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[Ireland] Smoking bans make married people happier than anyone else

A study led by Dr Eugenio Zucchelli of Lancaster University looked at people’s own assessments of their psychological well-being both before and after the introduction of the bans in Scotland and England using a quasi-experimental design.
The Journal.ie (ie)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:26
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[California] KHAJEBAG: City smoking ordinance is a joke with harmful effects to people and their environment.

I have a new neighbor-tenant whom is attorney and knows the law, considering that he dose, he also been informed about the law, he is a heavy cigar smoking elderly man driving a Cadillac and I am sure he thinks that he is above the law, otherwise he woul
Santa Monica (CA) Observer
added Jan 2, 2018 03:24
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Recreational Pot Is Officially Legal in California

Californians voted for recreational use of the drug by a 57 to 43 percent margin in a November 2016 ballot initiative. The law prohibits smoking in public, although such bans are already commonplace in California cities.
New York Times
added Jan 2, 2018 03:03
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Smoke-Free Car Legislation and Student Exposure to Smoking

CONCLUSIONS: These findings support the legislative intent that public policies that are designed to protect children from exposure to smoking in vehicles will yield better adolescent health outcomes and a lower risk of future adolescent cigarette smokin
Pediatrics
added Jan 13, 2018 14:38
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California's cannabis freedom comes with rules

Generally, California law treats cannabis like alcohol. There's no smoking while driving. And, there's no smoking anywhere where tobacco is prohibited and now, users will be getting an earful from those who don't want to smell it or its second hand smoke
KTVU/BayInsider.com Fox Ch. 2 (Oakland, CA)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:32
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[Pennsylvania] VIDEO: New Smoking Ban In Effect At Wildwood, North Wildwood Boardwalks

As of Monday, it’s now illegal to light up on the boardwalks in Wildwood and North Wildwood. Both cities passed the smoking bans last year and asked people to voluntarily refrain from smoking before the law was in effect. City leaders decided to outlaw
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:21
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[New York] Banned in 2009, smoking continues at UB

The University at Buffalo banned smoking in 2009. But walk on campus on any given day, and you will see students, faculty and staff puffing in parking lots, lighting up on sidewalks and vaping at the entrances to some of the university's most heavily tr
Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 2, 2018 03:21
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[Africa, South Africa] Health issues that will take centre stage this year

The latest proposals will likely ban outdoor smoking in public places as well as indoor smoking in “public places” – among others, such as plain packaging on packets. Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi has made these propositions as his department continu
News24 (za)
added Jan 2, 2018 03:20
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[Oklahoma] GLANTZ: The passing of Richard Barnes

He went to war against big tobacco and was instrumental in getting the clean indoor air policy passed in Oklahoma that eliminated smoking in restaurants and public buildings in 2003
Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education (UCSF)
added Jan 11, 2018 02:53
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[Africa] Rwanda, Kenya ban shisha smoking following Tanzania’s lead

Rwanda and Kenya have banned shisha smoking, becoming the second and third African countries respectively to put bans in place. Tanzania was the first African country to implement a ban after President John Magufuli outlawed shisha smoking in July. Rwan
East African Monitor (uk)
added Dec 31, 2017 18:46
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