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Poll: 25% Want Smoking Made Totally Illegal in USA

Gallup asked, "Should smoking in this country be made totally illegal or not?" Twenty-five percent said, "yes, made illegal." Seventy-four percent said, "no, not made illegal." "Overall, Americans remain largely opposed to a total ban, but support has
CNSNews
added Jul 26, 2018 12:04
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[Nevada] Reno City Council Moves to Ban Smoking in Parks, Public Trails

City Council unanimously approved the first reading of a possible ordinance that would ban smoking and vaping in city parks.
KTVN (Reno, NV)
added Jul 26, 2018 12:02
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CELEBRATING 15 YEARS OF BREATHING CLEAN AIR IN NEW YORK

Tuesday, July 24th marks the 15th Anniversary of New York State’s Clean Indoor Air Act, the historic legislation that protects workers from second-hand smoke and helps reduce smoking rates. The 2003 state law banned smoking in almost all workplaces, ba
WIVT/WBGH NewsChannel 34 (Binghamton, NY)
added Jul 26, 2018 04:29
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[Missouri] Effort to ban indoor smoking in St. Charles County takes another step toward

Health groups on Wednesday morning turned in petitions with about 34,000 signatures aimed at putting a strict countywide indoor smoking ban on the Nov. 6 election ballot.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 04:29
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[Missouri] Dueling smoking ban proposals could face St. Louis County, St. Charles County voters

Voters in St. Louis and St. Charles counties could see rival sets of indoor smoking bans on the Nov. 6 ballot — a strict, no-exemption plan promoted by health groups and weaker ones offered by affected businesses. In St. Louis County, the owner of Hollyw
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 03:27
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women’s colleges now eligible for tobacco-free campus grant

over the past three years, the Truth Initiative® Tobacco-Free College Program and CVS Health Foundation have helped more than 100 minority-serving academic institutions and community colleges advocate for, adopt and implement a comprehensive smoke- or to
Truth Initiative (American Legacy Foundation)
added Jul 26, 2018 01:08
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[Philippines] Thousands of Philippine poor nabbed in Duterte's latest war - on loitering

Men found shirtless, and those smoking or drinking alcohol outdoors are taken to district offices, cautioned, and their names and addresses recorded.
Reuters
added Jul 26, 2018 00:26
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[South Carolina] Charleston public housing braces for challenges as it goes smoke-free

When the nation’s public housing goes smoke-free next week, the Charleston Housing Authority admits it will be struggling with how to enforce the ban even after adopting its own no-smoking policy last fall. Don Cameron, executive director of the Charles
Charleston (SC) Post & Courier
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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CVS Health and Truth Initiative Challenge All Women's Colleges to Go Tobacco-Free

CVS Health and Truth Initiative® are calling upon women's colleges in the United States to apply for their grant program dedicated to helping colleges and universities advocate for, adopt and implement 100 percent smoke- and tobacco-free campus policies.
PR Newswire
added Jul 25, 2018 22:57
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[UK] Bexley residents not keen on smoking, survey finds

A study of 1,500 residents by Bexley council between February and March found an overwhelming majority of people wanted to see smoking banned in public areas. An enormous 92 per cent of people want to cut down or ban smoking in children's play areas (wh
News Shopper (uk)
added Jul 25, 2018 15:44
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