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[Tennessee] AUDIO: Nashville Public Housing Won’t Enforce New National Ban On Smoking

many residents have been under the impression the blanket ban applies to them. And for good reason. They recently signed leases clearly saying smoking is prohibited, which some were unhappy about. "I don't see how they're going to detect if you're smoki
WPLN Nashville (TN) Public Radio
added Aug 3, 2018 22:02
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[Netherlands] PLANS TO BAN SMOKING ON MULTIPLE ROTTERDAM STREETS: REPORT

There are plans in motion to ban smoking on multiple Rotterdam streets in the area around Erasmus MC, the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences and the Erasmiaans Gymnasium, AD reports. According to non-smokers association Clean Air Nederland, if thes
NL Times (nl)
added Aug 3, 2018 21:51
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[Asia, China] Chinese tobacco regulators call for ban on e-cigarettes

"We are currently calling for relevant departments to look into regulation for standardized control on e-cigarettes and prohibit its public use like tobacco," says Zhang Jianshu, president of the Beijing Tobacco Control Association. Currently there’re n
CGTN America (China Global Television Network)
added Aug 3, 2018 21:51
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[UK] Love Island's Dani Dyer and Megan Barton-Hanson openly puff away on the street after reality show bosses banned them from smoking onscreen

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Aug 2, 2018 23:33
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HUD implements nationwide smoking ban in public housing

HUD notes that people "do not have to quit smoking" to live in government housing, but need to follow the new ban. Prior to the ban’s enactment, roughly 228,000 public housing units were already smoke-free, CBS News reported. The new ban is expected to
The Hill
added Aug 2, 2018 23:05
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[UK, USA] Could smoking be BANNED in council houses? New law may see sparking up at home OUTLAWED

Simon Clark, director of the smoker support charity Forest, said the group is monitoring what is happening very closely, warning there could be dire consequences if similar laws were introduced over here. He told Daily Star Online: “New York was the fir
Daily Star (uk)
added Aug 2, 2018 18:33
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[New York] Public housing goes smoke-free

Some, however, are not happy about the policy. Rhonda White, vice president of the Van Dyke Resident Association, speaking in a promotional video, said 25 feet from her building is "basically in the middle of the street. "So that means I pay rent here a
Crain's New York Business
added Aug 2, 2018 18:31
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NEW YORK CITY COMPLETELY BANS SMOKING IN PUBLIC HOUSING

ThinkProgress, a progressive news site, said that smoking bans in public housing was essentially, “nannying the poor.” From a blog post at ThinkProgress: “…people who are eligible for public services of various kinds still have to contend with a variety
Black Enterprise
added Aug 2, 2018 18:30
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[UK] Smokers could be stopped from lighting up at Sheffield's bus and tram stops

the council confirmed it was looking at introducing smoke-free shelters across the city. This comes as part of the council's Smoke-free Sheffield work, through which the local authority says it hopes to 'protect children from the effects of second hand sm
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Aug 2, 2018 15:11
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[North Carolina] Residents question new anti-smoking policy at HAWS properties; say ban infringes on rights

The Housing Authority of Winston-Salem has implemented a smoke-free policy at its nine properties, in line with a federal policy that took effect Tuesday. But many residents are opposed to the policy, saying the agency is infringing on their rights. Som
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Aug 2, 2018 04:24
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