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[Texas] Smoking ban opponents deliver 1,500 signatures to City Hall

Roughly a dozen opponents of a proposed smoking ban met Friday afternoon on the steps of Arlington City Hall wielding more than 1,500 signed petitions in opposition. The group of mostly bar owners and employees are against a proposed 100 percent smoke-f
Arlington (TX) Voice
added Apr 22, 2017 12:44
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[Texas] Wichita Falls votes to expand smoke-free areas

Smoke-Free Texas Coalition applauds the persistence of the many individuals and organizations that have fought the long battle to make Wichita Falls smoke-free. Nevertheless, it is disappointing that the ordinance will have a lengthy implementation period
KSWO-TV ( Lawton, OK)
added Jun 18, 2014 19:14
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[Rhode Island] Barrington woman, non-smoker, told to close her vents

Someone wants a Deerfield Avenue woman to keep her smoking inside, but there’s just one problem – the woman doesn’t smoke.
East Bay Newspapers (Bristol, RI)
added Nov 1, 2012 18:16
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[Asia-pacific, China, Macau] GROUP CALLS FOR SECOND-HAND SMOKE TO BE CONSIDERED OCCUPATIONAL HAZARD

The Macau Gaming Industry Frontline Workers’ Union delivered a petition this week to the government calling for second-hand smoke to be considered an occupational hazard to casino workers. The association would like to challenge the idea that improving
Macau Daily Times (mo)
added Feb 23, 2017 13:39
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[Iowa] LETTER: Casino officials repeat their smoking lie

It's time the casino industry stop lying about the health risks it glibly exposes Iowa workers and their patrons to, and it's time the Legislature stop blithely buying the lie and, instead, take action. Secondhand smoke kills. It has no place in any Iowa
Des Moines (IA) Register
added Nov 4, 2014 07:34
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[Mississippi] MCCOMB, Miss.: Proposed broader smoking ban draws comments

The McComb Board of Selectmen has heard from local residents on a proposal to broaden the city's no smoking ordinance. ... However, smoking is permitted in restaurants that have a bar with a separate ventilation system.
AP - Associated Press
added Apr 26, 2013 21:39
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[Asia-pacific, Japan] ‘Life or death’: Tokyo pub owners fear impact of tougher smoking laws

Under an anti-smoking ordinance adopted by the Tokyo Metropolitan Assembly last month, the 73-year-old owner of a small udon (wheat noodles) restaurant in the Takadanobaba district will soon have to make a choice: declare the entire interior nonsmoking o
Japan Times (jp)
added Jul 19, 2018 21:17
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Holes under the spotlight

Questions have been raised in the EU parliament about the possible health risks associated with cigarettes whose filters have ventilation holes. In a preamble to their questions, which will be answered in writing by the Commission, the Dutch ME
Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 22, 2017 18:16
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[New York] De Blasio, Gentile sign hookah regulation bill

While the bill grandfathers in hookah lounges where 50 percent or more of their revenue comes from the sale of non-tobacco smoking products, those businesses will now have to meet basic health and safety requirements, including installing ventilation sys
Brooklyn (NY) Daily Eagle.
added Oct 21, 2017 23:16
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Breathing Space: Don't Buy the Ventilation Lie

In the late 1990's, Philip Morris hatched a strategy to promote ventilation systems and smoking rooms as a way to undermine smokefree laws. ... Advocates need to be clear that sections, rooms, or fancy casino air cleaning systems do not protect workers o
Americans for Nonsmokers' Rights (ANR)
added Mar 16, 2013 12:36
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