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[UK-Scotland] Ban smoking in all UK cars, say scientists

SMOKERS should be banned from lighting up in private cars due to the major health risks to children's health, a team of Scottish academics say.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 16, 2012 07:20
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[UK, UK-Scotland] Aberdeen University back proposals to ban smoking in private cars

THE Smoke-free Private Vehicles Bill to ban smoking in private cars is being considered by MPs.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Oct 16, 2012 07:10
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[UK, UK-Scotland] Smoking in the car 'breaks toxic limit'

Smoking in the car, even with the windows open or the air conditioning on, creates pollution that exceeds official "safe" limits, scientists say. Any child sitting in the back of a car when someone in the front is smoking would be exposed to this.
BBC Online
added Oct 16, 2012 07:12
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[UK-Scotland] Aberdeen Airport to provide airside smoking shelter

Plans for a designated airside smoking shelter are set to go ahead at Dyce terminal following a public consultation.
Aberdeen Evening Express (This is Aberdeen) (uk)
added Oct 18, 2012 09:39
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[UK-Scotland] 18th century letter warning of smoking dangers red-hot at auction

A NEWLY-discovered letter which showed that doctors were aware of the dangers of smoking as early as the 18th century has been sold at auction for £200.
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 12, 2012 08:38
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[UK-Scotland] Cigarette machines consigned to history as tobacco giant loses case

Sinclair Collis Ltd, a subsidiary of Imperial Tobacco, had challenged plans to outlaw the machines. Bannijng them is a major plank of the Scottish Government’s attempt to reduce smoking. Politicians across all parties welcomed the decision, hailing it a
The Scotsman (uk)
added Oct 12, 2012 07:48
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[UK-Scotland] Appeal judges reject cigarette machine ban challenge

Appeal judges have rejected a bid by Britain's biggest cigarette vending machine operator to halt a law banning their use in Scotland.
BBC Online
added Oct 12, 2012 08:39
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[UK-Scotland] Judges throw out appeal against ban on sales of cigarettes from vending machines in Scotland

THE ban was being fought under the European Convention on Human Rights but Lord Carloway ruled the new policy was being undertaken to stop young people smoking.
Daily Record and Sunday Mail (uk)
added Oct 10, 2012 17:04
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[UK-Scotland] Doctors' leaders condemn tobacco law delay

Doctors’ leaders have condemned the tobacco industry for taking further legal action that will delay a ban on displaying cigarettes in Scotland. A legal challenge by Imperial Tobacco has been made against the Scottish government’s legislation
OnMedica Group (uk)
added Oct 3, 2012 07:18
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[UK-Scotland] Plan to ban cigarette display in shops faces Supreme Court challenge

The Scotsman (uk)
added Sep 29, 2012 17:19
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