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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
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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
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[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
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[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] 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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[UK] Child car smoking ban proposal before Lords

The Lords has backed a Labour plan to ban smoking in cars carrying children, despite opposition from the government. Labour peers tabled an amendment to the Children and Families Bill detailing their proposal for England, which they said was about "prot
BBC Online
added Jan 29, 2014 18:01
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[UK] Should people be allowed to smoke with children in the car?

The ban is set to be voted upon by the House of Lords later. The party says that if the ban is not passed, it will be included in its manifesto for the next election. Shadow health secretary Andy Burnham told Sky News today: "When it comes to improving
Stoke Sentinel (This Is Staffordshire) (uk)
added Jan 29, 2014 17:52
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Proposed Illinois law would make it illegal to smoke with kids in the car

Illinois State Senator Ira Silverstein (D-Chicago) introduced Senate Bill 2659, which would prohibit any person from smoking tobacco, or anything else, while any minors are in the vehicle. “Second-hand smoke has serious health effects, and Illinois al
WQAD-TV (Moline, IL)
added Jan 27, 2014 14:11
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[UK] Fare cop: 90% of Liverpool cigarette fines are for smoking in taxis

Liverpool council has dished out 445 fines for smoking in public since 2008 – and 418 of these were for lighting up in cabs. But smokers were also slapped with penalties in takeaways, pubs, a prison van and Millennium House, where some local authority
Liverpool Daily Post & Echo (uk)
added Jan 27, 2014 13:46
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