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[Cyprus] Up to one in three teens smoke

WITH THE latest statistics showing that up to one in three secondary school students in Cyprus are smokers, the health ministry and the police are launching an anti-smoking campaign. “Smoking is the only cause of death that is preventable in the world t
Cyprus Mail (cy)
added Nov 17, 2012 18:30
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[Canada] Ticketed for smoking in his car, Ontario man wins fight against the 'smoke police'

His defence lawyer, Gordon Cudmore, successfully argued that Kraemer wasn't an employee, the SUV wasn't a workplace where an employee might actually work and that "common sense" would dictate that Kraemer wasn't breaking any smoking law.
VANCOUVER 24 HOURS (ca)
added May 9, 2017 14:47
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Taiwan's new traffic regulations include smoking ban

Motor vehicle drivers caught smoking while driving on busy roads will soon be fined 600 new Taiwan dollar (US$18.9), according to a package of amendments coming into force next year aimed at raising the penalties for various offenses affecting traffic
Asia News Network (ANN) (th)
added Dec 25, 2014 02:04
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[Uae: Dubai] More UAE teen are smoking now

The number of children curious about smoking is increasing in the UAE, said a worried health official, but noted new anti-tobacco laws will help the younger generation. ... about 28 per cent of teens younger than 15 years are smoking. The Dubai Health Aut
Gulf News (ae)
added Jan 10, 2014 04:58
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[Indiana] Lit cigarette ignites oxygen killing 2 in I-70 car fire

Eastern Indiana police say two people died in a car fire along Interstate 70 after an occupant lit a cigarette as another person in the car was using medical oxygen.
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 12, 2013 12:24
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Smokers' Kids Don't Get a Break in Cars

* Most parents who smoke don't make strong efforts to protect their kids from it in the car. * Note that after adjustment for other factors, smokers with an infant under 1 year of age and lighter smokers (≤10 cigarettes per day) were significantly
MedPage Today
added Nov 13, 2012 11:08
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[Canada] Two convicted in Sudbury for illegal smoking

The Sudbury and District Health Unit has successfully prosecuted two cases under the Smoke-Free Ontario Act....The first conviction was to an individual for smoking on hospital property. The resulting fine was for $3,000 plus surcharges. The second conv
Sudbury (Ont) Star (ca)
added Dec 15, 2017 03:15
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[France] French tobacconists sabotage speed cameras in cigarette packaging protest

The radar 'hooding' - by covering them with bin liners - is symbolic: a 'cover up' that deprives the government of money in the same way that the anti-smoking legislation will reduce tobacco sales, and tax revenue, the protesters say. The first hooding
Reuters
added Jul 21, 2015 15:13
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[Canada] McDonald’s asks smokers to butt out in drive-thru

McDonald’s locations in Belleville have posted new signs stating, “Due to hazards of second hand smoke, please extinguish your cigarette before reaching the first Drive-Thru window.” Jessica Elgie, health promoter in tobacco control for the Hastings Pri
Belleville (Ont) Intelligencer (ca)
added Jul 18, 2015 13:07
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[Europe, UK] Changes to tobacco regulations 2015/16 (PDF)

This document has been produced to provide local authorities with a summary of what these new regulations will, or are likely to, cover, when they are likely to be introduced, who will be responsible for enforcement, and what the penalty will be for non-
ASH London (uk)
added Feb 26, 2015 09:30
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