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VIDEO: Illinois Considers Banning Smoking While Driving With Kids

We spoke with some smokers who don't agree with this bill, but refused to comment on camera telling us legislators shouldn't be able to tell them where to smoke. Either way, the point lawmakers are trying to make remains clear: don't smoke around your c
KWQC TV 6 (Davenport, IA)
added Feb 22, 2014 21:42

[Africa, South Africa] Do you smoke with kids in the car?

The health risks of secondhand smoke are well-known. However, few people realise the devastating effects of secondhand smoke in a car, especially if the passengers are children.
Health 24 (za)
added Feb 22, 2014 19:27

[UK] MP Charles Walker claims smoking ban could 'criminalise' good parents

In the Commons debate, Charles Walker said: "It would be appalling if people who have been good parents in every other way found themselves being criminalised as a result of smoking in a car when their children were present," he said.
Hertsfordshire Mercury (uk)
added Feb 20, 2014 11:13

[UK-Scotland] CANT: Smoke-filled cars put children at risk

Scotland is being left behind as the rest of the UK takes steps to protect young people from lung damage and other dangers, says James Cant
The Scotsman (uk)
added Feb 20, 2014 04:07
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[UK] MPs back smoking in cars ban

ALL three of Coventry's MPs voted in favour of a ban on smoking in cars when children are passengers.
Coventry Observer (uk)
added Feb 20, 2014 04:01

[UK] A dozen Tories who voted against smoking in cars bill have tobacco industry links

Ten MPs and one minister were wooed by firm Japan Tobacco International with Chelsea Flower Show tickets costing up to £1,132 a time. They were joined in the No voting lobby by Kenneth Clarke, a former director of British American Tobacco.
The Mirror (uk)
added Feb 19, 2014 09:25

[UK] WILLIAMS: Smoking in cars: the hidden agenda behind the ban

The MPs who can't bear to see children in smoky cars but are unmoved by their poverty are simply demonising poor parents
Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Feb 19, 2014 09:16

[UK] BARRON: It's wrong to use poverty as a reason to oppose action against smoking

Zoe Williams seems to be arguing that we should not legislate to prevent smoking in cars with children ... I was brought up in a community where money was tight and smoking was commonplace. Many good men and women died young as a result. I don't need to
Comment is Free (The Guardian, UK)
added Feb 19, 2014 09:14

[UK-Wales] Anger as Newport bus station escapes smoking ban

A RESIDENT who was forced to leave Newport bus station due to those smoking around her has expressed her horror at discovering smoking is permitted in the new station. Helen Crimmins of Bassaleg, was at the city bus station taking shelter from the rain
South Wales Argus (uk)
added Feb 19, 2014 08:21
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[Illinois] Committee hears testimony on smoking in cars with children

Children riding in vehicles with adults who smoke are exposed to a smoke concentration that is up to 60 times higher than that found in a smoky tavern, an American Lung Association official said Tuesday. Kathy Drea, vice president of advocacy for the ALA
(IL) State Journal-Register
added Feb 19, 2014 08:07
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