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[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

[Switzerland] Federal Council against tougher smoking law

Health minister Alain Berset says the Federal Council is against a new initiative to toughen smoking laws. Berset told reporters today that the government thinks current laws do enough to protect against second-hand smoke. 88.4 FM IN GENEVA (WRS) (ch)
added Aug 14, 2012 21:03

[Spain] EuroVegas smoking law leniency 'worries' European Commission

SPECULATION that smoking laws may be relaxed to allow customers to light up in the planned EuroVegas complex in order to maximise trade have caused 'concern' within the European Union. (es)
added Aug 14, 2012 20:58

[Pennsylvania] BONAVITA: Toomey's cigars stance puts jobs and votes ahead of public health

Toomey is on the wrong side of this issue. So is Scarnati. If tobacco is so lethal that its manufacturers had to pay billions to states, then the feds should regulate all forms of tobacco, not exempt the forms that provide votes for incumbents or campai
Dubois (PA) Courier-Express
added Aug 12, 2012 18:24

[Missouri] Anti-smoking groups in St. Charles County disagree with proposed smoking ban

If the petition, dubbed the "Non-Smoker Protection Act" makes it onto the ballot in November, Ameristar Casino and many of the bars and restaurants on historic Main Street would not be affected at all. "Obviously they didn't think the voters would be in
KMOV-TV (St. Louis, MO)
added Aug 11, 2012 14:39

[Missouri] Petitions submitted seeking St. Chas. Co. vote on smoking ban with widespread exemptions

Voters could see two smoking ban measures on the November ballot with one exempting the Ameristar Casino and many bars and restaurants.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 11, 2012 14:37

[Indiana] Legion post fights smoking ban

Attorneys for an area club challenging the state’s new anti-smoking law want the court to prohibit enforcement of the law while the case progresses through federal court.
Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Aug 9, 2012 16:08

[Missouri] Petitions filed to put smoking ban with exemptions on ballot in St. Charles County

A petition drive largely financed by Ameristar Casino turned in signatures Wednesday aimed at spurring a countywide vote in November on a smoking ban that would exempt the casino and many bars and restaurants.
St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 9, 2012 13:10

[Pennsylvania] VIDEO: Toomey pushes to exclude large and premium cigars from FDA regulation

In Valley visit, senator pushes his measure that would bar regulation of large and premium smokes.
Allentown (PA) Morning Call
added Aug 8, 2012 20:30

[Indiana] Beech Grove Considers Tougher Smoking Ban

The city council is considering a ban like the one recently passed in Indianapolis. It makes in smoking bars illegal, but allows it in private clubs -- places such as the American Legion, Moose, Eagles and VFW.
WIBC 91.3 FM (Indianapolis, IN)
added Aug 8, 2012 17:45
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