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[California] New Law Bans Tobacco Products At Youth Sports Events

The new law says anyone smoking within 250 feet of a youth sports event on public property is subject to a $250 fine. It follows on the heels of another law separating tobacco from sports, that’s just taking effect. That one bars major-league baseball pl
Capital Public Radio (Sacramento, CA)
added Dec 28, 2016 18:09
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[Japan] Gov't eyes legislation to prevent secondhand smoke, penalize smokers

The health ministry is seeking to submit to a regular Diet session starting in January a bill aimed at preventing secondhand smoke by penalizing those who smoke at banned spots and others who fail to take proper measures to enforce a smoking ban, ministr
Japan Today
added Dec 24, 2016 23:52
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[Nevada] Pool hall is bucking Las Vegas tradition by going smoke-free; owner says customers are thankful

“We wanted a first-class facility to make a statement about what a pool hall is supposed to be like — tasteful, sleek, modern and clean...The response to the no-smoking policy has been overwhelmingly positive,” Griffin said. “I have maybe 10 people a day
Vegas Inc
added Dec 19, 2016 19:54
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[California] Editorial: Golf courses don't deserve smoking break

Ventura County supervisors properly stepped up last week to extend a smoking ban...we simply cannot see the justification for giving a pass to golfers just because they want to continue smoking.
Ventura County (CA) Star
added Dec 28, 2016 14:03
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MLB owners, players ratify labor deal through 2021

The deal ... and bans smokeless tobacco for players who do not already have major league service.
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 15, 2016 19:35
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Ultimate Race Day Giveaway Gives Adrenaline Junkies Chance To Win Once-In-A-Lifetime Trip

Leading moist snuff and chewing tobacco brands Longhorn, Red Man and Timber Wolf, are engaging consumers across multiple touchpoints with The Ultimate Race Day Giveaway, which runs through April 26, 2017.
PR Newswire
added Dec 13, 2016 23:28
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[Asia] 2 runners die after collapsing in China half-marathon

Few if any races require medical checks for participants, while high levels of smoking, high-fat diets and heavy urban pollution raise the health risks for runners drawn from among the general public. For those in less than perfect fitness, stress on the
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Dec 10, 2016 17:25
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[UK] The Totally Wicked Stadium: Star readers voice anger over deal - but opinion is divided

dozens of fans have expressed dismay over renaming the stadium, citing the debate over vaping and the uncertainty of its long-term effects. They also argue the title The Totally Wicked Stadium has opened the club to ridicule. But there are also plenty
St Helens Star (uk)
added Dec 9, 2016 21:39
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GWYNN'S DEATH HELPED CHANGE MLB CULTURE ON SMOKELESS TOBACCO

"To the extent that the world has changed, we respectfully had the conversations that we did in acknowledgment of those changes whole also appreciating that ... a lot of players are making the decisions on their own to quit," union head Tony Clark said.
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 6, 2016 18:02
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[California] Smokeless tobacco to take a dip among big league newcomers

Players new to the majors won’t be able to dip next year without risk of penalty, a provision under baseball’s tentative five-year labor agreement reached late Wednesday. “I think the smokeless tobacco ban is both logical and I am thankful,” Los Angeles
AP - Associated Press
added Dec 2, 2016 23:12
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