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[Australia] Dad caught smoking with child in his car

Noticing an 18-month-old child in the back seat of the car, they asked him if he'd been smoking while driving. "Yeah, I didn't know I couldn't," was the man's reply. Officers soon informed him that it was illegal to smoke in a car carrying children - a
Illawarra (NSW) Mercury (au)
added Apr 16, 2014 11:04
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[Asia, China] Ban smoking in Hong Kong homes and cars to protect children, expert urges

Professor Lam Tai-hing was speaking after a new study, published yesterday, showed that second-hand smoke can make children prone to heart attacks and strokes later in life, in addition to other known risks such as lung cancer, middle-ear disease and res
South China Morning Post
added Mar 6, 2014 02:29
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Revisiting Nicaragua, This Time as a Tourist

Estelí is also the country’s cigar capital, and according to Cigar Journal’s rankings, many of the world’s top stogies are born here. The cigar producers, most of them of Cuban descent, waited out the revolution in Honduras and in the United States and ma
New York Times
added Mar 5, 2014 14:17
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[UK] PAPE: Please protect me from smoking in cars

My father smoked since he was a teenager and stopped only last year. Thankfully, he never smoked when I was in the car with him but not everyone is as considerate. Young people dislike the taste and smell of cigarette fumes. Friends who've been in cars
Politics.co.uk (uk)
added Feb 10, 2014 15:31
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[Colorado] Campaign aims to debunk myths about secondhand smoke

Colorado county health departments hope to convince parents to make kids 'A Smoke-Free Zone'
Loveland (CO) Daily Reporter-Herald
added Sep 29, 2013 20:25
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Ministry of Health announces new regulations in UAE's anti-tobacco law

The main drive of the new regulations is aiming to reduce smoking among youth. A study carried out in Abu Dhabi showed that 28 per cent of children aged 15 years or younger, are smokers, while 30 per cent of people aged 18 are smokers.
7 Days (ae)
added Aug 20, 2013 07:14
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[Canada] Robyn Urback: Don’t feed the smokers

Unless Thunder Bay reveals that this is all a big hoax (which, frankly, would make more sense than the status quo), we are forced to believe that smokers at a Thunder Bay, Ont. bus terminal must now retreat to a little fenced-off pen if they wish to smoke
National Post (ca)
added Jun 26, 2013 07:02
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Oregon Will Forbid Smoking When Kids are in the Car

Gov. John Kitzhaber will sign Senate Bill 444, which expands the state’s smoke-free zones to include private automobiles that carry children. Police will only be able to cite motorists who allegedly violate another traffic law.
The Lund Report
added Jun 5, 2013 10:05
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[UK-Scotland] Jim Hume MSP launches consultation on bill banning smoking in vehicles with children present

Jim says in the foreword to his consultation document: Recent research has shown that 17% of 11-16 year olds in the UK are exposed to second-hand smoke more than once a week while in a car with a further 30% indicating exposure once a week or less. Thes
Liberal Democrat website (uk)
added May 31, 2013 10:33
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[UK] Ban smoking in cars, says health minister

Smoking should be banned in cars carrying children, says England's public health minister. Anna Soubry said her personal view was that it was justified on "child welfare" grounds.
BBC Online
added Feb 26, 2013 14:25
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