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[New York] New School Fails to Enforce Lang Courtyard Smoking Ban

the Vera List Courtyard. Smoking was banned in the space between the 11th and 12th Street buildings in Feb 2013. Four years have passed, but people are still lighting up. The ban was implemented because of staff and faculty concerns that smoke was enteri
New School Free Press
added Dec 6, 2017 03:35
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Correlates of compliance with national comprehensive smoke-free laws

The results point out to the need to invest minimal but essential enforcement resources given that national comprehensive smoke-free laws are self-enforcing in many but not all countries and sectors.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 6, 2017 00:24
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[Colorado] MORACZEWSKI: Council should protect clean air, not weaken downtown smoking rules

The Health District of Northern Larimer County 2016 Community Health Survey showed cigarette smoking rates in Fort Collins at an all time low of 8 percent. Weakening the smoke-free downtown rule supports the nicotine addiction of a small number, versus p
Fort Colliins (CO) Coloradoan
added Dec 5, 2017 23:56
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[Kentucky] Local Smoke-Free Laws Tied to Fewer Lung Cancer Cases

University of Kentucky researchers examined 20 years of data on new lung cancer cases among state residents aged 50 and older. The investigators then looked to see whether those with lung cancer lived in communities with strong, moderate or weak smoke-fr
HealthDay [HealthScout]
added Dec 5, 2017 23:51
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City Council listens to citywide smoking ban proposal

Dan Gray, of the Wabash County Tobacco Coalition, proposed that the council impose a “comprehensive” ordinance that would therein make the City of Wabash and its businesses smoke-free. “Our coalition is aggressively working at trying to (make the next ge
Paper of Wabash County (IN)
added Dec 5, 2017 23:44
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Smoking ban across the UK has made us happy! Married women with children have benefited the most from the landmark legislation introduced 10 years ago

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 5, 2017 18:16
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[Australia] City to tighten smoking laws

Smoking on Albany beaches and playgrounds could be prohibited in the next two years as the City of Albany plans to reduce exposure to second-hand tobacco smoke. Last year the City endorsed a public health plan which vowed to “reduce community exposure to
West Australian (au)
added Dec 5, 2017 13:50
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[North Carolina] Wilson Housing Authority to ban tobacco products

Quitting smoking may be the top New Year’s resolution for residents of Wilson’s public housing communities this year. Beginning Jan. 1, all Wilson Housing Authority properties will be tobacco-free.
Wilson (NC) Daily Times
added Dec 5, 2017 13:24
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[UK] Efforts to beat cancer hamstrung by cuts to local anti-smoking services

spending to cut smoking has fallen by a third since councils first took over responsibility... two thirds of the 152 local authorities in England reduced their spending on smoking cessation this year.
The Independent (uk)
added Dec 5, 2017 13:08
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[North Carolina] EITORIAL: Our Opinion: Housing authority should snuff out ban on smokeless tobacco

Treating adults like children may inspire them to act accordingly. Going smoke-free was a HUD mandate, but where e-cigarettes and smokeless tobacco are concerned, the Wilson Housing Authority ought to butt out.
Wilson (NC) Daily Times
added Dec 5, 2017 04:08
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