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Sochi 2014 Marks New Russian Anti-smoking Law and World No Tobacco Day

The Games in Sochi will be the twelfth ones to be free from tobacco smoke, protecting over 155,000 athletes, sports delegation representatives and volunteers from the harmful effects of smoking.
PR Web
added Jun 2, 2013 10:51
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[Mississippi] Upon Further Review: Inside MSU's victory cigar celebration

Phil Silva, that’s who. A habitual cigar guy, Silva said he’s occasionally asked by players for one. But he’s always said no and then made a deal: “If we beat Ole Miss, everybody gets one.” So, in a trunk on the Mississippi State sideline during Saturday
Jackson (MS) Clarion-Ledger
added Nov 28, 2016 01:51
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Tony Gwynn was using smokeless tobacco in his final days

Still, Gwynn believed it and, Lawrence notes, Gwynn continued to dip snuff until he died all the same, hiding it in cans of synthetic snuff and sneaking to convenience stores to buy it where the clerks tried to talk him out of it. Related to his cancer o
NBC Sports
added Jun 4, 2016 12:34
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The Death of the Cool Feminist Smoker - Adrian Shirk

Yet it would still be another four years before Phillip Morris launched Virginia Slims, the first brand marketed specifically to women and the last tobacco campaign to air on television: a one-minute genealogy of women smokers “from Flapper to Female Lib
The Atlantic Monthly
added Feb 14, 2014 15:34
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[California] Must Read: Armstrong attorney links USADA to big tobacco

"This reasoned decision will be a farce, written by USADA with the significant assistance of lawyers from one of Big Tobacco's favorite law firms at a time when Lance Armstrong is one of America's leading anti-tobacco advocates," Herman wrote, according
VeloNews
added Oct 23, 2012 18:18
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[Canada, North Carolina] NASCAR's Derek White Charged In Tobacco Smuggling Bust ($$)

seized illegal drugs and cash and arrested and charged some 60 people Wednesday — including professional race car driver Derek White — in a crackdown on an alleged tobacco smuggling ring that moved crops from North Carolina to First Nations reservations a
Law360
added Apr 1, 2016 16:22
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[Canada] Stay in, butt out: Senators

The Canadian Tire Centre is beefing up its security for the upcoming season which, in addition to installing walk-through metal detectors, means fans won’t be allowed to leave the arena and come back during games, even to smoke a cigarette.
Ottawa (ON) Community News (ca)
added Aug 7, 2015 12:48
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Smoke-free Sochi showcases Russia's tobacco control effort ($$)

n one important respect the event seems to be shaping into a resounding success: the XXII Olympic Winter ...
The Lancet (uk)
added Feb 16, 2014 18:14
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[Canada] Flavoured tobacco is hooking our kids into the habit, study shows

While chewing tobacco is hardly new, a recently released study found students in Grades 6 to 12 are getting hooked by flavouring in tobacco. According to a study released by the University of Waterloo, 46% of 117,000 students surveyed in 2010-2011 used
Sun News Network (ca)
added Oct 20, 2013 16:29
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Japan taking steps to discourage smoking nationwide

“We have freshly launched this fiscal year the second Health Japan 21 project. It’s to stop those underage from smoking and to host the committee of experts on tobacco and health upgrading to undertake various measures to deal with cigarette smoking,” sa
Japan Daily Press (jp)
added Jun 3, 2013 13:12
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