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[Europe, Sweden] When is an exemption not an exemption? When the EU Commission says so

The health and consumer affairs commissioner, Tonio Borg, recently told the European Parliament that the Swedish exemption as set out in its accession treaty related only to the placing on the market of oral tobacco. ‘It did not in any way provide a dero
Tobacco Reporter
added Apr 3, 2013 09:18

[UK-Wales] Health minister signals change of tack on TV smoking ban exemption

The new Health Minister has indicated he will seek to change a controversial Welsh Government policy to exempt film and television production companies from the smoking ban. Mark Drakeford, who replaced Lesley Griffiths in a reshuffle last month, was a
WalesOnline (uk)
added Apr 2, 2013 09:02

Washington, Colorado bars test limits of legal pot laws

Washington's law bans pot distribution by anyone but a licensed seller — and no such licenses will be issued until the end of the year at the earliest. There's also a statewide smoking ban that prohibits smoking where people work. So the establishments
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 29, 2013 13:37

[Missouri] VIDEO: Council Needs More Time to Decide Changes on Smoking Ordinance

* All bars are exempt from the ban in a confusing and unclear decision. On the last item, council vote seemed clouded by discourse on whether or not to make it an all-inclusive policy. "If you need to exempt them, then you need to exempt the other ones
KQTV St.JoeChannel (St. Joseph, MO)
added Mar 28, 2013 13:03

[Netherlands] Small cafes must be smoke free, says appeal court

The appeal court in The Hague ruled on Tuesday that smoking must be banned in all cafes, with no exception for small cafes run by the owner. The smoking ban was introduced in 2008 and included all cafes, but in 2011 an exception was introduc (nl)
added Mar 28, 2013 10:38

[Wyoming] LETTER: Citizens' opinions and facts locked out of council process

The ordinance has now come under attack based on the unchallenged opinions of a few people. I say unchallenged because the citizens who support the smoke-free ordinance have been locked out of the process since the new city council took office. We have no
Casper (WY) Journal
added Mar 27, 2013 09:56
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[Wyoming] Amend or repeal - Casper discusses smoking ban

Casper City Councilman Steve Cathey said that in spite of having had a heart attack and six bypass surgeries, he favors letting businesses decide for themselves about smoking.
Casper (WY) Journal
added Mar 27, 2013 09:50
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[Wyoming] Non-Smokers To Rally At Casper’s City Council Meeting

Casper’s Non-Smokers are planning to show a rally of strength tomorrow afternoon and let the city council hear their collective voice. The American Cancer Society’s Cancer Action Network sent out this email alert to Casper Area Non-Smokers today:
KWYY My Country 95.5 (Casper, WY)
added Mar 27, 2013 09:47

[El Salvador, Wyoming] Casper City Council Discusses Several Proposed Smoking Ban Amendments

The ordinance was amended to indicate that, if passed, smoking would now be permitted within Casper-based taverns, lounges, bars and private clubs. Smoking in private clubs, however, would be prohibited during public events.
KTWO (K2) (Casper, WY)
added Mar 27, 2013 09:34

[New Jersey] Revel will set up smoking area on casino floor as part of bankruptcy plan

Atlantic City's only smoke-free casino will soon allow patrons to light up on the gambling floor. As part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, Revel says it plans to create a smoking area on the casino floor.
AP - Associated Press
added Mar 26, 2013 15:11
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