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UAE tobacco law takes effect on January 21

Selling tobacco products to under-18s is banned, as is smoking in private cars while a child under 12 is in the vehicle. Tobacco advertisements are also forbidden under federal anti-tobacco law No 15 of 2009, which is effective from January 21.
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Jan 7, 2014 08:59
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[Oregon] Protect and expand personal freedom: Editorial Agenda 2014

well-meaning proposals that restrict personal freedom unjustifiably. This is the same bunch that prohibited people from smoking in their own vehicles if kids are present, after all. Windows open? Convertible top down? No matter.
The Oregonian
added Jan 7, 2014 17:16
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EDITORIAL: The Oregonian's 2014 Editorial Agenda

this element of our 2013 agenda will remain ... threats to personal freedom are common and frequently unexpected. … legislation prohibiting people from smoking in cars when kids are present, ... restrictions on smoking in open public spaces, and even Po
The Oregonian
added Jan 7, 2014 17:14
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[Massachusetts] LETTER: No smoking? Only if rules are enforced

yet people often smoke directly under one of the signs at the Davis Square bus waiting area without any T employee giving the violation a second thought. I also have smelled tobacco smoke downstairs at Park Street on the outbound side of the tracks nearly
Boston (MA) Globe
added Jan 4, 2014 12:33
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WYNNE: Oregon Passes a Smoke-Free Car Law, and Now I Want to Move There Even More

you really can't miss the dangers of second-hand smoking. It increases the risk of asthma, SIDS, low birth rate, and respiratory problems. There's also the risk of decreasing a child's cognitive function.
BlogHer.com
added Jan 2, 2014 08:53
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[UK] On line campaign to ban smoking in cars with child passengers

AN online campaign is urging parents to protect their children from cigarette smoke within the confines of the car by calling for legislation to protect them from secondhand smoke.
St Helens Star (uk)
added Dec 30, 2013 12:56
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[Oregon] Smokers beware: Smoking in a car with children present can cost you $500

Although some lawmakers objected to Oregon going too far to police personal conduct, Rep. Jim Thompson, R-Dallas, said the state is right to protect chlldren from second-hand smoke in such closed quarters.
The Oregonian
added Dec 29, 2013 10:39
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[Taiwan] No smoking at bus stops

Bus stops along Xinyi Road in Taipei are to be nonsmoking areas from next month to try to reduce the second-hand smoke inhaled by passengers, the Taipei City Government said yesterday. The city’s Department of Health said yesterday that it has listed th
Taipei Times (tw)
added Dec 27, 2013 22:22
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[Uae] News items promoting tobacco may be banned

Al Maidoor, head of the National Tobacco Control Committee at the Health Ministry said she is in talks with the National Media Council (NMC) to prevent indirect promotion of tobacco through newspaper articles. “According to the law and bylaws, direct or i
Khaleej Times (ae)
added Dec 25, 2013 21:49
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[UK] Lancashire Council backs call to ban smoking in cars carrying children

A NEW campaign to ban smoking in cars carrying children is being backed by Lancashire County Council and and Blackburn with Darwen Borough Council. The nationwide drive has been launched by Tobacco Free Futures and the British Lung Foundation (BLF).
Lancashire Evening Telegraph (uk)
added Dec 23, 2013 23:26
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