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[Illinois] UI campus plans total tobacco ban in 2019

If you're headed to the University of Illinois, leave the chewing tobacco at home. Starting next August, the campus no-smoking policy will be extended to include all smokeless tobacco products, from chewing tobacco to dissolvable tobacco "orbs" and strip
Champaign (IL) News-Gazette
added Oct 5, 2018 13:30
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U.S. Senate approves legislation to oversee U.S. air traffic, drones

Senate on a 93 to 6 vote Wednesday approved a 1,200-page bill overseeing the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...It will enshrine in law a prohibition on passengers ... using e-cigarettes.
Reuters
added Oct 4, 2018 18:50
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Austrian citizens: now is the time to support smoke free areas

Austrian citizens have a chance this week to show their support for their right to smoke free public spaces with a referendum on laws to protect non-smokers from tobacco smoke exposure. Voting is open until 8 October. Voting and information about the pro
British Medical Journal
added Oct 4, 2018 18:39
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Labor denounces big tobacco's push to overturn Australia's vaping ban

Guardian Australia revealed this week that Philip Morris International, the tobacco giant, is lobbying government MPs against Australia’s effective ban on vaping, as it seeks to grow sales of its e-cigarette products to 42% of global revenue by 2025.
The Guardian (uk)
added Oct 4, 2018 17:04
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[Canada] One by one, municipalities prohibit pot smoking in public spaces

Legal marijuana will be legal in just two weeks – and a lot of mayors plan to ban it in public spaces. In recent months, boroughs have been hearing from worried parents. “I ran into a couple with two young kids, and they said ‘look, we come here all th
Canadian Television (CTV) (ca)
added Oct 4, 2018 04:35
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[Canada] Quebec’s municipalities prepared to ban cannabis in public places

The City of Montreal is not ready for marijuana to become legal, according to members of Ensemble Montreal. During a press conference Wednesday morning, the opposition party said the city should move quickly to implement bylaws that would ban cannabis c
Global News (ca)
added Oct 4, 2018 04:34
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[Canada] Cape Breton University to limit all smoking to two designated areas

Cannabis use will be limited to two designated areas at Cape Breton University once legalization comes into effect later this month. The notes on cannabis are found in the university’s new “Smoke-Free Campus Policy” that comes into effect on Oct. 17, the
Halifax (NS) Chronicle Herald (ca)
added Oct 4, 2018 04:30
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Philippines plans party crackdown on re-opened Boracay

When hotel doors re-open on October 26, the island known for its party atmosphere will crack down on drinking and smoking on its beaches
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Oct 4, 2018 03:01
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[Canada] Health groups warn against vaping ads in Ontario convenience stores

Allowing the display and advertising of vaping products in thousands of convenience stores across Ontario will lead to increased nicotine addiction among teenagers, a coalition of health groups warned the provincial government on Tuesday.
CBC News (ca)
added Oct 3, 2018 18:54
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Flight Attendants Cheer 10 Hours Rest, No Calls or Knives on Planes, Air Quality Initiative, and Numerous Other Safety Priorities in FAA Reauthorization Bill

The bill includes more Flight Attendant safety priorities including forever banning knives on planes, no voice calls on planes, and extending the smoking ban to e-cigarettes.
PR Newswire
added Oct 3, 2018 18:46
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