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[Asia-pacific, China, Indonesia, Philippines] PAREDES: Kicking a bad habit

When I was in Bali few years ago, I saw how my artist-friends there seemed to be killing themselves...It will still probably take some time for these countries to make advances in the campaign to make people stop smoking that the Philippines is achieving
Cebu Daily News (ph)
added Jul 29, 2017 18:40
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[Florida] JACKSONVILLE UNIVERSITY BECOMING SMOKE-FREE

Jacksonville University is set to become a smoke-free campus August 7th. All lighted tobacco products will be prohibited at property owned, operated, leased, occupied, or controlled by the University. The rules will apply to those affiliated with the cam
WOKV 104.5 (Jacksonville, FL)
added Jul 29, 2017 13:33
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[Florida] Jacksonville University to become smoke free Aug. 7

The rule bans all lighted tobacco products from any property owned, operated, leased, occupied or controlled by the University. Creation of the policy aligns with Jacksonville University’s new Healthy Campus Program, which promotes a culture of wellness,
Florida Times-Union
added Jul 28, 2017 20:22
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[Hawaii] City council considers banning smoking in vehicles in presence of minors

For years, Hawaii island and Kauai have had laws on the books that make it illegal to smoke in your car in the presence of a minor.* If Bill 70 becomes law, the same would apply on Oahu. You would not be able to smoke in a motor vehicle when a person un
KHON2 News (Honolulu, HI)
added Jul 28, 2017 17:39
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[Asia-pacific] Bill to address passive smoking in Japan in limbo

After a failed attempt to submit a bill to parliament during the latest session, Japan’s Health, Labour and Welfare Ministry hopes to bring one before an extra session likely to convene in fall. But despite health experts pointing out that Japan lags beh
TODAYonline (sg)
added Jul 28, 2017 15:01
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[New York] North Country Sen. Ritchie's bill to ban e-cigarettes on school grounds signed into law

“Schools are meant to be safe places for students, however, when they are exposed to things like e-cigarettes, their health is put at risk,” said Sen. Ritchie. “With so much still unknown about the chemical makeup up of the nicotine solution used in e-ci
North Country (NY) This Week
added Jul 28, 2017 14:59
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[Asia, China] Cigarette sales tick downward in Beijing

The number of cigarettes sold in Beijing last year decreased by 8 percent year-on-year, the biggest decline in recent years, according to a report on population health released by the Beijing municipal government on Wednesday. Among people age 15 or old
China Daily (cn)
added Jul 27, 2017 20:37
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[Russia] Shocking moment a drunk passenger is KNOCKED OUT by a fellow flyer after launching an expletive-laden tirade when he was stopped from smoking on a flight from Moscow to Barcelona

The man, named only as Vitaly, shouted expletives on the Barcelona bound jet He was intoxicated when and grew annoyed that he wasn't allowed to smoke The flight was traveling from Moscow and Vitaly insulted the Russian passengers
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 27, 2017 20:24
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[Japan] Political bickering puts bill to address passive smoking in limbo

"We were unable to hold sufficient scientific evidence-based discussions," health minister Yasuhisa Shiozaki, a lawmaker from the ruling Liberal Democratic Party and a key proponent of tackling passive smoking, said shortly after the 150-day Diet session
Japan Today
added Jul 27, 2017 15:35
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GRONINGEN TO BE NETHERLANDS' FIRST SMOKE-FREE CITY

A large number of organizations, schools, child care institutions and sports clubs in Groningen are working together to make the city the first smoke-free city in the Netherlands. Their ultimate goal is to have no smokers in Groningen, and that no one in
NL Times (nl)
added Jul 27, 2017 15:31
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