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[UK] ROUTLEDGE: A triumph of common sense over the vested interests of the tobacco industry

Mirror columnist Paul Routledge says it's right that children shouldn't be exposed to the risk of asthma and lung disease by parents who smoke behind the wheel
The Mirror (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 23:51

[UK] EDITORIAL: Smoke Zone / There is a strong case for banning smoking in cars with children present

When it was first suggested that passive smoking was harmful, the idea was controversial and the evidence thin. It is not so now. It is widely accepted that second-hand smoking is dangerous to those who experience it for a
Times Of London (uk)
added Feb 14, 2014 15:29
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[UK] 'Public backs' child car smoking ban, says MSP

Mr Hume said the majority of the 161 responses to his consultation showed public backed the crackdown. He said: "Many of the charities, individuals and health professionals who have backed my proposals recognise that this is about giving children the be
BBC Online
added Feb 1, 2014 23:47

[UK] A solution to smoking in car question?

The Yorkshire Evening Post asked interested parties on either side of the debate to outline the arguments for and against. Paul Lambert, a public health specialist in tobacco control in Leeds, said: “Second hand smoke has terrible detrimental effects on
Yorkshire Post (uk)
added Feb 1, 2014 23:41
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[UK] Nick Clegg opposes smoking ban in cars with children

Proposals to ban smoking in cars with children present have hit an obstacle after Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg made clear he does not back legislation. A Labour plan to give the Health Secretary powers to make smoking with children in the car an off
Press Association (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 09:04
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[UK] Smoking ban in cars with children unenforceable, says Nick Clegg

Deputy PM says he does not believe legislation would make a difference, after peers vote in favour of ban
The Guardian (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 09:03

[UK] GORE: A ban on smoking in cars with children is an authoritarian step too far

A country that seeks to control the private life of non-criminal adults is not one I want to live in
Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Jan 30, 2014 09:02

[UK] Why not ban TV too? Clegg opposes car smoke clampdown

Nick Clegg is against a ban on smoking in cars, saying it is "basic common sense" that cigarette smoke is bad for children. A ban could be in force within weeks after the House of Lords voted by 222 to 197 to back a Labour amendment to fine parents who
Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 08:56
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[UK] Lords vote to ban motorists from smoking in cars carrying children

Health campaigners say ban could protect nearly half a million children who are exposed second-hand smoke every week
The Independent (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 12:40

[UK] No smoking if children are in the back of the car: Controversial ban could be law in days after House of Lords backs move

The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 08:54
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