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Georgetown University Alumni Association Announces Winners of Prestigious John Carroll and Patrick Healy Awards

In February, GUAA honored United States Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) with the Timothy S. Healy, S.J. Award for exemplary public service. Senator Durbin has devoted his life and career to the core Jesuit value of service to others ...authored landmark legisl
PR Newswire
added Apr 5, 2018 19:10
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American Lung Association to Offer Assistance with Implementing HUD's Smokefree Housing Rule

will help facilitate successful implementation of the rule through the Smokefree Public Housing Initiative. The American Lung Association will assist public housing agencies (PHAs) through this new initiative in fostering a smooth transition in select sta
PR Newswire
added Apr 5, 2018 15:32
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[Canada] Legal weed will create extra work – Stellarton, Westville police chief

Nova Scotians will only be able to buy weed from NSLC stores and those who smoke it will be subject to existing public smoking rules. But MacNeil said that existing ant-smoking bylaws may not be enough. “For example, walking on a sidewalk can expose ot
Pictou County News (ca)
added Apr 5, 2018 03:26
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[Florida] Tobacco products strike out at Daytona’s Jackie Robinson Ballpark

the city’s minor league baseball team has banned the use of cigarettes, vaping and smokeless tobacco from its facilities. In line with other major and minor league baseball teams around the country, the no-smoking edict, which was enacted late last year,
Daytona Beach (FL) News-Journal
added Apr 5, 2018 03:22
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[Canada] Gap in smoking laws allows Manitoba hookah lounges to stay in business

Manitoba’s current legislation only bans the smoking and vaping of cannabis and tobacco in public places — it doesn’t ban smoking a hookah. Which means some businesses, like the Ramallah Cafe on Pembina Highway, are able to allow customers the chance to
Global News (ca)
added Apr 5, 2018 19:57
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[Louisiana] VIDEO: Proposed bill bans smoking in all workplaces statewide

Several cities in the state have already passed laws of their own, but Representative Miller is hoping to take it a step further by banning smoking in all workplaces statewide. He says that Louisianans are losing loved ones from diseases that are prevent
KPLC-TV Channel 7 - NBC (Lake Charles, LA)
added Apr 5, 2018 19:19
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VIDEO: Ohio law against smoking in cars with kids would be weakest in the country

Senate Bill 106 says it's illegal to smoke in a car if there's a child in it younger than 6 years old. Meaning if the child is 6 or younger it would be a $500 ticket if spotted by police. Seven or older and you're fine, legally.
WOIO & WUAB Channel 19 (Cleveland, OH)
added Apr 5, 2018 03:21
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Austrian Anti-Smoking Campaign Challenges Populists on Home Turf

Anti-tobacco activists turned the tables on a populist party in Austria’s ruling coalition by submitting more than half a million signatures against a reinstated law that allows smoking in bars and restaurants. The referendum bid puts the Freedom Party
Bloomberg News
added Apr 4, 2018 20:32
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[California] Should there be a place for smoking?

“We have repeat offenders, but there’s not much we can do outside of giving them a warning and Bronco ID checking to make sure they belong here,” said, Environmental Health and Safety Institutional Risk Manager Michael DeSalvio. “We’re taking a nonconfr
The Poly Post (Calif. State Polytechnic University, Pomona)
added Apr 4, 2018 16:56
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Proposal could force all Louisiana bars and gaming facilities to go smoke-free

A measure that will be introduced Tuesday (April 3) by Representative Dustin Miller calls for a statewide comprehensive smoke-free policy that would make all workplaces, including bars, casinos and gaming facilities smoke-free
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Apr 4, 2018 16:55
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