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[Louisiana] VIDEO: Mayor releases findings of study on air quality in bars, casinos since implementation of smoke-free ordinance

Air quality in Baton Rouge bars and casinos has improved by nearly 99 percent since the city banned smoking in June, Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome and the members of the Smoke-Free EBR Coalition said Wednesday. Researchers from New York-based Rosw
WAFB Channel 9 (Baton Rouge, LA)
added Dec 11, 2018 19:21
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[Nevada] LETTER: Defend your beliefs

I once had the daring of youth to circulate a petition throughout the store requesting there be no smoking on the sales floor....this was in the 1970s...there are countless people I’ve never met who have benefited... Fare-thee-well, Sears. My efforts wer
Boulder City (NV) Review
added Dec 1, 2018 16:13

[Iowa] Smoking ban considered for Cedar Rapids parks

Four Cedar Rapids parks could see smoking bans and all others would have partial bans restricting smoking around facilities and children’s play areas under a proposal from the city’s parks and recreation department. The plan would forbid smoking within 3
Cedar Rapids (IA) Gazette
added Dec 1, 2018 16:07
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[UK-Scotland] STUB OUT Smoking in Scotland’s jails set to be outlawed as experts voice views for and against ban

The decision by the Scottish Government has already sparked fear that greedy lags are stockpiling cigarettes and tobacco before flogging them for up to 25 times their value
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Nov 29, 2018 23:05

[Louisiana] Baton Rouge smoking ban advocates declare success in clearing the air

The coalition that urged East Baton Rouge Parish leaders to adopt a smoking ban last year are claiming indoor air pollution levels at most public places has dropped 98.8 percent since the smoke-free ordinance went into effect six months ago. A study re
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Nov 28, 2018 23:51

[Asia, Singapore] Orchard Road to be smoke-free zone from January 2019

The National Environment Agency (NEA) said in a media release on Wednesday (Nov 28) that the Orchard Road precinct will be designated a No Smoking Zone from Jan 1, 2019. NEA added that smoking will only be allowed at Designated Smoking Areas (DSAs) whil
Channel NewsAsia (sg)
added Nov 28, 2018 22:11

DOUGLAS: Colorado Clean Indoor Air Act should address ‘vaping’

Lawmakers have an important opportunity to modernize our state policy by eliminating all forms of secondhand exposure to nicotine, marijuana and other harmful chemicals in public places. We urge them to move quickly to show leadership regarding this conc
Highlands Ranch (CO) Herald
added Nov 28, 2018 19:15
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[Idaho] Some Meridian bars still let you smoke. Not for long, if this councilman gets his way

Cavener is proposing a ban on smoking in downtown Meridian, but that could affect the Vault, a cigar lounge.
The Idaho Statesman
added Nov 29, 2018 23:00

[Florida] Butts on board? Smoking in cruise ship’s non-designated areas could cost you $500, Carnival says

Passengers who are looking to light up on the balcony of their Carnival cruise ship cabin may want to think again. Doral-based Carnival Cruise Line announced new changes to its Tobacco and Marijuana Smoking Policy and the updates warn that passengers wh
Ft. Lauderdale (FL) Sun-Sentinel
added Nov 29, 2018 22:49

[UK-Scotland] CIG CON Greedy Scots lags to cash-in on jail smoking ban by flogging tobacco at 25 times usual price – including £50 per LIGHTER

Sources say inmates are stockpiling ciggies and baccy before lighting up behind bars becomes illegal on Friday. It’s expected £10 pouches will fetch up to £250
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Nov 28, 2018 22:58
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