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Esquire (blog) Missouri, Where the Lawmakers Smoke on the Job

If you thought our nation's Congress was bad, have a look at Missouri's statehouse. The Democrats there are so besieged that they can't even ban smoking from offices
Esquire Magazine
added Jan 18, 2013 07:09
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[Pennsylvania] LETTER: Site-limited smoking ban is unfair

The Monroe County Correctional Facility ... The employees of the correctional facility are not allowed to take smoking breaks nor even step outside of the facility during their 8.25-hour shift. There are plenty other places in the county at which employ
Pocono Record
added Jan 17, 2013 09:40
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Missouri House panel rejects office smoking ban

A Democratic proposal to ban smoking in the Capitol offices of Missouri House members was snuffed out Tuesday in a Republican-led committee.
AP - Associated Press
added Jan 16, 2013 06:30
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[Israel] Activists protest 'hidden cigarette ads' on TV show

The Israel Cancer Association and smoking prevention lawyer Amos Hausner have asked the High Court of Justice to bar smoking both inside and outside the villa in Neveh Ilan where the Big Brother reality show will begin filming its fifth season in a few m
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 16, 2013 05:37
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[Utah] Ridley's goes tobacco-free for employees

Ridley's Family Market implemented a new tobacco-free worksite policy at the first of the year that does not allow employees to smoke on the premises.
The Daily Universe (BYU)
added Jan 15, 2013 15:35
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[Israel] Health Ministry breaks own cigarette ban

After pushing Knesset amendment totally prohibiting cigarette smoking in gov't buildings, 'Post' finds butts littering ministry.
Jerusalem Post
added Jan 13, 2013 23:59
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Russian Lawmakers Propose Additions to Anti-Smoking Bill

Russian lawmakers proposed additions to anti-smoking bill, in particular to ban the so-called smoking rooms at work places and prohibit showing cigarettes on television and in films, Izvestia daily reported on Friday.
RIA Novosti (Russian Information Agency) (ru)
added Jan 11, 2013 13:29
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[Macau] SMOKING BAN BRINGS FINES AND STRIKE THREATS

Macau casinos’ efforts to ensure compliance with the smoking law have been roundly criticized by casino workers’ associations, which claim casino employees are now subject to even higher concentrations of nicotine-laden smoke.
CalvinAyre.com
added Jan 7, 2013 07:28
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Texas lawmaker takes aim at smoking with statewide ban

Filed by State Sen. Rodney Ellis (D-Houston), SB 86 would ban smoking in all indoor and outdoor workplaces, including bars and restaurants statewide.
KVUE (Austin, TX)
added Jan 4, 2013 09:44
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[UK] Smoking costs Plymouth £78.2million a year

CIGARETTE breaks are costing Plymouth businesses £16.5m a year in lost productivity. The Herald today reveals the true cost of a habit that annually costs the city £78.2m – that's £280 a year for each and every city resident.
This is Devon (Western Morning News) (uk)
added Jan 4, 2013 09:11
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