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[Michigan, Missouri, North Dakota, Utah] 4 states to decide on marijuana ballot initiatives this fall

Smoking or consuming marijuana while driving or in a public place would remain illegal.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
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[Oklahoma] Anti-tobacco group sees opportunity for new restrictions in new lawmakers

Woods, executive director of the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust, unveiled a plan Wednesday to cut Oklahoma’s adult smoking rate nearly in half. It includes some major policy shifts, such as raising the age to purchase tobacco to 21; prohibiting smoki
Tulsa (OK) World
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
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[Massachusetts] Coming, but not so soon: cannabis cafes

Cannabis cafes where consumers could enjoy marijuana together may be coming to a small number of Massachusetts cities and towns chosen to participate in a Cannabis Control Commission pilot program, marijuana regulators said Tuesday — though they cautione
Boston (MA) Globe
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
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[Texas] Mont Belvieu OKs public-smoking ban ($$)

Mont Belvieu council has passed a smoking ordinance effectively banning smoking in most areas of the city. The ordinance goes into effect immediately with Mont Belvieu restaurants having 30 days to post the proper signage in their establishments.
Baytown (TX) Sun
added Oct 12, 2018 00:38
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Joaquin Phoenix’s Joker invades New York subway

was seen smoking and strutting through the station in full clown makeup as he filmed his upcoming movie about the villain in Brooklyn.... “The Joker” is set in the 1980s and explores the character’s journey from failed stand-up comedian Arthur Fleck to Ba
PageSIx.com (NY Post)
added Oct 12, 2018 00:36
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[Minnesota] Public weighs in on city tobacco ordinance

The owners of Pop’s Vape Shop told the council that they believe they have a role in helping people successfully transition away from tobacco use. Brucker agreed to work with the parties to refine the ordinance language, and recognized the need to disti
Aitkin (MN) Independent Age
added Oct 12, 2018 00:35
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Malaysia to ban smoking at all restaurants, hawker stalls from Jan 1, deputy health minister says

Malaysia will enforce a smoking ban on restaurants, coffee shops and hawker stalls nationwide from Jan 1, Sin Chew Daily cited Deputy Health Minister Lee Boon Chye as saying on Thursday (Oct 11). The ban will cover all air-conditioned and non-air-conditi
Straits Times (sg)
added Oct 11, 2018 13:28
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[Missouri] Stronger St. Louis County smoking ban will be on Nov. 6 ballot – but the results won't be counted

A measure ending exemptions for casinos and more than 90 bars under St. Louis County's seven-year-old smoking ban will appear on ballots here Nov. 6, but the votes on it won't count after an appellate court on Tuesday upheld a lower court's ruling. A co
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Oct 10, 2018 05:39
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[Canada] Jack Knox: Why do the billionaire Koch brothers care about our pot?

Who is this Consumer Choice Center, and why is it so concerned about Victoria’s disadvantaged dopers?... Its funders include Japan Tobacco International and conservative groups tied to the U.S. billionaire Koch brothers. Got to admit it’s touching to thi
Victoria (BC) Times Colonist (ca)
added Oct 10, 2018 02:45
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[Alabama] EDITORIAL: 3 hits, 1 possible miss

Sheffield City Council members voted 4-2 on Oct. 1 to adopt a new comprehensive non-smoking policy....plans of the Smoke Free Shoals organization to approach officials in Florence, Muscle Shoals and Tuscumbia...Initial feedback would seem to indicate the
Florence (AL) Times Daily
added Oct 10, 2018 02:41
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