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[Florida] HEALTH NEWS: Secondhand smoke and children

Second hand smoke is deadly and yet children are often exposed to it. Florida lawmakers are trying to limit their exposure in at least one place. A new law would ban smoking in the car with a child present. Eight states have smoking bans in private vehic
WEAR TV3 (Pensacola, FL)
added Jan 13, 2014 21:41

[Uae: Dubai] More UAE teen are smoking now

The number of children curious about smoking is increasing in the UAE, said a worried health official, but noted new anti-tobacco laws will help the younger generation. ... about 28 per cent of teens younger than 15 years are smoking. The Dubai Health Aut
Gulf News (ae)
added Jan 10, 2014 04:58

[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

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

[Minnesota, Oregon] Letters: Smoking, global warming, Boeing and student loans

My parents smoked in the car when I was a child, in Minnesota / as a volunteer in a city park, I routinely pick up hundreds of cigarette butts every week / laws, rules, regulations and restrictions which "every day renders the free agency of man less use
The Oregonian
added Jan 7, 2014 17:09

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

[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

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.
added Jan 2, 2014 08:53

[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

[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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