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[Canada] Secondary-smoke in apartments, condos a health risk: coalition

Clean Air Coalition wants building smoking risks disclosed with housing to would-be inhabitants, more smoke-free suites for National Non-Smoking Week
Metro (ca)
added Jan 25, 2018 20:42
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[California] American Lung Association releases annual tobacco report for Ukiah and Mendocino County

gave Ukiah an overall grade of a C in its annual State of Tobacco Control 2018 – California Local Grades report released Wednesday. The overall grade is based on policy grades given for Smokefree Outdoor Air, Smokefree Housing, Reducing Sales of Tobacco
Ukiah (CA) Daily Journal
added Jan 25, 2018 20:38
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KHIP: New poll shows most Kentucky adults support comprehensive statewide smoke-free law

The 2017 Kentucky Health Issues Poll (KHIP) found that 71 percent of Kentucky adults support a comprehensive statewide smoke-free law. This remains the highest level of support since the poll began tracking this topic. A comprehensive law provides for s
NKyTribune (Kentucky Center for Public Service Journalism)
added Jan 25, 2018 20:36
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[California] Laguna Beach’s expanded smoking rules help it upgrade to a ‘C’ in new ratings

Of Orange County's 34 cities Laguna Beach is one of four to receive a "C." Laguna improved its grade from an "F" within a year largely because it amended its municipal code last year to expand the number of public areas where smoking is off limits.
Los Angeles Times
added Jan 25, 2018 17:33
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California Leads Nation in Annual "State of Tobacco Control" Report English Increased Tax Revenue Improves State's Standing, Local Cities Step Up in Record Numbers

"This year, California began reaping the financial and health benefits of an increased tobacco tax," said Mark Johnson, Board Chair for the American Lung Association in California. "I've seen personally how effective it can be as one of my close relative
PR Newswire
added Jan 25, 2018 23:41
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[Asia, India] 800 govt schools declared tobacco-free

As many as 800 government schools in the national Capital have been declared tobacco-free which means no tobacco vendor would now be seen in a 100-metre radius of these institutes. After sending out 32 letters to the Director of Education (DoE), the Delh
DNA India (in)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:12
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[Canada] Condos will likely be able to ban residents from smoking marijuana: lawyers

New federal legislation allowing people to consume marijuana recreationally will come into effect in mid-2018, and some condo boards have reportedly been preparing for an anticipated rise in smoking and growing marijuana plants by prohibiting both in con
Global News (ca)
added Jan 25, 2018 02:12
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[Alaska] American Lung Association urges smoke free workplace law

Officials with the American Lung Association say it’s time that Alaska passes a strong smoke free workplace law, a policy that would reduce exposure to secondhand smoke and save lives.
Cordova (AK) Times
added Jan 25, 2018 01:36
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[Massachusetts] SMITH: Tobacco: let’s clear the air, indeed.

I believe that rather than actively working against tobacco and nicotine use on campus, UMass has used this policy as another campaign slogan that lacks any real substance in practice. “Tobacco-free” represents a false promise made by UMass, and a change
The Massachusetts Daily Collegian
added Jan 25, 2018 01:08
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[Asia, Pakistan] Ban on smoking in cafes hard nut to crack

LAHORE: Punjab Food Authority’s ban on smoking corners seems to be ‘mission impossible’. The move appreciated by anti-smoking groups has already sent shock waves among restaurant owners, who say their business will suffer if the ban imposed is implemente
The Nation (pk)
added Jan 25, 2018 01:07
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