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Bill would ban smoking in vehicles with minors in Alabama

On Thursday, the Alabama House Judiciary Committee will consider Hollis' bill. It would make it a violation punishable by a fine of up to $100 to smoke in a vehicle with a minor, which means anybody under 19.
AL.com
added Jan 18, 2018 06:58
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Can Landlords Ban Legal Cannabis? Here’s What the Law Says

“It got to point that the cleaning help refused to clean the hallway as the smell was so strong,” Lebow told Leafly, noting that his complaints didn’t bring the results he hoped for. “I tried with six different property managers over the course of sever
Leafly
added Jan 18, 2018 06:55
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[Indiana] Fishers Bans Vaping, Chewing Tobacco In City Parks, Public Buildings

The ordinance passed Tuesday by the Fishers City Council prohibits the use of e-cigarettes and chewing tobacco in public places like schools, parks and libraries.
WIBC 91.3 FM (Indianapolis, IN)
added Jan 18, 2018 01:58
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Restaurant Bans Have Big Impact on Smoking Rates

Smoking bans in U.S. eateries appear to have helped reduce overall smoking rates, especially among people with higher levels of education, the researchers reported. The study authors analyzed 25 years of data on young and middle-aged smokers in the Unit
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Jan 17, 2018 20:26
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DANA POINT, CALIF. PASSES CITYWIDE SMOKING BAN

city council approved the second reading of an ordinance Tuesday night. It passed by a 3-2 vote. The ban applies to all public places and places of employment, with the only two exemptions being private residences and vehicles. It is designed to eliminat
HalfWheel
added Jan 17, 2018 19:59
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DEBATE: Should vaping be banned in pubs?

Some research on the issue revealed that no laws were being broken as vaping is not covered by the Irish smoking ban. A number of TDs have been campaigning for a vaping ban in all public indoor areas in order to bring it into line with the smoking ban.
Connaught Telegraph (ie)
added Jan 17, 2018 19:58
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[Missouri] Housing Authority implements non-smoking policy

Since implementing a residential non-smoking policy earlier this month, the Jefferson City Housing Authority is educating residents and non-residents where they can and cannot smoke. Housing Authority Executive Director Cynthia Quetsch said while it has
Jefferson City (MO) News Tribune
added Jan 17, 2018 19:55
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Pregnant women in NC exposed to less secondhand nicotine after 'smoking ban'

study from Duke Health has found pregnant women experienced less secondhand smoke exposure since the 2009 passage of the 'smoking ban' in North Carolina, which outlawed smoking inside public places such as bars and restaurants. The research was published
Medical Xpress (PhysOrg.com)
added Jan 17, 2018 20:37
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[Colorado] VIDEO: Aurora Girl Scouts propose new smoking law for the city

An Aurora Girl Scout troop is proposing a law for the city -- prohibiting smoking in cars with minors ages 18 and under inside. Girl Scout Troop No. 60789 proposes that it comes with a $150 fine that would be raised by $50 for each offense, and a minimu
KXRM Fox 21 / KXTU CW 57
added Jan 17, 2018 09:09
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[Massachusetts] EDITORIAL: Educators, parents must catch up to vaping trends

Encouragingly, educators are updating school policy to make it clear that e-cigarettes are barred on school grounds, and that using them carries consequences. Schools have also worked to educate parents, letting them know their children may be at risk.
Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jan 17, 2018 08:46
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