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[California] 'It's a step in the right direction': San Francisco becomes the first U.S. city to ban chewing tobacco from its ballparks - including the home of the Giants

However, they also cited concern about players' abilities to stop dipping on the field in view of young baseball fans who worship them - a habit many of the professional athletes have grown up doing.
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added May 9, 2015 13:55

[California] San Francisco bans smokeless tobacco at sporting venues

Giants Manager Bruce Bochy applauded the decision: "It's a step in the right direction," he told the team's website. "I think it can be a good thing. It's going to be hard to enforce. It's a tough habit to break." Giants ace Madison Bumgarner also suppo
Los Angeles Times
added May 9, 2015 13:47

[California] Giants on SF tobacco ban: 'step in right direction . . . hard to enforce’

The Giants seem willing to honor San Francisco’s tobacco ban, which will begin in January, but realize it’s a tough transition and wonder how it would be policed. “We’ve talked about this. It’s a step in the right direction, I think,” said manager Bruce
San Francisco Chronicle
added May 9, 2015 13:46

[California] San Francisco Bans Chewing Tobacco at Sports Venues

On Friday, San Francisco became the first American city to ban smokeless tobacco—chewing tobacco and “moist inhalable snuff”—at sports venues. The new ordinance, signed by Mayor Ed Lee, goes into effect on Jan. 1, 2016. Violators will be asked to leave
TIME Magazine
added May 9, 2015 13:45

RODU: Smoke-free tobacco can save lives

Switching from cigarettes to smoke-free tobacco products yields almost all of the health benefits of quitting altogether. That’s the life-saving truth.
Signal Tribune (Signal Hill, CA)
added May 10, 2015 15:40
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[California] San Francisco mayor signs law that bans chewing tobacco at ballparks

The San Francisco ordinance is part of an overall push by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids, based in Washington, D.C., which targeted the city and California to promote its anti-smoking efforts. An even more expansive bill outlawing all tobacco use, in
AP - Associated Press
added May 9, 2015 13:48
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[California] SAN FRANCISCO KNOCKS TOBACCO OUT OF THE BALLPARK Statement From Legacy Ceo And President, Robin Koval

San Francisco has taken the lead in protecting baseball players and fans from the health risks of chewing tobacco. The first-of-its-kind ban on all baseball fields includes AT&T Park, the home of the San Francisco Giants, and sets an important precedent
American Legacy Foundation
added May 9, 2015 13:42
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[California] With Mayor’s Signature, San Francisco Makes History As First City to Take Tobacco Out of Baseball

signed into law an ordinance to prohibit the use of all tobacco products – including smokeless tobacco – at all baseball venues and athletic fields within the city and county of San Francisco, including by fans and players at AT&T Park. The Board of Super
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added May 9, 2015 13:40

[Europe, Luxembourg, Malta] AGENDA Migration, tax rulings, and Dalli this WEEK

On Tuesday, judges at the European court of Justice in Luxembourg are set to deliver a verdict on the legal dispute between former health commissioner John Dalli and former EU commission president Jose Manual Barroso.
added May 9, 2015 11:51

[Sweden, USA] Q1 2015 Interim Report JANUARY – MARCH 2015

CEO Lars Dahlgren comments: Strong underlying US performance and currency effects more than offset the expected lower results in the Scandinavian snus business. We successfully gained share in the growing value priced segment in Sweden but volumes in Scan
Swedish Match AB (se)
added May 8, 2015 12:12
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