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[UK-Scotland] 2014 Games will be smoke-free zone

Commonwealth Games chiefs have declared that next year's event will be smoke-free. Lighting up will be banned across all venues and their surrounding areas, and the sale of tobacco will be prohibited onsite.
Lennox Herald (uk)
added Aug 11, 2013 15:11

Smokefree Lists, Maps, and Data / Ordinance Lists - As of July 8 , 2013

1) U.S. 100% Smokefree Laws in Workplaces AND Restaurants AND Bars 2) Municipalities with Local 100% Smokefree Laws 3) Overview List - How Many Smokefree Laws? 4) Summary List of U.S. Population Protected by 100% Smokefree State/Local Laws
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR)
added Jul 22, 2013 18:27

Taiwan’s Tennis Ace Flirts With China. How Could She? Cash.

Taiwan’s government has mobilized domestic companies to come to the rescue. These include the state-owned Taiwan Tobacco & Liquor Company, which has agreed to pay Hsieh about $167,700 to endorse Taiwan Beer.
New York Times
added Jul 20, 2013 12:04

[Germany] Bernie Ecclestone indicted by German judge in F1 case

Bernie Ecclestone has been formally served with an indictment from a German judge investigating allegations of bribery, the Formula One chief executive has confirmed.
added Jul 17, 2013 09:06

[New York] Metropolitan Museum Opens Huge Show of Baseball Cards

Burdick was a simple-living bachelor from the Syracuse area who found distraction from his chronic arthritis in the collection and study of American cards and ephemera, including the baseball-theme trade cards produced by tobacco and candy companies.
New York Times
added Jul 12, 2013 16:33

Angels' Josh Hamilton won't admit to or deny smokeless tobacco use

Josh Hamilton would not flat-out deny that he has resumed using smokeless tobacco when pressed on the matter again Wednesday, but the Angels right fielder went to great lengths to contain speculation about the issue.
Los Angeles Times
added Jul 7, 2013 21:18

Smoking Still Legal in Israeli Stadiums

Though it’s a violation of a World Health Organization convention, Justice Minister Tzipi Livni voted against a bill, drafted by MK Adi Kol, which would prohibit smoking in open stadiums, the Jerusalem Post reports. Livni said that she wants to ensure th
Tablet Magazine
added Jul 6, 2013 17:27

[Asia, Israel] Livni votes against open stadium non-smoking bill

Justice Minister Tzipi Livni last week voted down, in the Ministerial Committee on Legislation that she chairs, a bill that would prohibit smoking in open stadiums. She thereby voted that Israel should violate an international convention -- the World Hea
Jerusalem Post
added Jul 1, 2013 13:55

[UK] Buntingford racer gets sponsorship from e-cigarette company

Liberro, which is based in Buntingford, have tied up a deal with town racer Alex Roberts for his Madza ... Emma Christou, managing director of Liberro said: "I think it is the perfect partnership and we are now getting coverage all over the UK at motor
Hertsfordshire Mercury (uk)
added Jun 29, 2013 11:19

[UK-Scotland] DUFFY: Action on Smoking & Health (Scotland): Games can be a buzz without wheeze

ASH Scotland believes it will send out a positive message to children and young people if smoking is banned around the Sir Chris Hoy Velodrome and other venues during the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. Picture: Jane Barlow
The Scotsman (uk)
added Jun 24, 2013 11:36
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