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[North Carolina] Duke University, which has a long history with tobacco, will go smoke-free in 2020

Included in the ban will be cigarettes, cigars and hookahs but not chewing tobacco, e-cigarettes or therapeutic nicotine products. On-campus stores will stop selling tobacco products this July. "In taking this important step, Duke will be joining many o
Raleigh (NC) News & Observer
added Apr 17, 2018 19:38
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[Idaho] Sign of the times: No smoking debated

No smoking signs could be destined for outside the Coeur d’Alene Public Library if the City Council approves the measure today. The newest measure would make the library and neighboring City Hall, as well as the playground at McEuen Park, off limits to to
Coeur d' Alene (ID) Press
added Apr 17, 2018 19:00
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Louisiana bars, casinos, sports arenas could be smoke free if this bill passes

If Opelousas Democratic Rep. Dustin Miller succeeds in clearing committees and both chambers, Louisiana would soon be the first Southern state to have a comprehensive statewide smoke-free law. He sidestepped a vote last week on his House Bill 881 and pr
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Apr 17, 2018 18:59
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] City office forces smokers to wait 45 minutes to enter elevators

IKOMA, Nara Prefecture--The city government here is forcing smokers to undergo a “decontamination” period before they can enter elevators, a health rule praised by some but described as draconian by others. Workers and visitors to the city government of
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added Apr 17, 2018 18:56
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[UK] AUDIO: Nick Conrad, Smoke Free Sidelines

Why there's a campaign in the county for people not to smoke while children play sport.
BBC Online
added Apr 17, 2018 16:19
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[UK] Relaxing the Regulations

A Conservative MP is spearheading a move to exempt vaping from the regulations imposed by the Tobacco Products Directive (TPD). Christchurch MP Sir Christopher Chope has tabled a Private Member’s Bill to significantly relax UK vaping regulations and thi
Vapouround Magazine (uk)
added Apr 17, 2018 16:17
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Annual KCSP Conference Honors Smoke-free Advocates Across Kentucky

The Kentucky Center for Smoke-free Policy (KCSP) and their community partners celebrated fifteen years of smoke-free stories across the Commonwealth during its annual conference, "Sharing the Smoke-free Story" on Wednesday, April 11, at the Lexington Conv
University of Kentucky
added Apr 17, 2018 16:11
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Vote on Louisiana smoking ban pushed to next week

A proposal to expand a no-smoking policy to casinos, bars and entertainment venues across the state has been deferred for a week, after opponents questioned whether the bill would unintentionally lead to the closure of some businesses. The measure (HB 8
New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Apr 17, 2018 16:10
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PRESS DIGEST - Bulgaria - April 16

-- The National Front for the Salvation of Bulgaria, part of junior coaltion partner United Patriots, plans to submit a bill of amendments to the Public Health Act aimed to remove the ban on smoking in cafes, bars, restaurants and other places of enterta
Reuters
added Apr 16, 2018 21:18
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[Asia-pacific, Philippines] Zamboanga activates anti-smoking task force

THE newly-created Task Force on Anti-Smoking on Monday began the series of orientation on Ordinance 469 targeting the different sectors in Zamboanga City to ensure wider dissemination of the law. This, as the City Government formally launched the Anti-s
Cebu City Sun Star (ph)
added Apr 16, 2018 19:39
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