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[Georgia] VIDEO: New ordinance prevents people smoking near public homes

In two days people in the CSRA looking to light up will have to be 25 feet away from public housing. NewsChannel 6 to a few people about the ban and they say it's unfair they can't smoke at home. "A lady down the hall had asked me if I quit smoking;
WJBF-TV ABC Channel 6 (Augusta, GA)
added Jul 30, 2018 21:14
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[New Jersey] PALOMA: N.J. did good to ban smoking on beaches. We can do more

the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) has been working in tobacco control for more than 20 years. We applaud the new law and hope that it will spark action to further reduce tobacco use in public places. With this step, New Jersey builds on its stron
NJ.com
added Jul 29, 2018 22:37
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[Asia, Asia-pacific, Japan] Following Tokyo’s lead, more cities eye tougher rules against passive smoking

Of the 20 ordinance-designated cities surveyed, Chiba, for example, plans to draft its own ordinance against passive smoking, and Hamamatsu, Osaka and Sakai are considering joining prefecture-level efforts to tighten related regulations, the Jiji Press s
Japan Times (jp)
added Jul 29, 2018 22:35
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[Ohio] City gets smoking ban repeal petition

“Citizens for Responsive Government will close out its smoking ban repeal initiative petition drive Thursday morning by turning in 900 signatures to place the issue on the November ballot,” according to a group statement. In April, city commissioners en
Sandusky (OH) Register
added Jul 29, 2018 14:51
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[New York] Inside the Room Where Roseanne Barr Returned

Roseanne is onstage smoking an e-cigarette. She says Sean Hannity gave it to her. It’s 9 p.m. on Manhattan’s Upper West Side and she’s just come from filming a segment for his Fox News program. The inside of Stand Up NY — a comedy club known for offerin
RealClearPolitics (blog)
added Jul 28, 2018 16:43
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[New York] What It Was Like Inside the Room at Roseanne Barr's Live Apology Interview

"Look what Sean Hannity gave me, an e-cigarette!"...66-year-old actress with a Twitter trigger finger taking long drags of her e-cig.
InStyle Magazine
added Jul 28, 2018 16:41
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[Massachusetts] Governor Baker Signs Bill Raising Age to Purchase Tobacco Products

Today Governor Charlie Baker signed H4486, An Act protecting youth from the health risks of tobacco and nicotine addiction, which will raise the legal age to buy tobacco products statewide from 18 to 21. The bill also broadens existing prohibitions on pu
CapeCodToday.com
added Jul 28, 2018 03:45
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[Canada] Toronto Community Housing plans to go smoke free — including pot

Toronto Community Housing intends to go smoke free in a move that will limit or prevent new tenants from smoking cigarettes — and marijuana — on its property, a spokesperson confirmed. Come Oct. 17, all Toronto residents will be allowed to legally smoke
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:22
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ALEXANDER: New Jersey's beach smoking ban: Why include vaping?

Karen Blumenfeld, executive director of Global Advisors on Smokefree Policy (GASP), told New Jersey 101.5 that the inclusion of vaping lies in the New Jersey Smoke-Free Air Act of 2006, which "ensures that workers have a safe, smoke-free workplace and th
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:19
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Over 360 people in Azerbaijan punished for smoking in prohibited places

As many as 363 persons have been brought to administrative responsibility in Azerbaijan for smoking in prohibited places over the first half of 2018, the Interior Ministry said in a statement on July 25. The total fines applied to these persons, who wer
Today.AZ (az)
added Jul 28, 2018 03:18
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