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[UK] Vaping in taxis could be banned by Calderdale Council

“There is a growing consensus that using e-cigarettes... is significantly less harmful than smoking tobacco. In addition, e-cigarettes reduce second-hand smoke exposure as they produce a vapour not smoke. “However, although they are not subject to any r
Huddersfield Daily Examiner/icHuddersfield (uk)
added Feb 12, 2018 19:40
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[Mississippi] MS bill banning smoking in cars with children fails

The bill that was recently killed would have made it a misdemeanor for an adult to smoke in a vehicle with a child under the age of six. Advocates said these laws are needed, but they have an idea why it's so hard for lawmakers to get it passed. "The t
WMC-TV Channel 5 (Memphis, TN)
added Feb 12, 2018 19:36
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[China] Shanghai Van Crash Caused by Smoking Driver, Police Say

A smoking driver ignited a fire inside a van carrying fuel canisters, causing him to lose control and slam into pedestrians on a sidewalk outside a Starbucks in Shanghai on Friday, the police said. At least 18 people were injured. The crash occurred just
New York Times
added Feb 12, 2018 06:38
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[UK] Smoking with a child in the car: Woman thought to be first on Teesside convicted after law change

Joanne Jones was caught on Christmas Eve on Union Street, central Middlesbrough, with two young children in a Vauxhall car. .. An officer on foot patrol noticed Jones smoking in the car and noted her registration details, later visiting her Linthorpe hom
Middlesboro Evening Gazette (uk)
added Feb 10, 2018 18:48
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[UK] What's the law on smoking in cars with kids present? What if it's a convertible? Find out here

Teesside's Joanne Jones was prosecuted this week for smoking in a car with children :: Find out what's illegal and what's not / When was the law introduced? The new legislation was brought in after a campaign by Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham in Octo
Middlesboro Evening Gazette (uk)
added Feb 10, 2018 18:43
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South Carolina: Bill would make smoking with a child in the car illegal

ABC 15 News spoke to smokers in our area to see how they felt about the idea. "Minors wouldn't really have a choice in the matter and it's bad for em. It's proven scientifically that second hand smoke will kill ya," said one person we talked to. Anothe
WPDE 15 (Conway, SC)
added Feb 10, 2018 18:36
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[South Carolina] SC bill could ban smoking in car with children

lawmakers have proposed a bill that would make it illegal to smoke in a car with children present. The bill, proposed on February 6, would prohibit "a person to smoke a tobacco product in a motor vehicle in which a minor is a passenger and provide a pena
NBC6  WCNC-TV (Charlotte, NC)
added Feb 9, 2018 17:26
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ALABAMA MAY MOVE TO BAN SMOKING IN CARS CARRYING MINORS

The Alabama House of Representatives has voted to make it illegal to smoke in a car carrying a child.
WTVA (Tupelo, MS)
added Feb 9, 2018 01:56
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[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Girl Scouts take on Big Tobacco, and win

It is hard to believe laws don't protect children throughout the country from mobile chambers of concentrated poison. The Colorado Springs City Council, Colorado legislators and Gov. John Hickenlooper should listen to the Girl Scouts. Do like Aurora, and
Colorado Springs (CO) Gazette
added Feb 8, 2018 19:42
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[Australia] Queensland government rakes in almost $1 million in on-the-spot fines after nabbing thousands of drivers smoking with kids in their car

The Queensland government has raked in almost $1 million after fining more than 3600 people for smoking in cars with children. In the last eight years 3668 fines were issued for the offence, which currently demands an on-the-spot fine of $252. It becam
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Feb 8, 2018 05:22
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