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[Kentucky] WITHROW: City needs smoke-free ordinance ($$)

I can still hear the shock and fear in her voice when I told her the diagnosis.
Paducah (KY) Sun
added Dec 15, 2017 03:15
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[Indiana] New smoking rules get initial OK

City council voted 4-3 on first read Monday night to ban smoking from gatherings of 50 or more people on public property such as streets, parking lots and parks. Another amendment bans the use of electronic smoking devices such as e-cigarettes and vape p
Seymour (IN) Daily Tribune
added Dec 15, 2017 03:15
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[Missouri] Prison smoking ban starts next year

After a victory in a court case brought about by an inmate in the Missouri Department of Corrections who suffered health effects from secondhand smoke, the department will ban smoking in designated smoking areas around prisons next year.
Jefferson City (MO) News Tribune
added Dec 15, 2017 03:14
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[California] SANTEE PARKS COULD SOON BE SMOKE-FREE

Santee is the last city in San Diego County to still allow smoking in public parks. But that could soon change. On Thursday, December 14th at 6:30 p.m., the Santee Parks and Recreation Committee will consider a smoke-free ordinance and recommendation to
East County (CA) Magazine (Heartland Foundation)
added Dec 15, 2017 03:14
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[Texas] In 90 days, you'll no longer be able to smoke in Fort Worth bars and bingo parlors

Beginning March 12, patrons to Fort Worth bars and bingo parlors will have to take their smoking habit outside. The City Council on Tuesday voted 8-1 to approve updates to the city’s smoking ordinance for the first time since 2008.
WFAA Channel 8 (Dallas/Fort Worth, TX)
added Dec 15, 2017 03:14
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[Missouri] Free help to quit smoking, HUD rule makes public housing smoke-free by July 31

In advance of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development’s smoke-free housing rule requiring all public housing to be smoke-free by July 31, 2018, the American Lung Association in Missouri, with support from the Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield Fou
St. Louis American Newspaper
added Dec 15, 2017 03:14
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They made her put out her cigarette. She then threatened to kill everyone on the plane.

“I swear, if you don’t . . . land,” the woman says, as a flight attendant blocks her from the aisle, “I will f—ing kill everybody on this f—ing plane!” “You will not,” the attendant says. “You will not.” “I will!”
Washington Post
added Dec 15, 2017 03:07
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[California] VIDEO: Anxious flyer caught smoking threatens to 'kill everybody' on Sacramento flight, video shows

In a jailhouse interview with CBS13, Curbelo said she began smoking aboard the plane to counter anxiety, though she declined to elaborate on what was making her anxious. The average flight time from Portland International Airport to Sacramento Internati
Sacramento (CA) Bee
added Dec 15, 2017 03:05
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[Asia, Japan] More restaurants going smoke-free by 2020

Considering the planned tighter regulations, the restaurant operators are aiming to lure nonsmoking customers to their outlets, industry sources said. The operators also hope to secure human resources amid a labor shortage by reducing the risk of exposu
Yomiuri Shimbun (jp)
added Dec 14, 2017 17:31
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[Canada] Companies fret about hazy rules around pot use

Once recreational pot use becomes legal, taking a "smoke break" at work could suddenly become much more complicated.
Canadian Press
added Dec 14, 2017 17:28
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