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[Canada] Ontario government taking medical marijuana plan back to the drawing board

Damerla quickly reversed course Thursday over concerns about exposure to second-hand cannabis smoke in restaurants, theatres, offices and other public spaces where tobacco smoking is banned. “We will consider this feedback, look at it very carefully and s
Toronto (Ont) Star (ca)
added Nov 27, 2015 23:40
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[Canada] VIDEO: Ontario reconsiders day-old medical marijuana exemptions

The turnaround came just one day after the exemption for medical marijuana users to a vaporizing law came to light. The government quietly exempted them this week from a law that bans the use of e-cigarettes anywhere regular cigarettes are prohibited. It
Canadian Press
added Nov 27, 2015 23:39
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[Canada] VIDEO: Ontario reconsidering new medical marijuana exemptions

Ontario’s Liberal government says it is now reconsidering medical marijuana exemptions to e-cigarette rules that are so new they haven’t even technically come into effect. The turnaround comes just one day after the exemption for medical marijuana users
CityNews CP24 (ca)
added Nov 27, 2015 23:38
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[Asia-pacific, New Zealand] AUDIO: Mixed reaction to TPP signing

Anti-smoking group ASH said it is a major victory for public health. Director Stephanie Erick said it... the removal of tobacco companies from investor-state dispute settlement provisions means the New Zealand Government should have little to fear in pass
Radio Network (nz)
added Oct 6, 2015 10:54
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[UK] NFRN welcomes new proxy purchasing rules

NATIONAL Federation of Retail Newsagents (NFRN) welcomed the new proxy purchasing rules...The introduction of these new regulations means there is now legal support for the independent retailers who have been acting as the barrier between young people and
Asian Trader (uk)
added Oct 5, 2015 10:11
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[Wyoming] Court rules Casper wrong to exclude pro-smoking ban petition signatures

A judge on Tuesday ruled the Casper city clerk acted “arbitrarily and capriciously” in determining who to disqualify from a petition to reinstate the city's full smoking ban. The city will wait to review the court’s written decision before choosing how
Casper (WY) Star-Tribune
added Sep 19, 2015 23:24
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[Colorado] Supporters withdraw push for marijuana ballot measure

Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative to allow marijuana use in some Denver clubs, bars and hotels withdrew the measure Thursday while they negotiate with city officials amid concerns the measure could hurt Denver's reputation.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 3, 2015 21:02
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[Colorado] Supporters withdraw push for marijuana ballot measure | Daily Mail Online

Supporters of a proposed ballot initiative to allow marijuana use in some Denver clubs, bars and hotels withdrew the measure Thursday while they negotiate with city officials amid concerns the measure could hurt Denver's reputation.
AP - Associated Press
added Sep 3, 2015 21:02
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[Texas] Smoke-free ordinance faces final vote at Waco meeting

Compared with the current smoking ordinance passed in 2009, the new smoke-free ordinance eliminates exemptions for bars and pool halls, as well as for separately ventilated smoking areas inside restaurants and other businesses.
Waco (TX) Tribune-Herald
added Jul 19, 2015 11:54
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Smoking Allowed In Many Restaurants, Bars in Georgia

"The increase in smoking-allowed establishments may be attributed to the increase in the percentage of establishments permitting smoking in designated dining areas and the large percentage of establishments that permit smoking in outdoor areas," research
University Herald
added Jun 22, 2015 16:41
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