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[Louisiana] Smoking Ordinance Takes Effect Tuesday

July 31st was the last night to smoke in bars and clubs in Lafayette. The smoking ordinance that the Lafayette City-Parish Council approved by a 7-2 vote in April will take effect August 1st. Under this ordinance there will no longer be smoking in bars, c
KADN 15 (Lafayette, LA)
added Aug 1, 2017 22:05
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[Czech Republic, Europe] CZECH SMOKERS TAKING STOCK OF HEAT-NOT-BURN TOBACCO PRODUCTS AS SMOKING BAN STARTS TO BITE

Taxation of HNB tobacco products has not yet been decided at the EU level and the Czech Finance Ministry has yet to address the issue...HNB tobacco products are exempted from consumer tax in the Czech Republic which gives them an enormous advantage over
Czech Radio 7 - Radio Prague (cz)
added Aug 1, 2017 18:25
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DOCKET for CEI v. DOT, Apr 28, 2016-Jul 21, 2017

OPINION [1685254] filed (Pages: 17) for the Court by Judge Randolph, CONCURRING OPINION (Pages: 1) by Judge Kavanaugh, DISSENTING OPINION (Pages: 5) by Judge Ginsburg. [16-1128]
Tobacco On Trial
added Aug 1, 2017 01:37
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ARNOTT: Smokefree England: lessons learned over 10 years

We have to stop this epidemic. The evidence of the last decade is that measures to limit smoking are popular and effective, when they are part of a comprehensive strategy and are properly funded. Today is the 10th anniversary of the implementation of smo
Framework Convention Alliance (ch)
added Aug 1, 2017 00:53
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[Oregon] Bureaucrat’s women-only smoking ban ruffles feathers in 1967

A brave man (Editorial) The bureaucrat in Salem who banned smoking on the job for some 25 female employees of the Oregon State Board of Control may deserve some sort of recognition for bravery....is clearly in a battle he has little chance of winning.
The Bend (OR) Bulletin
added Jul 31, 2017 13:04
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[Massachusetts] Editorial: Going too far on smoking

No driver should smoke in car with a child as a passenger. But police on the commonwealth’s roadways have enough on their plates without being deputized to run a highway campaign for better public health.
Boston (MA) Herald
added Jul 31, 2017 12:57
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[Isle of Man] E-cigarette move having positive impact

Midway through a trial period for e-cigarettes at Isle of Man Prison and it appears the measure is having a positive effect. The specialist devices - which are tamper proof - are issued with a unique index number so inmates are unable to swap them. It
Manx Radio (im)
added Jul 31, 2017 12:48
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Govt to Cut Nicotine, But Ignore Better Quicker Remedies

Banzhaf has been called "The Man Behind the Ban on Cigarette Commercials,"... One simple measure would be to raise the federal cigarette tax from its current level of $1.01/pack - a rate which has remained unchanged since 2009... Prohibit
PRLog
added Jul 31, 2017 12:20
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Indoor smoking ban bill stymied by LDP resistance ahead of Olympics

Legislative efforts in Japan to address the public health hazards caused by passive smoking have been stalled by political bickering driven by the ruling Liberal Democratic Party.
Japan Times (jp)
added Jul 30, 2017 12:05
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In-Flight E-Cigs Ruling Firms Up DOT Rulemaking Power ($$)

rejection of a petition challenging the DOT’s March 2016 final rule explicitly banning the use of e-cigarettes on commercial flights affirmed the deference given to administrative agencies’ rulemaking authority, experts say, and...
Law360
added Jul 30, 2017 11:39
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