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[Illinois] White Sox, Cubs players may soon have to ditch smokeless tobacco

White Sox Chairman Jerry Reinsdorf supports a proposed ban on smokeless tobacco use at Chicago sporting events, which would include games at U.S. Cellular Field and Wrigley Field. Reinsdorf sent a letter to the City Council Finance Committee on Friday s
Chicago Tribune
added Mar 14, 2016 19:23
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[Europe] EU fraud watchdog questioned ($$)

Dalli was forced out of his job as a result of the investigation and has since sued for unfair dismissal. Kessler, 59, an Italian socialist, could face two years in jail if a court finds that Olaf illegally recorded a witness in the Dalli inquiry. “It
Times Of London (uk)
added Mar 14, 2016 09:52
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[Illinois] Editorial: Chewing tobacco is baseball's problem, not Council's

What business, we have to wonder, does the City Council have in banning the use of chewing tobacco, a legal product with no second-hand smoke issues, by adults? This is classic nanny state stuff.
Chicago Sun-Times
added Mar 14, 2016 00:38
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[Malta] European Comission College decides to lift the immunity of OLAF’s Kessler

The unusual delay has raised concern among senior EU officials that the Commission is using the process of deciding whether to lift the immunity of Giovanni Kessler, the head of the European Anti-Fraud Office, as a bargaining chip to put pressure on Kess
Malta Independent (mt)
added Mar 12, 2016 21:38
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[Europe] EU anti-fraud agency may sue after chief loses immunity

immunity over claims that he illegally listened in on a phone call during a corruption investigation. Italian Giovanni Kessler is suspected by Belgian authorities of listening to the call during a probe that ended with the resignation in 2012 of Malta's E
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Mar 12, 2016 21:38
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[Illinois] Emanuel touts results of illegal tobacco sales crackdown

Emanuel tried Friday to show how tough he’s getting on illegal tobacco sales in an apparent attempt to convince aldermen to approve his stalled plan to raise Chicago’s smoking age to 21, slap a $6 million tax on cigars, roll-your-own tobacco and smokeless
Chicago Sun-Times
added Mar 12, 2016 10:34
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[Illinois] ROSENTHAL: City Council spit take: Move on MLB chewing tobacco a lot to swallow

Pro ballplayers do plenty of things you don't want kids to necessarily do, starting with batters not wearing masks and full body armor when a pitcher might go inside with a 100 mph heater. Interesting that, of all the ballpark products kids might be temp
Chicago Tribune
added Mar 12, 2016 10:30
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[Minnesota] Effect of smokeless tobacco laws still uncertain for baseball

How this trend will impact the sport this season and in coming years has become an intriguing topic. “It’s just one of those things we’re going to have to see how it unfolds in the cities that are initiating this thing,” Molitor said. The topic was amo
Saint Paul (MN) Pioneer Press
added Mar 11, 2016 23:41
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[Illinois] Chicago Steps Up to the Plate in Tobacco-Free Baseball Campaign

Alderman Edward Burke today introduced legislation to eliminate smokeless tobacco use in professional and amateur baseball and other sporting events across the city – including Wrigley Field and U.S. Cellular Field, home of the Cubs and White Sox.
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Mar 11, 2016 18:51
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CVS aims for tobacco-free generation with $50 million pledge

However, Rodu said, “smokers are ill-served by CVS’ refusal to sell life-saving cigarette substitutes, such as smokeless tobacco and e-cigarettes. “This prohibitionist approach is in distinct contrast to the more pragmatic action of the British governmen
Winston-Salem (NC) Journal
added Mar 11, 2016 13:51
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