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[Ohio] University of Findlay going entirely tobacco-free

A tobacco-free policy that has applied only to indoor spaces will expand to include the entire campus. The university will also prohibit the use of all products that contain nicotine, such as those used for vaping, and devices used to consume nicotine.
The (Findlay, OH) Courier
added May 18, 2018 14:06
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Police Are Fining Parents $100 For Smoking With Their Kid In The Car, & Twitter Is Divided

The Virginia Beach Police Department recently tweeted a warning to parents after they issued a driver a $100 ticket for smoking with their kid in the car, and the comment section is bustling with some pretty lively debate. According to Scary Mommy, the ci
Romper
added May 18, 2018 05:08
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After smoking ban fails, Louisiana Senate OKs study on protecting against secondhand smoke

After failed attempts to pass a law that would ban smoking in casinos, bars and sports arenas statewide, an Acadiana legislator settled Thursday for a study on efforts to protect nonsmokers from secondhand smoke. House Concurrent Resolution 76 was approv
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added May 18, 2018 05:01
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[Asia-pacific, Singapore] KOON: Food handlers who smoke in kitchens passing on contaminants to consumers?

Firstly, is smoking allowed in commercial kitchens? If not, away from sight, who checks on the workers there? Secondly, what are the authorities such as the National Environment Agency doing with regards to smokers working in the food industry and servi
TODAYonline (sg)
added May 18, 2018 04:38
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Watch for smoke signals this Ramadan: UAE help is on the way

Right next to him there is a clear sign that says “NO SMOKING”. So you pull out your phone, open the new Ministry of Health (MOH) app and report him, and within seconds you see 2 security guards come and fine the perpetrator a hefty sum! This app filte
AME Info FZ LLC
added May 17, 2018 16:54
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Why can’t patients smoke marijuana in Florida? John Morgan pushes for answers today in court.

In dramatic testimony, two patients who treat their debilitating diseases with marijuana testified in court Wednesday that although they qualify to receive the drug legally, they are alive only because they break the law and smoke it. Diana Dodson of Le
Tampa Bay (FL) Online (TBO.com)
added May 17, 2018 16:35
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Judge to decide Florida ban on smokable medical marijuana

Gievers heard testimony Wednesday from two women with terminal illnesses challenging the state's ban on smoking cannabis. Voters approved a constitutional amendment in 2016 allowing the use of medical marijuana. The only mention of smoking in the amendme
AP - Associated Press
added May 18, 2018 04:40
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Should Florida let patients smoke medical marijuana? A judge will now decide

In dramatic testimony, two patients who treat their debilitating diseases with marijuana testified in court Wednesday that although they qualify to receive the drug legally, they are alive only because they break the law and smoke it.
Miami (FL) Herald
added May 17, 2018 16:31
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[New Jersey] Editorial: A welcome move toward smoke-free beaches

It’s time to get it done. We’ve known about the dangers of secondhand smoke for decades. There’s nothing left to debate. That didn’t stop former Gov. Chris Christie, however. He vetoed the last effort for a comprehensive ban by arguing that state govern
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added May 16, 2018 15:57
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[Texas] EDITORIAL: It took a while, but Fort Worth is clearing the air in city parks, too

We could say, “what’s taken so long?” Instead, we’re gonna say, “way to go!” Fort Worth city council members for voting to expand the ban on smoking in public places. This is a public health issue, and we’re thrilled our public officials are recognizin
Fort Worth (TX) Star-Telegram
added May 16, 2018 15:56
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