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[UK-Scotland] Exclusive: Anger over smoking law as it’s revealed police can’t fine you on the spot if you’re caught

ONLY one driver has been referred to prosecutors under a new law banning smoking in cars when children are present...But away from the publicity blitz surrounding the move, councils were told not to issue fines in the first six months and to concentrate o
The Sunday Post (uk)
added Apr 30, 2017 15:08
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[UK-Scotland] A Tobacco Endgame for Scotland?

Attendees at a recent meeting on developing Scotland’s tobacco ‘endgame’ strategy identified three key policy priorities for a Scottish ‘tobacco endgame’: restricting availability of tobacco; pursuing a ‘polluter pays’ approach with tobacco industry profi
Tobacco Control Journal blogs
added Apr 25, 2017 17:04
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[UK-Scotland] COSTA DRAGNET Costa del Sol crooks flooding Scotland with dodgy cigs to fund lavish lifestyles in Spain

Crimebusters reveal expat gangsters with links to underworld networks here have created an explosion in supplies of black market tobacco on the streets
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Apr 17, 2017 18:06
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[UK-Scotland] Recent ban on smoking in cars with children receives backing from majority of Scottish smokers

(ASH) Scotland, said that the YouGov survey showed recent legislation and initiatives around smoking and public health were proving “popular” with smokers and non-smokers alike. The survey, which was released by ASH Scotland today, was carried out online
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 18, 2017 13:45
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[UK-Scotland] Recent ban on smoking in cars with children receives backing from majority of Scottish smokers

the YouGov survey showed recent legislation and initiatives around smoking and public health were proving “popular” with smokers and non-smokers alike. The survey, which was released by ASH Scotland today, was carried out online, with a total sample size
Herald Scotland (The Herald and Sunday Herald) (uk)
added Apr 15, 2017 15:34
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[UK-Scotland] FLAVOURS UP IN SMOKE? Flavoured e-cigarettes should be BANNED to stop enticing kids to try them, health experts urge

Critics of the electronic devices say the flavours encourage kids to try them, and could create a new generation of nicotine addicts...But, leading charity Action on Smoking and Health (ASH) and the Independent British Vape Trade Association said flavoure
Scottish Sun (uk)
added Apr 13, 2017 12:27
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[UK-Scotland] Detainee succeeds in appeal against smoking ban at Carstairs

A detainee who sought judicial review of the legality of a comprehensive ban on smoking at the State Hospital at Carstairs has had his appeal unanimously allowed by justices in the Supreme Court to the extent that the part of the impugned decision, which
Scottish Legal News (uk)
added Apr 12, 2017 15:36
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[UK-Scotland] Experts fear e-cigarettes are a ‘gateway’ to teen smoking

The St Andrews University study found almost three-quarters of adolescent users of the gadgets admitted they also smoked cigarettes. Scotland has the highest smoking rate in Britain – one in five of the population puff away despite health problems linke
The Sunday Post (uk)
added Apr 10, 2017 15:21
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[UK-Scotland] The Scottish adolescent e-cigarette user: profiling from the Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle and Substance Use Survey (SALSUS)

•A total of 1.1% of Scottish adolescents were current e-cigarette users. •Eleven percent have tried e-cigarettes before. •Current e-cigarette users were more likely to be male and living rurally. •They consume alcohol on a weekly basis, are current drug u
Public Health
added Apr 10, 2017 14:54
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[UK-Scotland] E-cigarettes are ‘gateway’ to smoking for children

“Our findings suggest the possibility that non-smokers who would be less likely to take up conventional smoking — such as younger males, and those from higher socio-economic backgrounds — may be susceptible to e-cigarette use.” The study interviewed mor
Times Of London (uk)
added Apr 10, 2017 14:52
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