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[West Virginia] MOVHD mulls expanded ban on smoking

The Mid-Ohio Valley Health Department is studying revisions to the Clean Indoor Air regulations to eliminate smoking in hotels and motels in its six-county coverage region. The revisions would further reduce where people can smoke, including eliminating
Parkersburg (WV) News &Sentinel
added Dec 24, 2012 17:37

[North Dakota] Fargo bar may face charges over 'loophole' in smoking ban

A cigar lounge here that is attempting to skirt the statewide smoking ban may soon be facing legal action. The director of Fargo Cass Public Health said she plans to file a complaint with Cass County prosecutors against the owner of JT Cigarro, who has be
Jamestown (ND) Sun
added Dec 20, 2012 14:56

[North Dakota] JT Cigarro may face charges over smoking ban 'loophole'

The director of Fargo Cass Public Health said she plans to file a complaint with Cass County prosecutors against the owner of JT Cigarro, who has been allowing people to continue smoking in a “members only” room through what he has called a “loophole” in
Fargo (ND) InForum
added Dec 20, 2012 02:18

[Texas] Council adopts smoking ordinance

Despite overwhelming public support for extending a proposed smoking ban to bars, the Denton City Council bowed to pressure from local bar owners and adopted a smoking ban that left their businesses alone.
Denton (TX) Record-Chronicle
added Dec 19, 2012 03:11

Bulgarian Parliamentary Committee to Vote on Smoking Ban Amendments

Bulgaria's Parliamentary Economic Committee will vote Tuesday at a closed-doors session on the abolition of the full indoor smoking ban. Photo by Sofia Photo Agency (bg)
added Dec 18, 2012 02:48

ForUm Non-smoking Ukraine: fun without tobacco smoke

According to lawyer Taras Shevchenko, this bans applies to all types of cigarettes, including electronic cigarettes and water pipes. In fact, the law does not speak about cigarettes in particular, but about tobacco products in general, which includes smo
ForUm ( (ua)
added Dec 17, 2012 16:35

Consequences of clean indoor air exemptions in Oregon: the hookah story -- Maher et al.

In this letter, we describe the exemptions in Oregon's Indoor Clean Air Act (ICAA), subsequent proliferation of hookah lounges and associated monetary costs, as well as patterns in youth hookah use. To our knowledge, this is the first such published study
Tobacco Control
added Dec 13, 2012 01:54

Tobacco smoke pollution in the ‘non-smoking’ sections of selected popular restaurants in Pretoria, South Africa

the enabling legislation provided for a ban in smoking in public places, but also gave the Minister of Health powers to permit smoking in a prescribed portion of a public place. The Minister at that time exercised these powers.
Tobacco Control
added Dec 12, 2012 16:22

[North Dakota] As statewide ban goes into effect, patrons still smoking at Fargo business

there’s still smoking inside the JT Cigarro building. Dana Coulter, owner of the cigar lounge and Skky Bar, told The Forum on Wednesday that he had discovered a “loophole” in the comprehensive smoking ban and was planning on letting customers continue to
Grand Forks (ND) Herald
added Dec 8, 2012 15:10

[Washington] Pot welcomed in private smoking club

For a $10 fee, you can join Friends of Frankie's, a private club on the second floor run by volunteers. The space is designed for those who want to smoke cigarettes inside despite a ban on tobacco smoking in bars statewide.
KIRO/ Channel 7
added Dec 8, 2012 08:49
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