policies to protect non-smoke
Huffington Post (blog)
added Nov 7, 2017 03:55
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