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[California] Glendale council loosens some smoking regulations

Restaurants with large outdoor dining areas will be able to devote more space to smokers. . . . smokers can sit in 25% of outdoor dining areas that are less than 2,000 square feet, 50% of spaces between 2,000 and 5,000 square feet and 66% of any larger
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Oct 8, 2012 03:00

[California] LETTER: Secondhand smoke drifts regardless of scale

The health of the citizens of Glendale has been sold out to private retail tobacco interests and the business owners who are eager to profit at the expense of our children, families and senior citizens . . . . I hope voters will remember this action nex
Glendale (CA) News-Press
added Oct 7, 2012 21:50

Smoking ban 'should apply to all' in UAE

Since adhering to a smoking ban in malls put into effect by the Department of Economic Development (DeD) at the beginning of July, the owner has seen a vast drop in sales. The drop, he said, is not so much to do with customers not being allowed to smok
The National Newspaper (ae)
added Oct 7, 2012 17:19

[Arizona] Smoke-free park zones in Kingman Ok'd

The program, which will continue to be implemented in the parks, consists of smoke-free zones in areas where people gather, such as the bleachers and playgrounds at Centennial Park. Cigarette butt receptacles, many with signs attached that say, "Help kee
Kingman (AZ) Daily Miner
added Oct 5, 2012 17:40

MP proposes amendments to Lebanon nonsmoking ban

Amendments to the nonsmoking ban proposed by Lebanese Forces MP Antoine Zahra would include designated sections for smokers and would also eventually yield income to the treasury via taxes, the politician said Thursday.
Beirut Daily Star (lb)
added Oct 4, 2012 08:55

[Alabama] City Council rejects attempt to alter Mobile's new anti-smoking ordinance

Just in time for Halloween, Mobile has a brand-new Frankenstein’s monster: An anti-smoking ordinance that has its Mobile City Council creators hanging on it still trying to cut and stitch as it takes its first lumbering steps.
Birmingham (AL) News
added Oct 2, 2012 16:45

[UK-Wales] Concerns grow over plans to exempt film makers from smoking ban

Concern is growing over a proposal to exempt film makers from the smoking ban on indoor public places after the Welsh Government was unable to confirm that the plan has been endorsed by two successive chief medical officers.
WalesOnline (uk)
added Oct 1, 2012 08:13

[Alabama] Bessemer public hearing on smoking ban set for Monday

The meeting is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Bessemer City Hall at 1800 Third Ave. North. Bessemer business owners said they have petitions signed by at least 1,500 people who oppose the city's new smoking ban, which passed in August on a 5-0 vote. The ban wa
Birmingham (AL) News
added Oct 1, 2012 01:46

[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
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[Australia] High Rollers Can Continue to Smoke in Sydney's Star Casino, report Lucky Nugget Casino

Star Casino’s high roller room will remain untouched by the ban . . . Star Casino has assured MPs staff are not forced to work in the high roller rooms, rather they are volunteers and there is actually a waiting list of staff waiting to work in these roo
Business Wire
added Sep 29, 2012 11:53
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