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[Australia] What do you think? Should e-smoking be banned in public?

Lismore Northern Star (au)
added Nov 28, 2017 16:38
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[France] European Commission backs proposals to ban smoking in French films

However, the statement has received backlash from a number of film critics and some politicians. For cinema critic Serge Toubiana, banning smoking on the screen would be “an admission of the failure of all the public health policies” and that health pol
Verdict (uk)
added Nov 27, 2017 15:29
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[New York] Councilman behind anti-tobacco laws allegedly smokes in office

Councilman Corey Johnson (D-Manhattan) would even illegally light up inside his office on the 18th floor of 250 Broadway, said one well-placed council source... “Council member Johnson has never once smoked in his office. The very notion is ridiculous,” J
New York Post
added Nov 27, 2017 08:38
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[Asia-pacific, Korea - South] Seoul delays plan to ban public smoking

According to the Seoul Metropolitan Government, the anti-smoking policy raised by the Seoul Metropolitan Council to ban all smoking on the streets recently went back to square one due to practical issues. A signboard shows a designated smoking zone i
Korea Herald (kr)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:28
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[Ireland] EDITORIAL: A Lamentable Snap Election, Welcome TCDSU Election Changes, Smoke-Free Zones

Let’s not forget that non-smokers are, by an order of magnitude, in the majority – and that most of them do not believe the inhalation of secondhand smoke to be a necessary part of whatever banter these people hold dear.
University Times (Trinity College) (ie)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:17
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[Asia, India] Second-hand smoke risk

People in the northeastern states are exposed to more passive smoking at home than other parts of the country, according to the Global Adult Tobacco Survey (GATS 2) 2016-17. While the national average of people exposed to second-hand smoke at home is 39
The Telegraph (Calcutta) (in)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:10
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[Canada] ACT Concerned Marijuana Use Will Go Hand-In-Hand With Smoking

The Alliance for the Control of Tobacco is hoping that government does the new marijuana legislation right...says government appears to be adhering to the same rules placed around the use of tobacco products, but there are concerns that smoking cannabis
VOCM (VOICE OF THE COMMON MAN) (ca)
added Nov 26, 2017 23:06
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[Michigan] City bans tobacco in all parks

City commissioners recently voted to ban smoking, chewing tobacco and electronic cigarettes in all city parks. Current ordinances already forbid or restrict smoking in most parks. The rule takes effect Thursday, city do
Traverse City (MI) Record-Eagle
added Nov 25, 2017 22:21
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] EDITORIAL: Measures to fight passive smoking diluted again

The problem is that most restaurants and bars in Tokyo could fall under this exception...the health ministry’s reported compromise plan appears to leave open too big a loophole for the measure to have much effect.
Japan Times (jp)
added Nov 25, 2017 01:07
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[France] French cinephiles left fuming over call to stub out on-screen smoking

“Seventy per cent of new French films have at least one scene of someone smoking. This more or less helps to make its use banal, even promote it, to children and adolescents,” Grelet-Certenais told the Sénat, the upper house of parliament. Her remarks,
The Guardian (uk)
added Nov 23, 2017 02:57
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