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[Asia, Israel] Bill to ban smoking in stadiums passes first Knesset reading

According to the private members' bill, smoking would not be allowed except for in two groups of seats, set aside by the stadium management, and a smoking room to be used only during breaks in the game. The number of seats where smoking is to be allowed
Jerusalem Post
added May 13, 2014 11:47

[Kentucky] Non-smoking policies at local venues require better enforcement ($$)

George Kloke watched Henderson County’s baseball game against UniversityHeights from the road for a few minutes while he finished a cigarette. “If I wasn’t a smoker, I wouldn’t want to have smoke blown all over me,” Kloke said when asked why he stood so f
Kentucky New Era
added May 12, 2014 12:39

[Ohio] Cuyahoga County Officials Declare Sin Tax Renewal 'Victory'

Passage of the measure means the tax and alcohol and cigarettes will continue for another 20 years, raising about $260 million.
WJW Fox8 (Cleveland, OH)
added May 10, 2014 17:53

[Florida] Oliva Tobacco CEO donates $1 million to Jesuit High School

Oliva, class of 1960, is a past member of the Jesuit High School Foundation and Alumni Council and is a current member of the school's steering committee. He later earned an engineering degree from the University of Florida and played football for the Ga
Business Journal Tampa Bay
added May 7, 2014 21:14

A Famous Tennis Dad Writes, but Not About Tennis

Richard Williams stood outside his Midtown Manhattan hotel Monday afternoon, fighting a losing battle with a gusting wind as he attempted to keep a half-smoked cigarette lit.
New York Times
added May 6, 2014 19:59

Colorado Rockies Put Up Signs Prohibiting Marijuana in Smoking Areas

Judging by the new signs placed around designated smoking areas at Coors Field, the Rockies aren't welcoming legalized marijuana with open arms into their facilities.
Bleacher Report (blog)
added Apr 23, 2014 08:56

[UK] Former running champion says anti-smoking drug Chantix made him kill his ex-wife and attempt suicide

Tim Danielson, 65, shot his ex-wife Ming Qi dead in 2011 then tried to gas himself to death Attorneys for Danielson say he was suffering depression at the time of the killing Danielson began taking anti-smoking drug Chantix weeks before Ming Qi's death T
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Apr 22, 2014 10:39

[Australia] Kingston Council welcomes smoking ban at playgrounds, sports grounds and pools

PEOPLE could now be fined $285 if they are caught smoking near playgrounds, pools and sports grounds under a new State Government ban. The ban, which came into force on April 1 and has the support of Kingston Council and local doctors, prohibits smoking
Melbourne (Vic) Herald Sun (au)
added Apr 15, 2014 13:47

[UK] Kicking smoking into touch

Eight local sports clubs are to set a healthy example to fans, players and members by making their touchlines smoke free. ... A national initiative, coordinated locally by St Helens Council’s Sports Development team, the programme offers clubs support
added Apr 8, 2014 11:21

John Daly smokes 40 cigarettes and drinks 10-12 cans of Diet Coke per day

Daly says he hasn’t had a drink for nearly six years, and though he still smokes 40 cigarettes a day, he’s cut back on his obscene Diet Coke consumption.
USA Today
added Apr 7, 2014 15:59
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