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[UK-Scotland] Smoking to be banned in Scottish prisons by end of 2018

The sale of tobacco in prisons will stop in 2018 and the SPS will then amend prison rules to make smoking in Scotland’s prisons illegal. Prisoners will be offered support to give up smoking. Prisons are exempt from the ban on smoking in an enclosed spa
Holyrood (uk)
added Jul 18, 2017 02:48
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[UK-Scotland] Call to ban smoking in Scotland’s prisons

The SPS said it would ensure that its workers were no longer exposed to unacceptable levels of second-hand smoke and bring Scotland into line with other parts of the UK. However prison reform campaigners called for prisoners to be allowed to smoke outsid
TheNational.scot (uk)
added Jul 18, 2017 02:47
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[California] Comic-Con 2017 rules: Do's and don'ts

Smoking is not allowed in Comic-Con venues. This includes cigarettes, cigars, pipes, E-cigarettes and other vaping devices. Designated smoking areas will be located outside of Comic-Con venues.
San Diego (CA) Union-Tribune
added Jul 18, 2017 01:53
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[UK] Prisoners are RIOTING over a Government ban on smoking in jails being rolled out across the country

Prisoners have already started rioting ahead of a total smoking ban across many UK jails, it was revealed today. Tobacco will gradually be outlawed in English jails from August 31 - but inmates have revealed that some started trouble as soon as the ban
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jul 17, 2017 17:18
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[Philippines] Health Department: Nationwide smoking ban starts July 22

Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial said the ban will start even if the Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) — the set guidelines to assure compliance with the executive order — are still being finalized. "Unfortunately there's a lot of vetting that has t
CNN
added Jul 17, 2017 14:00
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[UK-Scotland] Characterising the Exposure of Prison Staff to Second-Hand Tobacco Smoke

This is the most comprehensive assessment of prison workers’ exposure to SHS in the world. The results are highly relevant to the development of smoke-free policies in prisons and should be considered when deciding on the best approach to provide prison s
Annals of Work Exposures and Health
added Jul 17, 2017 13:52
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[UK-Scotland] Charity hails move to ban prisoners from smoking

Ash Scotland said the move would bring Scotland in line with other countries which have outlawed smoking in prisons. However an anti-smoking group called for the plans to be abandoned. Forest director Simon Clark said the risks of second-hand smoke have
Third Force News (uk)
added Jul 17, 2017 13:39
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[New York] Faculty Senate, PSS leading effort to revise campus smoking policy

Clearly, the policy is not working. In an attempt to make UB truly smoke-free, the Office of Shared Governance — led by Glick and Professional Staff Senate Chair Domenic Licata — is heading up an effort to revamp the current policy.
University of Buffalo
added Jul 17, 2017 13:37
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[UK-Scotland] Smoking to be banned in Scottish prisons by end of 2018

On Monday, the SPS revealed a report into the effects of second-hand smoke on prisoners and staff. The Tobacco in Prison Study (TIPS), led by experts at Glasgow University, found typical non-smoking prison workers were exposed to as much second-hand sm
STV (uk)
added Jul 17, 2017 13:27
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[Antigua, Caribbean] Editorial: Where are the boundaries?

The government has the unenviable task to determine where the boundaries exist and how far the regulations must intervene. We wish them luck and suggest that they embark on a serious set of stakeholder and public consultations. In the end, the health of
Antigua Daily Observer (ag)
added Jul 17, 2017 13:26
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