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[Colorado] Denver voters consider 'social use' spaces to smoke marijuana

Unlike a recent petition for private clubs for pot in Denver, ordnance 300 would allow the social use of marijuana in regular businesses such as bars or cafes or even yoga studios, under certain conditions such as not being within 1,000 feet of a “childr
KIRO/ Channel 7
added Oct 17, 2016 18:02

[Missouri] Health officials, businesses react to indoor vaping possibility

The possibility that the City Council may allow the use of electronic cigarettes in public establishments is drawing mixed reviews. This week, councilmembers discussed removing the use of electronic cigarettes from the city’s smoking ban at a work sessio
St. Joseph (MO) News-Press
added Oct 9, 2016 14:41
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[Wyoming] McDaniel: No need to revisit ban on smoking in public places

Smoke-free laws that prohibit smoking in all indoor areas of a venue fully protect nonsmokers from involuntary exposure to secondhand smoke indoors.” Here’s hoping Mr. Johnson’s colleagues will not take the bait. This matter was decided correctly 10 yea
Wyoming Tribune-Eagle
added Oct 8, 2016 15:38
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[Michigan] After five years, University policy on tobacco remains unclear

But despite the University’s efforts to keep students from smoking, Walrath said she smokes with friends at popular spots near campus buildings, calling herself an occasional, social smoker of both traditional cigarettes and vaporizers. Needless to say,
Michigan Daily [U. of Michigan]
added Oct 6, 2016 16:02

[UK] Secret ashtrays, three-day-old food and FILTHY tray tables: Cabin crew reveal the secrets they never tell passengers about flying

A flight attendant revealed: 'There are ash trays on the lav doors beside the no smoking sign , for those passengers who are adamant and still decide to smoke so that they won't just trash the lit cigarette in the bin which could lead to a fire .'
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Sep 27, 2016 18:04

[Netherlands] Court rules cafes and bars can set up smoking rooms

Cafes and bars can continue to set up special smoking rooms where customers can light up, judges in The Hague said on Wednesday. Anti-smoking lobby group Clean Air Nederland had gone to court in an effort to have all smoking rooms abolished. It argues tha (nl)
added Sep 15, 2016 18:09

[Netherlands] Dutch court stubs out plan to stop smokers' corner in cafes

court Wednesday threw out a case brought by anti-cigarette campaigners seeking to force the government to close down public spaces reserved for smokers in some cafes and bars. Clean Air Netherlands "lost its case against the state," said the group, who f
AFP - Agence France Presse (fr)
added Sep 15, 2016 18:08

[New Jersey] Why NJ’s anti-smoking lawmaker is leading the effort to open cigar lounges

creation of new cigar lounges received the green light from an Assembly panel on Thursday...Gusciora, D-Mercer, a primary sponsor of the measure, said his effort is geared toward a unique subset of the population that enjoys smoking cigars and doesn’t min
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Sep 12, 2016 16:42

H.R.5955 - Restore Charitable Contributions of Premium Cigars to the Troops Act of 2016

Sponsor: Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] (Introduced 09/08/2016) Committees: House - Energy and Commerce Latest Action: 09/08/2016 Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce. (All Actions) Tracker: This bill has the status Introduced
added Sep 9, 2016 18:23

Tobacco Industry Works to Block Rules on E-Cigarettes

The e-cigarette and cigar industries have enlisted high-profile lobbyists and influential congressional allies...documents obtained by The New York Times show that Altria last year distributed draft legislation on Capitol Hill that would eliminate the new
New York Times
added Sep 2, 2016 15:18
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