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Germany's most populous state toughens smoking ban

Germany's most populous state is toughening a ban on smoking in bars and restaurants, closing loopholes in its five-year-old restrictions. North Rhine-Westphalia, a western region of about 18 million people that includes Cologne, Bonn, Duesseldorf and t
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 30, 2012 09:34
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[Malaysia] Hotels in smoking dilemma

A loophole in regulations to curb smoking in public places has apparently made them not enforceable in hotels despite the Health Ministry's assertion to the contrary.
Sun Daily (my)
added Nov 29, 2012 16:43
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[Connecticut] Conn. clubs slowly move to snuff out smoking

Members-only private clubs are experimenting with non-smoking areas, nine years after the Connecticut General Assembly exempted the organizations from a ban on smoking in bars and restaurants.
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 29, 2012 16:17
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[Connecticut] Members-only clubs curb hours when smoking is allowed

Shift reflects declining number of smokers
Waterbury (CT) Republican-American
added Nov 29, 2012 16:17
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[Australia] Crown staff forced to passively smoke

According to the Department of Health, the international room must meet specific ventilation standards in order to allow smoking. Now Pearl Room staff are taking a stand, no longer willing to put their health on the line.
WAtoday.com.au (au)
added Nov 27, 2012 07:04
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[Colorado] EDITORIAL: Smoking ban

The city’s proposed ordinance makes no sense if Hillcrest Golf Course is exempt
Durango (CO) Herald
added Nov 14, 2012 13:18
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[UK-Wales] Letters show ministers advised against TV smoking ban exemption

Smoking could be allowed in Wales on film and TV sets The Welsh Government made it clear six years ago that exempting film and TV sets from the ban on smoking in public places would undermine the message about the dangers of exposure to second-hand smok
WalesOnline (uk)
added Nov 12, 2012 12:40
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[Indiana] Smoke ban deal irks bill's author

A deal struck by the Indiana Attorney General's Office to dismiss a legal challenge to the state's new smoking restrictions law doesn't square with the law's intent, its main sponsor said Friday. An American Legion post in northeast Indiana agreed this
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 20, 2012 19:32
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[Indiana] Smoking ban sponsor doesn't like lawsuit deal

A deal struck by the Indiana attorney general's office to dismiss a legal challenge to the state's new smoking restrictions law doesn't square with the law's intent, its main sponsor said Friday. An American Legion post in northeast Indiana agreed this w
AP - Associated Press
added Oct 20, 2012 19:26
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[Lebanon] Hezbollah bloc to oppose any changes to smoking law: Qassem

Hezbollah Deputy Secretary General Sheikh Naim Qassem described the recent implementation of a smoking ban in public places as a great accomplishment and said his bloc would refuse any amendments to the legislation. “We support the implementation of the
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Oct 19, 2012 09:03
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