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Russian showpieces to be tobacco-free events

This year’s FIFA Confederations Cup and next year’s FIFA World Cup™ will be tobacco-free events. FIFA and the Local Organising Committee (LOC) announced the news this Wednesday 31 May... Here, FIFA.com highlights the key dates in FIFA’s work towards smoke
FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) (ch)
added May 31, 2017 14:16
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[Australia] Frankston and peninsula footy clubs say it’s time to give cigarettes the boot at sporting venues

FRANKSTON and peninsula footy clubs reckon it’s time to give cigarettes the boot at sporting venues. All senior clubs including Seaford, Pines, Frankston YCW, Mornington, Red Hill, Edithvale Aspendale, Pearcedale, Dromana and Crib Point will launch thei
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added May 26, 2017 12:51
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[New York] Ballpark now 100% tobacco and smoke-free

Coca-Cola Field and the James D. Griffin Plaza around the ballpark are now 100 percent smoke-free and tobacco-free. This includes the use of vapor or e-cigarettes, as well as chewing tobacco. There is also a strict no re-entry policy now in place for al
WBFO (Buffalo, NY)
added May 22, 2017 15:41
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When Race Spectators Are Not So Well Behaved

Riegler yelled at a clump of spectators who appeared to be blowing cigarette smoke in the direction of the runners for fun. ...a spectator was blowing cigar smoke into the racecourse at one of their 2013 races, for example, the coordinator got him to put
New York Times
added May 19, 2017 12:45
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[Canada] Executive committee votes to expand on smoking bylaw, golf courses, pathways and parks now included

After urging the city’s executive committee to expand the city’s proposed smoking bylaw to include parks, pathways and golf courses, Donna Pasiechnik and Jennifer May were happy to see their suggestion approved on Wednesday. “We are very pleased that t
Regina (Sas) Leader-Post (ca)
added May 18, 2017 08:46
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[California] Family of Tony Gwynn narrows wrongful death lawsuit to target U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company

The original list of defendants in the case included a trio of men who allegedly gave Gwynn free samples of smokeless tobacco products, as well as the owners of a pair of convenience stores where Gwynn frequently purchased the products. The change could
New York Daily News
added May 17, 2017 16:07
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Tony Gwynn family narrows tobacco case to single foe

The family of deceased baseball legend Tony Gwynn has dismissed several defendants from the wrongful death lawsuit the family filed against them last year and is now casting blame for Gwynn’s demise on a single foe — the U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company.
USA Today
added May 17, 2017 03:17
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[Texas] Barefoot John Daly takes a brief break from his cigarette to break into song after sinking putt

USA Today
added May 11, 2017 19:17
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] Koike sets sights on smoking ban ahead of 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike is contemplating a ban on smoking indoors at restaurants and public facilities in the capital to eliminate the risk of passive smoking and because of inaction on the issue by the central government. Koike said the anti-smokin
Asahi Shimbum (jp)
added May 11, 2017 19:11
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[Asia, India] BCCI issued legal notice for promoting tobacco products in IPL 2017

rtisement of tobacco products is prohibited. However, Gujarat Lions jersey carry the name of ‘Shudh Plus’ a manufacturer of pan masala and tobacco products. As per law, with any promotion of tobacco products a warning must be given to public, stating ‘ ch
Hindustan Times (in)
added May 11, 2017 14:53
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