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Celebrating Women's Independence in Tennis

Images flashed on two giant video screens of Billie Jean King and the dozen or more women, most of them Americans, who rebelled against tournament organizers in 1973 to form their own international tour, initially financed by a tobacco company.
New York Times Blogs
added Jun 8, 2013 17:33
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[New Zealand] Smoking gets cold shoulder

If you smoke and ski or snowboard then take nicotine patches to the Remarkables ski area in New Zealand this winter. The ski resort is the first in the southern hemisphere to go "smoke-free", starting this season. There now are officially no designated
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Jun 6, 2013 11:17
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[Australia] V8 vintage Winfield tobacco ad cleared by Health Department of breaching ad laws

The Department of Health and Ageing has cleared the official V8 Supercars website of breaching the strict laws on the promotion of tobacco advertising after the site posted historic images of a car heavily branded with Winfield branding.
mUmBRELLA :: Everything under Australia´s media & marketing umbrella (au)
added Jun 14, 2013 09:30
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Senator Lautenberg Was a Champion in the Fight Against Tobacco

Throughout his career, Senator Lautenberg courageously took on the tobacco industry and championed efforts to reduce tobacco use, the nation’s number one cause of preventable death. Earlier in his service, he led efforts to ban smoking on commercial airl
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 6, 2013 10:01
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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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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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[Indonesia] Cigarette ad ban will affect live soccer matches: TVs

Banning cigarette advertisements will hinder the airing of free sports programs, including soccer matches, which have long received sponsorship from cigarette makers, according to television stations. The ban, proposed by the Indonesian Broadcasting Com
Jakarta Post (id)
added Jun 2, 2013 09:43
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[UK-Scotland] Campaign to ban sale of tobacco at Games

ANTI-smoking activists have called for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow to be completely tobacco-free.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 3, 2013 23:48
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[UK-Scotland] Campaign to ban sale of tobacco at Games

ANTI-smoking activists have called for the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow to be completely tobacco-free.
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Jun 3, 2013 23:48
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ALL AIR: IDAHO'S MOUNTAIN VIEW HIGH SCHOOL CLAIMS TOP PRIZE IN NATIONAL SKATEBOARD DESIGN CONTEST

truth®, the nation’s largest youth smoking prevention campaign, is proud to partner with Vans to announce Mountain View High School in Meridian, Idaho as the winning school in truth’s inaugural skateboard deck design contest. truth conducted the contest i
American Legacy Foundation
added Jun 11, 2013 23:37
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