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[Alabama] Mobile City Council approves far-reaching smoking ban that excludes bars (Update)

The Mobile City Council today unanimously approved a ban on smoking in most public places -- including restaurants while excluding bars -- after weeks of debate
Mobile (AL) Press-Register
added Aug 22, 2012 14:03

[Alabama] Mobile bars excluded from smoking ban passed by council

Bars in Mobile will be excluded from a ban on smoking in public places that was unanimously approved by the Mobile City Council on Tuesday.
Birmingham (AL) Business Journal
added Aug 22, 2012 14:01

[Florida] Tax Loophole Fueling Rise In Teen Tobacco Use

CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald reports that public health experts fear the trend is fueled by a federal tax loophole, one that allows small cigarette-style cigars to sell for less than regular smokes. The result: it's getting the next generation hook
added Aug 21, 2012 20:58

[Australia] Gaming areas escape smoking bans

the State Government in NSW has confirmed new smoking bans will not affect outdoor gaming areas. The new legislation, passed in NSW Parliament on Tuesday night, will ban smoking in outdoor areas such as bus stops, train stations, taxi ranks, swimming po
The Shout (au)
added Aug 17, 2012 12:29

[Missouri] City Exempts 7 Businesses From Indoor Smoking Law

Seven Springfield businesses have been granted exemptions to the Smokefree Air Act of 2011, city health officials announced Thursday. The exemptions came about after the City Council approved modifications to the indoor smoking law, to allow smoking at
KOLR-TV Channel 10 (Springfield, MO)
added Aug 16, 2012 20:21

[Europe] Casino Plan Runs Into Opposition in Spain

New York Times
added Aug 16, 2012 12:09
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[Australia] Health minister's gamble as casino high roller smoking ban voted down

The New South Wales Health Minister, Jillian Skinner, has defended the state government's endorsement of smoking in the high-roller room at Sydney's Star casino, but left open the door for a ban in the future.
Sydney Morning Herald (au)
added Aug 16, 2012 11:44

[Australia] Star casino smoking exemption to stay

The high rollers room at Sydney's Star casino will remain exempt from anti-smoking laws after an amendment to have it included in a new NSW ban was voted down in state parliament.
AAP (Australian Associated Press) (au)
added Sep 29, 2012 12:08

[Missouri] St. Charles County voters may see competing smoking bans on November ballot

St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 15, 2012 14:28

[Thailand] PANDEY: The wrong kind of smoke signal

the Kuala Lumpur branch of Mandarin Oriental should do what is right for a bulk of its customers, who by the way are non-smokers, before someone gets the idea to take the hotel to court for violations of their rights.
Bangkok Post (th)
added Aug 14, 2012 21:28
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