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[Washington] Safeco, Century Link fields could soon be tobacco-free

The King County Board of Health will act on a new county-wide regulation prohibiting smokeless tobacco at all professional sporting events Thursday afternoon. If approved, players and fans won’t be able to use any tobacco products, including chewing tob
King5 TV (Seattle, WA)
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35
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[Washington] Proposal could ban Mariners, opponents from chewing tobacco at Safeco Field

The King County Board of Health is set to vote Thursday on a proposal to ban smokeless tobacco at pro-sports venues countywide — Safeco Field, CenturyLink Field and KeyArena — in an answer to those who say the habit among players sets a poor example for
Seattle (WA) Times
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35
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[Pennsylvania] Penn State to adopt tobacco-free policy across all campuses

will move to become tobacco and smoke‐free across all campuses beginning with a launch in fall 2018. The use of cigarettes, e-cigarettes, cigars, pipes, smokeless tobacco, all nicotine delivery devices and other tobacco products will be prohibited across
Penn State University
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35
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APPIAH: Ghana: Where it is ok to smoke freely in public, make others sick

This is a trend conspicuous in many bars in the city, not only in Accra but many parts of the country... But Mr Logo points to a lack of funding for tobacco control in Ghana as the reason for the inability to effectively implement the law. “In a year, f
Myjoyonline.com (gh)
added Apr 19, 2018 23:35
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[Australia] Breaking the rules! Tziporah Malkah brazenly puffs on a cigarette in front of a 'no smoking' sign as she attends the launch of Alan Jones' cookbook in a billowing floral maxi-dress

Clad in a dramatic floral maxi dress, the 44-year-old was hard to miss as she smoked outside Sydney hotspot Manjits At The Wharf with a fellow partygoer.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 19, 2018 23:34
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[UK] New plea to protect West Norfolk youth footballers from smoke risks

Members of the Necton and Shouldham junior football clubs promote the campaign for smokefree sidelines
Lynn News (uk)
added Apr 19, 2018 16:17
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[Montana] Bitterroot tobacco prevention chief proposes ecigarette ban

Ravalli County could join other counties like Missoula and Yellowstone Counties in banning ecigarettes from being used in enclosed public spaces. Ravalli County Tobacco Prevention specialist Lyndsay Stover wants to include ecigarettes in the Bitterroot'
NBC Montana (KECI, KTVM, KCFW)
added Apr 19, 2018 15:40
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[Pennsylvania] Cancer Patients, Survivors Urge PA Lawmakers to Act

"The General Assembly has decided to borrow against Pennsylvania's Tobacco Settlement," she said, "and in fiscal year 2019-20, we're concerned about funding for tobacco prevention and cessation programs." The current state budget includes $362 million
Public News Service (PNS)
added Apr 18, 2018 13:26
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[Louisiana] Bill to make bars, casinos smoke-free still being worked out

A statewide measure to prohibit smoking in bars, casinos and sports arenas is still on the back burner as one Acadian lawmaker is working to ensure businesses aren’t harmed. Rep. Dustin Miller, D-Opelousas, postponed House Bill 881 — an effort to protec
Baton Rouge (LA) Advocate
added Apr 18, 2018 13:25
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[Canada] Health advocates push Summerside to go smoke-free

At Monday's council meeting in Summerside, representatives from Smoke-Free P.E.I. urged the city to consider a ban on smoking in all public places. "We've taken lessons from other behaviour changes, the pesticide bylaw in Stratford is an excellent one,"
CBC News (ca)
added Apr 18, 2018 13:19
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