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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Snuff out smoking in parks

Green spaces and outdoor recreational opportunities are key for healthy, livable communities. And these should be smoke-free environments. Bowling Green City Council should approve the smoking ban proposal and other communities that still allow smoking
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Oct 16, 2018 20:47
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[Ohio] Not hiring smokers is discriminatory, groups say

Smokers’ rights groups and civil liberties advocates contend that the growing trend of not hiring smokers in Ohio is discriminatory and could lead to bans against hiring others at risk of missing work. “What about women of childbearing age? Will they b
KOKI Fox23 (Tulsa, OK)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:40
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[Mid-east] It's Official: UAE Bans E-Cigarettes in Public

Residents in the UAE are confused over the rules surrounding the personal use of e-cigarettes, both in public places and at home, and are calling for clearer rules on the issue. However, the Dubai Municipality has made it clear that e-cigarettes are trea
Al Bawaba.com (jo)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:40
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[Canada] Halifax aims for 30 smoking zones by end of week

Municipality says it is having trouble finding appropriate areas in downtown core
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:31
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[New Jersey] Hopatcong will set regulations for e-cigarettes

HOPATCONG -- Borough officials are seeking to update local ordinances regarding smoking on borough properties and to add provisions about electronic smoking devices to Hopatcong's code books. The new
New Jersey Herald
added Oct 16, 2018 20:26
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[Canada] Halifax councillor apologizes after smokers left frustrated over lack of designated smoking areas

The bylaw prohibits smoking on municipal property unless marked as a designated area. But as Alicia Draus reports, there are only nine designated areas and none on the peninsula.
Global News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:17
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[Canada] Ashtrays being redistributed to align with Edmonton's 10-metre no-smoking zone

A number of ashtrays will soon be gone along busy Edmonton strips like Whyte Avenue and Jasper Avenue to comply with the new no-smoking-in-public-places bylaw. There will still be some designated smoking zones in those areas — beyond the 10-metre buffer
Global News (ca)
added Oct 16, 2018 20:05
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[California] Sycuan Celebrates 35 Years in Business by Giving Away $630,000 in 35 Days

Non-smokers will also enjoy over 800 slots and table games in the comfort of San Diego's first and largest fully-enclosed non-smoking room, complete with a separate entrance and Paipa's Buffet.
PR Newswire
added Oct 16, 2018 19:48
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[Louisiana] Anarchy in the USA: Sex Pistol Johnny Rotten sports a Make America Great Again t-shirt as he puffs on a cigarette before a gig in New Orleans

Former Sex Pistols frontman has been causing anarchy in the USA after he was caught sporting a Make America Great Again T-shirt as he puffed on a cigarette. John Lyden, best known for his alter ego Johnny Rotten, was snapped as he leaned out of a window
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 16, 2018 19:46
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[Asia-pacific, Malaysia] Cigarette prices going up

Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad. He said the price increase was in line with the recent Sales and Service Tax (SST) implementation on Sept 1. "The SST will cause the prices of all tobacco products to increase.
The Star (my)
added Oct 16, 2018 17:52
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