Archive for August, 2013

Aug 26 2013

Tobacco ban near schools

All-out war on smoking will be won in the trenches, but there is fear of those leading the charge is losing their appreciation for freedom.

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Aug 21 2013

Call for ban on tobacco sale

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The government should consider banning from selling of cigarettes from dairy, Otago University researchers say.

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Aug 19 2013

OU is preparing to ban the entire campus

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Smokers on the campus of Ohio University in Athens are being put on notice: your days of leaving the dormitory or other campus buildings for a cigarette numbered – at least if you want to do it legally.

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Aug 14 2013

Uruquay against Philip Morris

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Among the supporters of Australia, none is more vociferous than the government of Uruguay. He recently told the WTO Dispute Settlement Body that the world trading system “should not force their members to allow a product that kills its citizen’s unacceptable and alarming proportions continues to be sold as wrapped candy to attract new victims.”

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Aug 12 2013

Creating economic case smoking cessation

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Aug 07 2013

War on smoking means an uncertain future for the tobacco companies

Tobacco industry, unlike any other, is one sector where the government is not afraid to annoy multinationals. Irish cigarette sales, once largely the work of indigenous companies, are currently dominated by large international players.

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Aug 05 2013

Anti-smoking advocates fuming over the results of second-hand smoke study

Even on the outdoor patio, second-hand cigarette smoke can produce air quality comparable to the smoggy day in Los Angeles or even a forest fire, according to a new study.

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